Parents determined to give their kids a normal school year are organizing a homecoming dance on their own, after Northwest ISD decided to cancel the tradition due to concerns over spreading COVID-19.
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Severe Storm Watch Dropped For North TexasStorms are continuing to weaken as they head to the east. Skies will clear out by mid-morning.
Wednesday Weather UpdateStorms are weakening as many North Texans are waking up to this soggy morning.
Fast Moving Storms Through North Texas OvernightIt will be a very windy Wednesday following the storms.
11-Year-Old Boy Struck And Killed Attempting To Cross Freeway In Fort WorthAn 11-year-old boy was killed killed after being struck by a vehicle on West Loop 820 Tuesday evening.
Fans Return To AAC For Mavs Game, But With Some COVID-19 RestrictionsFor now fans need to prove their are vaccinated or have a recent negative test.
Damaged Natural Gas Line Shuts Down 2 Blocks In Downtown Fort Worth, Condo Building EvacuatedThe Tower Condominiums high rise at 500 Taylor Street was evacuated due to high gas readings in the area and those who live there were not able to return Tuesday night.
New Push By Texas Democrats To Get US Senate To Pass Federal Elections BillThe U.S. House passed the measure in August in a very close, party-line vote.
After Rise In Auto Thefts, Tarrant County Cracking Down On Car ThievesAuto crimes have evolved as technology in newer cars prompted thieves to refine how they steal them. They now use fake IDs to buy cars, steal auto parts such as catalytic converters and reprogram fobs to steal vehicles.
FDA Committee Votes In Favor Of COVID-19 Vaccine For 5 To 11-Year-OldsIn a nearly unanimous vote, an FDA advisory committee Tuesday found the benefits of Pfizer’s pediatric vaccine outweighed any risks.
Tuesday Evening News BriefHere's what made news Tuesday, Oct. 26.
Texas Democrats Urge US Senate To Approve Federal Election BillDemocrats in the U.S. House passed the measure in August, but in the Senate, the votes aren't even there to discuss the bill.
Mavs Fans Must Bring COVID-19 Vaccine Card Or Proof Of Negative Test To Attend Dallas' Home OpenerTeam owner Mark Cuban said he’s about to lift those requirements, thanks to declining daily totals in Dallas County.
Crowley ISD Dropping Mask Mandate As COVID-19 Case Numbers In School District DropCISD plans to continue to monitor key metrics and listen to the advice of medical experts as it transitions to the ‘Masks Encouraged’ policy on Thursday.
Plans Underway In Dallas For COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics In SchoolsSteve Pickett reports.
Severe Storms Possible OvernightHigh winds, small hail, heavy rain and an isolated tornado are all possible
Gas Leak Shuts Down 2 Blocks In Downtown Fort Worth, 1 Building EvacuatedA gas line leak in downtown Fort Worth led to a two-block area being shut down Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 26.
Some North Texas Parents Weigh Risks, Benefits Of Vaccinating Their ChildrenBrooke Katz reports.
Madams And Prostitutes Thrived In 'Hell's Half Acre' Brothels In Fort WorthFort Worth's long gone infamous red-light district "Hells Half Acre" provided all kinds of vices. It is prostitution specifically that created power and wealth for the women who chose that lifestyle.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Tests Positive For 'Breakthrough Case' Of COVID-19Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson announced on Tuesday, Oct. 26, he has tested positive for COVID-19. Katie Johnston reports.
Semi Truck Driver Dead After Crash On I-30 In Royse CityA semi truck driver is dead and several others were injured after a deadly wreck on Interstate Highway 30 in Royse City. Katie Johnston reports.
Raw Video: Semi Truck Driver Dead After Crash On I-30 In Royse CityA semi truck driver is dead and several others were injured after a deadly wreck on Interstate Highway 30 in Royse City.
Texas Rolls Out Plan To Vaccinate 5 To 11-Year-Olds Against COVID-19Texas is getting ready to receive more than 1.3 million doses of Pfizer’s pediatric COVID-19 vaccine in the coming week.
Tuesday Weather ForecastGenerally cloudy. High near 85F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.