Police Bodycam Video Released of Allen Texas Mall Shooting
On May 6th, 2023, a mass shooter in Texas took the lives of eight innocent people at a mall in north Dallas. Now police have released bodycam footage of the intense shootout that also claimed the life of the suspect. WARNING: The video you are about to watch contains graphic...
One Texas Grocery Store Now Among The Worst In America
Any good nutritionist will tell you the key to a good Texas diet is balance, and the way you obtain that balance is most often through food prepping before visiting your local grocery store. We are very fortunate to have several of the highest ranked grocery stores in the whole country right in in the Lone Star State, but to attempting to keep us balanced is also one of the very worst single groceries in the United States as ranked by Solitaired.
TX Garland's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to garland..
Allen ISD reviews student performance
While not all information is available for the Texas Academic Performance Reports (TAPR), Allen ISD reports a superior rating in financial integrity. According to Jennifer Wilhelm, assistant superintendent of learner services, the TAPR was blocked in October 2023 until further notice, pending litigation regarding the Texas Education Agency’s accountability ratings. Wilhelm added that the 2022-23 accountability report is not new information. It’s a final report compiling data gathered and reported throughout the year. Due to pending litigation, not all information has been filed.
Allen ISD sees net decline in enrollment since 2019
Allen ISD has seen a net decline in enrollment since 2019, according to a presentation to district officials. At a Feb. 26 board of trustees meeting, Brent Alexander, with School District Strategies presented Allen ISD’s enrollment and demographic data to the board.
Texas executes man despite contested evidence
Texas rejected calls for a rehearing of Ivan Cantu's case amid recanted testimony and allegations of suppressed exculpatory evidence
Discover Allen's Top 3 Pubs: A Must-Visit Guide for Beer Lovers
This article presents a tour of three charming pubs in Allen. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of them? If yes, we would love to hear your experiences in the comments section below:
We Can’t Have Nice Things: Huge Texas Glow-In-The-Dark Playground Closed For Repairs
If You Were Planning A Trip To Farmers Branch, TX Soon For This, You're Gong To Have Reschedule. When it opened it was dubbed The "Future Of Playgrounds" And Thousands From All Across The Area flocked to play and see it for themselves. Unfortunately, after only a few weeks of...
Garland hazmat spill stirs latest safety concerns about I-635/LBJ construction project
GARLAND, Texas - Hazmat crews had to be called out in Garland to clean up thousands of gallons of methanol Thursday morning. The spill happened in the westbound lanes of LBJ Freeway at McCree Road after a big rig flipped. The Garland Fire Department says no one was injured in...
Rowlett Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report: 32 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories
Rowlett Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report: 32 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories. During the last week, a total of 32 crime cases were reported in Rowlett. The most common crime was theft, with 12 instances, followed by arrests, which numbered at 10. Assault cases were also significant, with 7 incidents reported. Vandalism and other types of crimes were less frequent, with 2 and 1 cases respectively. It is concerning to note the high number of theft and assault cases, indicating a need for enhanced security measures in the place. On a slightly positive note, the number of arrests made signifies proactive law enforcement. However, the severity and frequency of these crimes call for more effective strategies to ensure the safety and security of the residents.
Allen Police Department responds to reports assault and theft incidents between Feb. 19 and Feb. 25
The Allen Police Department responded to reports assault and theft incidents between Feb. 19 and Feb. 25, according to communitycrimemap.com. An assault was reported for 10 a.m. Feb. 21 in the 1500 block of Fall Creek Court.
1 killed in crash involving school bus and vehicle, officials say
NEVADA, Texas — One person was killed in a crash Thursday morning involving a vehicle and Community ISD school bus near Lavon and Nevada, DPS officials confirmed to WFAA. The crash happened near the intersection of FM 6 and Discovery Drive just after 8 a.m. Thursday. DPS officials told WFAA an SUV "turned left when unsafe and was struck by the Community ISD school bus." The SUV was occupied by a driver and passenger, DPS officials said. The driver was taken to Baylor of Lakepoint in Rowlett, where he died. The SUV passenger was checked and released at the scene, DPS said.
Texas Attorney General suing another North Texas school district
The Texas Attorney General is suing another North Texas school district, again accusing the district of electioneering. This time it’s the Frisco ISD.
Woman said her school would let her daughter ‘choose to be a girl, a boy, neither or both’
WASHINGTON DC, Feb 23 — January Littlejohn is a stay-at-home mom and a licensed mental health counselor. In 2020, as Covid swept the nation, her 13-year-old daughter told her that “she no longer felt like a girl.” Her mom described it as a “devastating revelation” in a recent interview with Rebecca Weber, CEO of AMAC and host of “Better For America” podcast.
SPCA East Texas temporarily suspends animal intakes due to over capacity
Just months after opening their state-of-the-art building, the SPCA East Texas has temporarily stopped taking in animals. With more than 200 unwanted cats and dogs being housed in the brand-new facility, the shelter has been inundated with an overwhelming amount of requests, as well as cases of abused and neglected animals.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Richardson, TX
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of richardson..
H-E-B to open additional stores and expand discount supermarket chain in DFW area
Fort Worth, Texas – The popular San Antonio-based grocery chain H-E-B has unveiled its ambitious plans for expansion within Texas, signaling a significant growth phase for the company. This year, H-E-B is set to open four new stores across the state and expand its discount supermarket chain, Joe V’s Smart Shop.
Frisco deploys brush truck, four firefighters to assist with wildfires in Texas Panhandle
The city of Frisco has deployed a brush truck and sent four firefighters to assist with the wildfires currently ablaze in the Texas Panhandle, the Frisco Fire Department announced via social media Wednesday. Six wildfires were raging in the southwestern US state of Texas, including two burning completely uncontained, authorities...
Taste the Ocean: Little Elm's Trio of Seafood Restaurants Worth Your Visit
In this article, we explore three exceptional seafood restaurants located in Little Elm. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
The Last Word: Princeton Mayor On Building Opportunities in the Fast-Growing Collin County City—and a New Hire
“We are growing … and assembling a group of All-Stars to make sure we grow better, smarter, and wiser.”. .…on growing opportunities in the city, via LinkedIn. Princeton, a fast-growing North Texas community in the northeast corner of Dallas-Fort Worth near McKinney and the 121 corridor in Collin County, says it is “poised for economic growth.” The city, which had a population of about 23,000 in 2022, more than doubled its population from 2010 to 2020, making it the county’s fourth fastest-growing, according to the DALLAS Newcomer and Relocation Guide.