Father of slain DPD officer unveils new fallen officer monument coming to downtown Dallas
Dallas, TX - He immediately knew he wanted to do something to honor his son, but he didn't know what. Soon after the murder of his son and four other officers on July 7, 2016, Enrique Zamarripa had the idea that a monument to honor them should be erected in Dallas.
Petition Against Forced Annexation in Ellis County requires 11,500 more signatures
Ellis County, TX - Since Feb. 12, several Ellis County residents have sought signatures to fight forced annexation. But, the group is falling short by thousands. The petition has a life of 180 days, which means registered voters in Ellis County only have until early July to sign.
The Village Giving Circle at Dallas Women’s Foundation Launches With More Than $106,000 Raised
Dallas, TX - The Village Giving Circle at Dallas Women’s Foundation has officially debuted and joins two other giving circles hosted at Dallas Women’s Foundation: HERitage Giving Circle and Orchid Giving Circle.
Downtown Dallas security team stepping up patrols after violent attacks
Dallas, TX - The Downtown Dallas security team is increasing its patrols after a woman was violently robbed and other recent crimes. Red Ledbetter was walking home with a friend around 3:30 Tuesday morning
New Digital Effort To Find Dallas Teen Missing Since 2015
North Texas - Today the face of a Dallas teenager missing since 2015 will be posted where tens of thousands of drivers can see it. Maria Elizalde would be 18 years old and now billboards across North Texas will flash her picture more than 50 times an hour
Rockwall Woman Loses Thousands of Dollars After Rats Ruin Her Furniture In Storage Unit
Rockwall, TX - Arlene Beasley is warning others to pay attention to their insurance policy when storing items in a storage unit. She just moved into a new home in Rockwall, but most of the furniture inside is second hand.
Woman says she delivered own baby in cell after jailers accused her of faking labor
Ellis County, TX - Shaye Bear sits in jail with a story to tell. Her story is what really what happened five days ago when she gave birth to her son alone in an Ellis County jail cell. She was about five months pregnant at the time.
Former Dallas Uber Driver Found Guilty Of Sexually Assaulting Drunk Passenger
Dallas, TX - After nine hours of deliberations, jurors found Talal Chammout guilty of sexually assaulting his Uber passenger in July 2015. The jury, made up of seven men and five women, found the former Uber driver,
Dallas unveils plans for new Oak Cliff senior activity facility
Oak Cliff - A new 22,000 square-foot state-of-the-art health and wellness center serving adults age 60 and older in Oak Cliff will open this fall under a co-operative venture between the City of Dallas and the non-profit WellMed Charitable Foundation (WCF).
New Trustees Elected By Local School Districts
Both Duncanville and Cedar Hill cancelled their ISD school board elections since candidates were running unopposed. Places 6 and 7 seats were open, but both candidates who filed saw no challengers.
Trump will speak at NRA convention in Dallas on Friday
Washington - President Donald Trump will speak Friday at the NRA convention in Dallas, a senior White House aide confirmed Sunday night. Vice President Mike Pence had already agreed to appear at the annual gathering of the gun rights group.