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LISD approves rezoning for elementary schools in Lewisville

When the Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees approved the rezoning for Lewisville elementary schools Monday, the negative feeling that can at times accompany boundary adjustment discussions was noticeably missing.It was replaced with pom-poms and cheers – parents and teachers at existing campuses showi

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2018-11-13 18:45:00

Carrollton family upset pit bull mixes that attacked, killed dog haven't been impounded

A Carrollton family wants to know why the loose dogs that killed their seven-week-old puppy were not impounded. The City of Dallas recently changed its rules so a dog can now be impounded for attacking and killing another dog. But the ordinance in Carrollton doesn't allow for that to happen. A doorb

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-11-14 01:53:00

New chicken restaurant in Plano answers Dallas' crucial peri peri needs

With all of the various kinds of chicken you can find in Dallas, one key category has been notably absent: peri peri chicken, the flavorful spiced grilled chicken with roots in Portugal and Africa.

CULTUREMAP.COM - 2018-11-13 16:40:00

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

DAILY MAIL - 2018-11-14 00:49:00

Denton officer was not arrested before fraud indictment

Last Thursday, a Denton County grand jury indicted Marida Buchanan on a state-jail felony count of insurance fraud. Because of her indictment, the officer was rendered to administrative leave without pay, police authorities have said.

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-11-13 22:43:00

Trial date set for Richardson dad accused of murdering 3-year-old adopted daughter

Cameras were not allowed in court on Tuesday for Wesley Mathews’ scheduling hearing. A possible plea deal was discussed, with the deadline to arrange that deal may 1, 2019. A potential trial would begin on May 6.

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-11-13 23:24:00

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.


These are the 10 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

This week is jam packed with delicious things to do. From a Vueve Clicquot dinner to a pig roast, all the courses are covered. And let's be honest, can you even call yourself a faithful foodie if you don't have one of these Thursday night dinners on the books?

CULTUREMAP.COM - 2018-11-13 06:00:00

The Colony considering pedestrian signal on Paige

Ron Hartline, director of engineering, said city staff observed the area to see how many children are crossing Paige and at what locations.


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.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-11-13 17:18:00

Lewisville firefighters head to California to assist rescue crews in wildfires (copy)

Crews from Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Prosper and Lewisville fire departments set out for California Monday morning as part of a statewide assistance effort to fight the wildfires on the west coast.

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2018-11-13 02:30:00

Tickets Go on Sale Wednesday at SSHS for Bi-District Game At Ford Center in Frisco

Tickets for the Thursday night bi-district play-off game between the Sulphur Springs Wildcats and the Frisco High Raccoons go on sale Wednesday through Thursday noon at Sulphur Springs High School. Pre-sale price is $7 for Adults and $4 for students. Tickets on game day are $10 on line and at the g

KSSTRADIO.COM - 2018-11-12 18:55:30

Burglar swipes sex toys but can't crack safe at Denton adult store

Someone broke into a Denton adult store and stole exactly what you would think last week The intruder cut a "man-sized hole" into the back of Sara's Secret in the 3100 block of West University Drive around 3:30 a.m. Friday and took several sex toys, the Denton Record-Chronicle reported. Store owners

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-11-13 14:45:00

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

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-11-13 01:41:48

Howe PD arrests Plano man for drug trafficking and weapons charges |

At approximately 4:15 a.m., November 11, Corporal David Morris stopped a vehicle for traveling through Howe at speeds in excess of 100 mph. During his interview with Alexandro Hornaday, 23, Corporal Morris saw marihuana inside Hornaday’s vehicle.

HOWEENTERPRISE.COM - 2018-11-12 15:11:43

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

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-11-13 17:44:00

DFW firefighters among 200 from Texas heading to California wildfires

About 200 firefighters from Texas, including about 20 from North Texas, are heading to California to help fight the outbreak of wildfires there.


Plano firefighters dispatch to fight California forest fires

Crews from Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Prosper and Lewisville fire departments set out for California Monday morning as part of a statewide assistance effort to fight the wildfires on the west coast.

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2018-11-12 19:39:00

BREAKING: OSU student expelled from from fraternity after reportedly writing racial slur on receipt

Bradley Lasher, an OSU marketing student from Flower Mound, Texas, and member of OSU's Delta Tau Delta fraternity, has been expelled from Delta Tau Delta after reportedly writing "nigger" on the signature line of a receipt at Logie's on the Corner in Norman on Saturday.


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)

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-11-12 15:15:00