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Are East Texas doctors worried about your well-being or are they looking for a kickback?

Some doctors here in East Texas are getting tens of thousands every year, just for speaking about certain drugs. Does that concern you, or do you trust they're remaining ethical? At 10, Donna McCollum talks to two doctors who receive that kind of money and get their take about what's happening today in the pharmaceutical company and if we should be concerned.

Pressure is on to cut bicycling and walking programs all over the state. At 6, Donna reports last-ditch efforts are underway to save the "Safe Routes to School" program.

Maybe you were one of 15,000 to pick up a tree seedling this Arbor Day. At 6, Alexis Spears will tell you how today's give-away is a step in the right direction for the Pineywoods.

Jeff Awtrey

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