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Book On LGBT Issues To Remain In Kid’s Section At Texas Library

Hood County commissioners spent nearly three hours Tuesday listening to members of the public on both sides of arguments over some controversial books.

CBS 11–07/14/2015

Oscar Figueroa (credit: Frisco Police Department)

HEB ISD Principal Charged With Soliciting A Child Resigns

The Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District announced the resignation late Monday afternoon.

CBS 11–07/13/2015

Former HEB ISD principal Oscar Figueroa. (credit: Frisco Police Department)

HEB ISD Principal Now In Federal Custody

The HEB ISD principal, who is on leave after he was arrested by police in Frisco for online solicitation of a minor, is now in federal custody.


Gathering at Birdville ISD to protest calls to change the Richland HS mascot, "Rebels." 
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Calls To Change Rebel Mascot In Birdville ISD Met With Protest

Roughly 200 people attend “Save Our Rebel” rally for Richland High School.



Where To Pre-Register School Kids In Tarrant County

The simmering days of summer are here and Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley and Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price are working to get kids ready for school.


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Pre-Registration Underway For ‘Back To School Roundup’

Pre-registration is underway for the 11th Annual Tarrant County Back To School Roundup.


Former HEB ISD principal Oscar Figueroa. (credit: Frisco Police Department)

Elementary Principal Accused Of Arranging Sex With Child Online

A North Texas principal woke up behind bars Wednesday morning — accused of arranging to have sex with a child he met online.


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UT Forum Speakers Call For Eliminating Confederate Statues

Dozens of speakers at a University of Texas forum appealed Tuesday for the removal from the Austin campus of statues honoring Confederate Civil War heroes.


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Baylor University Drops ‘Homosexual Acts’ From Conduct Rules

The world’s largest Baptist university has dropped specific references to homosexual acts from its sexual conduct policy.


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TCU & UNT Unite To Open Medical School

TCU and the UNT Health Science Center are joining forces to open a medical school in Fort Worth. The school will use existing facilities to minimize startup costs.


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Moms, Experts Weigh In On Preventing Summer Slide

Summer break is a time of fun for kids, but it can also be a time of learning loss.


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September Arguments Set For Texas School Finance Case

The Texas Supreme Court has set a September 1 date to hear the massive school finance case that has entangled the Legislature and hundreds of school districts for several years.