Breaking News from Mesquite TX

Find the latest Mesquite TX News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Mesquite annexation back to appeals court

The fight between some Kaufman County residents and the city of Mesquite over property annexation continues as the Dec. 1 deadline looms. A hearing that had been scheduled in 86th District Court in Kaufman Monday on a temporary restraining order was canceled after Mesquite filed an emergency appeal


Mesquite's Christmas in the Park celebrates 31 years

Christmas in the Park is Mesquite Parks and Recreation's largest annual event to kick off the holiday season. The event will be held at Westlake Park, 421 Gross Road, on Dec. 2, and Dec. 3, from 1 - 6 p.m. This family-friendly event grows each year and will include new decor, performances and activi


Body of missing Dallas man found in Hugo

A Silver Alert has been canceled for a Dallas man, last seen, alive, in Paris last Tuesday afternoon. After calling off the Silver Alert Monday, due to time requirements by the state, a Hugo, Oklahoma street department worker found David Lee Reed's car and a body matching his description in wooded a

PARIS NEWS - 2017-11-23 17:00:00

Disabled Motorist Struck, Killed by Intoxicated Driver, Police Say

A disabled motorist was struck and killed by an intoxicated driver overnight Wednesday in Dallas, police say. Officials say a man driving a gray Pontiac along the 4600 block of Great Trinity Forest Way/Loop12 encountered trouble and ended up on the side of the road. The man turned on the hazard ligh

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-11-23 18:34:31

City restrained by Kaufman County District Court

"Dallas wasn't always as big as it is. And I'm sure the original people that settled there didn't want to see a lot of change; change is hard for people. But education, communication is what helps people come together." - Jennifer Vidler, Mesquite resident Discussion of the possible annexation of ab

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Recognizing the impact of diabetes

November 14 is World Diabetes Day and November is American Diabetes Month, both dedicated to raising awareness for diabetes care, its prevention and cure. Diabetes affects over 30 million Americans and 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year. In Texas, diabetes is a major proble

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-23 18:00:00

Daddy's heart: 14 years after father's death, family meets recipient

DALLAS - The average life expectancy of someone who receives a heart transplant is roughly 10 years, but it's an average often exceeded as technologies and drugs and treatments improve. For the extra 14 years one Forney grandfather has been given, he's been trying to find out who gave him such an o

WFAA - 2017-11-24 04:58:23

Local Theaters Break Out the Holiday Cheer With Seasonal Favorites, New Work

Irving Berlin's White Christmas Holiday theater productions are a great way to entertain out-of-town guests. If you're looking for something more than the traditional holiday productions, there are great offerings that venture outside the box. Here's a roundup of holiday theater in the Dallas area t

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2017-11-24 10:00:00

Time to fill the Empty Stocking

VALDOSTA - More than 1,000 South Georgia children will have a brighter Christmas morning this year thanks to the annual Empty Stocking Fund and the continued generosity of The Valdosta Daily Times' readers. Salvation Army Lt. Tasha Thomas said the organization will schedule registered parents to pic

VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-22 20:00:00

Boonsboro panel hoping for first-draft budget by end of January

BOONSBORO - The chairman of Boonsboro's new budget task force said Wednesday that the group hopes to have the first draft of a budget for fiscal year 2019 for the town council to look at by the end of January. Chairman Ernie Harr told Herald-Mail Media the panel thought a proposed annual budgeting s

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-23 22:52:00

Three generations of family serve in Marines

Cole E. Barnhart II is continuing his family's tradition of Marine Corps service. He graduated in 2015 from South Hagerstown High School, where he played football, ran indoor track and was a standout lacrosse player. After enrolling at Frederick (Md.) Community College, where he played lacrosse, he

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-22 14:53:23

Behind-the-scenes work at Valley Mall store sets tone for Black Friday

HALFWAY - Lora Tolley said "Gray Thursday" comes before Black Friday for sales associates at J.C. Penney at Valley Mall. Like some other retailers, the store will conduct business Thanksgiving Day, opening its doors at 2 p.m. "We'll stay open all night long into Friday, and we won't close until Frid


Mount St. Mary's to offer new program at Frederick campus

Mount St. Mary's University is set to offer a quality assurance and regulatory science graduate certificate program at its Frederick campus starting in July 2018. The certificate program will be the only one of its kind in Maryland, according to a news release from the university. The program is de


'Maryland Farm & Harvest' to feature Misty Meadow

OWINGS MILLS, Md. - Maryland Public Television's original series "Maryland Farm & Harvest," now in its fifth season, will feature a segment on Misty Meadow Farm Creamery in Smithsburg during the new episode airing at 7 p.m. Tuesday. "Local Buy" segment host Al Spoler satisfies his sweet tooth with a


MS-13 Gang Member Charged In Wheaton Regional Park Murder

WHEATON, MD - A 19-year-old MS-13 gang member has been charged with murder by stabbing an unidentified man 100 times. The victim's body was found in Wheaton Regional Park Sept. 5. Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, of an unconfirmed address, has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder, police sa

PATCH - 2017-11-22 16:50:38

$50,000 Scratch-Off Win Gives Gaithersburg Man Reason To Smile

GAITHERSBURG, MD - A Montgomery County retiree saw his fun hobby - playing a Maryland Lottery scratch-off each day - pay off with a prize that will enable him to play instant tickets for many days to come. The player won a $50,000 prize on the 50x the Cash game, according to a lottery news release.

PATCH - 2017-11-22 17:19:51

11 drivers charged with DUI in Howard County on Thanksgiving eve

11 drivers charged with DUI in Howard County on Thanksgiving eve HOWARD COUNTY, Md. (WBFF) - Howard County police arrested 11 drivers from around the region overnight for allegedly driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Thanksgiving has been ranked as the deadliest day for alcohol-related

FOXBALTIMORE.COM - 2017-11-23 15:22:26

Bridges: A day of thanks and time of reflection

It's a favorite holiday of mine mainly because it doesn't have such a hectic nature to it. Christmas is often filled with stress because we are trying to get so many things done from buying presents to making numerous plans, all of which takes place around our usual work schedule. Thanksgiving see

BARROWCOUNTYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 15:29:04

Bennett: Mr. Tom Turkey

It's one of the busiest weeks of the year! The time when Suzy Homemakers all over the country are bustling about their kitchens, preparing for the feast. I would try to describe these activities in detail, and try to paint an image in your mind...except that I have no experience from which to dra

BARROWCOUNTYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 15:29:02

Jacks: Side dessert dishes for Thanksgiving

I hope all of you are taking time to give thanks for the many things we are so privileged to have here in America. We are truly a "blessed nation." I am blessed with wonderful friends that I share Thanksgiving with every year since I lost my husband four years ago. I share Thanksgiving with the Yo

BARROWCOUNTYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 15:29:01