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Texas Leads the Way With the Year’s Hottest Food Trends

The rest of the country discovered something this year that Texans have known for a long time. Queso is good. On everything!

Lots of food trends popped up this year (some better than others) and Texas has been a trend setter in the process.

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Devastating Deer Disease is Changing the Way Texans Hunt

A disease that impacts deer causes them to have major neurological problems, and it can rip through a herd pretty quickly.

Wildlife managers in Texas are doing their best to prevent the spread, and that means hunters have to adjust their routines and obey some new rules to help out.

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10 Things You Miss When You Leave Texas

Why anyone ever leaves our beloved state of Texas is a mystery to me. Maybe a job calls your name or you want to get far, far away from your ex. Whatever the reason, there are many things you're gonna miss when you're gone. Like the bathrooms at Buc-ee's, and dance halls that are older than your great grandmother. What else?

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Texas is Selling Your Driver’s License Info

If you have a Texas driver's license, there's a good chance that another business has the information that's listed on your ID card. The state of Texas is selling our info, and they've made $2.7 million on it since 2010.

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A Lufkin Man Admits To Getting High On Drugs Before Two Wrecks

As a man involved in an accident left the scene he ended up smashing into two other parked vehicles, and he admitted to police that he got high on PCP before getting behind the wheel. It had to have happened in another state, right? Nope, right here in East Texas.

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Eat It All And Your Meal Is Free At These Texas Restaurants

Texans can be big eaters, and sometimes that saves us money.

How about a little weekend challenge? If you can polish off a monster burger at one restaurant in Nacogdoches, the meal is free. And it's just one of the Texas restaurants on a long list that will give you the opportunity to eat your way to victory.

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Halloween May Mess Up Texas’ Plans to Control Head Lice

Texas schools now have to notify parents within five days if a classmate has head lice, and the hope is the new rules will help stop the spread. And then Halloween happens!

There's a huge spike in head lice cases this time of year, and wigs and masks may be to blame. Eeww.

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Are Texas Homecoming Mums Getting Too Crazy?

Mums at homecoming have been a Texas tradition for years, but are they getting too elaborate? One Texas girl spent $600 on her mum.

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Flu Shots in Texas; Should We Get Them At the Doctor or in a Store?

Flu season is coming, and the flu shots are already available to help us stay healthy and kick sickness to the curb this fall and winter.

Is it better to get a flu shot at the doctor's office, or while you're at a store picking up frozen pizzas and toilet paper? Take the poll!

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Harvey Looters Make Problems Worse in one Southeast Texas Town

Some people are so unscrupulous. As one southeast Texas town just tries to get back on its feet after getting sideswiped by Hurricane Harvey, it's having to deal with thieves descending upon neighborhoods looking to pad their pockets.

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Whataburger Chips in Big Bucks for Harvey Relief

With at least one of its locations under water after Harvey, Whataburger has pledged not only to help its employees but all Texans impacted by the floods.

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In Texas, You Could Be Living in a Haunted House and Not Know It

When you're selling a house in Texas you've got to disclose many things, like whether the oven works and whether you've replaced the roof recently. But you don't have to disclose whether or not you have ghosts! Here's what the law says.

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