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Will It Work: The Instabulb

The Instabulb says "No outlet or wiring needed," but does it deliver on it's promise? Mark Mathis puts it to the test.

A salute to a Marine

News Channel 9 wants to salute Marine Corps Staff Sergeant Lucas Conley.               

This salute is from a proud wife to her husband

Thank you to April Garrow for sending in Tuesday’s Service Salute.

This salute is from a loving family to their “soldier daddy”

Thank you to Edlin Clifton for sending in Monday’s Service Salute.

This salute is from a loving wife to her husband

Thank you to Linda Nava for sending in Friday's Service Salute. She wanted to salute her wonderful husband, Sergeant Mike Nava. Linda and Mike have four boys together so congratulations.

Fun, holiday events happening in our community

Thursday & Friday UTEP Department of Theatre and Dance Presents: A Christmas Carol December 19 & 20 7 p.m. UTEP's Wise Family Theatre

This salute goes out to a U.S. soldier

In Thursday's Service Salute, we honored a U.S. soldier. The photo was sent in by proud wife, Cynthia Mena and she saluted her husband, Specialist Angel Mena.

Will It Work: GoGo Pillow

It's Wednesday and that means we put the GoGo Pillow to the test.

Thank you to this lovely group of ladies for their service to our community

On Wednesday, we saluted a group of people as part of our Service Salute. The photo was sent to us by Mary Onyema who works at Red Sands Elementary School as a kindergarten teacher. 

Big thanks to the Baeza family

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Al and Diane Baeza.

A loving salute from a girlfriend to her boyfriend

Monday's Service Salute was sent in by Trisha Macias. She said we are looking at her boyfriend, Anthony Ortiz, who is in the U.S. Army. He also spent some time in Afghanistan. 

Congratulations to this retired military member

Thursday's Service Salute goes out to Sergeant First Class Christopher Irvin. He sent in the picture. He said he's retired after 22 years in the army.

Will It Work: Magna Nails, magnetic nail polish

Every week on NewsChannel 9 Today, we test out an "as seen on TV" product and find out, will it work? In this week's edition of Will It Work, Mark Mathis tested out the Magna Nails, magnetic nail polish.

Thank you to the Brink family for this Service Salute

A big thank you to Sylvia Brink for sending Wednesday's Service Salute.