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Cowboys WR Terrance Williams Suspended After Arrest
Williams' suspension will be effective immediately, meaning he'll he'll be fined and miss games against the Redskins, Titans and Eagles -- and forgo more than $615,000 he would have earned playing in those games.
Volleyball/cross country: Prosper towers over 9-6A giants; Flower Mound rises to top in 6-6A; Region II meet moved because of flooding
February's UIL realignment not only moved Prosper from Class 5A to 6A, but also placed the school with an enrollment of 2,975 in a district with four schools that each have more than 5,000 students.
Snakes! They’re slithering out of the rain into homes. Here’s how to keep them out
They’re slithering through back yards, falling out of trees and showing up in bathrooms, kitchens and garages.Snakes, just like you, want to stay dry.Record rainfall across Dallas-Fort Worth has creeping critters looking for shelter. Since rain began in September, Dallas Fort Worth Wildlife Control
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Sandy Lake Amusement Park closes after being sold
CARROLLTON, Texas - One of North Texas' favorite attractions has closed. The Sandy Lake Amusement Park in Carrollton has been sold. Sandy Lake's owners announced the sale on Wednesday. They thanked the millions of people who have visited the park over the years. The park is known for its huge swimmi
Dallas-area pimp who cracked toilet with woman's skull sentenced to life in prison
Allen Nash, 31, was convicted following a four-day trial in April of sex trafficking charges for forcing a 17-year-old girl and a 19-year-old woman into the sex trade in 2014, the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas announced.During the trial, victims told jurors that Nash promised them
Unwanted game of 'footsies' on Southwest Airlines flight ends in emergency landing, Denton man's arrest
A Denton man touched a woman on a Southwest Airlines flight this week and then yelled at flight attendants after she moved to a new seat, causing the flight to be diverted, federal authorities say. Justin Riley Brafford, 29, faces a felony count of interference with a flight crew and a misdemeanor a
Town of Prosper opposes U.S. 380 Bypass
The Texas Department of Transportation has outlined two routes as feasible options for the bypass. One route would cut through the southeast corner of the town and just north of Kenton Cook's land. "Why put your money into something you're gonna lose? Have it be torn up?" Cook said about the people
Water level at high-risk Lewisville Lake dam is being closely monitored after record rainfall
Officials are keeping a close eye on the Lewisville Lake dam, where water level has been rising after several days of downpours on top of record rainfall this season. The lake was the subject of a Dallas Morning Newsinvestigation into the 2015 spring flooding scare when there were signs of seepage u
Democrats chide Frisco Rep. Pat Fallon for joking about LGBTQ people and colleague Mary Gonzalez’s pansexuality
CORRECTION, 3:34 p.m., Oct. 17, 2018:An earlier version of this story incorrectly said Gonzalez was the first openly lesbian lawmaker. Gonzalez identified as LGBT.AUSTIN — Frisco Republican Rep. Pat Fallon is taking heat from Democrats for telling a joke that referred to fellow state Rep. Mary Gonza
'It hurt everybody': Walls come down at Cowboys' Valley Ranch
IRVING, Texas — For more than thirty years, Valley Ranch in Irving was home to America's team. Wednesday morning those walls came down. A Dallas Cowboy's training facility that in its day was truly state of the art.
Crews complete repairs on buckling I-35E in Carrollton
CARROLLTON, Texas - The work on northbound Interstate 35E in Carrollton is complete. Crews spent most of the day Wednesday near the Crosby Road exit repairing the highway after it buckled, apparently because of all the recent rain. The separation caused several accidents Tuesday evening, including o
Vietnam War hero from Plano gets 7 years in prison for decades-old rifle purchase
According to his lawyer, when gun collector Alfred Pick first laid eyes on the rare rifle, it reminded him of the weapon he'd carried as an Army lieutenant. Now, the decades-old purchase from a Fort Worth gun show is sending the 70-year-old Plano man to prison, KDFW-TV (CBS11) reported. A federal ju
Fire crews on scene after Coppell ISD school bus catches fire
Bus on fire next to whole food in Irving, Txpic.twitter.com/kJkNGEzN8Z— Juan Vazquez (@JuanMFVazquez)October 17, 2018
Carrollton man walking home killed by hit-and-run driver
Andre Hood, 54, was walking home in the cold, rainy weather just after he got off a DART train at the Downtown Carrollton station when he was hit.
Police close stretch of I-35 in Carrollton after buckling road surface causes multiple accidents
AVOID I-35 Northbound in Carrollton! The highway surface has separated at Crosby, triggering several serious accidents. One responding squad car also hit, officer not injured.@TxDOTis en route to repair. Only right lane gets through right now.pic.twitter.com/JunV1HQAjb— Carrollton TX Police (@Carrol
Yella Beezy Watches His BET Hip Hop Awards Set From Hosptial - XXL
Yella Beezyis recovering in a Texas hospital afterbeing shotover the weekend, but that didn't stop him from missing his shining moment at the2018 BET Hip Hop Awards, where he performed his breakout song "That's on Me" onstage.The award show aired on Tuesday night (Oct. 16). The same night, video sur
Authorities say driver in accident dies
City of Greenville spokesperson Kathy Lucas reported she was notified Tuesday afternoon that the individual, Thomas Allen Harris, 33, of Greenville was removed from life support Saturday night.
Flower Mound Town Council approves first ever homestead exemption | Community Impact Newspaper
Flower Mound Town Council unanimously approved a 2.5 percent homestead exemption, which will affect Flower Mound homeowners’ 2019 tax bill at the Oct. 15 council meeting.For a resident with a home valued at $400,000, the average home price in Flower Mound, their town of Flower Mound annual tax bill
Lewisville Police follow leads in shooting of Dallas rapper
Lewisville police officers have been busy investigating a shooting involving a local rapper.At 3:38 a.m. Sunday, police received a call of a person shot. The victim, 26-year-old Deandre Conway, made the 911 call. He was shot multiple times while traveling down Sam Rayburn Tollway.Conway is an Oak Cl