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First day of school!

We hope you school parents out there had a good first day without your children and that your children had a good first day in class. It wasn't just the first day for students, but also for Lufkin ISD's new superintendent. Caleb Beames followed her around as she met students and teachers at her schools and he'll tell you how that went at 6.

The Buckner Family Place is home to more than 30 mothers who are also full-time students. They are preparing to begin the fall semester at Angelina College next week as many of them settle into their free housing units with their children. At 6, Maegan Prejean explains how the full-time college students and parents are reaching success.

Also at 6, Donna McCollum tells you about the life and legacy of Nacogdoches businessman and civic leader Charles Bright.

A new voting law in the state of Texas is changing the way most folks are going to be able to vote this coming election. Everyone will now have to show a photo ID, but that's not all. Michelle Reed has the story at 10.

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