17,000 criminal cases affected by Dallas PD data loss; full update expected this week

DALLAS - This week, Dallas city leaders should be getting a clearer picture of just what kinds of Dallas police case data were deleted during two data loss events this year. 

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Southwest Airlines Flight Cancellations Continue Into Monday

Dallas, TX - Southwest Airlines canceled hundreds of more flights Monday following a weekend of major service disruptions.  By midmorning Monday, the carrier had canceled about 360 flights and more than 600 others were delayed, according to FlightAware.

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City of Duncanville and City of Lancaster City Managers to be Inducted into the National Academy of Public Administration's 2021 Class of Academy Fellows

Duncanville/Lancaster, TX - The National Academy of Public Administration today announced that 39 leaders in the field of public administration have been selected for the 2021 Class of Academy Fellows.

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TSTC partners with Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners for testing

Austin, TX - Texas State Technical College, the leader in technical education, and the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners (TSBPE) have joined forces to provide a greater and more efficient method of administering exams for Texas plumbers.

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Ellis County Sheriff’s Office is Hiring!

Ellis County, TX - Looking for a great place to work??? WE GOT A RAISE!!! Detention Officers receive great pay, benefits, rotating shifts - & - We're HIRING... Contact Officer Agular or visit our website to apply and get more information....

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Affidavit: Dallas officer made $48,000 in alleged pyramid scheme through CashApp

DALLAS — A Dallas police officer has been arrested and 12 others are under investigation for their participation in what authorities call a pyramid promotion scheme.  One officer, Reginald Jones, turned himself in to the DeSoto Police Department after a warrant was issued Friday for his arrest.

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Dallas I-20 chase suspect also wanted for murder at apartment complex

DALLAS - Dallas police say the man who led them on a high speed chase and then crashed in southeast Oak Cliff was wanted for capital murder.  Police say Jamail Martin, 19, is a suspect in a woman's murder from earlier in September at an apartment complex on Ganon Lane. 

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Man felt calling to ‘sacrifice’ 5 murder victims in Fort Worth, Arizona, warrant says

Fort Worth, TX - Jason Thornburg described himself as having in-depth knowledge of the Bible. He believed he was being called to commit sacrifices, he told Fort Worth police before his arrest this week in a triple homicide of a man and two women whose dismembered bodies were found burned in a dumpster.

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Grand Prairie man faces up to life in federal prison for sex trafficking teenage girl

Dallas, TX - A Grand Prairie resident, 37-year-old Howard Sandford Williams, was convicted of sex trafficking a 16-year-old girl on Tuesday after a two-day trial in a federal court in Dallas. He faces a sentence of up to life in federal prison.

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Dallas County Health and Human Services program helps qualified residents with emergency air conditioners to protect against heat

Dallas County - Summer in North Texas means sweltering temperatures and potentially unsafe conditions. The heat can cause heat cramps, heat exhaustion, heat stroke, and even death. People 18 to 50 years old are most affected by heat-related illness in Dallas County.

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Ellis County Cities Feel North Texas Boom

North Texas has mostly grown to the north of Dallas and Fort Worth for years. But Ellis County to the south is feeling the boom with tremendous growth in Waxahachie and Midlothian, as those cities work to preserve their small-town charm.

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