Local News in Tarrant County, Texas
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Roads, airport breaking free of winter storm
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:52:08 -0800
About 90 percent of North Texas freeways were passable early Tuesday, and some school districts and most universities planned to open.
Morning commute done, workers scramble to clear freeways
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 08:48:15 -0800
An afternoon of temperatures above freezing should greatly help thaw out the freeways across North Texas.
Some Of The Worst Road Conditions Reported In Fort Worth
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:43:14 -0800
Drivers in Fort Worth and across Tarrant County saw some of the worst driving conditions. In fact, police were asking people to stay off the roads, all weekend. Drivers were even asked to delay their commutes as long as possible Monday.
Texas teen sentenced to 10 years' probation, rehab in 4 deaths
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:09:23 -0800
FORT WORTH, Texas _ A Texas teenager who pleaded guilty to driving drunk and causing collisions that killed four people in June was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years' probation. Click to Continue »
Baylor’s Cyril Richardson seeks to extend Tarrant County’s hold on Outland Trophy
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:37:14 -0800
Bears’ offensive lineman is one of six players from Texas colleges up for top individual honors.
Flu cases on the rise in Tarrant County
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 13:54:05 -0800
The number of influenza-like illnesses in Tarrant County that are being reported are on the rise, according to a spokesperson with Tarrant County Public Health.
Deadly Drunk Driving Probation Sentence Leaves Families Stunned
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 19:40:08 -0800
Several families sat stunned and in tears in a Tarrant County juvenile courtroom on Tuesday. Emotions were high after a judge sentenced teenager Ethan Couch to 10 years probation for a drunk driving crash that killed four people back in June.
Texas deadly drunk driving probation sentence leaves families stunned
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:50:44 -0800
Emotions high in Fort Worth courtroom after judge sentences teenager to 10 years probation for drunk driving crash that killed four people back in June
Bridges, overpasses remain problem spots in Tarrant County
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 15:07:59 -0800
TARRANT COUNTY — Pock-marked ice made for rocky and risky driving across bridges and overpasses in Tarrant County on Monday. In addition to 280 sand and de-icing trucks, the Texas Department of Transportation brought in 32 road graders from other cities. TxDOT confirms that more than 500 work crews have treated 3,000 bridges — some more than once. Countless Good Samaritans are also lending a ...
Working for Judges They Work With
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 08:10:56 -0800
The March 14 primary elections for Tarrant County criminal court judges are months away, but they’re creating a buzz in courtroom hallways as two assistant district attorneys have immersed themselves — some say too deeply — in several races. Prosecutors Anna Summersett and Benson Varghese created a private business called Plan A&B Advisors that offers [...]