| Oct 6, 2009
SPCA officials and Dallas County Constables teamed up for a livestock raid in Dallas County. It happened Tuesday morning in Sunnyvale.
Pamela Kearney-Lopez insists her family has done nothing wrong.
"This is a lie. It's a big lie. It's a money making...
| Oct 9, 2009
So far this year, nine people in Dallas county have died from H1N1, including 4 four kids under the age of eighteen.
Since April, nationwide, 76 kids have died from H1N1. Sixteen alone in the past week. Compare those numbers to the seasonal flu which...
| Sep 14, 2009
Sixth-grader Cynthia Garcia had attended Price Elementary School since kindergarten. On Thursday, she went home with flu-like symptoms. By Saturday she was taken to the emergency room where she later died. School official Laura Jobe says counselors told...
| Oct 12, 2009
Richard Miles always believed one day his murder and attempted murder convictions would be overturned.
Monday turned out to be that day.
After spending 14 years in prison, Miles was set free after authorities agreed that he did not receive a fair...
| Oct 14, 2009
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 506,000 doses of the H1N1 vaccine are being shipped to Texas. But, chances are you won't have the option of getting the shot. Only 20,000 doses will be available in Dallas County.
"20,000 doses is...
| Oct 19, 2009
The Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services was busy today with people getting back-to school shots. When it comes to the H1N1 vaccine, however, Director Zach Thompson says, "It's like having one slice of pizza at a party and you gotta...
| Oct 21, 2009
After 12 years of wrongful imprisonment, two men are going to be exonerated this week.
But unlike the 20 previous exonerations in Dallas County, this case doesn't involve DNA.
Claude Simmons and Christopher Shun Scott were wrongfully convicted for the...
| Oct 22, 2009
| 8:35 AM
Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting another flu-related death. According to DCHHS, a 25-year-old woman who recently died was infected with H1N1 and had underlying chronic medical conditions.
This is the eleventh confirmed H1N1 death in...
| Oct 23, 2009
Today is the day Claude Simmons and Christopher Scott have been dreaming about every day for the past 12 years.
"I never gave up hope because I believed in God, and I knew that God knew that I was innocent," Simmons said.
Simmons and Scott served 12...
| Oct 26, 2009
It was difficult for Plano Mom, Nicole Gardnier to watch her 3-year old son get the H1N1 flu mist, knowing there is still no vaccine available for her 6-month old daughter, who is considered more high risk. "You would think it would be here by now and...
| Oct 27, 2009
What happened to Bernardo Mario Pena in the Dallas County Jail that led to his death remains a mystery.
"He died alone. He died by himself," said his brother Richard Pena.
The 44-year-old inmate was jailed for parole violation stemming from a drug...
| Oct 29, 2009
Dallas and Tarrant County health officials are preparing today to inoculate thousands of at-risk and uninsured residents for the swine flu on Friday.
Hundreds of residents began calling the Dallas County health department's hotline by 8 a.m. to make...