Three dog night

The dogs are back in Nacogdoches County. Now, there are three on staff, patrolling the streets of the county. Is three necessary? Donna McCollum has the report at 6.

Health officals are working to combat chronic illness throughout Deep East Texas. Volunteers were educated on illnesses from diabetes to arthritis and how to help manage those conditions. At 6, Francesca Washington explains how support is being spread through 12 Deep East Texas counties to people in need.

Hundreds lobbied for gay rights Monday at the state capitol. Including one Nacogdoches couple who hopes their voices will be heard for equality and civil rights. At 10, Maegan Prejean explains how the married couple wants to end discrimination.

It's the Affordable Care Act, and even though we still have almost a year to prepare for it, a health insurance agent in Lufkin says it's time to reconsider that time frame.

Jeff Awtrey

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