The Colony, TX

7 Things to Buy at H-E-B’s New Frisco Store

When my son was little, we went to visit family in San Antonio. He was feeling a little feverish so I asked my mom if she remembered where the nearest H-E-B store was. “I think on Bandera,” she replied, feeling her grandson’s forehead. I grabbed my keys and told John John I’ll be back with some Tylenol and pan dulce pastries if they have any.
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Investigation launched after video shows Texas officer slamming student into a lunch cart

An investigation has been launched after a shocking video surfaced of a law enforcement officer slamming a student into a lunch cart in a Texasschool.The incident unfolded at around 12.45pm on Wednesday at Nimitz High School in Irving, Texas, when a fight broke out inside the school cafeteria, according to the Irving Police Department.Officers assigned to the school responded to the incident to try to separate several students who were brawling in the lunch line.Shocking footage, circulating on social media, captures two officers on the scene amid the loud commotion.One of the officers – an unidentified male – is seen...
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17-year-old found with gun at North Texas high school football game

DALLAS - Dallas police said a 17-year-old was arrested for bringing a gun to a Richardson ISD football game Friday night. This happened at the varsity football game between Berkner and Lake Highlands at Wildcat-Ram Stadium. According to police, someone told Richardson PD officers that a gun was passed through...

TX DPS: Holland man killed in crash while racing on George Bush Turnpike

RICHARDSON, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has opened an investigation to look into a deadly crash in Richardson. They said this happened at about 4 p.m. Saturday on the President George Bush Turnpike near Independence Parkway. The victim killed in the crash has been identified as 29-year-old Trey Bradshaw from Holland, Texas.

5 things to do in the Lakeside communities this week

There is a wide range of exciting events to keep The Colony and Little Elm residents busy this weekend, with activities ranging from festivals to music to golf. Take a look below to help finalize your week and weekend plans. OktoBIERfest.

Dallas Police Raid Plano Rental Property Used as Brothel

Dallas Police raided a short-term rental that was being as part of a sex trafficking ring.RK/Unsplash. Dallas Police have arrested two women after they searched a home that was part of a sex trafficking investigation, others were questioned and released. Many in the neighborhood were shocked. As a neighborhood with children, many residents told NBC 5 they were stunned a wondered how this could happen right across the street.

Street Racing Accident Death in Dallas

DALLAS – (WBAP/KLIF) – Texas Department of Public Safety officials say a 29-year old man died in an accident while street racing on the Bush Turnpike Saturday afternoon. DPS officials say the victim was racing another vehicle, reported as weaving in and out of other traffic, lost control and struck a metal guardrail. His body was reported found near, but outside the vehicle.

15 Best Restaurants in Mckinney, TX

Whether you’re in town for a visit or recently moved to the area, Mckinney, TX, is an excellent place to let life slow down a little. There are beautiful landscapes, plenty of quaint little shops, and no end of delicious local cuisine. Below, we’ll show you the 15 best...

Woman Struck and Killed on Highway 114 in Southlake

The Southlake Police Department is investigating a fatality accident that occurred late Friday night along lanes of westbound Highway 114 near Carroll Avenue. At 10:19pm, Southlake FD/EMS and PD were called to the scene after a person was struck by a vehicle. Emergency responders arrived to find her unconscious and laying in the roadway.

The renovation of an old 1913 train station into the Frisco Station Lofts saved another historic building

St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad Building nka Frisco Apartments.AbeEzekowitz, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons. In 1913, a nine-story train station and office building was constructed for the St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad at 605 Main Street in Joplin, Missouri. Historically known as the St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad Building, it was also called the Frisco Building.

Twilight at Bridges Cemetery

Join TCPL and The Colony's Local History Committee on Saturday, October 1 for an evening at historic Bridges Cemetery! Designated with an official historical marker by the Texas Historical Commission in 2018, Bridges Cemetery dates back to more than a hundred years before the city of The Colony was founded. Members of The Colony's Local History committee will be on hand to answer questions about the cemetery's long history.

Plano woman who went on racist tirade against Indians sued by victim

PLANO, Texas - A woman captured on video hurling racist insults at a group of Indian American women is facing a lawsuit. One of the women being yelled at and berated in the video, Bidisha Rudra, is suing Esmeralda Upton, claiming the Aug. 24 incident traumatized her and caused her emotional distress.

I-Team: Lewisville accountant sentenced to 48 years in prison for Ponzi scheme

SHERMAN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A 74 year old Lewisville accountant was sentenced Thursday by a federal judge to 48 years in prison for operating a multi-million-dollar Ponzi scheme.Over the course of nearly two decades, federal prosecutors said James Nix defrauded more than 40 victim investors of at least $6 million."You inflicted so much pain this is all I could do for the victims," U.S. District Judge Amos L. Mazzant said as he sentenced Nix to what amounts to a life sentence.Nix, who operated a small accounting firm out of a home in Lewisville, promised his tax clients high interest returns...