Stories

Summer Photos: Dallas Fan Expo

Every year, our family doesn't look forward to a vacation, we look forward to going to the Dallas Fan Expo. Last year it was cancelled due to COVID and this year we were worried it would be cancelled again due to the delta variant. Happily we…

Summer photos: Niagara Falls

Our summer vacation was in the western New York area due to a family wedding. We made a pit stop to see Niagara Falls, which neither my husband nor I had been to in 20+ years. It was the highlight of the trip to see, hear and FEEL those amazing…

Summer photos: Florida vacation

Family Vacation to Florida and first time for my girls to fly or see the ocean. Ashley Eldridge  

Summer photos: 50-mile marathon

Not a vacation picture but a proud mommy moment. Last weekend my son completed a 50-mile marathon in Leadville reaching over 12,000 feet in altitude. 12 hours and 12 minutes. Kim Dutton-Johnson  

Summer photos: Wedding anniversary in Alaska

We celebrated our 2nd wedding anniversary (which also served as our "finally honeymoon") by taking a trip of a lifetime to Alaska! We hiked through rainforests, rode a boat through the famous Kenai Fjords and Cove of Spires, and flew around…

Summer photos: Beach vacation

Watercolor Florida, Seaside Beach Family Vacation Beverly Leake  

Summer photos: family fun in Florida

A family friend and me took my children, nieces and nephews to Orlando, Florida. It was a joy to bring smiles to their faces. This picture was taken at Universal Studios. D'Andrea Joiner  

Vaccine stories: Melissa Potter

Because of my two doses of the Moderna vaccine and the fact that everyone over 17 in my family has been vaccinated, I was able to spend time with my them this weekend in Oklahoma. We were able to give hugs which we haven't been able to do for…

Vaccine stories: Anntoinette Baker

I have had both of my shots now. I registered with every county website I could find and was lucky enough to get my shots here in Fort Worth where I live. I received the Pfizer vaccine and the only side effect that I had from the first shot…

Vaccine stories: Sara Monfries

As soon as the vaccine became available to all Texans on March 29, I signed up for an appointment on CVS's website. I received my first vaccine shot (Pfizer brand) on April 3. The store was not crowded, and I didn't have to wait in line. The…

Vaccine stories: Jessica Burks

I was lucky to be able to sign up and get my vaccine through the UTSW option. I was terrified of what the lines would look like, how long it would take and just a general sense of anxiety when it comes to these types of operations. But, the…

Vaccine Stories: Angela Hall

Someone in my community shared the Tarrant County registration site at the end of December and encouraged everyone to sign up to get in the system. Little did I know that by selecting "healthcare" as my industry, that I would get a call for…