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Three-vehicle wreck results in double fatality in Decatur
A three-vehicle wreck that occurred on Farm-to-Market Road 730 at County Road 4374 in Decatur resulted in the death of two individuals — Makayla M. Stoff, 18, of Azle and Seth A. Evans, 23, of Boyd — according to a report from Texas DPS.
Two killed in wreck on FM 730
Two people were killed in a three-vehicle accident on Farm Road 730 at County Road 4374 between Decatur and Boyd Tuesday evening. Both individuals, who died on scene, were in the same vehicle. Their identities are being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.
Waco La Vega-Decatur preview: Here's what might be key for both teams with a trip to the state finals on the line
Staff writer Alexa Philippou previews the Waco La Vega-Decatur state semifinal matchup that will take place 4 p.m. Friday at AT&T Stadium. Find previews for other Dallas-area matchups below. You can also vote on who you think will win this matchup at the bottom of this post.
Texas man who allegedly tried, failed to kidnap teen jogger is arrested
A Texas man was taken into custody on Tuesday for the attempted kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who managed to escape the ordeal, authorities said. Law enforcement learned that the teen had been out jogging on Dec. 2 when a person she described as a Hispanic male came near her, the Brazoria County
Fire destroys home near Greenwood
Fire tore through a home in the 300 block of County Road 2627 near Greenwood Tuesday evening. Firefighters from Greenwood/Slidell, Decatur, Alvord and Krum firefighters battled the blaze that was reported shortly after 6 p.m.
Month in Review for November 2018
The Decatur Eagles held off second-place Andrews by two points, winning the 4A cross country title 90-92 in Round Rock Nov. 3. It was Decatur’s first title since 2012 and fifth cross country crown.
North Texas Woman Arrested For Role In Crash That Killed 2 Young Sisters
STEPHENVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Stephenville woman has been arrested in connection with a deadly crash that killed two young sisters earlier this month. Alyssa Litwin is facing charges including manslaughter, endangering a child and tampering with evidence.
Blotter: Denton, Corinth receive bomb threats in nationwide hoax
Denton and Corinth police were among the law enforcement agencies in North Texas who responded to phony bomb threats that appeared to have been made across the country on Thursday.
Cities in North Texas receive bomb threats
Corinth and Lewisville are some of several North Texas cities that received bomb threats Thursday. Capt. Dan Rochelle of the Lewisville Police Department said there were two threats reported in the city. One was at a landscaping company in the 2500 block of King Arthur in Castle Hills, and the other
Blotter: Bomb threats sent by email to Corinth, other cities in North Texas and across the country
Law enforcement authorities responded to emailed bomb threats made across North Texas and the country on Thursday. The threats started to make headlines mid afternoon Thursday. In North Texas, threats were reported in Corinth, Lewisville, Southlake and Arlington, among others. CNN reported the Unive
Serial killer pleads guilty in Texas woman's 1994 death
DALLAS – A 78-year-old prisoner who says he killed about 90 people over nearly four decades as he moved around the country pleaded guilty to murder Thursday in the 1994 strangulation of a Texas woman.
Blotter: Man arrested for taking beer, Axe body wash, other items
Denton police arrested a 44-year-old man at the Walmart located in the 2700 block of West University Drive for allegedly taking about $150 worth of items, according to a police report.
Wind advisory in effect for Denton County
Hold on to your hat! Very windy conditions are expected this afternoon into Friday morning. A wind advisory is in effect until noon Friday for Denton County, according to the National Weather Service.
Corinth among locations to receive bomb threat
The Corinth Police Department stated on social media it just cleared a bomb threat in the 1400 block of N. Corinth St. on Thursday afternoon. Officials said there have been no credible threats discovered.
'You didn't break me,' woman tells former fair horse trainer convicted of molesting teen
DALLAS — Two women visited a Dallas County courtroom Wednesday to confront the convicted sex offender they say preyed on them during their teenage years using their shared love of horses.
Denton man indicted on intoxication manslaughter charge in death of motorcyclist
BELTON — Ian James Ruston, 56, of Denton was indicted Wednesday by a Bell County grand jury for intoxication manslaughter with a deadly weapon in the death of a motorcyclist.
Lawsuit against Apple involving death of Cross Roads girl heard in California appeals court
SAN JOSE, Calif. — A lawsuit filed against technology giant Apple, Inc., involving the death of a 5-year-old Cross Roads on Christmas Eve 2014 was heard Tuesday in a California appellate court after a lower court had dismissed the case more than a year ago.
Cooke County, Valley View sign pact on subdivisions
Cooke County has entered into an interlocal subdivision control agreement with the city of Valley View. The agreement determines who controls the subdivisions in the extraterritorial jurisdiction one-half mile around the city limits, according to Cooke County Judge Jason Brinkley.
Passing Grades: What we know and what we don’t about the Krum ISD grading scandal
The latest chapter in the Krum ISD grading scandal is expected to come to a close Wednesday evening as the district publicly discloses the findings of an external investigation into allegations that high school administrators changed class ranks to benefit certain students.
Blotter: One man hospitalized, another arrested on charge of K2 possession
Denton police and paramedics were dispatched at about 11:30 a.m. Monday to the 2800 block of West University Drive, where two men were reported to be unconscious. One of the men was driven to a hospital, while the other was arrested in charges of public intoxication and other charges, according to a