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Some ISDs Already Have School Zone Warning Lights On

Many public schools in North Texas go back into session next Monday. But as you head out on the roadways now, you might notice some school zones that have flashing warning lights already on.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2015

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Melissa ISD Band Director Charged With Sex Assault

The director of the Melissa High School band has been arrested on sexual assault charges.

08/19/2015

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Parents Worried After HEB ISD Teacher’s Arrest

Parents in the HEB Independent School District are concerned after a teacher has been accused of inappropriate conduct with his students.

08/19/2015

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2 High Schools In Odessa To Start Classes 2 Weeks Late

Construction delays have forced a West Texas school district to push back the start of classes at two high schools by more than two weeks.

08/18/2015

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Stars To Raise Education Awareness In Telecast

The four largest broadcast networks will simultaneously air a fundraising special for education next month featuring Stephen Colbert, Scarlett Johansson and other celebrities.

08/18/2015

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DISD Leaders Holding Community Meetings

The first day of school is just around the corner for students in the Dallas ISD, and the district is kicking off a string of community meetings before the year begins.

08/18/2015

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Texas College Women Lured Into Prostitution

A man has been arrested after authorities say he targeted college-age women in San Antonio, Austin and Dallas and coaxed them into prostitution.

08/18/2015

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Keller ISD Postpones Vote On Anti-Discrimination Policy

A large crowd is expected to attend the Keller ISD’s board meeting on Thursday, as they discuss a proposed change in how the district’s anti-discrimination policy is written.

08/13/2015

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Student Loan Threat Hoax Gets Man Jailed

An Ohio man delinquent on paying his student loans was sentenced in Dallas to three years in prison for mailing a hoax white powder threatening letter to Texas.

08/13/2015

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The Common Money Mistakes College Freshmen Make

Many college freshmen will soon be moving to their new campuses. They may have all the essentials they need for college, but when it comes to financial education, experts say many of them deserve an “F”.

CBS 11–08/12/2015

Dr. Kent Paredes Scribner (credit: Fort Worth Independent School District)

FWISD Names 2nd Sole Finalist For Superintendent

The Fort Worth ISD Board of Education named Dr. Kent Paredes Scribner, currently a superintendent in Arizona, as the sole finalist for superintendent.

08/11/2015

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UT Mulls Fate Of Confederate Era Statues

The University of Texas is expected to release formal recommendations Monday on what to do about statues on its Austin campus of Confederate war figures.

08/10/2015