Tarrant County Newswire

Tarrant County Newswire

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  1. Midlothian man sentenced for giving meth to daughter at 13Read the original story

    55 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... felony convictions for forgery and escape in Dallas County in 2008, and delivery of a controlled substance in Tarrant County in 2011. "Daubitz is not some simple drug user who possessed a small amount of narcotics and only harmed himself. He ...

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  2. Police investige claims of child abuse involving volunteer at Tarrant County churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Dallas Morning News

    North Richland Hills police are investigating allegations of child sexual abuse by a volunteer at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, officials said. The suspect has not been identified, but police said Monday that the allegations involve three alleged victims.

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  3. It Was Just Another Texas Gun Deal, Except the Buyer Was Cop Killer Micah JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    ... and trading guns in private Facebook groups. These have names like NYS Weapon Photography, DFW Gun Traders or Tarrant County Gun Traders. Members often meet in parking lots and at flea markets to complete their transactions. Crews chose a parking ...

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  4. North Texas Democrats Work to Get Out the VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    As their party's national convention begins in Philadelphia, Tarrant County Democrats are busy working to get out the vote this November. "What we're doing right now is cleaning up our lists and finding volunteers," said Lynn Johnson, executive director of the Tarrant County Democratic Party.

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  5. Tarrant-County 31 mins ago 6:54 p.m.Fort Worth Stockyards sees teardowns before makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    A longhorn looked up from a pile of hay Monday to keep an eye on a massive yellow excavator chewing its own meal in the Fort Worth Stockyards. "Several people communicated with me today about how wrong this is," Teresa Burleson said.

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  6. Tarrant-County 11 mins ago 5:15 p.m.NRH Police, church investigating child sex abuse claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    You'd never know from outside appearances, but inside the walls of St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in North Richland Hills, staff and parishioners are dealing with a potential crisis. "At this time we've received a total of three allegations in reference to sexual misconduct in reference to a volunteer at the church," said NRHPD Investigator Keith Bauman at a press conference on Monday.

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  7. Police: Teacher impregnated 15-year-old studentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    Cornelius Smith, 26, of Euless, Texas, was arrested by the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office on a charge of sexual assault of a child. Cornelius Smith, 26, of Euless, Texas, was arrested by the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office on a charge of sexual assault of a child.

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  8. Signs of the time: Campus Carry coming to Texas collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... a political science professor at the University of Houston. That's why college officials throughout Tarrant County have been busy revamping handbooks, posting notes online - and posting new signs around campus. That law, as of Aug. 1, lets licensed ...

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  9. a She was the oldest of the family, but a kid at heartaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... to check on her. Carter died at 5:29 a.m. Sunday at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's website. Carter received her bachelor of science degree in child development on May 9, according to TCU ...

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  10. Tarrant-County 7 mins ago 12:19 p.m.Demoliton begins at Fort Worth StockyardsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    FORT WORTH High grass and windowless brick buildings covered in graffiti are just about all that's left of the site of the former Swift and Co. Meat Packing Plant at the Fort Worth Stockyards.

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  11. Police investigating three claims of child abuse possibly tied to Tarrant County churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Dallas Morning News

    North Richland Hills police are investigating allegations of child sexual abuse by a volunteer at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, officials said. Three people made allegations, but one of them may not be tied to the church though it involves the same person, police said Monday.

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  12. Police: 71-year-old man hit, killed by car on Saginaw BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A 71-year-old man was fatally struck by a car Sunday night while he was walking across a four-lane road in Saginaw, police said. Robert Hoehn, a truck driver from Sanger, died at 9:18 p.m. at the scene of the accident in the 300 block of South Saginaw Boulevard , according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's office.

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  13. Crime 13 mins ago 4:26 p.m.Euless middle school teacher arrested after impregnating studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KCEN

    ... ntly deleted off of the device corroborated her account of the relationship. Smith surrendered himself to the Tarrant County Sheriff's Department on June 22. He is charged with sexual assault of a child, a second-degree felony.

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  14. Police investigate child abuse claims at Tarrant County churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Dallas Morning News

    North Richland Hills police are investigating allegations of child sexual abuse by a volunteer at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, officials said. A deacon read a letter about the investigation to parishioners during Saturday and Sunday services at the church on 7341 Glenview Drive, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported.

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  15. Tarrant-County 41 mins ago 10:10 a.m.When I'm singin', I'm prayin':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Francine Reese Morrison, an internationally known gospel singer and minister from Fort Worth, died early Saturday after a long illness. She was 80. Ms.

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  16. Charity event Aug. 5 benefits the disabled with equine therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and the nonprofit group that hosts it event continues its dedication to providing underserved students in Tarrant County and their families with back-to-school essentials so they are ready for a successful academic year. Pre-registration is required ...

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  17. Renowned Fort Worth gospel singer Francine Reese Morrison diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Reese Morrison, religious vocalist, shared honors as the county's top male and female Newsmakers of the Year. Tarrant County Black Historical & Genealogical Society, Inc. Celebrates Fifty-Five Years of Gospel Music Honoring Francine Reese Morrison ...

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  18. He was her middle school speech teacher. Now, he's the father of her unborn child, police say.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

    ... Antoine Smith, 26, a former teacher at Euless Junior High, of sexually assaulting a student. (Courtesy of Tarrant County Sheriff's Department) She was a 15-year-old and he was her middle school speech teacher at Euless Junior High in Euless, Tex. ...

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  19. Arlington Volunteer of the Year copes with cerebral palsy, leads by exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... influential in bringing improvement to our community." Hester, an Arlington resident since 1956 and a retired Tarrant County assistant district attorney, now serves on two city committees. In 2012, he joined the Special Transportation Advisory Board ...

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  20. in Re: Julia Teresa Heckert RelatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | FindLaw

    ... collection activity, Teresa has filed another lawsuit against Clyde in the 342nd District Court of Tarrant County, this time alleging fraudulent transfers. That lawsuit remains pending and is not the subject of this original proceeding. On February ...

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