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Sheriff’s Arrest Woman Suspected Of Christmas Decoration Thefts

Parker County Sheriff’s deputies were on the lookout for the woman who swiped Christmas decorations from several homes. Wednesday, after investigators made a positive identification, suspect Dana Brock was arrested.


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Ms. Grinch Caught On Camera Stealing Christmas Decorations

Parker County Sheriff’s Deputies are looking for a woman caught on surveillance video swiping Christmas decorations from an Aledo home.

CBS 11–12/18/2012

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Vigil To Remember Parker County Double Murder Victims

Lighting candles, dozens of friends of 15 year old Mallory Evans came together to remember her. Her 17 year old brother is charged with murdering her mother and her, a crime he coldly confessed to a 911 operator.

CBS 11–10/05/2012

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Publisher Cancels Barton’s “The Jefferson Lies”

Nashville-based Thomas Nelson Publishers has ceased publication of a bestselling book about Thomas Jefferson by evangelical writer David Barton over historical errors.


46-year-old Melissa Hill who had been reportedly missing since Friday is in the hospital after making contact with her husband Sunday morning.

Pastor’s Wife Found

The wife of a Fort Worth Pastor who had not been seen since Friday has been found.


Aledo's Johnathan Gray was named the winner of the 2010 and 2011 Landry Award. Here, he accepts the award with his coach, Tim Buchanan. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Aledo’s Gray Wins National Prep Athlete Honors

Running back Johnathan Gray, whose 205 career touchdowns were the most in high school history, has been honored as the boys national prep athlete of the year.


Thieves stole $25,000 worth of merchandise from Jack's Fireworks, in Aledo, just two days before the 4th of July holiday. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

$25K In Merchandise Stolen From Fireworks Stand

The Presley family fireworks stand is called Jack’s Fireworks and it sits along Interstate-20 in Aledo. The area staple has been in the same spot for more than 65 years and owners say not even a sparkler had ever been stolen — until now.

CBS 11–07/04/2012

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Parker County Burglaries Increasing, Sheriff Says

Sheriff Larry Fowler says many of the crimes could have been prevented if people had taken some simple steps.


Aledo's Johnathan Gray was named the winner of the 2010 and 2011 Landry Award. Here, he accepts the award with his coach, Tim Buchanan. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Landry Award Winner Gets Recruited By Texas

The biggest name in the Longhorns 2012 class is Johnathan Gray, a 190-pound tailback from Aledo who set a national record with 205 career touchdowns.


Man writes with a pen. (credit: AP Photo)

Aledo Letter Writing Campaign Sparks Statewide Movement

Texas teachers are refusing to wait for lawmakers to fix school district money problems. Some, along with students and parents, are participating in a letter writing campaign to battle proposed budget cuts.