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8:07am

Tue May 22, 2012
Local

Giant salvinia growth under control on northwest La. lakes

Caddo Lake
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Fisheries biologist manager Evan Thames says the invasive aquatic weed giant salvinia is not growing out of control. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is adhering to a four-day per week chemical spray schedule to keep the plant at bay.

7:35am

Tue May 22, 2012
Commentary

History Matters: A look back at Bayou Dorcheat

Commentator Gary Joiner explores a body of water that has been called the heart of Webster Parish, Bayou Dorcheat.

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10:42am

Mon May 21, 2012
Local

East Texas earthquakes spur further study

Cliff Frohlich is senior research scientist at UT Austin's Institute for Geophysics, specializing in Texas earthquakes.
University of Texas at Austin

Scientists in Texas say they'll take a closer look into why several quakes have struck East Texas this month, centered around the town of Timpson.

10:01am

Fri May 18, 2012
10:01 Spotlight

10:01 Spotlight: "Bully' at the Robinson Film Center.

Bill Beckett talks with Alexandyr Kent, Executive Director of the Robinson Film Center about the film Bully, which opens today at the Robinson. Bully is an eye-opening documentary which follows five kids and families during a school year. Two families have lost children to suicide, and one mother grapples with the future of her 14-year-old daughter who has been incarcerated after bringing a gun on her school bus. 

9:36am

Fri May 18, 2012
Commentary

McDonald: On primping and parading, dogs and humans resemble each other

Commentator Archie McDonald recalls watching the Westminster Kennel Club dog show and drawing similarities to how some people work on their appearance.

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