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  1. Grand Prairie girl, 9, dies amid parents' legal battle to keep her on life supportRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    The 9-year-old Grand Prairie girl at the center of a legal battle in Fort Worth has died, according to the family's attorney. Payton Summons' heart stopped beating around 8:30pm Known by everyone as full of determination and fight she fought until her heart gave out After scoring a big win in the Appeals court today, she left us just a few hours later She showed us how to fight against the odds.

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  2. Teen arrested in fatal Grand Prairie shooting; 3 suspects at-largeRead the original story

    Thursday | Dallas Morning News

    The victim was found about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday with a gunshot wound in the 3000 block of Lisetta Street, near West Warrior Trail. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died.

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  3. Driver in deadly hit-and-run drove off with woman atop car, Irving police sayRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | Dallas Morning News

    Xaziver Deshun Williams, 22, faces murder charges and is being held in the Irving City Jail on $1 million bond. He was also wanted on warrants out of Grand Prairie, Grapevine and Bedford for offenses including drug possession and family violence.

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  4. Judge declines to extend restraining order for 9-year-old Grand Prairie girl on life supportRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Dallas Morning News

    A judge declined to extend a restraining order to keep a 9-year-old girl on life support at Fort Worth hospital after a hearing Wednesday. Payton Summons has been at Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth after going into cardiac arrest Sept.

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  5. Boyfriend suspected of beating 'Anger Room' founder to death claimed...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Dallas Morning News

    A man charged in the death of Anger Room founder Donna Alexander told police a story that didn't match the broken window and blood they found in the couple's home, according to an affidavit. Nathaniel Mitchell, 34, faces murder charges in the beating death of Donna Alexander, who gained fame nationally as the founder of the Anger Room, a warehouse in Deep Ellum where customers can smash things for a fee to ward off stress.

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  6. After her Grand Prairie slaying, 'Anger Room' pioneer celebrated for a persona that was all smilesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 1 | Dallas Morning News

    Friends and family gathered Monday night at Cole Park in Uptown for a vigil to remember Alexander, 36, the pioneer behind the "Anger Room" and someone described as "an instant friend" with a contagious smile. Alexander died last week after succumbing to her injuries sustained in a Sept.

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  7. Estranged boyfriend suspected in death of Deep Ellum's Anger Room developerRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 29 | Dallas Morning News

    An estranged boyfriend is suspected in the murder of Donna Alexander, who grabbed national headlines when she created the Anger Room in Deep Ellum , a warehouse designed to help people cope with stress. Nathaniel Mitchell, 34, is suspected in the death of Alexander, who died a week after she was beaten, KDFW-TV reported .

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  8. Despite a one very disruptive board member,a groupthink in Grand Prairie ISD still runs the showRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 27 | Dallas Morning News

    That's the advice high-paid Grand Prairie ISD Superintendent Susan Hull gave recently about news reports concerning her district's leadership failings. Speaking at an education conference at Southern Methodist University in June, Hull said the following about working with her school board members: "You may have seen me on the news lately.

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  9. Man, woman die of injuries from Grand Prairie house fireRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 27 | Dallas Morning News

    A man and woman have died as a result of injuries suffered in a house fire last week in Grand Prairie. Jim Cornelius died Sept.

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  10. D-FW's warehouse market is headed for record yearRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Dallas Morning News

    More than 19 million square feet of warehouses were being built in the area in the third quarter - the equivalent of about a dozen downtown Dallas skyscrapers. During the third quarter, net industrial building leasing in North Texas totaled 5.6 million square feet, according to the latest numbers from commercial real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield Inc. That's up from about 5.1 million square feet of net leasing a year ago.

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  11. 33-year-old man dead in shooting at Grand Prairie apartmentsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 24 | Dallas Morning News

    Officers responded to a report of gunshots shortly before midnight to the Fox Hollow Apartments in the 1000 block of South Belt Line Road and found the wounded victim. Jamel Hughes, 33, was taken to Methodist Dallas Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, according to the Dallas County medical examiner's office.

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  12. We recommend Marc Veasey in the 33rd Congressional DistrictRead the original story

    Friday Sep 21 | Dallas Morning News

    We recommend that voters choose Democratic incumbent Marc Veasey over GOP challenger Willie Billups and Libertarian Jason Reeves in the 33rd Congressional District. Veasey, 47, is seeking a fourth term representing this diverse, far-flung district that includes parts of several cities, including Fort Worth, Arlington, Grand Prairie, Irving and Dallas.

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  13. 17-year-old turns himself into police after fatal Grand Prairie shootingRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 20 | Dallas Morning News

    A 17-year-old suspected of firing the shot that killed a man Wednesday night has turned himself into Grand Prairie police. Avante Stewart is facing a murder charge and is the Grand Prairie Detention Center, police said Thursday.

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  14. Child exploitation sting charges 12 with child porn, solicitation in D-FW area, officials sayRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    An multi-agency investigation of online child sexual exploitation ended in 12 arrests throughout the D-FW area in the past three weeks, and investigators say they've located at least one previously unidentified victim. Over a hundred investigative personnel from 20 local, state and federal agencies participated in Operation Zeus.

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  15. Vegan, chef and 'chemist in the kitchen' offers 5 ways to get and stay healthyRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    After years of digestive issues, skin problems and asthma, Babette Davis became a vegan. She began tweaking recipes, becoming "a chemist in the kitchen" and sharing what she's learned.

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  16. 1 dead in shooting in Grand PrairieRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Officers responded to a report of gunshots shortly before midnight in the 1000 block of South Belt Line Road and found the wounded victim. Anyone with information about the shooting may call Crime Stoppers at 972-988-8477.

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  17. Grand Prairie has a 65-acre underground toxic plume, and feds want to pay for clean upRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    A Grand Prairie industrial site that leaked cancer-causing chemicals under about 500 homes and businesses is now eligible for cleanup funding, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday. The 1.1-acre Delfasco Forge property has been placed on the Superfund National Priorities List, which features some of the nation's most polluted sites.

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  18. Boomtown blues? Dallas should worry about being dead last in this national rankingRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    It's the 10th anniversary of the financial crisis, and the conventional wisdom holds that Dallas and Texas weathered it relatively well. Our economy entered recession later, lost fewer jobs and less home value, and roared back sooner.

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  19. Woman, toddler drown in submerged vehicle during flash flooding in Fort WorthRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The Fort Worth Fire Department confirmed the deaths of the woman and the girl late Saturday morning, KXAS-TV said in a tweet, as a wave of storms expected this weekend continued to drench the Dallas-Fort Worth area. CONFIRMED: Woman and toddler girl drowned when their car was swept into a creek near 820 and Wilbarger in Fort Worth.

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  20. Free college-for-all program sees 'phenomenal' results for Dallas County collegesRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Instead of silly memes and a bunch of in-jokes, his friends were all sharing news of their college class schedules, orientations and pictures of their new dorm rooms. A year ago, he never would have expected so many of his Grand Prairie High School classmates in college, he said.

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