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Garland ISD Board of Trustees candidates

Name: Linda Griffin (incumbent) Place you’re seeking: Garland ISD Trustee Place 3. What is the most important issue facing the school district and how would you address it?. The most important issue facing the Garland Independent School District is the ability to implement and maintain quality educa


Family Of Missing Mesquite Mother: ‘She Would Never Leave Us’

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A Mesquite mother has been missing for nearly two days, and police are asking the public to help find her. Prisma Reyes, 26, was last seen at a Dallas apartment complex Wednesday afternoon. Police have now released surveillance video and hope someone will recognize Reyes. She’s


Dallas County DA Recuses Himself from Alexander’s Prosecution

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF)- Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot has recused himself and his entire office from handling the prosecution of activist Dominique Alexander. Kimberlee Leach with the DA’s office gave WBAP/KLIF a statement: “Dallas County District Attorney will recuse the office from acti


Missing man found by Garland Police Department

The Garland Police Department located Fermin Aquirre who was reported missing on Thursday, April 11. Aquirre was found on Saturday, April 13 and was reported to be found safe. Family was contacted and updated on the situation.


Watch: Mesquite mom who never picked up her child was last seen in Dallas garage

Updated at 2:30 p.m. Friday with surveillance video of the missing woman. Mesquite police are asking for the public's help finding a woman who was reported missing Wednesday night after she did not pick her child up after work.


Feeling crowded yet? Dallas-Fort Worth gained 1 million people in less than a decade

Dallas-Fort Worth gained more new residents than any metropolitan area in the country, adding more than 1 million people in an eight-year period. The region's population now tops 7.5 million, solidifying North Texas' ranking as the nation's fourth largest metro market. It trails only New York, Los A


Woman's Body Found in Dallas Drainage Culvert

Dallas police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found Friday afternoon in a drainage culvert. The woman, who has not been identified, was found by a passerby who called police.


Homicide detectives investigating after body is found in Pleasant Grove

Last updated at 5:55 p.m. Dallas police are investigating after a body was found in Pleasant Grove on Friday afternoon. Authorities were called around 3:10 p.m. to a culvert near the intersection of Bruton Road and North Masters Drive, where a passerby had seen the body, police said.


Three dozen arrested in Central Texas gang crackdown

KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) Three dozen violent offenders and fugitives were arrested during a large-scale three-day gang crackdown in Killeen and Bell County, police said Friday evening.


Woman Sues Texas Water Park For $1M After Son Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba

WACO (CBSDFW.COM) – The mother of a surfer who died from a “brain-eating amoeba” after visiting a surf park in Texas has filed a $1 million wrongful death lawsuit. New Jersey native Fabrizio Stabile died in September 2018. The man’s mother, Rita Stabile, claims BSR Surf Resort, owners of Parsons Bar


Texas swimmer sues vitamin maker: 'I want them to know the damage they've done'

AUSTIN (Nexstar) — Madisyn Cox has always been competitive. She's testing that spirit in a new way. Cox, 23, is suing Dallas-based Cooper Clinic, claiming it "produced, distributed, and sold" a multivitamin that turned out to be tainted with Trimetazidine. The drug is known to aid in improving the c


Police release last known footage of missing DFW mom as search continues

Mesquite police released the last known footage of a missing 26-year-old woman who has been missing since Wednesday night. Surveillance footage of Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes shows the woman in the last place she was seen that police are aware of, near where her jeep was parked. The 2017 Jeep Wrang


Horrific child abuse that started in Fort Worth ends in life sentences for California couple

A California couple whose horrific abuse of most of their 13 children began in Fort Worth were sentenced Friday to life in prison. David Turpin, 57, and Louise Turpin, 50, were sentenced to 25 years to life in prison in a Riverside, Calif., courtroom, meaning they won't be eligible for parole until


Dallas Man Wins Bet With Wife To Name New Son 'Tiger' After Woods' Masters Win

Dallas Man Wins Bet With Wife To Name New Son 'Tiger' After Woods' Masters Win. It was a win for the ages, and now a baby boy in Dallas will soon bask in that glory. Matt Yurus reports.


Texas cops find 275 pounds of pot next to baby in car seat, women arrested: report

Texas Border Patrol officials said they discovered a baby in a car seat next to 275 pounds of marijuana after they pulled a vehicle over last Friday, a report said. Ashley Renee Resendiz, 22, and Carla Michelle Resendiz, 47, both of Texas, were arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to dis


Dallas police say activist Dominique Alexander shoved, head-butted woman in altercations

Dallas activist Dominique Alexander shoved a woman around his home, causing her to break one of her toes, police said in an arrest warrant affidavit. Alexander, who has denied attacking the woman, was arrested Thursday on two domestic violence charges — one felony and one misdemeanor.


Charges to remain against Texas driver who dodged paying over $5G in tolls with ‘license plate flipper’: cops

A Houston motorist was not quite free to drive off into the sunset on Thursday after a judge found “no probable cause” for the man’s arrest for allegedly using an illegal “license plate flipper” to avoid paying nearly $5,500 in tolls, authorities said.


Trials loom for 2 suspects in 2017 murder of Central Texas teen

COPPERAS COVE, Texas (KWTX) Trials are looming for two of the four suspects charged with murder in connection with shooting death of a Copperas Cove teenager in 2017. Larry Anthony Quinn Thomas, 17, was shot to death on Nov. 9, 2017.


Did you know that Dallas has a canyon? But it’s not what you think. Curious Texas explains

Did you know that Dallas has a canyon? But it’s not what you think. Curious Texas explains. Dallas has its small hills here and there, but the city is flat for the most part. Residents can usually see the Dallas’ skyscrapers miles from downtown if they get on high enough ground.


Mesquite police officer accidentally fires gun inside high school

MESQUITE, Texas — A Mesquite police officer accidentally fired his handgun in Horn High School on Thursday afternoon, officials said. Just before 2 p.m., the officer intended to inspect his department-issued handgun and accidentally discharged it in the School Resource Officer’s office at the school