2 hrs ago
KFOR-TV Oklahoma City
Texas cyclospora outbreak linked to fresh cilantro
Health officials in Texas say they found a link between fresh cilantro from Mexico and a bacteria that is making dozens of people ill.
8 hrs ago
Dallas Morning News
Explosion involving fireworks kills one man, injures another in Arlington
Police tell our media partners at KXAS-Channel 5 that the two men, both of whom are in their 20s, appeared to have been tampering with fireworks at the time of the explosion, which occurred around 11 p.m. in a house on the 2600 block of Hedgeapple Dr. Police told Channel 5 it looked like they were trying to removed gunpowder from the fireworks.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Argyle ISD Arms Its Teachers for Back-To-School Security Initiative
The tiny city of Argyle has its own police department and school police chief -- do their teachers need to carry firearms as well? With around 2,000 students in the district's three campuses, Argyle ISD is a small, quiet district located smack dab in the middle of Denton and Fort Worth, off Interstate 35. And this school year, some teachers at ... (more)
Man Shot Near TCC Campus In Arlington
Law enforcement officials in Arlington are searching for a suspected gunman who shot someone near Tarrant County College's southeast campus.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Tarrant County compiles resources to help felons succeed at life after prison
Eight months pregnant and freshly free after spending 78 days in jail for dealing drugs, Casey Short had a lot of questions.
Two found dead in bedroom in far north Fort Worth
Police were investigating the deaths of a 44-year-old man and 25-year-old woman whose bodies were found Wednesday evening in the bedroom of a house in far north Fort Worth, police reported.
Trial begins for Arlington man accused of killing family of three
The Arlington man accused of driving drunk last year is not responsible for the deaths of the family in a car he hit, his attorney said Tuesday.
Man indicted in beating death of former Tarrant County judge
A 28-year-old Lubbock man remained in custody Wednesday in a Lubbock County jail after he was indicted in the beating death of a former Tarrant County judge.
2nd Case of Chikungunya Confirmed in Dallas Co.
According to the health department, the person was infected with the virus during recent travel to the Dominican Republic and was diagnosed after returning to Dallas County.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Police Officers Not Indicted In Teen's Fatal Shooting
A Tarrant County grand jury has declined to indict three Grand Prairie police officers in connection with the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old suspect during a shootout on Christmas Day.
Couple identified in fatal Grapevine motorcycle wreck
Two people killed early Sunday in a motorcycle wreck on Interstate 635 in Grapevine have been identified as a couple from Garland, police and family members said Tuesday.
Eats Beat: Before Kincaid's, there was Roy Pope Grocery
Three blocks west of the original Kincaid's in west Fort Worth, Roy Pope Grocery is two years older and loyal to the original family-grocery-and-grill tradition.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Hit-and-run sentence not too harsh; others before just too lenient
The trial of Tammy Lowe was certainly about her and her actions, but it also was about a 6-year-old boy walking to the store for candy to celebrate good behavior.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
One dead in Forest Hill traffic crash
An motorist from Alamo, Texas, was killed Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash on Southeast Loop 820 in Forest Hill, authorities said.
Study: Use of food pantries increasing in Tarrant County
One in seven people in 13 North Texas counties depend on meal programs and pantries supported by the Tarrant Area Food Bank, according to the latest study from U.S. hunger-relief agency Feeding America.
Tarrant County Student Immunization Information
School districts across North Texas will be welcoming students back to class Monday.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
If Perry's rift with Travis County seems like a mess, it's planned that way
That's how it's supposed to be. Texans wrote it that way after the Civil War, and years under the heavy federal rule of Reconstruction.
Wise County Messenger Online
Commissioners dig into budget
County commissioners have proposed an almost $70 million budget for fiscal year 2015, and Auditor Ann McCuiston hit the financial highlights in a budget workshop Thursday.The bulk of the discussion centered around declining a state stipend for the judge's salary, but McCuiston gave the details behind other significant numbers.She said there was a ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Tarrant County, dead inmate's sister settle suit
Tarrant County has agreed to pay $350,000 to settle a civil rights suit filed by the sister of a mentally ill inmate who was found hanged in his Tarrant County jail cell in 2012.
Hurst man arrested in fatal wreck with motorcyclist
A 35-year-old Hurst man faces a charge of intoxication manslaughter after a Thursday night wreck in Hurst that left a motorcyclist dead.