Rest area renovation

Agnes DeRouen in the KPLC newsroom with a look at what we're working on for 7 News at Noon.

The Interstate 10 rest stop in the Vinton/Toomey area will receive a $16 million dollar renovation. KPLC's Scottie Hunter is checking on what the project will include. Look for his report at noon. You can also learn more HERE.

A disabled veteran puts an inspirational spin on the traditional workout, but with a name like "Conquest", the ability to overcome challenges
appears to be ingrained in his personality.
Plus, a car teeters on the edge of a dock. We'll tell you how it got there and what had to be done to get it removed.

In weather, it should be pretty dry today with the usual summertime storms out of the forecast for the next couple of days. How long will this pattern last? Meteorologist Ben Terry will let you know during his live, local forecast at noon. You can also follow the Stormteam's coverage throughout the day on their Facebook page.

Remember, if you're not near a TV at noon, you can watch us live on our mobile news apps for Apple or Android devices.

Have a great day!