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5 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Funding for the arts has been on the chopping block at the federal, state and local levels since 2008, but Jodi Ulich, president of the Fort Worth Arts Council , has been fighting to change that trend.
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8 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
With road conditions expected to become treacherous again overnight, many Tarrant County school districts are giving their students and staff a second consecutive snow - or ice - day Monday.
12 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
The National Weather Service says motorists are "strongly discouraged from driving" in North Texas through at least Monday morning as local transit agencies continue to have problems offering regular train and bus services.
16 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Cobblestone ice on bridges and overpasses makes travel treacherous overnight Saturday as low temperatures continues.
Some Tarrant County school districts are moving ahead with plans to offer more options to high school students, despite not having all the requirements in place at the state level.
Texas lawmakers are discussing whether releasing nonviolent convicts is a money-saving way to help deal with a projected $15 billion state budget shortfall.
The winter storm looming over North Texas Thursday prompted a number of local candidates to speed up their plans and go ahead and file for spots on the March ballot.
Winter weather across North Texas has resulted in thousands of crisis situations.
An Arlington police assistant chief arrested last month on allegations that he assaulted his wife has alerted city officials that he intends to retire.
The name and age of the man killed at Smokin Dragon Gifts on South Cooper Street was released by police on Thursday, nine days after he was shot by a store clerk who told police he thought the man was a shoplifter.
Texans are producing children! The growth rate of their population in the state was up 18 percent from 2000 to 2011.
This time, the much-anticipated ice storm lived up to all of the hype, dumping a layer of freezing rain and ice all over the DFW area.
Four months before the June night when he drove a pickup while drunk and killed four people, a Keller teenager got a ticket for being drunk in a parked truck with a scantily clad 14-year-old girl, according to evidence presented at his trial on Thursday.
A 21-year-old man who last week confessed to robbing four banks in a three-day span last week in Fort Worth was ordered detained Thursday by a federal judge.
Holiday events in Burleson and Keller have been postponed, but as Wednesday waned, events in Arlington, Bedford, Euless, Mansfield, North Richland Hills, Saginaw and Watauga were still scheduled for Friday and Saturday.