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Texas celebrates School Choice Week

Starting Sunday, cities across the United States are celebrating National School Choice Week to shine a light on the many education opportunities that are available for students. Many local school officials agree that giving students as many school options as possible is the way to go.


Speaker urges love of Muslims, distrust of Islam

Historian, author and radio commentator William J. Federer called upon the 100 or so gathered Tuesday night in the Cleburne Conference Center to love Muslims while also maintaining a wary gaze upon their religion.


Houstonian claims $12.5M Lotto Texas jackpot

HOUSTON — A Houston resident claimed a big $12.5 million jackpot for the Jan. 12 drawing, according to the Texas Lottery. The cash value option was selected at the time of purchase, so the winner will receive $8,550,384.24.


Abducted woman escapes by Alvarado

A Fort Worth woman abducted on Wednesday from her home escaped in Johnson County later that same day, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. The abduction occurred about 6:30 p.m. in North Fort Worth. An unidentified person later spotted the woman on Interstate 35W near Alvarado and drove her to


Smith County Sheriff's Office, Texas Game Wardens searching for suspect in recent high-speed chases

SMITH COUNTY, Texas — The Smith County Sheriff’s Office and the Texas Game Wardens are currently on the lookout for a Tyler man who is wanted for multiple criminal offenses.


(VIDEO) Cleburne ISD receives bond update

There’s been nothing but positive reactions to the new academic wings of Cleburne High School, Balfour Beatty Construction Co. Senior Project Manager Jeremy Blevins said to Cleburne ISD trustees.


Cleburne swim set for district meet Friday

The Cleburne varsity swim team will be in action Friday at the District 7-5A swimming and diving meet in Mansfield. Cleburne Coach Joseph Ennis has high expectations for his swimmers at the district meet as he’s seen the majority of his team improve throughout the season as well as having to adjust


2 men injured in shooting, officer involved in wreck while responding at Fort Worth Home Depot

Two men were injured after firing upon each other, and a police officer was injured in a crash while responding to the shootings Thursday night in Fort Worth. The incident happened around 9:43 a.m. outside a Home Depot in the 7900 block of Interstate 35W in south Fort Worth. It started with an argum


“The Book of Mormon” Returns to North Texas

“The Book of Mormon,” which played record-breaking runs in Fort Worth and Dallas, returns to North Texas for limited engagements Jan. 22-27 at Bass Performance Hall, presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth; and Jan. 29 through Feb. 3 at the Music Hall at Fair Park, presented by Dallas Summer Musical


Mother outraged over school attack in Mansfield

ARLINGTON, Texas — A high school fight caught on camera is raising questions for one Mansfield mother whose son appeared to take punch after punch from a classmate. “And be punching a fellow student like this? What are the teachers doing?” said Bola Afolabi, mother of Bisade Afolabi, a 17-year-old s


5 Texas Cops Fired After Black Man Dies While In Police Custody

Christopher Lowe was found banging a pipe against bars protecting the window of a home when police arrested him. He cooperated, but his legs grew slack, and his feet repeatedly fell from beneath him. He felt sick; he told officers he couldn’t breathe and needed a hospital and began hitting his head


Hanging tough: University girls survive physical clash with Cleburne for 20th win

Anytime you’re tangled up in a tight district clash, it helps to have a take-charge attitude. No doubt the University Trojans had that. And, fittingly, it showed up most when one of their seniors, well, took a charge.


There’s musical in the title but this is a must-see comedy

Only a veteran cast of characters could pull off the split-second timing of dialogue and sight gags required by the ensemble assembled to present “The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940,” the fast-paced farce currently playing at the Plaza Theater Company at Dudley Hall in Cleburne.


Man Dead After Being Hit By Vehicle On Highway In Fort Worth

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A man is dead after being hit by a vehicle on a highway in Fort Worth early Friday morning. The crash happened at around 5:15 a.m. in the southbound lanes of U.S. 287 near Riverside Drive.


Bodies discovered in Oklahoma identified as Texas residents

OKFUSKEE COUNTY, Okla. – Authorities say two bodies found this week in shallow graves in rural Oklahoma have been positively identified as a missing woman and man from central Texas.


The Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo is here: Everything you need to know

It's Stock Show and Rodeo time in Fort Worth. The annual fest of all-things-Western gets started Friday at the Will Rogers Rogers Memorial Center, off University Drive in Fort Worth. That includes the livestock shows, the rodeos, a calendar full of concerts and a carnival midway.


Police Looking for Person in Connection with Shooting Death of Woman

Fort Worth police are looking for a person in connection with the shooting death of a woman at a home. The shooting happened in the 6000 block of McKaskle Drive in Fort Worth. Officers found a woman with gunshot wounds to her upper body. Detectives believe it was a domestic situation and that the vi


Police investigating shooting near Home Depot in Fort Worth

FORT WORTH, Texas — Police are investigating a shooting that left two people critically injured near a Fort Worth Home Depot Thursday night. Shortly before 10:30 p.m., a heavy police presence was seen at the Home Depot at 7950 South Freeway near I-35W.


Third capital murder suspect arrested in teen’s killing near Hulen Mall

A third suspect accused in the killing of a teen near Hulen Mall in October was in custody Thursday and faces a charge of capital murder, police said. Dalvin Poole, 24, of Fort Worth, was booked into the Fort Worth Jail Tuesday.


Midlothian Police Looking for Man Who Beat, Robbed Teen

Midlothian police officers are looking for a man they say beat and robbed a teenager Tuesday evening. Investigators said the man spotted the teen as he was withdrawing money from a Chase bank ATM in Midlothian. Officers believe the suspect followed the teen for miles and crashed into his car off U.S