25 children adopted in Tyler by their forever families

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TYLER, Texas (KETK)- Friday, November 20 is National Adoption Day. At Green Acres Church in Tyler, 25 children were officially adopted by their families.

Due to COVID-19, the ceremony was different than previous years. Families each met with the judge over a Zoom meeting.

The Hayes family also finalized the adoption for their sixth child, who is a 20-month-old boy named Ethan. The family now have three adopted children.

Still, there are currently more than 2000 children waiting to be adopted in Texas.

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