Boy finally finds forever family

It was September 2013 when we introduced you to Kendall in CBS 19’s Children are a Gift segment. You may remember this adorable little boy with a big grin and dimples. He was decked out in his cowboy boots, hat and shinny belt buckle. This little cowboy had been waiting years for a forever family. We are happy to tell you his wish has finally…

Siblings want to be reunited under one roof

There is a great need for families willing to adopt siblings in foster care. The wait for one particular group of East Texas children, featured in this week’s CBS 19 Children are a Gift, has been almost four years. “This is an amazing group of kids. They are fun and they are very active,” Jerry Johnson, with Child Protective Services, said.

Singing Cadets set for Tyler show on Feb. 20

The Texas A&M University Singing Cadets male chorus is coming to Tyler. The “Voice of Aggieland” will present a free concert at 7 p.m. Feb. 20 at Marvin United Methodist Church, 300 W. Erwin St. Among the members of the chorus are Alden Warr, the son of Sabrina and Jeff Warr, of Tyler, and a graduate of

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  The Tyler Museum of Art is ushering in its 45th anniversary by offering a new take on one of the most celebrated artists ever to exhibit at the venue. “Chihuly: Works from Texas Collections,” an exhibition spotlighting the broad scope of glass master Dale Chihuly’s artistic vision and impact over a 40-year career, opens Feb. 7. Rather

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