The High Five

The High Five
8:25 am
Fri October 31, 2014

It’s The Last Day For Early Voting, But Leave The Halloween Mask At Home

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Don’t try wearing a mask when casting your early vote, the hidden story behind some of the creepiest nursery rhymes, the science of haunted houses, and more.

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The High Five
8:40 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Hackers Attack Cleburne Servers, Which May Be Linked To Controversial Dog Shooting

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: the FBI is investigating a cyber attack on Cleburne, Sam Wyly gets into more trouble over selling art, gas prices keep falling in North Texas, and more.

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The High Five
9:32 am
Wed October 29, 2014

UT-Arlington Graduate Threatens To Sue If Maine Enforces Ebola Quarantine

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: A nurse and UT Arlington grad is pushing back against forced Ebola quarantines, Republican Dan Patrick has avoided the media in his campaign, what keeps affluent North Texans up at night, and more.

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The High Five
9:43 am
Tue October 28, 2014

Doctors Without Borders Deny Donations From Ebola House Decorator

James Faulk bought his Ebola-themed Halloween decorations at a hospital auction.
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: nonprofits do not want donations from Ebola house decorator, Texas college students are wary of student loans, there’s a nine-year-old stand-up comedian in Dallas, and more.

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The High Five
9:31 am
Mon October 27, 2014

Gun Activists Are Still Fighting Arlington’s Proposed Sidewalk Ordinance

Members of Open Carry Tarrant County hold up copies of the U.S. Constitution during a discussion on the ordinance at the Arlington City Council meeting April 22.
Rodger Mallison The Star-Telegram

Five stories that have North Texas talking: Open Carry Tarrant County may be suing Arlington again, Thomas Eric Duncan’s family is questioning the care he received, Phil Collins is donating his collection of Alamo artifacts, and more.

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The High Five
9:19 am
Fri October 24, 2014

A Dallas Man Says His Ebola-Themed House Decorations Are 'In Good Fun'

A man in University Park scored his Halloween decorations at a hospital auction.
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: a Dallas man’s Halloween decorations are raising eyebrows, a historic downtown Dallas building gets a revival, cooler temperatures aren’t helping the region’s water shortages, and more.

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The High Five
9:52 am
Thu October 23, 2014

You Can Still Find Funnel Cake Ale, But Supplies Are Limited

Funnel Cake Ale is still available, but not much is left.
State Fair of Texas

Five stories that have North Texas talking: Funnel Cake Ale is still available, Ben Wheeler’s first Feral Hog Festival without its founder, watch the partial solar eclipse this afternoon, and more.

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The High Five
9:15 am
Wed October 22, 2014

State Suspends License Of Fort Worth Vet Accused Of Abusing Pets

Marian Harris of Aledo was reunited with her family pet, Sid in April. He was a patient at Camp Bowie Animal Clinic.
Doualy Xaykaothao KERA News

Five stories that have North Texas talking: the Fort Worth veterinarian accused of animal abuse has his license suspended, an unsolved case of diaper thievery, Klyde Warren Park wins a national award, and more.

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The High Five
9:20 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Dallas Businessman Sam Wyly Files For Bankruptcy

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: A Dallas businessman goes bankrupt, the bullet train project will have a public meeting in Dallas, high school drill teams are no longer girls-only clubs, and more.

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The High Five
11:35 am
Mon October 20, 2014

State Fair Of Texas Sets New Record: $41 Million In Food And Ride Sales

Funnel Cake Ale was a hit this year at the State Fair.
State Fair of Texas

Five stories that have North Texas talking: The State Fair of Texas ended on a record-setting note, the Ebola monitoring period ends for 43 people, early voting begins today, and more.

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