Church Rejects Texas Law: Teens Get Free Money for Transgender Surgery Will AG Prosecute?Clarence WalkerNewsBreak Contributor
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Murder-Suicide in Johnson County Home Leaves Two Dead, Both Identified
On September 3, 2023, Johnson County Sheriff's Office (JCSO) deputies responded to a shooting at a residence in the 4000 block of Oakview Circle, located just north of Alvarado, around 7:00 am. A concerned neighbor placed a 9-1-1 call, reporting gunshots in the vicinity. Upon arrival at the scene, deputies...
Major Auto Theft Bust Leads to Recovery of Stolen Engines and $640,000 in Parts in Mansfield
In a significant breakthrough, investigators from the Tri-County Auto Theft Task Force intercepted a suspicious vehicle at the end of August, ultimately leading to the recovery of stolen engines and a cache of parts and vehicles valued at over $640,000. The incident unfolded when Task Force Investigators, comprised of members...
Former Grand Prairie middle school teacher sentenced 15 years for improper relationship with student
It was never in dispute that 34-year old Matthew Ramos of Midlothian was involved with a 16-year old high school student. He was a midedle school teacher in the Grand Prairie ISD when he began the relationship.
Barbers Hill ISD school board holds first board meeting since lawsuit over student's locs
One person signed up to talk about the dress code, but since it wasn't on the agenda, the person wasn't allowed to address the board.
Get Your Sneakers Ready for the Family Sneaker Ball: A Night of Music, Dancing, and Sneaker Culture!
Get ready to lace up your favorite kicks and hit the dance floor at the Family Sneaker Ball this Saturday, September 30th from 4pm to 8pm. The Pantego Lions Foundation at 3535 Marathon Street, Pantego, TX 76013 is the place to be for a night of foot-tapping music, lively dancing, and a celebration of sneaker culture.
Severe Storms Cause Hail Damage and Widespread Power Outages in North Texas
North Texas was hit by severe weather on Sunday evening, causing substantial damage including heavy rain and major hailstorms. The Lake Highlands neighborhood in Dallas and Mansfield were greatly impacted, experiencing high winds and significant hail. This hail-filled weather damaged outdoor furniture and even swimming pools. Residents have shared visuals of the damage, showing a grim situation.
Burleson Strengthens Leadership with Two New Deputy City Managers, Including One from Within Our Ranks
The City of Burleson has appointed two new Deputy City Managers, Harlan Jefferson and Eric Oscarson. These appointments were made after a nationwide search and aim to strengthen the city's leadership. City Manager Tommy Ludwig has welcomed the new members, noting their skills and dedication to city growth.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Cats Up for Adoption in Crowley, TX
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 Crowley..
Join the Celebration at Shiny Things By Ericka's One-Year ShinyVersary!
🎉🎉 Get ready to sparkle this Saturday! The one-year ShinyVersary of 'Shiny Things By Ericka' is happening on Sat, Sep 30 from 3pm to 6pm at Bicentennial Park, 900 East Glendale Street, Crowley, TX 76036.
TABC seizes equipment from alleged North Texas moonshiners
An anonymous tip helped the Texas Alcholic Beverage Commission's (TABC) agents uncover a North Texas illegal distilling operation. In the Sept. 1 operation, the TABC seized illegal distilling equipment from a home in the Johnson County area.
Best 6 Seafood Restaurants in Mansfield, Texas
Disclaimer:This content is written with the help of AI. Mansfield, Texas is a city with a diverse culinary scene, and seafood is no exception. There are many great seafood restaurants in Mansfield, but here are six of the best:
Weekly Police Activity in Our Town: Notable Incidents and Traffic Accidents from Aug 27 to Sep 2, 2023
The police report covering the week from August 27 to September 2, 2023, recorded a total of 509 service calls. These included 30 miscellaneous calls, 172 area or business checks, 6 special details, 12 assists to other agencies or citizens, 5 alarms, 10 follow-up investigations, and 14 animal control cases.
Friday Night Prospect Watch: L.D. Bell vs. Crowley District Showdown
In a thrilling Friday night matchup, L.D. Bell faced off against Crowley High School in a game that showcased outstanding talent and fierce competition. Both teams came in undefeated at 4-0 and this was an important district 3-6A matchup that has the possibility of deciding playoff seeding later in the season. This clash between these two teams left spectators on the edge of their seats with the final score in favor of Crowley 27-20 and the performances of several key players added to the excitement.
PD: Texas man arrested for impersonating Dallas cop in Valley
McALLEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A Mansfield, Texas, man was arrested in McAllen this week for pretending to be a Dallas police officer, documents reveal. Shaun Kennedy is charged with interfering with public duties and impersonating a public servant, Hidalgo County Jail records indicate. At 1:18 a.m. Wednesday, Kennedy was outside the 80s Brewery, located at […]
Mansfield ISD Joins A-F Lawsuit Against TEA
The Mansfield ISD Board of Trustees voted 5-0 to join a growing number of other Texas school districts in a lawsuit against the Texas Education Agency (TEA) over the changes made in 2023 to the state’s accountability ratings system. Calling it the ‘A-F Refresh,’ the TEA introduced multiple changes...
Mansfield ISD's Parent University to Offer Learning Opportunities for Local Families
Mansfield ISD strives to keep our parents informed on news that affects their students. At the next Parent University, parents and families have the opportunity to learn the following: a demonstration by our nutrition department on how to make a quick snack at home how to set up parent Canvas accounts math card games to support both math & family time Don't miss these great opportunities! Check out the flyer for more information.Visit here for more details.
Stunning Mansfield Home Sells for Nearly $1 Million
A beautiful 2-story house near Mansfield, Texas recently caught the attention of homebuyers and was sold on September 22. Although the final sale price is unknown, the last known listed price for this stunning property was $960,000. Located at 1406 M3 Ranch Rd, Mansfield, TX, 76063, this house offers a spacious and luxurious living experience.
Mainstay Farm Fall Festival Kicks Off The Season at The Biggest Backyard in Texas
First in a series: Fall is officially here, and CandysDirt.com will be covering the best North Texas fall festivals, Oktoberfests, pumpkin patches, and Halloween fun over the next several weeks, starting with the Mainstay Farm Fall Festival in Cleburne. Does your neighborhood have a great fall activity we should know about? Let us know!
Mansfield Man Sentenced to Prison for $3.5 Million Tax Fraud Scheme Involving False Fuel Tax Credits
ATLANTA - Joseph Oluwafemi Kolawole Akoshile has been sentenced to four years and three months in prison, followed by two years of supervised release, for his involvement in a $3.5 million tax fraud scheme centered around false tax returns that fraudulently claimed fuel tax credits. The sentencing also includes an order for Akoshile to pay restitution in the amount of $3,606,990.10. Akoshile, 57, hailing from Mansfield, Texas, was convicted on these charges on June 9, 2023, following his guilty plea.
Fat Daddy's Mansfield Presents Sunday Night Texas Red's Terrific Trivia: Mind-Boggling Fun for All!
Get ready for a brain-bending bonanza! Sun, Sep 24, from 6pm to 8pm, Fat Daddy's Mansfield is the place to be as they present Sunday Night Texas Red's Terrific Trivia. Hosted by Texas Red's Entertainment, this is not your typical trivia night. It's a mind-boggling mix of 4 different trivia styles, with a twist of fun and a dash of competition.