Alvarado Officer Accused Of False Imprisonment Won't Face Disciplinary ActionThe city of Alvarado decided not to take any action against the police officer accused of sending a youth coach to jail, Captain Gary Melson.
Group Threatens To Sue Cities Over Sex Offender LawsDozens of Texas cities are seeing their sex offender residency restrictions challenged. The advocacy group Texas Voices for Reason and Justice said that it sent letters to 46 cities. At least a quarter of them are in North Texas.
Alvarado Halloween Ordinance For Sex Offenders Won't Be EnforcedThe ordinance requires a "Sex Offender Residence" sign to be displayed on their houses on Halloween.
I-Team Investigation Spurs Internal Police ProbeA CBS 11 I-Team report has triggered an internal investigation into how a popular North Texas youth coach was treated once a police captain accused her of cussing at him.
Rescued Puppy Recovering Well From Gunshot WoundWho shot a sweet dog named Tucker? That question is still unanswered in Alvarado, where the black retriever mix was found last week.
Rescued North Texas Puppy Found With Gunshot WoundTucker was brought to HSNT after someone found him limping on the side of Interstate 35 in Alvarado.
Mother, 2 Children Dead In North Texas Wrong-Way CrashAuthorities say at least three people have been killed in a wreck where it appears a pickup truck was traveling on the wrong side of a four-lane highway.
89-Year-Old Grandmother Required To Post Sex Offender SignPolice in Alvarado aren’t bending the rules for 89-year-old June Weeks, whose son is a registered sex offender.
Fort Worth Boy Drowns Trying To Recover DoveA 14-year-old North Texas boy has drowned in a stock pond while trying to retrieve a dove that was shot during a hunting trip.
17 People Arrested In Cockfighting BustSheriff's deputies in Johnson County arrested 17 people late Saturday night for taking part in a cockfighting exhibition. A group of several other suspects fled from the scene.
Families Dealing With Severe Bullying, ThreatsWith just days before Thanksgiving they aren’t swapping holiday recipes, instead they are tackling the very real issue of bullying within the Alvarado ISD.
Family Of 4 Hurt In Johnson County RV FireA family of four, including two children, was seriously hurt Tuesday night after fire swept through their recreational vehicle outside of Alvarado, officials said.