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Chuck Norris Fan Gets Motivational Message From Hero

A couple of months ago we met a young Chuck Norris fan battling a rare disease. Now she's getting an inspirational message from her hero.

Summertime Learning Wet Study

In this week's Summertime learning, we see how local high schoolers are underwater for research.

Kayaking at Camp Helen State Park

Kayla was live at Camp Helen State Park for some summer fun.

Bo Spring Band

Some members of the Bo Spring Band joined us in studio to tell us about their upcoming performance for a July 4th celebration.

GC Hoops

GC Hoops

Airport Board

Airport Board



NBC News Headlines

More Than Half of Hate Crimes Aren't Reported to Police

More than half of the 250,000 hate crimes that took place each year between 2004 and 2015 went unreported to law enforcement for a variety of reasons.

Lots of Americans Prescribed Opioids, Insurance Survey Shows

More than 20 percent of commercially insured Americans got a prescription for an opioid in 2015 alone, Blue Cross and Blue Shield reports

Perjury Charge Dropped Against Ex-Trooper in Sandra Bland Case

Encinia was the only official to be charged criminally in the Bland case, and he agreed to surrender his peace officer license and not work in law enforcement.

Needle-Free Flu Patch Works as Well as a Shot

People who tried out the patch said it was not difficult or painful to use, and tests suggested it created about the same immune response as a regular flu shot.

11-Year-Old Boy's Invention Could Prevent Hot Car Deaths

Young Bishop Curry, after seeing a local news report about a baby who died in a hot car, resolved to make sure that never happened again.