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    What does the ACM's mean to the city of Frisco's economy?

    What does the ACM's mean to the city of Frisco's economy?

    Thursday night, the capital of the country music world is not Nashville, it's Frisco, Texas. That's because the biggest names in country music are here in North Texas for tonight's Academy of Country Music Awards at the Star in Frisco. Reba McEntire hosts and you can watch the event for free on Amazon Prime Video.

    This is the second year in a row that Frisco gets to host the ACM's. Last year, it brought more than 31 million dollars to the economy of Frisco and all of North Texas.

    On today's Ask The Expert, the mayor of the city of Frisco, Jeff Cheney joined us.

    Why this weekend is the time to stock up on emergency supplies

    Why this weekend is the time to stock up on emergency supplies

    Every so often, the state comptroller's office makes it to the front of the news cycle when it holds these events called "Sales Tax Free Weekends." If you're new to Texas, you need to know that these are the perfect times to go shopping for different things. Now's the time to stock up on your emergency supplies. Kevin Lyons from the Texas Comptroller's office joined Ask the Expert on Friday.

    Why a Dallas sister city in Ukraine is under siege by the Russians

    Why a Dallas sister city in Ukraine is under siege by the Russians

    A little over two months ago, Dallas signed an agreement to become a sister city with Kharkiv, the second largest city in Ukraine. In the last few days, it's become a target again for Russian forces in the now more than two-year war. Joe Lindsley, an American reporter who has been there since the start of the war, joined Ask the Expert on Wednesday.

    How is TxDOT preparing for the eclipse?

    How is TxDOT preparing for the eclipse?

    The total solar eclipse will bring hundreds of thousands of tourists to Texas on Monday. With that comes a whole lot of traffic. We've talked about how cities and towns are preparing for all of those visitors. Alice Rios Shaw of the Texas Department of Transportation joined Ask the Expert on Wednesday to discuss how the department is preparing for the influx of vehicles on the roads.