| Nov 3, 2009
Relatives of Bernardo Mario Pena finally had its day in commissioners court today.
Authorities say Pena was involved in a fight at the Dallas County Jail on Oct. 17 and died the next day. The Dallas County Medical Examiner's office has ruled his death...
| Nov 9, 2009
Another Dallas county resident has died of Swine Flu. The latest victim was a 51-year-old man.
He was recently infected with H1N1, and had underlying medical conditions.
So far in North Texas, 1 person has died of Swine Flu in Denton County.
| Nov 18, 2009
The phone at Dougherty's Pharmacy never seemed to stop ringing on Wednesday.
The pharmacy was one of more than 100 pharmacies across Dallas County that received the swine flu vaccine on Tuesday afternoon from the Dallas County Health and Human Services....
| Sep 15, 2009
The Dallas County Jail has had no shortage of controversy. But today, some county commissioners say the population is reaching a critical mass.
Right now, the jail population is about 6,500. County commissioners say it could reach capacity with just...
| Sep 15, 2009
A former Little River-Academy police chief paid and arranged for underage men and women to engage in pornographic videos at his Arlington home, according to arrest warrant affidavits.
Michael Chase Meissner, 39, was arrested by Arlington police Monday at...
| Jun 2, 2009
| 12:54 PM
Range Elementary School in Mesquite will be closed for the rest of the week because of increasing numbers of illnesses among the students and staff.
A total of 160 people were out sick today, including approximately 100 students and 60 staff members....
| Jun 15, 2009
Less than a week ago, a tearful Tamaira Creagh was pleading for the safe return of her 9-month daughter, Daisja Weaver. "I just want her back", said the 19-year old Dallas woman. But, records now indicate while the tears were flowing, Creagh already...
| Jun 18, 2009
Shamayne Stallcup,42, is searching for job security. The mother of 3 enrolled in Dallas' El Centro community college, hoping to become a medical assistant. She says, "There's such a variety in the medical assistant program that it wouldn't be difficult to...
| Jul 24, 2009
It seems like just yesterday it was springtime in north Texas, schools were closed because the swine flu threat. In May, in Dallas county, four kids were infected and all four suffered neurological complications, two had seizures. Dallas County Medical...
| Jul 29, 2009
Troubled teens in Dallas County are getting their lives back on track with paintbrushes and theater.
Almost 70 teens at Southern Methodist University are putting finishing touches on artwork and rehearsals for their performances and art exhibit next...
| Aug 3, 2009
| 12:37 PM
Holly Yan is a reporter/videographer for The 33 News. Her beats include Dallas City Hall, Dallas Police Department and Dallas County government.
Before joining KDAF-TV, Holly spent five years as a reporter for The Dallas Morning News, where she covered...
| Aug 7, 2009
Early spring in north Texas. Schools are closed up and then sprayed down as the fear of swine flu spreads. Today the Center for Disease Control unveiled new swine flu guidelines for schools. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced the...