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Texas theater allows owners to take their dog to the movies
PLANO, Texas - A theater in Texas is making the movies a furry family affair. Plano Profile reported that K9 Cinemas in Plano, Texas, opened Friday. The business is from Erik Lankford, who was frustrated that he couldn’t bring his dog to any theater.
Collin County college plan to train armed staff is a necessary progression of campus carry
The question of how to both be safe and feel safe in a era of mass killings is one that all of American society grapples with. On Tuesday, Collin College, the community college system in Collin County, became the first community college district in Texas to approve a program to train armed staff mem
Deputy and police officer hurt in Hunt County chase crash
GREENVILLE, Texas - A Hunt County sheriff’s deputy and a Royse City police officer were injured in an early morning chase. The chase started in Royse City and around midnight made its way to Greenville, which is about 50 miles northeast of Dallas.
School districts plan musical, theatrical events
Wylie, Garland and Plano Independent School Districts are getting into the spirit of the holidays. As the semester wraps up, fine arts programs are celebrating with winter concerts and performances.
Plano coyote reports on the rise following Frisco attacks
Coyote sightings are on the rise in Plano follow a public coyote attack in Frisco last month. Frisco police reported a jogger was attacked by a coyote near Eldorado Parkway and Rogers Road. The jogger suffered several injuries to the neck and was transported to a local hospital for surgeries and tre
Deck the holiday with activities
As December rolls in with full force so do myriad Holiday events around Farmersville, Princeton and the DFW metroplex. Princeton’s downtown area will come to life Saturday, Dec. 8 as the town’s first-ever Christmas parade takes place.
Christmas parade, events this Saturday
As December rolls in with full force so do myriad Holiday events around Farmersville, Princeton and the DFW metroplex. A whole slew of activities are scheduled to take place in Farmersville this weekend.
Dallas County man admits to crime prior to execution
A Dallas County man has been executed nearly 25 years after his crime was committed. Alvin Braziel Jr., 43, became the 13th inmate executed by the state of Texas on Tuesday at the Huntsville “Walls” Unit.
Woman Serving 51 Years in Prison For Killing a Man Who Tried to Rape Her When She Was 16
NATIONWIDE — Cyntoia Brown, a woman from Tennessee who was 16-years old when she killed a 43-year-old man who solicited her for sex, must serve at least 51 years in prison before she would be eligible for release, the Tennessee Supreme Court has decided.
Investigation leads to child pornography arrest
A Royse City-area man, previously charged with possession of child pornography, has again been arrested on the charge and is being held in local custody. Billy Lewis Malone Jr., 52, was taken into custody Monday following an investigation by the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and Royse City and Greenv
Killer who shot newlywed, raped his wife on Mesquite walking trail is executed
HUNTSVILLE — A convicted killer who shot a man and raped his wife in 1993 as the newlyweds strolled on a trail in Mesquite was executed by lethal injection Tuesday night. Alvin Avon Braziel Jr., 43, was convicted of capital murder in 2001, nearly eight years after he killed 27-year-old Douglas White
24 Hour Fitness Opens In McKinney
MCKINNEY, TX -- A 37,000 square foot 24 Hour Fitness gym has opened in McKinney at 1601 North Hardin Blvd. The company, which celebrated its 35 year anniversary and has 420 locations around the country, opened the facility Saturday. It includes studio classes and an assortment of strength training m
2 new healthy restaurants open in northern Dallas suburbs on same day
Two different restaurants dedicated to eating healthy are both, coincidentally, opening in two north Texas towns on the very same day. And that day is December 14. Snappy Salads, the award-winning, salad-centric Dallas-based chain, is scheduled to open at the south end of Watters Creek at Montgomery
Republican wants to make it illegal to change your school’s name
State Sen. Pat Fallon, R-Prosper, filed legislation to block cities from removing monuments or renaming schools or streets honoring “historical figures.” Dallas ISD has changed the names of several schools and is considering several others named after Confederate figures and Dallas removed a monumen
Routine traffic stop in Hunt County results in arrest for child pornography
HUNT COUNTY, Texas (KETK) - In September of this year a Royse City Police Officer conducting a routine traffic stop was provided computer items that allegedly contained images of child pornography.
Princeton A Cappella Group Cuts Disney Song Amid Criticism of 'Toxic Masculinity'
An all-male a cappella group at an Ivy League university has pulled a Disney movie song from its act following a student newspaper column that suggested the lyrics helped promote "toxic masculinity."
Garland Police Department investigating shooting that left one dead, another injured
GARLAND, Texas — The Garland Police Department is investigating a shooting on Monday night that left one man dead and another injured. Around 6:30 p.m., the Garland Police Department received two 911 calls for people shot — one at a residence in the 500 block of Hillcrest Drive and another at an apa
Serena Williams Launches New Collection at Plano's Neighborhood Goods in Legacy West Pop-Up
Tennis champion Serena Williams has embraced the titles of wife, mother and designer. The four-time Olympic gold medalist is going for the gold in the fashion industry with her self-titled clothing line “Serena.”
Collin County couple creates magical unicorn desserts
From the creators of Chills 360 and Doholics comes a magical new dessert concept. Magical Dessert Bar is set to open in Deep Ellum at the top of next month. It will open in the space once occupied by Doholics, an edible cookie dough shop that opened this past July.
New Plano movie theater goes to the dogs for date nights with pups
K9 Cinemas, a new movie theater in Plano, will bring the movie theater experience to a clientele that its owner says is underserved: dogs. The theater, which held its grand opening on December 7 with a screening of Up, was started by owner Erik Lankford, a self-professed "serial entrepreneur" who ha