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Rockwall recognizes young athletic superstar - Blue Ribbon News
(ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 13, 2018) While Keviah Ealy is no stranger to greatness, it has to be pretty special to be honored with your very own day, especially at the age of 14! At its previous meeting, the Rockwall City Council proclaimed Monday, November 5, as Keviah Ealy Recognition Day. The freshman
Dallas County DA's office says testing is being done on items in Darlie Routier case
For people who say Darlie Routier was unjustly sentenced to death row for her son's murder, their argument often comes back to DNA. Routier, 48, was convicted of fatally stabbing her 5-year-old son Damon in June 1996. Her 6-year-old son, Devon, was also slain, but she has not been tried for his deat
Man tells allegedly drunken driver to leave scene of accident, report car stolen
A video of the incident,posted to Facebook, shows a limousine driver pull up to a single vehicle crash Thursday night on a Las Vegas highway ramp. A pickup truck appears to have crashed into a guard rail.
Meet Spaz, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week - Blue Ribbon News
(ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 13, 2018) Hey, hey!!! I’m Spaz! I think I’m a nine-month-old min pin mix and my foster mama says I have the cutest underbite! I love to hang out with my doggie foster siblings, and the human kids and adults are cool too, once I got to know them.
Dallas woman is brain dead after traveling to Mexico for $138 nose job
Dallas real estate agent and soon-to-be married Laura Avila, 36, is currently on life support with severe brain damageThe singer and dancer jet-setted to Mexico for a cut-rate nose job late last monthThe appointment already started off a nightmare when Avila was administered anesthesia via her spine
United States Postal Service worker critically injured, airlifted in two-vehicle crash
TERRELL, Texas —A United States Postal Service (USPS) worker was critically injured and airlifted to a Dallas-area hospital after a major, two-vehicle crash in Terrell earlier today.
Infosys to open Texas hub, hire 500 Americans by 2020 - ETtech
In May 2017, Infosys had said it would hire 10,000 American workers by 2019. So far, the company has hired 6,200 American workers.
Defending champ Allen's potential playoff run includes a revenge game, rivalry rematch and a really good WR
For Allen to return to the state championship, which it won last year and three of the five seasons before then, won’t be easy.The defending Class 6A Div. I champion Eagles know that, so Coach Terry Gambill often preaches a one-game-at-a-time approach to a roster filled with college prospects.But th
Schools cancel class for state tournament
MOVING ON – The Decatur Lady Eagles celebrate their 4A Region I title Saturday at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene. Decatur will play Melissa in the 4A semifinal Friday. Messenger photo by Joe DutyAn outbreak of volleyball fever is causing a high school and one entire school district to cancel c
Rockwall swimmer earns Scholastic All American Award - Blue Ribbon News
(ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 9, 2018) Janelle Hummingbird was recently awarded the Scholastic All American award by USA Swimming. Upon receiving this award, she becomes only the second Rockwall swimmer to ever achieve this status.
Police seek killers after Dallas brothers died minutes apart, 1 in drive-by, 1 in crash
The two deaths occurred one after the other on Oct. 24 in the Fair Park area. The shooting victim, Marco Clewis, was found dead inside his home in the 4200 block of Copeland Street, police said.
Two students in custody for terroristic threat
In a statement posted to the district’s Facebook page Sunday night, on Friday evening a student reported to a teacher overhearing two other students making terroristic threats. The teacher reported the allegations to the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office, which resulted in an investigation and “swift
To win 5A Division I title, Mesquite Poteet could face state's most formidable schedule, starting with back-to-back games vs. state champs
Poteet starts the 5A Division I playoffs with a 7 p.m. game Friday at Mesquite Memorial Stadium against 2017 Class 5A Division II state champion College Station (8-2),which is No. 12 in this week's state rankings from The Associated Press. If Poteet wins that, the likely second-round opponent would
Dallas Police Association Pushing The Narrative That Amber Guyger Was Overworked
Now that District AttorneyFaith Johnson, who is a Black Republican woman, has been voted out and retired judgeJohn Creuzot, who saidAmber Guygershould be charged with murder, was voted in by a landslide, the Dallas Police Association appears to be working at a frantic pace to protect the 30-year-old
City of Rockwall to host Open House for Comprehensive Plan Update Monday - Blue Ribbon News
(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 28, 2018) The City of Rockwall’s Planning and Zoning Department will host an open house to present theOURHometown Vision 2040Comprehensive Plan Update. The open house will be held in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, located at 385 S. Goliad Street, on Monday, November 12
Stacks of salvaged vehicles catch fire near Mesquite airport, officials say
Fire crews were working to extinguish hot spots after stacks of salvaged vehicles caught fire Sunday morning in an unincorporated area of Dallas County near the Mesquite airport. Dallas County Fire Marshal Robert De Los Santos said crews were called about 9:30 a.m. to 1237 Lawson Road, where 15 to 2
Police seeking information after 26-year-old is shot dead in Pleasant Grove
Jimar Nichols, 26, was shot and killed Sunday in the 2000 block of Lewiston Avenue.(Dallas Police Department)
Mother sues Dallas church, boat rental company for more than $1M after son drowns on youth-group trip
The mother of a 17-year-old boy who drowned on a youth-group trip to Lavon Lake is suing church officials and a boat rental service, claiming that their negligence led to her son's death. Collin County firefighters fished DeMarcus White out of the lake on June 5, 2017, the day after he jumped off th
Development Update: Affordable, move-in-ready homes from Highland driving continued development of Forney’s master-planned Gateway project
FORNEY, Texas —After years in the making, Petro Hunt’s Gatewaymaster-planned communityin Forney is taking shape.
Brawl between American Airlines flight attendants results in lawsuit against carrier
An American Airlines flight attendant who says she was dragged down the aisle by her scarf by a fellow crew member has sued the Dallas-based carrier for failing to investigate the July 2016 brawl or take actions to ensure her safety. In her lawsuit, filed Friday in federal court and obtained by The