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Three fast food employees in Taylor, Texas, were arrested after an ecstasy pill was found in a hamburger wrapper. (KXAN via NBC News) Three fast food employees in Taylor, Texas, were arrested after an ecstasy pill was found in a hamburger wrapper. (KXAN via NBC News)

Police: Texas burger served with ecstasy pill

Three employees at the Sonic restaurant in Taylor, Texas, were taken into custody after the discovery was reported.

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New school nears construction in Pauls Valley

An artist's rendering of a new elementary school planned in Pauls Valley. (Courtesy) An artist's rendering of a new elementary school planned in Pauls Valley. (Courtesy)

A $23 million bond issue will help fund a new elementary school in the Garvin County community.

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Party time clouded by helium shortage

There is a shortage of helium, the gas used to inflate party balloons. (KTEN) There is a shortage of helium, the gas used to inflate party balloons. (KTEN)

A nationwide helium shortage is making tanks of the lighter-than-air gas used to fill balloons more expensive.

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Van Alstyne toy drive benefits abused kids

Van Alstyne students get toys ready for distribution. (KTEN) Van Alstyne students get toys ready for distribution. (KTEN)

The Van Alstyne High School student council spearheaded a drive to collect 100 toys from classmates, parents, and staff.

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Grayson County churches present Christmas musical Video included

A scene from the performance of "Jesus Our Treasure" in Sherman. (KTEN) A scene from the performance of "Jesus Our Treasure" in Sherman. (KTEN)

The two performances of "Jesus Our Treasure" on Saturday and Sunday featured a combined choir of about 100 singers from five different churches.

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OU's Kyler Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets Video included

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray holds the Hesiman Trophy after winning the award Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray holds the Hesiman Trophy after winning the award Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

"I apologize for the tweets that have come to light tonight from when I was 14 and 15," Kyler Murray said after winning the Heisman Trophy.

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Durant urges shoppers to spend locally Video included

Durant Main Street sign. (KTEN) Durant Main Street sign. (KTEN)

"If you can keep your dollars locally here in Durant, it helps everybody involved," said City Manager Tim Rundel,

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Anna Police Apprehend Shooter

Anna Police investigate drive by shooting Anna Police investigate drive by shooting

ANNA, Texas --- Anna police are looking for a suspect who shot someone this morning. It happened before 3 a.m. in the Avery Pointe subdivision. Police say the scene is now secure. 

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Johnston County EMS benefits from new grant

JOHNSTON COUNTY, Okla. -- You never know when you might have to make that call for help. 

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Texoma prepares for winter weather

SHERMAN, Texas -- As that winter storm draws near, cities across Texoma are gearing up for the storm. 

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Oklahoma is in: Sooners snag 4th spot in playoff semifinals

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Time to set the field for college football's final four. Alabama, Clemson and Notre Dame are unbeaten locks. Oklahoma is hoping to grab the final spot. More>>

Call-A-Ride service will continue

Pontotoc County's Call-A-Ride service is running out of money. (KTEN) Pontotoc County's Call-A-Ride service is running out of money. (KTEN)

ADA, Okla. -- Ada's Call-A-Ride will continue to serve thanks to a grant that'll help them stay open for next year.

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One dead after Tishomingo fire

TISHOMINGO, Okla. -- One man is dead following a Wednesday night fire in Tishomingo, Oklahoma.

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Dog owner urges awareness after dog park attack

DENISON, Texas -- A dog's ear was partially bitten off by another dog at a recently opened dog park in Denison. 

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Ex-Tishomingo teacher sentenced for lewd acts Video included

Former Tishomingo teacher Shelley Jo Duncan arrives for a hearing in November 2017. (KTEN) Former Tishomingo teacher Shelley Jo Duncan arrives for a hearing in November 2017. (KTEN)

Shelley Jo Duncan, 50, had been convicted of having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year-old student.

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Bush celebrated with praise and humor at memorial Video included

The memorial service for President George H.W. Bush. (CNN/Pool) The memorial service for President George H.W. Bush. (CNN/Pool)

"To us," the son said of the father, "his was the brightest of a thousand points of light."

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Timely tips for a safe holiday season Video included

Firefighters urge homeowners to use care when creating Christmas light displays. (KTEN) Firefighters urge homeowners to use care when creating Christmas light displays. (KTEN)

Those Christmas lights are so pretty, but they can also be dangerous.

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Photo with OHP trooper captures spirit of George H.W. Bush Video included

In this 1989 photo, Oklahoma Highway Patrol First Lt. Ken Perry is seen saluting George H.W. Bush in Tulsa. (OHP/Facebook) In this 1989 photo, Oklahoma Highway Patrol First Lt. Ken Perry is seen saluting George H.W. Bush in Tulsa. (OHP/Facebook)

The image shows Oklahoma Highway Patrol First Lt. Ken Perry saluting Bush as he's driving a vintage patrol car during a 1989 visit to the state.

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Woman arrested after dog attacks Kingston officers

Tonya Stevenson was arrested after her dog allegedly attacked two Kingston police officers. (Kingston PD) Tonya Stevenson was arrested after her dog allegedly attacked two Kingston police officers. (Kingston PD)

Officers went to the home of 29-year-old Tonya Stevenson on November 25 trying to investigate a report of a missing dog.

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Winter storm watch issued for parts of Oklahoma, Texas

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch for a wide area of Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle from December 6-8. (NWS) The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch for a wide area of Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle from December 6-8. (NWS)

A winter storm watch has been issued for parts of Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle as snow and freezing rain head toward the region.

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Texoma veteran offers tribute to President Bush Video included

Monique Cooksey recalls her military service under President George H.W. Bush. (KTEN/NARA-David Valdez) Monique Cooksey recalls her military service under President George H.W. Bush. (KTEN/NARA-David Valdez)

On the eve of the memorial service for President Bush, Monique Cooksey celebrated his life by sharing the legacy of a leader.

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Trainer helps make Denison shelter dogs more adoptable Video included

Dog trainer Matt Waggoner is helping the Denison Animal Welfare Group make its pets more adoptable. (KTEN) Dog trainer Matt Waggoner is helping the Denison Animal Welfare Group make its pets more adoptable. (KTEN)

"I want dogs like Rosie to not spend Christmas in jail," said dog trainer Matt Waggoner.

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Garvin County plans major jail expansion Video included

Garvin County officials are planning a major jail renovation and expansion. (KTEN) Garvin County officials are planning a major jail renovation and expansion. (KTEN)

The project would be the jail's first renovation in more than four decades.

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Work to begin on new Sherman sports complex Video included

Phase one of the Pecan Grove West Sports Complex is expected to be ready by 2020. (KTEN) Phase one of the Pecan Grove West Sports Complex is expected to be ready by 2020. (KTEN)

The Pecan Grove West Sports Complex will offer softball, baseball and soccer fields.

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US Marshals nab escaped Oklahoma inmate in Missouri

Patrick Walker escaped from the Payne County Jail in Oklahoma on November 29, 2018. (KFOR) Patrick Walker escaped from the Payne County Jail in Oklahoma on November 29, 2018. (KFOR)

Patrick M. Walker was taken into custody about 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at an extended-stay motel in St. Louis.

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OU'S Murray named Heisman finalist Video included

Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa, Oklahoma's Kyler Murray and Ohio State's Dwayne Haskins are the Heisman Trophy finalists, ensuring a quarterback will win the award.

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SEDCO elects new president Video included

Kent Sharp meets with SEDCO's board on December 4, 2018. (KTEN) Kent Sharp meets with SEDCO's board on December 4, 2018. (KTEN)

In a special executive session Tuesday, the Sherman Economic Development Corporation appointed a new president.  

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Denison woman loses $6,500 in scam Video included

With so many different ways to be swindled, there are a few ways to make sure this doesn't happen to you. 

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Ardmore police investigate gas station gunfire Video included

Ardmore police identified two men involved in a violent confrontation at this convenience store. (KTEN) Ardmore police identified two men involved in a violent confrontation at this convenience store. (KTEN)

Investigators said shots were fired Sunday at Lasley's One Stop at the intersection of Commerce Street and Myall SW.

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Ask the Doctor: Pill-free pain relief

Dr. Chris Morgan at AllianceHealth Durant. (AllianceHealth Durant) Dr. Chris Morgan at AllianceHealth Durant. (AllianceHealth Durant)

Last year, nearly 30,000 people died from overdosing on synthetic opioid prescription pain killers. That's nearly twice the number who died from a heroin overdose.

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Oklahoma governor declares emergency following severe storms

Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency for 12 eastern Oklahoma counties where damage was reported over the weekend from severe storms, tornadoes and straight-line winds. More>>

Mobile home burns in Collinsville Video included

Firefighters battled a blaze at a mobile home in Collinsville on December 3, 2018. (KTEN) Firefighters battled a blaze at a mobile home in Collinsville on December 3, 2018. (KTEN)

The single-wide residence on Batey Road went up in flames just before 10 a.m. Monday.

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Howe residents get a break from high water prices Video included

The City of Howe says adding an alternate water source will reduce utility bills. (KTEN) The City of Howe says adding an alternate water source will reduce utility bills. (KTEN)

The City Council has approved a motion that lets the city use a blend of ground and surface water. 

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Truck driver killed in Garvin County crash Video included

Two trucks were in flames after an accident on Interstate 35 near Pauls Valley on December 3, 2018. (Oklahoma Highway Patrol/Facebook) Two trucks were in flames after an accident on Interstate 35 near Pauls Valley on December 3, 2018. (Oklahoma Highway Patrol/Facebook)

A Texas truck driver was killed Monday morning in a fiery crash involving two 18-wheelers on Interstate 35 near Wynnewood.

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Sudden storm shatters Tishomingo home Video included

A Friday night storm causes a tree to fall on a Tishomingo home (KTEN) A Friday night storm causes a tree to fall on a Tishomingo home (KTEN)

"We couldn't hear any rain or anything," said Charles Jewell. "All of a sudden it just started getting really loud, and within seconds there was a big snap."

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Jump for joy: Trampoline park coming to Denison Video included

The new Urban Air Adventure Park in Denison will feature trampolines and other kid-oriented attractions. (Urban Air/Twitter) The new Urban Air Adventure Park in Denison will feature trampolines and other kid-oriented attractions. (Urban Air/Twitter)

Urban Air Adventure Park is the latest addition to the burgeoning Gateway Village development across from Texoma Medical Center.

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Grand jury: Dallas officer's shooting of neighbor was murder

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Dallas County court records show that a white former Dallas police officer has been indicted on a murder charge for the killing of her black unarmed neighbor when she says she mistakenly went to his apartment instead of her own and shot him. More>>

Fan fervor in high gear for Texas-OU rematch Video included

Texas is seeking its first Big 12 title since 2009; the Sooners want to play for something bigger than a conference championship.

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High School Scoreboard: Week 14 Video included

High school football scores for Friday, November 30.

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Sherman restaurants remain wary of romaine Video included

A recall of romaine lettuce has been lifted for produce that wasn't grown in Central California. (KTEN) A recall of romaine lettuce has been lifted for produce that wasn't grown in Central California. (KTEN)

The Food and Drug Administration now saying romaine lettuce is safe to eat -- as long as it wasn't grown in California's central coast. 

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Vets behind bars find help, hope with new program Video included

A graduate of the VALOR program is congratulated by Judge John Roach. (KTEN) A graduate of the VALOR program is congratulated by Judge John Roach. (KTEN)

"It was a life-changing experience for me, and that's got to be the same for them," said Colt Floyd.

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Ardmore fans cheer as team departs for title game Video included

Fans young and old cheered the Ardmore Tigers as they departed for the state title game. (KTEN) Fans young and old cheered the Ardmore Tigers as they departed for the state title game. (KTEN)

"Let's go!" said fan Jill Troop. "Let's beat Carl Albert. Tell them to kiss their winning streak goodbye!"

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Drivers seriously hurt in Collinsville crash

Two vehicles collided head-on in Collinsville on November 30, 2018. (KTEN) Two vehicles collided head-on in Collinsville on November 30, 2018. (KTEN)

The Texas Department of Public Safety said said a pickup truck and an SUV collided head-on west of Collinsville Friday afternoon.

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Drawing a blank: Van Alstyne mural painted over Video included

A mural that once graced the wall of this Van Alstyne business has been painted over. (KTEN) A mural that once graced the wall of this Van Alstyne business has been painted over. (KTEN)

"I'm kind of upset because of the other one that they painted over," said Van Alstyne resident Billy Darland. "It's just part of our history."

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Angel Tree means gifts for Johnston County kids Video included

The Johnston County Angel Tree is at Landmark Bank in Tishomingo. (KTEN) The Johnston County Angel Tree is at Landmark Bank in Tishomingo. (KTEN)

The project has been making Christmas bright for area youngsters for three decades.

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Whitewright rallies around neighbor who needs new kidney Video included

Datra Ball, right, has lots of good friends in Whitewright. (KTEN) Datra Ball, right, has lots of good friends in Whitewright. (KTEN)

Datra Ball was diagnosed with renal failure, a condition that caused both kidneys to stop working. 

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Tiger pride as Ardmore team heads to state Video included

Tiger pride is evident everywhere you look in Ardmore. (KTEN) Tiger pride is evident everywhere you look in Ardmore. (KTEN)

The bonfire was brought back about four years ago because the community wanted a way to show appreciation for their football team.

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Sherman bilingual school targets low-income families Video included

MasterKey Ministries is opening a bilingual preschool in Sherman. (KTEN) MasterKey Ministries is opening a bilingual preschool in Sherman. (KTEN)

MasterKey Ministries cut the ribbon Thursday on a new bilingual preschool at Crutchfield Heights Baptist Church.

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Bonham shooting suspects nabbed in Sherman

Markaile McGee (left) and Ramontrae Dudley are suspects in a Bonham shooting. (Grayson County Sheriff) Markaile McGee (left) and Ramontrae Dudley are suspects in a Bonham shooting. (Grayson County Sheriff)

Police found Markaile McGee and Ramontrae Dudley hiding out in a house on Utah Street in Sherman on Wednesday night.

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Kidnapped North Carolina teen found safe in Oklahoma

Aubrey Acree (FBI photos) Aubrey Acree (FBI photos)

The FBI said 13-year-old Aubrey Acree of Rutherford County, North Carolina, was found safe late Tuesday night in Checotah.

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Denison students seek state robotics title Video included

The Denison High School robotics team gets ready for the state championships. (KTEN) The Denison High School robotics team gets ready for the state championships. (KTEN)

"It's just a great experience because you learn so many new things and you meet many people," said Denison High School senior William Craze.

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'Horns down' could jeopardize big game for Sooners Video included

Oklahoma players will risk a big penalty if they flash the "horns down" sign that fan Barry Bowker displays. (KTEN) Oklahoma players will risk a big penalty if they flash the "horns down" sign that fan Barry Bowker displays. (KTEN)

Oklahoma players will be prohibited from making the tried and true gesture at Saturday's rematch for all the marbles -- a Big 12 championship.

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Ex-Davis teacher makes plea deal in student relationship case

Former Davis teacher Cassandra White at her arraignment hearing. (KTEN) Former Davis teacher Cassandra White at her arraignment hearing. (KTEN)

Cassandra White, the Davis schoolteacher who was accused of soliciting sexual communication with a student last year, will not go to jail.

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VA chief addresses concerns at Ada event Video included

Secretary of Veterans Affairs addressed state and tribal leaders in Ada. (KTEN) Secretary of Veterans Affairs addressed state and tribal leaders in Ada. (KTEN)

"The suicide task force will be a national effort," Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie said.

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Shooting rattles Bonham neighbors Video included

Police said William Callas was shot after encountering intruders at a residence in Bonham. (KTEN) Police said William Callas was shot after encountering intruders at a residence in Bonham. (KTEN)

"I opened the garage door and I could hear Doug saying, 'Help me someone, I've been shot!'" neighbor Gail Walker recalled.

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Study: Oklahoma felony filings fall after voter-backed law

The study shows that the number of felony cases with simple drug possession fell from nearly 19,000 in fiscal year 2017 to fewer than 5,000 during the same time in 2018.

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Prosecutors in abuse case search office of Texas cardinal

Investigators raided the Houston-Galveston Archdiocese on November 28, 2018. (KPRC via CNN) Investigators raided the Houston-Galveston Archdiocese on November 28, 2018. (KPRC via CNN)

Former Catholic priest Manuel La Rosa-Lopez is accused by two people of fondling them two decades ago when they were teenagers.

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Plan seeks to designate Route 66 as National Historic Trail

A new proposal would designate Route 66, the Mother Road that connected Chicago to Los Angeles, as a National Historic Trail.

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Denison development offers virtual reality tour Video included

A potential homebuyer gets a virtual reality tour of a new Gateway Village project. (KTEN) A potential homebuyer gets a virtual reality tour of a new Gateway Village project. (KTEN)

Potential home buyers got a sneak peek at 17 new floor plans scheduled for construction at Gateway Village.

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Campaign brings Christmas cheer to Sherman seniors Video included

Gift requests from seniors are printed on "ornaments." (KTEN) Gift requests from seniors are printed on "ornaments." (KTEN)

There are 150 seniors on Santa's list this year, and putting a smile on their faces during the holidays is truly the gift that keep on giving.

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Ardmore throws the switch on Central Park tree

KTEN's Lisanne Anderson was at the ceremony at Central Park in Ardmore when the city's Christmas tree was lit for the 2018 season.

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Solar energy project nears completion in Sherman Video included

Sherman's solar energy farm is nearing completion. (Courtesy) Sherman's solar energy farm is nearing completion. (Courtesy)

Energy produced by the solar panel array is expected to provide electricity to about 10 percent of the city's homes.

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Holiday scavenger hunt promotes Durant merchants Video included

Durant visitors who find all 15 elves get a free ornament. (KTEN) Durant visitors who find all 15 elves get a free ornament. (KTEN)

Durant is using the Christmas season "Elf on the Shelf" to give a boost to small business.

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Fire damages Dickson residence

Fire heavily damaged this residence in Dickson, Oklahoma, on November 26, 2018. (KTEN) Fire heavily damaged this residence in Dickson, Oklahoma, on November 26, 2018. (KTEN)

Dickson firefighters said a family is without a home after it burned on Monday night.

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Dallas firefighters hurt in apartment inferno Video included

A three-story apartment building burned in Dallas on November 27, 2018. (KXAS via NBC News) A three-story apartment building burned in Dallas on November 27, 2018. (KXAS via NBC News)

The four-alarm blaze sent thick, black smoke billowing into the air and triggered a "Mayday" alert when the firefighters became trapped.

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SpongeBob SquarePants creator dead at 57

Stephen Hillenburg created SpongeBob SquarePants. (Viacom/Nickelodeon/KTEN) Stephen Hillenburg created SpongeBob SquarePants. (Viacom/Nickelodeon/KTEN)

Oklahoma native Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated character became an international hit, died from complications of ALS. He was 57.

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Ask the Doctor: Hypertension, silent killer Video included

Dr. Jessica Anderson answers questions about high blood pressure. (AllianceHealth Durant) Dr. Jessica Anderson answers questions about high blood pressure. (AllianceHealth Durant)

You could have high blood pressure and not even realize it.

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Spirit of Christmas alive and well in Ada Video included

The Spirit of Christmas is alive in Ada. (KTEN) The Spirit of Christmas is alive in Ada. (KTEN)

In the 1980s, City of Ada employees created a Spirit of Christmas Corporation to help less fortunate kids in time for the holidays, and the event is going strong.

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Texoma wildfire threat spotlights need for volunteers Video included

The Criner Hills Volunteer Fire Department needs more people. (KTEN) The Criner Hills Volunteer Fire Department needs more people. (KTEN)

"It's good to have people that can be here, available for us... especially during the day, the peak hours," said Criner Hills Volunteer Fire Department Deputy Chief Michael Campbell.

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Blake Shelton's mom: Her book is now a movie Video included

Dorothy Shackleford is Blake Shelton's mom. (KTEN) Dorothy Shackleford is Blake Shelton's mom. (KTEN)

We all know Blake Shelton as a country music super star. But this story is about Blake's momma, Dorothy Shackleford. 

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