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Kaufman County grand jury indicts former constable's deputy with tampering with a witness
FORNEY, Texas — A Kaufman County grand jury has indicted a former Precinct 2 Constable's Office deputy with tampering with a witness, a third-degree felony. On November 30, 2018, the grand jury indicted former deputy John Paul Bohmer with one count of tampering with a witness.
2 men shot at Garland apartment complex
GARLAND, Texas - One man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting at a Garland apartment complex. The victim, 51-year-old Leonardo Rodriguez, was found shot at an apartment near Jupiter Road and Walnut Street Monday night. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
How a Texas mom with 2 toddlers got home with some help from 3 Good Samaritans
"It was overwhelming," Becca Kinsey of Royse City said of the resulting chaos from her decision to make a trip home from Disney World without anyone else to help her wrangle her sons James, 5, and Wyatt, 2, on the flight back to Texas.
Texas Executes Inmate for Killing Newlywed
A Texas inmate has been executed for the fatal shooting more than 25 years ago of a newlywed who was attacked as he and his wife walked on a jogging trail in Mesquite. Alvin Braziel Jr. received lethal injection Tuesday evening at the state penitentiary in Huntsville.
1 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Garland apartment complex
A 51-year-old man was killed and another person was injured in a shooting at a Garland apartment complex Monday evening, police say. Police received two separate calls about 6:30 p.m. for gunshot wounds at a house in the 500 block of Hillcrest Drive and at an apartment complex about two and a half m
Rockwall Noon Rotary Welcomes New Members
(ROCKWALL, TX — December 7, 2018) The Rockwall Noon Rotary welcomed Anna Campbell and James Broughton as new members to the club during its meeting on Thursday, Dec. 6. Campbell, a mother of two and new grandmother, has been an employee of Rockwall ISD for 19 years. She has served as a sponsor of th
Take your dog to the movies at K9 Cinemas, Plano
If you’ve ever wished to be able to bring your dog with you on social outings, a new movie theater in Plano is making that an option to you and your furry friend. This past Friday, K9 Cinemas opened its doors to the public and celebrated its grand opening.
Man Who Killed Newlywed During Robbery Set To Die In Texas
HUNTSVILLE (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A death row inmate is set to die by lethal injection Tuesday for the fatal shooting, more than 25 years ago, of a newlywed who was attacked on a North Texas jogging trail.
After Christmas loss, woman starts campaign to save lives
At one point, a single-story home tucked away off a back road in Royse City, had lost its holiday spirit. 56-year-old Terri Hoover says, at the time, she had no desire for a tree, didn't even want stockings or lights and definitely didn't feel like celebrating Christmas.
Young woman shows great courage as ex-Baylor frat president from Garland gets sweet deal
WACO — Justice may have been served Monday in Waco, but as I watched the opposing sides in a sexual assault case walk out of the packed courtroom, it was difficult to initially feel anything but despair.
Senior highlights of VU commit Anfernee Orji
The above video features highlights of 2019 three-star safety and Vanderbilt commitment Anfernee Orji in his senior season at Rockwall High School in Rockwall, Texas. At 6-foot-1, 200 pounds, Orji made 94 tackles this season and 274 over the past three seasons for RHS. He also had three quarterback
Fate City Council receives update on grocery store recruitment
The Fate City Council received a update from staff regarding efforts to recruit a grocery store at its Monday meeting. Assistant City Manager Justin Weiss told the council that some of the grocery store chains that have expressed interest in the city have said that the city’s population is not yet q
Plano Boy, 11, Asks for Shoes, Coats for Homeless Children for Christmas
An 11-year-old boy in Plano is asking for help in making his holiday dreams come true -- instead of presents for him, he's collecting shoes and coats to donate to homeless children in McKinney.
Suspect identified in Dallas double homicide, police say
Police have identified a suspect in the killing of two people at a home in southern Dallas on Friday. Lexington Malik Wright, 18, is wanted on a capital murder charge, according to a police news release.
Lagoon developer talks Rowlett and new opportunities in Texas
Crystal Lagoons opened its first lagoon in Texas near Humble in August and expects the Lone Star State to be its No. 1 market in three years. The company has big long-term plans for the state and North Texas in particular, says Kevin Morgan, executive vice president of Crystal Lagoons U.S. Corp., wh
21 Things To Do In Dallas This Week: December 10 – December 13.
Spread Christmas Cheer by Singing Loud For All to Hear, Pair Some Local Whiskey and Grub, Get a Lesson on Hollywood Rednecks and More. When you make your to do list, check that sucker twice and make sure you don’t include things like exposing yourself to deadly, brain-eating amoebas by filling your
License plate left behind at scene of deadly hit-and-run leads Dallas police to suspect
Police arrested a woman in the hit-and-run death of a 59-year-old pedestrian Friday in Far East Dallas. Jeanette Alvarez, 33, was driving in the 12000 block of Garland Road, near East Northwest Highway, shortly before 7 p.m. and hit a pedestrian who was walking in the right lane of traffic, police s
Man arrested in Texas after telling kids Santa isn't real
DALLAS (AP) - Police say a 31-year-old protester who told children Santa Claus is not real has been arrested for trespassing at a North Texas church. Aaron Urbanski was arrested Saturday after authorities were called to a church in Cleburne, which was hosting a breakfast with Santa event. Police say
National reaction to Cowboys-Eagles: So much for Dallas choking; put Amari Cooper in the Ring of Honor now
Well, that was something. The Dallas Cowboys improved to 8-5 with a 29-23 overtime win against the Eagles (6-7) on Sunday, extending their win streak to five games and tightening their grip on the NFC East. Here are Jon Machota's five thoughts from the contest.
Dallas Police Warn Evening Drivers to Be Extra Cautious – Armed Robbers Targeting Drivers
DALLAS – WBAP/KLIF – With a string of armed robberies to solve, Dallas Police are urging drivers to pay extra attention to surroundings when exiting their vehicles. Several armed robberies have occurred between December 2nd and 7th, in which armed young men with guns are surprising homeowners, and f