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  1. Sneak Peek Inside Grand Prairie's New Indoor WaterparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | NBC Dallas

    A new indoor waterpark will be opening at the end of the year in Grand Prairie. Epic Waters, located off of President George Bush Turnpike and Arkansas Lane, will be one of the largest indoor waterparks in North America.

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  2. North TX Group Helps Save Houston Officers From Flood WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | NBC Dallas

    A group of men with North Texas ties are being called heroes for their part in saving six police officers in the flood waters of Hurricane Harvey. A group of men with North Texas ties is being called heroic, and they are set to be recognized by the city of Houston for their part in saving six police officers in the flood waters of Hurricane Harvey.

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  3. Texas Officers Gather For Historic Photo in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    At least six different departments from North Texas have officers in and around Houston to support them during their efforts to protect and serve. Officers from Arlington, Flower Mound, Garland, Grand Prairie, Allen and Fort Worth answered the call to help their brothers and sisters in Houston.

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  4. Heavy Police Presence Expected at Dallas Rally Against HateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Dallas police will be out in force Saturday night during a rally against white supremacy and hatred. "We will have the largest contingent of officers on any planned or unplanned event in the city of Dallas," said Assistant Dallas Police Chief Paul Stokes, who is serving as the incident commander for the event.

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  5. Inmates Train Dogs to Help Clear the SheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    A group of dogs in the upcoming Clear the Shelters event will have some special training done at the Dallas County Jail. The "Homes for Hounds" program takes dogs from the Grand Prairie Animal Shelter and puts them through training with inmates at the Dallas County Jail.

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  6. Coach Remembers Player Who Collapsed from Heart ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    News of John Lee's sudden death came as a shock to those who knew him best. The 17-year-old basketball player would have been a senior at South Grand Prairie High School this fall.

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  7. GP Mother Pleads Guilty For Role in Daughter's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    The mother of 4-year-old Grand Prairie girl beaten to death last March pleads guilty for her role in her daughter's death in a plea deal signed in court Wednesday. The mother of 4-year-old Leiliana Wright pleaded guilty Wednesday for the role she played in her daughter's death.

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  8. Police, Expert Boaters Share Advice for Safety on the WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    "They don't know which way you should pass, so it's like you gotta eye 'em up. You gotta keep eye contact," Pogrebneak said.

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  9. Serial Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Grand PrairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Police say James robbed a Grand Prairie Waffle House and a QT gas station on June 18. Detectives worked with other law enforcement agencies and suspected that James may have been involved in six other robberies in Lancaster, De Soto and Duncanville. James is being held in the Grand Prairie Detention Center on $75,000 bond for one aggravated robbery charge in Grand Prairie.

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  10. Effort to Improve Water Quality Near Joe Pool LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    According to the city of Grand Prairie, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has identified Walnut Creek as impaired for bacteria, recreational use is not advised. "I think it's important to take care of it if something bad like E.coli is floating around," said Sanders.

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  11. Grand Prairie Mayor on Business Boom: 'Our Time to Shine'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Grand Prairie is experiencing a business boom along the relatively new, and still largely undeveloped, south end of the President George Bush Turnpike. The bevy of new businesses, including an IKEA, a Wal-Mart and a massive water park and fitness center complex called " EPIC ," going up are all within one mile of one another.

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  12. New Accusations of Mishandling Fraudulent Dallas Co. BallotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    New accusations surfaced Tuesday about hundreds of Dallas County mail-in ballots set aside by a judge over questions about voter fraud. New accusations surfaced Tuesday about hundreds of Dallas County mail-in ballots set aside by a judge over questions about voter fraud.

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  13. Sports Bar Managers Thankful for Customer Who Killed GunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Police and management at an Arlington sports bar where a customer with a concealed handgun license fatally shot a man who allegedly gunned down the bar's manager are calling the person who intervened a hero. People attending a vigil Thursday evening in Arlington are remembering the sports bar manager who was fatally shot by a man who was then shot and killed by an armed customer.

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  14. Euless Trinity Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs Wins State ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Euless Trinity's Mack Beggs defeats Grand Prairie's Kailyn Clay to advance to the championship match in the 6A girls 110 weight class at the UIL Wrestling State Tournament at Berry Center in Cypress on Saturday, February 25, 2017. . Beggs, a 17-year-old transgender wrestler from Euless Trinity making a transition from female to male, defeated Katy Morton Ranch's Chelsea Sanchez in the girls Class 6A 110-pound girls state championship match Saturday afternoon.

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  15. Grand Prairie Domestic Violence Dispute Turns DeadlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Officers responded to multiple calls around 9:00 p.m. Monday reporting the sounds of gunshots and a female screaming coming from the central portion of the Grand Manor Apartments. Upon arrival, officers found a woman, already dead, with a gunshot wound in front of her apartment in the stairwell.

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  16. Nine People, Including Children, Injured in Hwy 360 CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Nine people were injured in a crash on State Highway 360 Saturday night, including several children who weren't wearing seat belts. A minivan carrying several children rolled over after colliding with a sedan near State Highway 360 and Lynn Creek Road in Grand Prairie, according to Lyle Ginsler, a spokesperson with the Grand Prairie Police Department.

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  17. Trial Begins in Alleged Illegal Voting in Tarrant CountyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    A Grand Prairie woman accused of voting illegally is on trial in Tarrant County. Rosa Maria Ortega was arrested in 2015.

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  18. Gov. Abbott Calls for Emergency Action to Fix CPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Gov. Greg Abbott is again calling for major changes to the state's Child Protective Services agency. Gov. Greg Abbott is again calling for major changes to the state's Child Protective Services agency.

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  19. Duncanville Dominates But No One WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | NBC Dallas

    The Duncanville High School basketball arena is full of championship banners and trophies. They're are used to cutting down the nets.

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