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Mourning continues

A Nacogdoches man who had suffered from injuries suffered in a vehicle accident three years ago died yesterday. Today, his family and caregivers are of course still mourning. But as Donna McCollum reports at 6, there is still a lot to learn from the support they provided for him.

After providing dispatch services to Angelina County VFDs for the past 30 years, the City of Lufkin has decided to discontinue that service. At 6, Leigha Hughes explains how while this has put VFDs in a tough position but you can still feel safe knowing firefighters will be able to respond to your needs just as fast as they always have.

By the time they have reached middle school, most students have mastered the art of playing with Legos. Now teams from several East Texas schools are taking it to the next level by building robots. At 5, Francesca Washington shows how these students develop their robots and the obstacles they faced.

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