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Q&A: Inna Dietrich campaigns for Place 3 seat on Southlake City Council

Inna Dietrich is running for the Southlake City Council Place 3 seat, facing opposing candidate Chad Patton, the incumbent, in the upcoming May 4 general election. Community Impact Newspaper sent Dietrich a series of questions about her candidacy. Her written responses, edited for publication style,


Colleyville restaurant Chicago Signature closes permanent location, planning for food truck

Local restaurant Chicago Signature closed Feb. 10 at 5600 Colleyville Blvd., Ste. B, Colleyville, due to lack of business. It served Chicago-style food, including hot dogs and Philly sandwiches. Although the location is closed, Chicago Signature plans to launch a food truck to serve the Dallas-Fort


Gameday storefront in Southlake set to close; items on sale

Gameday will close its store location at 2225 W. Southlake Blvd., Ste. 429, Southlake. The store sells spirit wear and accessories for local teams, such as the Carroll Dragons and the Keller Indians. Currently items in the store are on clearance for 40 percent off. Owner Jeff Baker said the store is


Could marijuana law reform come to Texas this year?

HOUSTON — Decriminalizing pot possession, expanding medical marijuana, and regulating hemp production could all be on the horizon for Texas. Those are among the ideas in nearly 30 marijuana-related bills state lawmakers have filed in the 2019 legislative session.


Nurse Crushed by JPS Elevator Out of Coma, Mouths 'I Love You' to Family

A nurse injured last month when she was crushed in an elevator accident at Fort Worth's John Peter Smith Hospital is out of a coma and out of the intensive care unit. Carren Stratford, 56, is now in the step-down unit as she continues to recover from her significant injuries, including brain damage.


Southlake drivers to see reduced speed limit on part of North White Chapel Boulevard

Southlake City Council approved the second reading of an ordinance to reduce the speed limit from 40 miles per hour to 30 miles per hour along a section of North White Chapel Boulevard between Drum and Wingate lanes during its meeting Feb. 19.


Texas teen taking selfie tumbles from bridge

DALLAS, Texas (KWTX) A Texas teenager who fell 50-feet while trying to take a selfie from a towering bridge is lucky to be alive. Triston Bailey, 18, has spent the last four months recovering from injuries he suffered in a fall from the Margaret McDermott Bridge in Dallas.


Chase through 6 Tarrant County cities reaches 95 mph, ends in crash

A man led police on a chase through six Tarrant County cities and wound up in the hospital after he crashed into a wall early Tuesday. The chase started when the motorist didn't cooperate at a traffic stop around 3 a.m. after Bedford police clocked him at 74 mph in a 30-mph zone, authorities said.


Texas woman says 10-year-old granddaughter's organs may have been harvested without permission

LUBBOCK. Texas -- A grandmother in Lubbock says she has a lot of questions after she found out doctors may have harvested her 10-year-old granddaughter's organs without permission.


Bomb Squad Called After Police Standoff In Grapevine

GRAPEVINE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A bomb squad had to be called out after a police standoff in Grapevine as officers tried to serve a narcotics warrant. The warrant was being served at a home in the 4700 block of Brenton Oaks near Ashcroft Drive at around 8:15 a.m. A short standoff ensued.


Texas landowner sues over Trump's border wall plans: "It means everything to me"

The Trump administration faces new legal challenges over the national emergency declaration to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border after the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Tuesday. A group of 16 states filed a separate suit Monday that called the emergency declaration unconstitu


Migrant families still being separated at the border, report from Texas group says

Migrant families are still being separated by the Trump administration, sometimes over "uncorroborated allegations" of crimes, according to a report published Thursday by a Texas civil rights group.


Texas Man Charged in Stabbing Death of 2-Year-Old Daughter

A Southeast Texas man is jailed on a capital murder charge after his 2-year-old daughter was found stabbed to death at their home. An Orange Police Department spokesman said the officers went to the home shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday after a neighbor had reported a child had been killed. Police Capt


JPS Hospital Nurse Seriously Injured In Elevator Malfunction Moved Out Of ICU

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The John Peter Smith Hospital nurse who was seriously injured during an elevator malfunction at the hospital last month is doing better, but still has a long way to go.


Suspected Bank Robber, Accomplice Arrested In Arlington

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Arlington Police have arrested a woman and her accomplice after allegedly robbing banks in Arlington and Fort Worth in recent weeks. Arlington Police tweeted Wednesday afternoon, “Remember this bank robbery suspect? Well now she’s behind bars, along with her accomplic


Amid sex scandal, Southern Baptist leader puts 3 North Texas churches on notice

The leader of the Southern Baptist Convention singled out three North Texas churches for increased scrutiny this week in the wake of a sexual abuse scandal plaguing the denomination.


2 Texans caught with enough fentanyl 'to kill every person in the state of Louisiana' get 5 years in prison

Two Texas men have been sentenced to more than five years each in federal prison for transporting a massive amount of fentanyl in the U.S., apparently at the behest of Mexican drug traffickers.


North Texas police warn of armed robbers targeting women in apartment parking lots

BEDFORD, Texas - Police are warning North Texas residents about armed robbers who are targeting women in apartment complex parking lots. According to the Bedford Police Department, there have been similar robberies in Bedford and surrounding cities since January 16.


Texas border agents stop truck carrying frozen strawberries, discover nearly $13M of meth

Customs agents in South Texas discovered nearly $13 million worth of methamphetamine hidden in a shipment of strawberries over the weekend. A 42-year-old Mexican man was stopped Saturday while driving a truck into the United States at the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge, according to U.S. Customs


North Texas Murder Suspect Released From Jail To Have Surgery

PALO PINTO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A 29-year-old murder suspect, who at six-feet-six inches tall goes by the nickname “Too Tall,” turned out to be too expensive to keep in jail.