Life High School Track & Field Athletes Headed to State!

(DALLAS, TX) (WAXAHACHIE, TX) April 30, 2021 – Several goal-oriented athletes from both Life High School Oak Cliff and Life High School Waxahachie are realizing all of their hard work is paying off. They are headed to Austin to compete in the upcoming Track & Field UIL State Championships at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Signing Day for Life High School Oak Cliff Athletes

Dallas, TX - Two Life High School Oak Cliff (LHSOC) seniors signed commitment letters to continue their athletic success in college starting in the fall. Elijah Sheppard-Ruth will join the track team at UNT Dallas while Kyron Smith will play basketball for Mountain View College.

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Suspect Wanted For The Murder Of A Seattle Woman In Dallas Has Been Arrested In Utah

West Jordan, Utah (WBAP/KLIF) – A suspect in a Dallas murder has been arrested in West Jordan, Utah. Seattle resident Marisela Botello Valadez disappeared in October 2020. The 23 year old Valadez was visiting a friend in Dallas.

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Chase Ends After Driver Gets Stuck in Stolen Ambulance, Tries to Escape on Foot

An hourslong chase with the driver of a stolen Dallas Fire-Rescue ambulance came to an end Monday afternoon when the ambulance appeared to get stuck and the driver tried to outrun police on foot.

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HERitage Giving Fund at Texas Women’s Foundation Awards More Than $56,000 to Seven Nonprofits

DALLAS, March 29, 2021 – HERitage Giving Fund at Texas Women's Foundation awarded more than $56,000 in grants to seven North Texas nonprofit organizations that are led by Black women serving Black women and girls.

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Winter Storm 2021 Assistance/ Relief Programs

Dallas and Ellis County - Each of the three categories listed below are available and applicable to residents in both Dallas and Ellis County.  

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North Texas Food Bank to Host Mobile Food Pantries This Week

NORTH TEXAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – As thousands of North Texans are still struggling in the aftermath of last week’s severe winter storm and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, non-profits and food banks continue to lend a helping hand.

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Dallas police search for suspect linked to deadly shooting near Cedar Hill Preserve

Dallas, TX - A man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Dallas and police are working to find the suspect responsible.  Authorities said around 1:30 a.m. officers responded to a shooting call in the 7300 block of Pineberry Road.

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5 fatalities confirmed in pileup crash on I-35W in Fort Worth; 75-100 vehicles involved, officials say

Ft. Worth - Around 75 to 100 vehicles were involved in a massive pileup crash Thursday morning on Interstate 35W in Fort Worth, including several 18-wheelers, officials said. At least five people have been confirmed dead. The total number of injuries remains unknown, Fort Worth police said.

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Jan. 28: Texas Women's Foundation Presents Virtual Viewpoints: The Essentials - Housing

We are excited to present to you the next in our event series of Virtual Viewpoints that focuses on the four essentials to a woman and her family's economic security: child care, housing, health insurance and education. 

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Ellis extends COVID relief grant deadline

Ellis County has announced that the deadline for healthcare, nonprofits and small businesses in the county to apply for Economic Relief Grant funds has been extended to Friday, Jan. 15 at 11:59 p.m., to allow for additional opportunities for local entities to apply.

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