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Tarrant County

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  • Judge wounded in 1992 FW courthouse shooting dies

    Judge wounded in 1992 FW courthouse shooting dies
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - A judge who survived being shot during a 1992 rampage at a courthouse in Fort Worth has died. A memorial service was scheduled Thursday afternoon at First Methodist Church in Arlington for retired Judge Clyde Ashworth. The Tarrant...
  • Southlake Tackles Hidden Problem of Eating Disorders

    Southlake Tackles Hidden Problem of Eating Disorders
    In a place that is often referred to as the "richest small town in America" by national magazines, city leaders in Southlake want to get the message to parents that eating disorders exist. "I think with an affluent community where perfection is on top of...
  • EMS responding to 9-1-1 Calls within Seconds Thanks to Weather Map

    EMS responding to 9-1-1 Calls within Seconds Thanks to Weather Map
    New technology is helping North Texas EMS operators to anticipate the number of 9-1-1 calls and where those calls will likely come from during bad weather. And ultimately, this is helping ambulances get to callers faster - sometimes within a few seconds....
  • UPDATE: Police Identify Woman After Recovering Body from Lewisville Lake Crash

    UPDATE: Police Identify Woman After Recovering Body from Lewisville Lake Crash
    Authorities have identified the woman killed in the crash of a small plane into Lewisville Lake. The Web site of the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office identifies the woman as 41-year-old Kristin Kolby of Dallas. The medical examiner's report...
  • Officers Drawing Blood: Police Policy Challenged

    Officers Drawing Blood: Police Policy Challenged
    Christi Johnston says she told Dalworthington Gardens police officers they could not take her blood when she was pulled over under suspicion of driving while intoxicated, but she says they took it anyway. "They tied me down and stuck a needle in me", says...
  • Limited Number of H1N1 Vaccines Arrive In North Texas

    Limited Number of H1N1 Vaccines Arrive In North Texas
    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...
  • 'Breastaurant' Controversy Sparks Debate In Southlake

    'Breastaurant' Controversy Sparks Debate In Southlake
    Call it the battle over the "breastaurant", that is the new nickname for a series of sports bar that feature waitresses in skimpy uniforms. There are already four of the racy restaurants in Grapevine, mainly billing themselves as sports bars. The...
  • Texas Prisoners Set to Receive Swine Flu Vaccine

    Texas Prisoners Set to Receive Swine Flu Vaccine
    Thousands of at-risk prisoners in Texas may receive the swine flu vaccine before law-abiding citizens do, Texas prison officials said. Jason Clark, a Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman, said there are thousands of high-risk inmates --...
  • Dallas-Fort Worth health officials gear up for Swine Flu innoculations

    Dallas-Fort Worth health officials gear up for Swine Flu innoculations
    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...
  • County Holds First Mass H1N1 Vaccination Clinic

    County Holds First Mass H1N1 Vaccination Clinic
    Southlake school teacher, Lori Durbois skipped class to stand in line with more than a thousand people in Haltom City, to try and get a H1N1 flu shot for her three children. "My school said this is a necessity so they were supportive of my being here",...
  • The Missing Woman Mystery

    The Missing Woman Mystery
    Police believe they may have found the body of a missing 67-year-old woman blocks away from where she wandered off on Oct. 9. Cleburne Police found a decomposing body about 6 p.m. Saturday in a wooded area around Buffalo Creek. The location is only...
  • Task Force set to recommend domestic partner benefits for Fort Worth city employees

    Task Force set to recommend domestic partner benefits for Fort Worth city employees
    In a controversial move, the Fort Worth City Council may consider granting health benefits for domestic partners of city employees. The Fort Worth diversity task force will present 20 recommendations to the city council on Tuesday in an effort to make...