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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Ellis County Judge is Suspect in Vandalism of Segregation-Era ‘Negroes' Sign in Courthouse

Ellis County - The controversy that recently erupted over a segregation-era historical sign in the basement of the Ellis County courthouse has taken an unusual twist following an act of vandalism.

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Ellis County COVID relief grants available

Ellis County - Ellis County announced Wednesday that Economic Relief Grant funds are now available for healthcare, nonprofits and small businesses in the county.  County officials describe the grants as an approach to kick-start an immediate economic recovery.

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Victim, Suspect Identified in Ongoing Celina Murder Investigation

Celina, TX - Celina police have released the identity of a man whose body was found in a burning home Wednesday as well as the lead suspect in his death.  Celina police said Thursday that the body of 60-year-old Blair Carter was found by firefighters after they put out a fire inside his home Wednesday afternoon.

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Errol Spence virtual media workout quotes for Dec.5th

Arlington, TX - Unified Welterweight World Champion Errol Spence Jr. Takes on Two-Division Champion Danny Garcia in FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View Main Event Saturday, December 5 from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX

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TSTC introduces fast-paced cybersecurity boot camp

HARLINGEN, Texas - Texas State Technical College will offer a fast-paced Workforce Training boot camp in Cybersecurity. The first cohort will begin in February, and the curriculum will feature eight industry-grade foundational courses that will equip students with the knowledge they need to get their foot into the world of cybersecurity.

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