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DISD Gives Unanimous Approval For $130 Million Improvement Plan

The Principal of W.T. White High School has a little bounce in her step as she happily informed students about a large slate of improvements that will now take place on campus.

CBS 11–03/27/2015

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North Texas Veteran To Be Awarded Mortgage-Free Home

The gray single story structure with blue shutters in northern Greenville was once an empty shell of a house; but soon it will be the new home— mortgage-free— to a disabled veteran.

03/27/2015

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Semi In I-35 Fatal Bridge Crash Didn’t Have Proper Permit

State investigators say it could take a week or more to determine what led to a fatal Interstate-35 bridge crash near Salado Thursday. Meanwhile, troubling revelations are surfacing about the trucking company at the center of the crash.

CBS 11–03/27/2015

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Tensions Growing In Dallas County DA’s Office

Tensions are growing in the Dallas County District Attorney’s office… as the new DA fended off questions about her leadership and addressed reports that she went into drug rehab while campaigning for office in 2013.

CBS 11–03/27/2015

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Plano Parents Worried About School Shooting Threat Investigation

An investigation into a potential shooting threat at a Collin County school has parents worried about the safety of their children.

03/27/2015

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Gay Keller Student Says ‘Promposal’ Unfairly Denied

Prom season and the big “promposal” invites are starting again. But one Keller student says she was denied her moment because she was planning to ask another girl.

03/27/2015

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Teacher No-Billed After Student Sex Allegations

A teacher from Evans Middle School in McKinney, who has been accused of having sex with a student, was no-billed by a Collin County grand jury on Thursday.

03/27/2015

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DISD Approves $130 Million ‘Bridge Plan’

Some parents in the Dallas ISD are celebrating after the board approved a plan that will provide nearly $130 million to be used for upgrades and renovations to campuses.

03/27/2015

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Woman Found Dead In Dallas Apartment Fire

An elderly woman was found dead after a Dallas apartment fire late Thursday night. The fire set off the building’s sprinkler system, and that doused most of the flames.

03/27/2015

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Man Shoots At Cops Thinking They’re Burglars

Law enforcement officials in Dallas have a man in custody after he fired shots at police officers early Friday morning. But the situation turned out to be a big misunderstanding.

03/27/2015

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DISD Trustees To Vote On $148 Million Plan To Fix Nine Schools

Dallas ISD trustees are set to make a big decision Thursday night thatcould impact thousands of DISD students and teachers.

03/26/2015