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Monday, Jun 1, 2015 Share
Dallas ISD Fires New Transportation Director

Dallas ISD Fires New Transportation Director

Dallas ISD terminated the employment of Jesse Lovelace, recently hired as director of transportation services, as a result of information that has come to light since his hiring in May. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Share
Community College Offers Careers Without Huge Debt

Community College Offers Careers Without Huge Debt

You can make big bucks without having a four-year degree. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Share
Risky Crude Oil Rides the Rails in North Texas

Risky Crude Oil Rides the Rails in North Texas

As many as four large Bakken crude oil shipments of a million gallons or more per week are going through Denton and Tarrant counties by train. Read More

Airport Security
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Share
Hundreds More Airport Badges Missing

Hundreds More Airport Badges Missing

New information in an ongoing NBC 5 investigation finds hundreds of additional airport security badges are missing. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Share
Little Known Costs of Your Pet's Microchip

Little Known Costs of Your Pet's Microchip

The major microchip companies have varying ongoing fees associated in addition to the initial registration fee. Consumers also fail to update contact information rendering the microchip useless. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Share
Palo Pinto Sheriff to Shut Down Planned Biker Rally

Palo Pinto Sheriff to Shut Down Planned Biker Rally

Law enforcement officers plan to close a road leading to a planned motorcycle club rally in Palo Pinto County this weekend "for public safety reasons," Sheriff Ira Mercer said Tuesday. Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 18, 2015 Share
Mantel Collapses Cause of Concern for Homeowners

Mantel Collapses Cause of Concern for Homeowners

Several Benbrook families are concerned after concrete mantels came crashing to the floor in two homes built by the same builder; one child injured. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 14, 2015 Share
 NWS Fort Worth Understaffed in Storm Season

NWS Fort Worth Understaffed in Storm Season

NBC 5 Investigates recently discovered the National Weather Service office in Fort Worth is short-staffed this storm season. Read More

Calm Rooms
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Share
TEA Reviews Calm Rooms After NBC 5 Investigation

TEA Reviews Calm Rooms After NBC 5 Investigation

NBC 5 Investigates has learned The Texas Education Agency is reviewing a 2012 recorded incident at a Plano elementary school where an 8-year-old autistic student was forcibly held in a so-called “calm room.” Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 11, 2015 Share
Free Apps Allow Consumers to Search Car Recall Info

Free Apps Allow Consumers to Search Car Recall Info

One in five vehicles in Texas has an open recall. New apps allow consumers easy access to that information at no cost. Read More

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Awards

2015

Lone Star Emmy Awards, Lone Star Chapter
Investigative Report Single Story: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Military: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Education/Schools: “The Texas High School Helmet Tracker”

The RTDNA Gannett Foundation
Al Neuharth Award for Investigative Journalism: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Investigative Reporting
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Fire in the Attic"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
News Series
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Multimedia Project,
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Best Investigation, Broadcast Large Market
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

Texas AP Broadcasters Award: Best Investigation
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

See all awards won by NBC 5 Investigates here.

 

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