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A day of fun is just ahead for a special group of children. You may have seen their buses rolling down the Dallas North Tollway on Friday. These children, who have lost a parent in the military, are in North Texas for the Snowball Express.

We've been telling you about this event all week. Daybreak anchor Ron Corning flew from Nashville to Dallas with one very excited group of families, and they made a stop in Little Rock to pick up even more youngsters.

On Saturday, they're heading for the Fort Worth Zoo. Channel 8's Brian Glenn reports from the Hyatt in downtown Dallas where the kids were about to get on buses for their day of fun.

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