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Annexation Fight Intensifies In McKinney

McKINNEY (CBS11) - McKinney City Council members voted 4 to 3 on Tuesday night to grant authority to their city manager in continuing to negotiate tax breaks for 99 property owners who face annexation. Those properties fall under what is known as the extraterritorial jurisdiction, or ETJ, located no

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 04:29:00

Deceased UNT employee, grad student identified

The 67-year-old University of North Texas employee and graduate student who died last week after being found unconscious on campus has been identified as Margaret King of Haltom City. University spokeswoman Julie Payne said King had worked as a custodian at the school since June 2016. She was also

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 15:10:00

Scary clown donut deliveries from Hurts Donuts

Has someone done something rotten to you lately? Hurts Donuts is doing scary clown deliveries next Monday and Tuesday in the Frisco area. Right now the deliveries are only available in Frisco, but Hurts says if they get enough interest in surrounding communities, they may pick a day for out of town

WFAA - 2017-09-21 15:06:51

Star Local Media Game of the Week Preview - Frisco Lone Star vs. Denton Ryan

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism t

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-20 19:00:00

DART explains Cotton Belt system

Monday night, dozens of residents from multiple cities gathered at Carrollton's DeWitt Perry Middle School eager to learn more about DART's latest Cotton Belt project. The night's event was a community open house, which allowed residents to talk one-on-one with DART officials as well as view multipl

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-20 18:59:00

Denton County reports West Nile virus case in Little Elm

Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting its eighth human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) for 2017 in Denton County. The resident lives in Little Elm and was diagnosed with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease. To protect patient confidentiality, the county will not release further information. Juan

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-20 17:06:00

Dual threat: Bickham making presence felt with INTs, returns TDs

Allen senior Taj Bickham's responsibilities with the Eagles don't include throwing passes, running routes or fielding handoffs out of the backfield. Yet when the ball is in Bickham's hands, he's as capable of making special happen as any member of Allen's No. 1 state-ranked arsenal. Now in his secon

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-21 11:30:00

Trump's judicial nominee from Texas called transgender kids part of 'Satan's plan'

Jeff Mateer, a high-ranking official in Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's office who President Donald Trump has nominated for a federal judgeship, said in speeches in 2015 that transgender children are part of "Satan's plan" and argued same-sex marriage would open the floodgates for "disgusting" f

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2017-09-20 19:46:05

Profile: Lewisville yoga teacher brings peace to her students

Lisa Nicholson is a yoga teacher and owns a studio, Blue Anjou on Main Street. She teaches group classes, private instruction, workshops and yoga teacher training certification programs. She started teaching private groups of friends 10 years ago. She said she loved it and knew without a doubt this

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-21 13:00:00

Woman Billed for Damage to Car, After She No Longer Owned It

NBC 5 News The woman's lease was up, and her car was damaged at the car lot, after she returned it, but she still wound up with the bill until NBC 5 Responds stepped in, Wednesday September 20, 2017. Hail can do a lot of damage to a car, and the price tag to bring it back to normal can put a major d

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-20 21:59:18

DART could saddle future generations with huge debt if it uses backup plan to finance rail, experts warn

Two major rail projects might be funded with bonds that experts warn could land future generations with a massive bill. The Dallas Area Rapid Transit board approved a backup financing plan last week for the suburban Cotton Belt commuter railway and the downtown Dallas subway. The projects are estima

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-20 17:48:11

Learning to heal: Mourners grieve for the victims of Plano's mass casualty

Two mourners wear "Never Forgotten" shirts in honor of one of the victims, Darryl Williams Hawkins. The Junior League of Collin County has a platform on family violence. Check out jlcollincounty.org to get involved with nonprofits near you Wednesday night's vigil at McCall Plaza was a chance for the

STARLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-21 00:19:00

Wal-Mart, Plano prosperity, Amazon, hyperloop: Wednesday's Business Briefing

Walmart customers pick out marked down Halloween candy as employees sort and price it at the company's store at Northwest Hwy and Skillman St. on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Christmas items and decorations were already up. (Rex C. Curry/Special Contributor) Wal-Mart says its stores aren't hiring for

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-20 21:35:39

Growing Up in Plano in the 1950s and 60s

Newer residents of Plano might find it difficult to imagine a teenager hopping on a freight train in Murphy to ride to school in Plano. Or buying groceries and having the clerk put the day's purchase on your running tab for the month. These are tidbits that probably won't ever appear in history book

PLANOMAGAZINE.COM - 2017-09-20 17:44:28

Vigil Held For 8 Mass Shooting Victims In Plano

PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) - Several dozen people filled McCall Plaza in Plano for a vigil Wednesday night. They came together to mourn the mass killings of 8 people gunned down at a football game watch party. Plano police say the tragedy was the result of domestic violence. The gunman, Spencer Hight was es

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-21 04:41:00

Plano Peanut Butter Drive Fights Hunger for Fourth Year

The city collected 27,618 pounds of peanut butter in 2016 The City of Plano is asking for donations to help local families, as well as victims of Hurricane Harvey, who are in need of nutritious food. The Mayor and City Council partnered with the North Texas Food Bank to organize the fourth annual Pl

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2017-09-21 10:25:46

Amazon is changing the labor market in U.S. cities near its fulfillment centers

Elijah Hahe spent years toiling in retail--supermarket cart boy, gas station attendant--with little to show for it but low pay, inconsistent hours and skimpy benefits. So when Hahe heard a radio ad for positions at a new Amazon.com Inc. warehouse near Columbus, Ohio, he applied immediately. "I knew

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-20 18:15:05

Vigil for Plano shooting victims anchored by domestic violence stakeholders

Ten days after eight lives were taken in a domestic violence rampage, the city of Plano organized a vigil Wednesday to remember the victims but also raise awareness. The vigil was set for McCall Plaza at 998 E. 15th Street in Plano at 6:30pm. Meredith Lane Hight and seven of her friends died after h

WFAA - 2017-09-20 22:44:08

Wednesday's Child: 11-year-old G-Quantavius "GQ"

It takes a pretty special child to smile through some of the most trying times of their life. We meet a young man who's done that. His name is G-Quantavius, but he keeps things simple and prefers you call him "GQ." With a smile, this quiet boy opened up recently about losing a parent and keeping hi

WFAA - 2017-09-20 21:11:39

Police searching for strangers offering rides to elementary students in Hurst, Grapevine

GRAPEVINE - A warning for students and their parents. Police in Hurst and Grapevine are investigating suspicious activity around their elementary schools. The first incident happened at Heritage Elementary in Grapevine on Monday where a 10-year-old boy was approached by a stranger offering a free ri

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2017-09-21 15:30:26