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Deceased Body Found In Lake Tawakoni Saturday Night
Several Hunt County Departments including Tawakoni Fire Department, Tawakoni Police Department, Hunt County Sheriff’s Office & the Texas Game Warden responded to the boat ramp in the Rustic Oaks Mobile Home Park, just off Highway 276, in West Tawakoni, for a deceased body found In the lake Saturday night.
Royse City Police Investigate String of Burglaries in New Construction Homes
The Royse City Police Department is actively investigating a series of burglaries that have occurred in the city this week. Five reports were filed by home builders, indicating a concerning trend in thefts targeting new, unoccupied homes under construction. Burglars have been specifically targeting breaker boxes and circuit breakers installed...
Fatal Rollover Accident on President George Bush Turnpike Claims Driver's Life in Sachse
In Sachse, Texas, a fatal accident on Thursday afternoon has prompted an investigation by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS). The incident occurred at approximately 1:37 pm when emergency responders, including Sachse Fire/EMS, Police, and DPS Troopers, rushed to the scene of a rollover accident on the President George Bush Turnpike near Miles Road.
Quinlan ISD Announces No School for Monday Oct. 2 Due to Water Supply Issue
Due to the continued situation with the water supply in Quinlan, Quinlan ISD will be canceled on Monday, October 2, 2023. There will be no regular day, after-school program, or middle school athletics. High school athletes will still be required to attend workouts on Monday. Athletes should expect communication from...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in rockwall, TX
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near rockwall.
Boil Water Notice Issued in Quinlan Due to Disinfectant Residual Levels
The City of Quinlan has issued a Boil Water Notice to all residents and businesses served by the city's public water system (PWS#1160007). This precautionary measure is in response to the city's inability to maintain the state-required minimum disinfectant residual levels. Several factors have contributed to this situation, including high...
Garland Man Arrested on Drug Charges in Sulphur Springs
A routine traffic stop by Sulphur Springs Police Department took an unexpected turn on September 28, 2023. Just before 1 pm, officers pulled over a vehicle at the intersection of College St and East Shannon Rd due to the absence of a front license plate. Upon approaching the driver, identified...
Stunning Plano Home Sells for $1.8M+
A stunning 1-story house near Plano, Texas recently caught the attention of buyers and was sold on September 29th. Located at 5312 Mariners Dr, Plano, TX, 75093, this remarkable property offers a perfect blend of elegance, privacy, and natural splendor. Although the final sale price is unknown, the last known listed price for this house was $1,849,000.
Three Terrell apartment units damaged in early morning fire
TERRELL, Texas — Three Terrell apartment units were damaged in an early morning fire, according to the Terrell Fire Department. On Friday, September 29, 2023, at approximately 3:40 a.m., the Terrell Fire Department was dispatched to the Heather Lane/Tiffany Square Townhomes with reports of a three or more units of a two story residential apartment complex on fire.
Serial squatter on the move after leaving major mess in a Rowlett home
ROWLETT, TEXAS (CBSNewsTexas.com) - A North Texas homeowner gave CBS News Texas a tour of the home he leased to Heather Schwab, a so-called "serial squatter."Colin Davis arrived at his home expecting a confrontation. He asked the police to be there in case things got heated, but once inside, they found the house vacant. Left behind: rotting food, cigarette butts, beer bottles and worse. "I'm pretty sure that's pee in the bottle," said Davis. "It's almost like homeless people living in here."All in all, though, Davis says he's relieved. "It's not as bad as I thought it was going to be,"...
Stunning Rowlett Home Sells for $1.5M
A stunning 2-story house near Rowlett, Texas recently sold on September 29th. This exclusive property, located at 3314 Waterford Dr, Rowlett, TX, 75088, was listed at a last known price of $1,525,000. Boasting 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, this spacious home spans an impressive 3,966 square feet and sits on a generous lot size of 13,112 square feet.
Why is it so hard to evict a serial squatter? We asked an attorney who's done it.
ROWLETT (CBSNewsTexas.com) — The return of a woman nicknamed the "serial squatter" by eviction attorneys is raising questions about how difficult it can be to evict someone from a home.Jes and Colin Davis say Heather Schwab leased their Rowlett home using the name and social security number of a man named "Rayes Ruybal" in order to pass background checks.Two months later, Schwab is finally gone, never having paid a dime in rent."It's not as bad as I thought it was going to be," said Colin, inspecting the mess she left behind.He knows the eviction process they'd begun could have stretched...
The Best of the Best: Mesquite ISD set to induct new class into Hall of Honor
Crosstown rivalries always bring out a nice crowd in Mesquite ISD and it was no different last Friday, when West Mesquite locked horns with North Mesquite in their 7-5A Division I contest. But there were additional reasons for MISD pride on Friday as it was also a chance to recognize...
Local Residents Invited to HHSC Information Session on Terrell State Hospital's $573 Million Renovation Project
The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) will hold a community information session on October 3, 2023. This session will discuss the $573 million replacement of the Terrell State Hospital. Media will have the opportunity to tour the current hospital and learn about the project. Construction of the new facility is set to start in 2024, funded by Governor Greg Abbott and the 88th Texas Legislature.
Plano's Top 4 Seafood Restaurants: A Must-Try for Food Lovers
In this article, we explore four exceptional seafood restaurants in Plano. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Prosecutors Charge Nevada Man for the Murder of Tupac Shakur
Authorities in Nevada have announced that they have indicted Duane Keith Davis on one count of murder with the use of a deadly weapon and with intent to promote, further or assist a criminal gang in the shooting death more than 25 years ago of hip hop icon Tupac Shakur.
Murphy Residents Invited to Participate in Free Drug Take Back Event on October 28
The Murphy Police Department will host a Drug Take Back event on Saturday, October 28, 2023. The free and anonymous event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Officers will collect unwanted drugs and medications at the department's headquarters at 206 North Murphy Road. Lt. Adana Barber emphasized the importance of proper drug disposal, noting it's safer than throwing them away or flushing them.
Lights Out Texas: Saving Migratory Birds
You may have noticed a darkening of the downtown Dallas Skyline over the last several Octobers - the normal glistening of some of Dallas' most iconic buildings appear as voids across the familiar nightscape during the first full month of the fall season.
Forney Animal Shelter At Capacity - Adopt Today!
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Animal Shelter stated on social media that they are facing a critical capacity situation. “The lives of our cats are at stake, and they need heroes like you,” said the shelter on Facebook. The statement continued, “Due to unforeseen circumstances, our shelter is bursting at the seams with cats who are desperately seeking loving homes.”
‘Feeding Children Everywhere’ Event Held
Hundreds of volunteers spent part of the weekend working to make a difference during the annual Feeding Children Everywhere event. It was hosted by U.S. Hunger, Compassionate DFW, the East Plano Islamic Center and the Richardson Interfaith Alliance. The goal was to create 100,000 meals with the food sent to community food banks and pantries in North Texas including here in Richardson.