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  1. Michael Sam Invited to Inaugural Veteran CombineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NBC Dallas

    Former Dallas Cowboys practice squad member Michael Sam has been invited to the inaugural veteran combine, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Friday . Also next month, Dancing With The Stars begins taping.


  2. McKinney School Band Surprises Sick Band MemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NBC Dallas

    Thursday, Cockrill Middle School band members surprised 12-year-old Emily Thompson, a McKinney resident and seventh grader, who was recently diagnosed with severe Aplastic anemia, with a concert at Slaughter Elementary School. "I think it really picked up her spirits a lot and it's wonderful to see the school supporting her like it has," said Emily's father, Grady Thompson.


  3. McKinney ISD Trailblazer Reflects on Legacy of IntegrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | NBC Dallas

    A McKinney Independent School District legend toured the campus named in his honor this week. Leonard Evans, Jr. is considered a pioneer in the district, as the first black teacher to leave MISD's segregated high school.


  4. Rangers Move Up Date Top Buy Tickets to 2015 GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | NBC Dallas

    The team announced Tuesday that it is moving up the sale date for individual game tickets excluding Opening Day. Tickets to individual games may now be purchased starting Feb. 27 at 8 a.m., one day earlier than previously scheduled.


  5. McKinney Experiences Power OutageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    The outage was reported shortly before 10 a.m. and at its peak affected an unknown number of customers. As of 11:30 a.m., 114 customers are still without power, and the latest estimated restoration time is 3:30 p.m. McKinney North High School and Vega Elementary School were reported to be without power, though the current status is unknown.


  6. Man Accused of Driving Drunk and Hitting Girl TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    A man is accused of driving drunk and hitting a 9-year-old girl with his pickup truck is telling his side of the story. William Weir spoke to NBC 5 from jail Tuesday.


  7. Dallas Police Search for Missing Boy, 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    Duekorie Carter-McKinney was last seen in the library at Northlake Elementary School in the 10000 block of Ravensway Drive at about 3:15 p.m., authorities said. Police described Carter-McKinney as 5 feet 7 inches tall and about 145 pounds.


  8. College says charges are meritless, no textbooks missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    Three Collin College police officers claimed Monday that three college officials tried to cover up a scheme to steal $1.5 million in textbooks and should resign. The officers filed a whistleblower lawsuit in August claiming the school retaliated against them.


  9. Woman, Teen Daughter Injured in FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    Firefighters say they spent more than an hour putting out a fire that sent a woman and her teen daughter to a hospital with serious burns Monday. A woman and her teen daughter were injured in a fire at a home in Princeton Monday morning, authorities said.


  10. Traffic Alert in Collin County This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    TxDOT is planning a major traffic shift over the weekend and into early Thanksgiving week. The change will affect drivers on US 75 in McKinney and Melissa, though long backups may be possible.


  11. SPCA Treating Dogs Rescued from East TX PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    Members of the medical staff for the SPCA of Texas are busy treating and evaluating 37 dogs seized last week from a suspected puppy mill in East Texas. The dogs, which include German Shepherds, Rottweilers and Cocker Spaniels, among others, were largely living in squalor when investigators took them from a private residence near Gilmer in Upshur County, Texas.


  12. 2014 Holiday Trail of LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    Join NBC 5 and the Heard Natural Science & Wildlife Sanctuary for the 6th annual Holiday Trail of Lights on December 13, 19 and 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This is one of the most unique holiday lighting displays in all of North Texas where visitors can support the Heard Museum at this holiday fundraiser and have fun with the whole family. This family-friendly event includes thousands of lights synchronized to holiday music, holiday dcor along the half-mile Heard nature trail and live music by local performers in the outdoor Heard amphitheater.


  13. Halloween at the Heard 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    NBC 5 and the Heard invite you to Halloween at the Heard, Collin County's premier family-friendly Halloween event, which will be held at Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary from 6:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 18th. Guests will have the opportunity to experience an evening full of fun activities including trick-or-treating along the Dinosaurs Live! Live-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs trail.


  14. Collin County Leaders Talk TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    On Thursday, the Collin County Business Alliance, which is made up of employees of some of the major corporations in West Plano, such as Capital One, hosted a transportation summit. The CCBA brings local leaders together for meetings about issues it has identified as critical to the business community, including education, water and transportation.


  15. Gymnastics Coach Sentenced for Child ExploitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    Lyndsey Ryan Cox, 26, of Hurst, also known as "Coach Wes," pleaded guilty to coercion or enticement and has been sentenced to 120 months in prison. A North Texas gymnastics coach has been sentenced to 120 months in federal prison for child exploitation, the U.S. Attorney's Office has announced.


  16. Money Magazine: McKinney "Best Place to Live"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    "Underlying McKinney's homey Southern charm is a thoroughly modern city. The area is a hotbed for growth-industry jobs," the magazine wrote.


  17. Prosper Gearing Up for Widening of U.S. 380Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    TxDOT contractors are preparing to add more lanes of traffic to the increasingly used U.S. Highway 380 through Prosper. TxDOT contractors are preparing to add more lanes of traffic to the increasingly used U.S. Highway 380 through Prosper.


  18. Thieves Stealing From, Disabling Road SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    Alongside the highway, contractors have placed temporary flashing signs, alerting drivers to different road conditions, like a flashing arrow indicating a lane closure, text showing a decrease in the speed limit or even exit closures. "It is a little disconcerting that this may be a trend of these things happening up and down the 75 corridor," said Sgt.


  19. AT&T Stadium Unveils High-Tech UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    Just when you thought AT&T Stadium couldn't get any better, it has. Friday, the Cowboys organization and AT&T unveiled several major technology upgrades, which they say will give fans an experience like nothing they've seen before.


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