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Mar 13, 2014

Fort Worth Woman Named Interim NAACP President & CEO

Fort Worth Woman Named Interim NAACP President & CEO

Lorraine Miller broke barriers in Washington as the Clerk for the US House of Representatives. She is now running one of the most powerful civil rights groups in the world.

Oct 31, 2013

Pike Park Rec Center Turns 100

Pike Park Rec Center Turns 100

The Pike Park Recreation Center turns 100 this weekend and there's a renewed effort to restore the Dallas landmark.

Oct 31, 2013

Dallas Landmark Turns 100 This Weekend

Dallas Landmark Turns 100 This Weekend

The Pike Park Recreation Center in Uptown Dallas will celebrate its 100 anniversary this weekend. For decades, it was the heart of the Little Mexico neighborhood.

Oct 7, 2013

Latina Doctor Made History in Dallas

Latina Doctor Made History in Dallas

Dr. Catalina Esperanza Garcia was one of the first Hispanic women to graduate from the UT-Southwestern Medical School. She's grown to love the community where she learned about acceptance.

Oct 10, 2013

Meteorologist Trades Caribbean For DFW

Meteorologist Trades Caribbean For DFW

Telemundo 39 Chief Meteorologist Nestor Flecha is an experienced meteorologist and proud native of Puerto Rico.

Sep 23, 2013

Niche Watches Boast DFW Origins

Niche Watches Boast DFW Origins

Wooden watches made by Daniel Schemel are a fusion of art, fashion, culture and nature, and are a product whose origins are tied to North Texas.

Sep 19, 2013

Troubled Immigrant Rises To Dallas Inspiration

Troubled Immigrant Rises To Dallas Inspiration

Raul Magdaleno came to Dallas from Mexico in the 1980's. He nearly followed his father and brothers to prison. Instead, he earned multiple degrees and a chance to help children like him.

Feb 24, 2013

Fort Worth Home Displays Black History

Fort Worth Home Displays Black History

The Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum is located at 1020 East Humbolt Street in Fort Worth.

Feb 24, 2013

Baylor Professor Looking for Black Gospel Music

Baylor Professor Looking for Black Gospel Music

After three years, program to digitize black gospel music continues at Baylor University.

Feb 24, 2013

Steve Harvey Focused on Show and Youth

Steve Harvey Focused on Show and Youth

Steve Harvey hosts weekday show on relationships. He also works to help young men with their lives with an annual mentoring camp. The Dallas date is June 11-16.

Top Stories
VIDEO: Suspect Pulls BB Gun on Police Fatally Shot

VIDEO: Suspect Pulls BB Gun on Police Fatally Shot

Police have fatally shot an East Texas man suspected of stealing beer and pointing a BB gun at officers trying to question him.

911 Callers Waited While DPD Officers Studied

911 Callers Waited While DPD Officers Studied

Three on-duty police officers studied for a promotion test for three hours while nearby crime victims waited as long as 63 minutes for help to arrive.

Man Who Shot Boy in Face Says He's Not at Fault

Man Who Shot Boy in Face Says He's Not at Fault

Brian Cloninger, who was convicted of shooting then 8-year-old Donald “D.J.” Maiden in the face, spoke out from from jail.

38 Texas Children Drowned; More Likely Without Precautions

38 Texas Children Drowned; More Likely Without Precautions

With 38 child drowning deaths recorded in Texas so far this year, experts warn parents to take all precautions heading into what is, historically, a very dangerous time for children in the water.

Police Search for Cloning Credit Card Suspects

Police Search for Cloning Credit Card Suspects

Coppell police want the public’s help identifying two women suspected of cloning credit cards.

Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License, Plans Lawsuit

Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License, Plans Lawsuit

Two groups of protesters with opposing views flock to downtown Granbury Thursday after the Hood County Clerk says updated marriage license forms will take up to three weeks to arrive.