‘I really don’t believe God wanted him to die that way.’ Broken A/C deadly during TX summer
At least 17 Tarrant County residents have died from extreme heat since June 1. Some died alone in homes made stifling because of broken air conditioners.
Teen sentenced to 40 years for fatal shooting at Arlington’s Lamar High School in March
A Tarrant County jury has handed down a maximum sentence to the 16-year-old who opened fire at Arlington’s Lamar High School in March, killing one classmate.
Texas teen sentenced to 40 years after killing student and injuring another in school shooting
The teen is set to spend four decades behind bars for allegedly firing a shotgun into a group of students waiting for the first bell to ring, killing one of them and injuring another.
North Texas Prepares for Strong Winds, Hail, and Possible Flooding Today
In North Texas, weather experts are predicting strong and severe storms for later today. These storms could bring strong winds and heavy hailstones. The storm is traveling in from the West and is expected to hit northern counties first. It may cause flooding, wind damage, and hail.
Numbers of homeless families in Tarrant County grows as support funds are depleted — or diverted
On a slightly overcast Thursday evening, Melaina Carnell waits in line, a stroller by her side, with a dozen other people in front of Broadway Baptist Church on Fort Worth’s south side. In the stroller is her child, 4-month-old Noah. Carnell and her partner, Jeremy Brooks, have been living...
JPS hospital won’t shoot straight about your money. Tarrant leaders, demand answers | Opinion
Five years after a bond vote, taxpayers still don’t know exactly what they’re getting. | Opinion
Another Tarrant County Jail inmate dies in custody after transport to JPS Hospital
This is the second jail death in the past week.
Amber McDaniel booked into Wichita County Jail
A formal pronouncement of McDaniel's sentencing is set for Monday, September 25.
Hancock stands ground amid backlash for involvement in Paxton impeachment trial
As soon as the trial was over, Tarrant County Sen. Kelly Hancock quickly changed clothes in his State Capitol office and was driving home from Austin when a text popped up on his cellphone. It was from his 31-year-old daughter, Chloe, the oldest of his three grown children. “Dad, we’re...
Books, Burgers & More: Tarrant County's Premier Literary Arts Event Returns with a Bang!
We're thrilled to announce the return of the much-anticipated event, "Books, Burgers & More". This free event, presented by Metro Authors Group, is happening on Sat, Sep 23 from 11am - 3pm at the Como Community Center located at 4660 Horne Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107.
Jury returns punishment for Amber McDaniel
The Tarrant County jury of seven women and five men have decided on a sentence for Amber McDaniel.
North Texas Gears Up for Heavy Thunderstorms and Hail
North Texas is preparing for a powerful storm that's set to bring thunderstorms and dangerous conditions to several counties. Forecasters predict wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph and hail, possibly as large as a quarter, might fall. Denton, Dallas, and Tarrant Counties are in the storm's path. Dallas is expected to be hit around 7 PM. No tornadoes are predicted, but locals are advised to stay alert.
Teen from Lamar High School, Arlington Receives Maximum 40-Year Sentence for Deadly Shooting
An Arlington teenager has been sentenced to 40 years in prison by a Tarrant County jury for a deadly shooting at Lamar High School in March. The shooting resulted in the death of one student and injury to another.
Teenager Sentenced to Maximum Penalty for Deadly Lamar High School Shooting
The 16-year-old who admitted to killing his classmate at Arlington Lamar High School has received a 40-year sentence in a juvenile facility. Tarrant County Juvenile Court oversaw the case, and the jury took less than an hour to agree on the penalty.
Donations Being Accepted for Family of Fallen Arlington Police Officer
TARRANT COUNTY – (WBAP/KLIF) – The non-profit, Tarrant County Blue is raising money for the family of fallen Arlington Police officer Darrin McMichael, who was killed In the Line of Duty this week. The organization was started in 2004 and has raised over $500,000 for the families of...
Keller home damaged by fire, neighbors say it was due to a lightning strike
A Keller home has been damaged by fire overnight and some neighbors believe it was caused by lightning. The fire broke out late Tuesday night just as a line of thunderstorms producing vivid lightning was rumbling through Tarrant County.