Levi Pettit

Racist Chant Leader To Make Public Apology

A public apology is expected Wednesday from Levi Pettit, the Highland Park High School graduate who was seen leading a racist fraternity chant.

03/25/2015

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DISD Teacher Shows Nude Photo To Students

Administrators at a Dallas middle school sent home a letter to parents explaining that one of the teachers showed a nude photo of herself to her students in class.

03/24/2015

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College Financial Aid Scammer Gets Jail Time

A Dallas woman who received more than $60,000 in college financial aid but never finished any online courses must serve more than two years in prison.

03/24/2015

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Texas Student Writes Book About Torturing & Killing Classmates

A North Texas middle school is addressing some very concerned parents, after a student created a very detailed, very graphic story about torturing classmates.

CBSDFW.COM–03/23/2015

Jose Gonzalez (image via Dallas County Sheriff's Department)

Molina HS Student Arrested For Threatening To Kill Students On Social Media

A Molina high school student was arrested Friday after allegedly threatening to kill classmates on his social media accounts.

03/23/2015

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Protests After Northwest ISD Student’s Book

There were about 50 people protesting outside of Tidwell Middle School in Roanoke on Monday. This comes after a boy wrote a graphic book about killing his own classmates.

03/23/2015

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Dr. Seuss Museum Planned In Author’s Hometown

It may not serve green eggs and ham, but a Dr. Seuss museum being planned in the author’s hometown is expected to fill appetites for the author of “The Cat in the Hat” and other beloved children’s books.

03/20/2015

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Paralyzed Former H.S. Player Now Works To Motivate

One North Texas teen was doing something he loved, until, his life changed in an instant. Now, the paralyzed former high school football player works to motivate others with a message of faith and perseverance.

CBSDFW.COM–03/20/2015

Jimmie Leeroy Exline Jr (image via Sanger Police Dept.)

Former Sanger Band Director Charged With Indecency With A Child

Spring break in the Sanger ISD ended with an unpleasant surprise for some parents, after hearing that a former high school band director is charged with indecency with a child by sexual contact.

CBS 11–03/20/2015

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Garland Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Garrett Stroud from Rowlett High School in Garland received a special honor due to his work ethic on the soccer pitch, in the classroom, and in his community.

03/20/2015

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Texas Ready To Dump High School Steroids Tests

When Texas officials launched a massive public high school steroids testing program over fears of rampant doping from the football fields to the tennis courts, they promised a model program for the rest of the country to follow. But almost no one did.

03/20/2015

23-year-old Kaitlyn Granado (credit: Irving Police)

Irving High School Teacher Arrested For Improper Relationship With Student

MacArthur High School teacher 23-year-old Kaitlyn Granado has been arrested and placed on administrative leave.

03/19/2015