Not the weakest Link

Michelle Reed learned firsthand just how strong Kaitlin Link is. Michelle Reed went to Cushing today and met the 18-year-old, who is representing her country at the World Powerlifting Championships. She'll have that story at 6.

While one SFA student remains in the hospital with serious injuries, three others are being mourned following a weekend wreck in Rusk County. Donna McCollum talks to those who were close to the students at 6. And at 10, Leigha Hughes attends the candlelight vigil.

Tens of thousands attended the NRA's annual convention this weekend in Houston. Many of those were East Texans, including Dustin Ellermann, who won the History Channel's Top Shot competition. At 5, Caleb Beames shares Ellermann's perspective on the experience.

Some theater-goers are taking issue with one company's decision to search bags and purses for security reasons. But two East Texans feel one security guard a step too far when he searched one person's phone. Maegan Prejean has the story at 10.

Jeff Awtrey

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