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Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 06:53 PM CDT

North TX Farmer Surprised With FFA Jacket 66 Years Later

North TX Farmer Surprised With FFA Jacket 66 Years Later

A Kaufman County farmer has spent a lifetime mentoring and supporting young farmers. He never expected anything in return until he received the one gift he could never give.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 05:23 PM CDT

Man Pleads Guilty to Targeting Gay Men in Home Invasions

Man Pleads Guilty to Targeting Gay Men in Home Invasions

A 20-year-old man pleaded guilty on Monday to federal charges that he targeted gay men through a dating app in a series of Collin County home invasions earlier this year.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 06:41 PM CDT

UT Austin Tightens Admission Standard to Top 6 Percent

UT Austin Tightens Admission Standard to Top 6 Percent

Texas students striving for automatic admission at the University of Texas at Austin will need to be in the top 6 percent of their high school graduating class beginning in 2019.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 06:04 PM CDT

Consider Your Options for Dorm Insurance for Your Child

Consider Your Options for Dorm Insurance for Your Child

If you have a child in college, chances are there are some pricey items in his or her dorm room. Insurance companies offer policies to help protect them.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 04:10 PM CDT

DPS Temporarily Ups Reward in Child's 1988 Cold Case Murder

DPS Temporarily Ups Reward in Child's 1988 Cold Case Murder

The Texas Department of Public Safety has temporarily increased the reward in the unsolved 1988 murder case of 7-year-old Courtney Clayton.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 04:10 PM CDT

FWPD Searching for Naked Bicyclist Who Attacked Jogger

FWPD Searching for Naked Bicyclist Who Attacked Jogger

Police are searching for a naked bicyclist they say attacked a jogger in Fort Worth.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 04:11 PM CDT

Northwest ISD Wants Public's Help Naming New Elem. School

Northwest ISD Wants Public's Help Naming New Elem. School

The Northwest Independent School District wants the public's help naming a new elementary school.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 03:13 PM CDT

Mayfest Festival Awards $300K in Grants

Mayfest Festival Awards $300K in Grants

Fort Worth's annual Mayfest festival will award nearly $300,000 in grants this week designed to improve the quality of life for people in the city.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 04:11 PM CDT

Ex-Teacher's Aide Who Faked Cancer Indicted

Ex-Teacher's Aide Who Faked Cancer Indicted

A former Dallas-area teacher's aide who faked having cancer and took a car and donations from staff and students has been indicted on a count of theft of property.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 02:00 PM CDT

Dallas' Franklin, Houston, Jefferson Schools May Change Name

Dallas' Franklin, Houston, Jefferson Schools May Change Name

The Dallas ISD is researching the histories of more than 20 historical figures to determine if their connections with slavery or the Confederacy should prompt consideration of removing their names from district...

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