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  • Hitting the lake for Memorial Day? Don’t forget these water rules

    LEWISVILLE — Memorial Day is upon us, which means lots of people eating, drinking and swimming! The holiday that officially kicks off the summer travel season has people busting out their boats and throwing back some brews for a sun-soaked weekend. More people on the water means more risk of people getting hurt. So, if you plan on partaking in the fun on any of the many lakes in North Texas, Denton Co. Game Warden Kyle Allison has some advice you’d […]

  • Does this new mural by The Star in Frisco resemble Dez Bryant?

    FRISCO — It seems somebody didn’t get the memo about Dez Bryant not being on “America’s Team” anymore! Outside the brand new Baylor Scott and White Sports Therapy and Research Center next to the star in Frisco, you can see some artwork of ‘Dem Boys. One piece in particular may look a little familiar to folks who were a fan of former #88 Dez Bryant! Since being released by Jerry’s team, Dez rejected a contract from the Baltimore Ravens and […]

  • Arlington police search for suspect who attempted kidnapping of 9-year-old girl

    KENNEDALE, TX — Arlington Police are on the lookout for a man who tried to kidnap a 9-year-old in the 5200 block of Glen Meadow Drive in Arlington. Police say the child is a student at R. F. Patterson Elementary School. She had just been dropped off at a bus stop and was on her way home Tuesday afternoon when a man in dark clothing walked up from behind and grabbed her. “The reason why we believe there’s a lot […]

  • Did You Know?: Beyoncé has second most Grammy wins by female artist

    HOUSTON, TX — Beyoncé is one of the most iconic performers of our time. Did you know the former Destiny’s Child has the second-most Grammy wins by a female artist? We bet she’s “Crazy in Love” with her 22 awards! Queen Bey falls second only to Alison Krauss, a bluegrass singer-songwriter best known for her hit “I’ve Got That Old Feeling.” But Mrs. Carter still has a ways to go before she catches up with the top Grammy winner of all time: […]

  • Trump and South Korean President meet at White House before North Korea summit

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Koreas may be new BFF’s, but President Trump is still a third wheel! Trump and South Korea’s President Moon met at the White House Tuesday to have a little chat about North Korea before the big summit in Singapore next month. Trump said during the meeting, “The big topic will be Singapore and the meeting, see what happens, whether or not it happens. If it does that’ll be great. It’ll be a great thing for North […]

  • Did You Know?: The average wedding costs over $30k

    DALLAS — Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy you an expensive wedding! Did you know the average cost of a wedding in the United States is $33,391? That doesn’t include the honeymoon price tag, which costs an average $4,466, or the engagement ring, which will cost you an average of $6,351! Speaking of engagements, Utah and Texas couples sprint down the aisle a tad faster than every other state. On average, North Texans will spend about 9-10 months […]

  • Rowlett police want drug dealers to rat out each other in social media post

    ROWLETT — You know what they say about snitches! The Rowlett Police Department wants the community, or rather certain members of the community, to do just that: tattle on a drug dealer! Rowlett PD’s getting a lot of attention on this post: Feel free to retweet and share to help us get the word out! pic.twitter.com/BaVB8PeBIZ — Rowlett PD (@Rowlett_PD) May 18, 2018 “We’ve had it up for one week and we’ve already had 50,000 views on Facebook and over […]

  • President George W. Bush tees off with wounded military for golf tournament in Dallas

    DALLAS — The Byron Nelson already has their winner! 21-year old rookie Aaron Wise may have scored his first PGA Tour victory, but after the big win, all eyes were on President George W. Bush, and the military heroes by his side, for the 2018 Bush Institute Warrior Open at the Byron Nelson. “It’s an honor because I remember in 2001, well, everybody remembers that day, but I remember watching the TV and he was briefing the nation. He looked […]

  • Parkland school resource officer decried as coward gets princely pension of $8,702 a month

    PARKLAND, Florida — The former school resource officer criticized for his response to the Parkland school massacre is receiving more than $8,700 a month in state pension, Florida Department of Management Services spokeswoman Nina Ashley said Wednesday. There are no charges or circumstances that would affect Scot Peterson’s pension, according to a March 28 department letter requesting local officials submit information pertaining to Peterson’s retirement benefits. However, two investigations into the police response to the February 14 shooting remain ongoing. […]

  • Police praise epic senior prank involving car with Texas plates

    CUMBERLAND, Wis. — When the local police department offers congratulations to an entire class on its senior prank, you know they pulled off something great. The class of 2018 at Cumberland High School in Wisconsin created an original and labor-intensive senior prank using some tape, a black tarp, bricks and an old vehicle. The class created somewhat of an optical illusion, making it appear as if a car had crashed through the side of the school, just outside the principal’s […]