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3 hrs ago | NBC Dallas
Heritage Park Plaza has been closed and deemed unsafe, but now there's a grass roots push to fix up and return the forgotten park to use.
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7 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton and a bar owner have settled their litigation over assault claims from a December scuffle, according to court documents.
11 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Drilling in the Barnett Shale slowed to the lowest level since at least 2002, dropping to 18 this week, down from 23 a week earlier, according to RigData.
13 hrs ago | Hood County News
Skeletal remains found in the cab of a heavily corroded Chevrolet pickup that had been immersed in Lake Granbury near the old Brazos Motel on East Pearl Street in Granbury are believed to be those of Helen Holladay, Sheriff Roger Deeds said.
17 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
To see if your technician is licensed, go to www.texasagriculture.gov and click on "structure pest control services" under the Regulatory Programs menu.
Since moving back to Ellis County eight years ago, Catherine Gannon has seen just about everything from the hordes of bluebonnet lovers that come rumbling down her rural country road.
Tango Blast, the most significant and rapidly growing gang in the state, has a heavy presence in Dallas-Fort Worth, according to the Texas Gang Threat Assessment released Thursday by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
The final two of five defendants in a robbery scheme that left a man dead on a sidewalk at an east Fort Worth apartment complex have been sentenced to prison.
The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Representative Richard Pena Raymond, heard nearly nine hours of detailed and at times emotional testimony on Tuesday related to the redesign of the state's foster care system.
Law enforcement officials swept through North Texas last week to find 33 people suspected of brutalizing family members or people they had once dated.
"She was a firebrand, a lightning bolt. She had just a huge amount of spunk," said Bob Crowder, who has run the 4A Good Auction business in south Fort Worth with Beverly Carter and Johnson for 14 years.
Fort Worth and Tarrant County have made some slight adjustments to their West Nile Virus action plan, including closely monitoring trouble areas.
The $663.1 million Arlington school bond package on the May 10 ballot will be the largest in Tarrant County history and covers technology, fine arts and transportation.
A pedophile from Fort Worth was sentenced Tuesday to 70 years in prison for failing to register as a sex offender after he cut off his ankle monitor and relocated to Austin.
The Office of the Attorney General's Fugitive Apprehension Unit coordinated a law enforcement operation with local, state and federal law enforcement authorities that led to the arrest of 33 fugitives with outstanding felony and misdemeanor family violence arrest warrants.
Of late I've noticed there is some confusion some folks have about the ACA, specifically over affordability of plans for the working poor.