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Elementary Teacher Accused Of Going To School Drunk

A teacher at West Elementary in Grand Prairie was arrested on August 22. When Megan Updegraff arrived at work on Friday members of the staff suspected she was drunk.

CBSDFW.COM–08/25/2014

17-year-old Lelys Leyva (credit- Maria Leyva)

Arlington Teen Dies In Fall From Moving SUV

A family is searching for answers after a teenage girl died during an incident over the weekend. She fell from the window of a moving SUV and was then struck by that vehicle.

04/21/2014

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Power Outages Cancel Arlington ISD Classes

There is no ice on the roads and no snow on the ground. So, why are hundreds of students in the Arlington ISD missing class on Monday? Their schools are without power.

11/25/2013

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Arlington ISD Leader Ready For School Year

Arlington ISD Superintendent Dr. Marcelo Cavazos talks about his goals for the upcoming school year, and some of the challenges that the district is expecting to face.

08/19/2013

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Family Of Child With Autism Battling School Over GPS Device

An Arlington family says the school district will not allow a six-year-old with autism to take a life-saving device to school.

CBS 11–08/16/2013

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Arlington Elementary Principal Arrested, Charged With Child Sex Crimes

An Arlington elementary school principal has resigned his position after he was arrested and accused of trying to seduce a teenage boy in Florida.

CBS 11–07/17/2013

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I-Team: Storm Shelters Rare In North Texas Schools

The CBS 11 I-Team took a closer look at schools in our area, uncovering information on which districts have underground shelters, which don’t and why.

CBS 11–05/21/2013

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Investigation At Arlington School Yields Battery Charger

Rankin Elementary School in Arlington was placed on lockdown Wednesday as authorities investigated a suspicious device found outside of the school.

05/01/2013

The new 600 New York Learning Center in the Arlington ISD. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

New Arlington ISD Learning Center Tailored To Help Dropouts

Students drop out of high school for a lot of reasons. Now the Arlington ISD and City of Arlington have teamed up to tell dropouts “its never too late to learn.”

CBS 11–04/29/2013

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Tarrant DA, Wife, Accused of Sharing Confidential Information

Tarrant County District Attorney Joe Shannon is being accused of investigating and prosecuting a man based on information Shannon got from his own wife.

02/22/2013

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Civil Rights Complaint Filed In Pencil Shavings Incident

A federal civil rights complaint has been filed against Arlington ISD by the mother of a boy who had pencil shavings poured into his mouth by his teacher.

KRLD–02/21/2013

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Groups Want Teacher Fired For Pencil Shavings

Local organizations are demanding answers from the Arlington ISD after a junior high school teacher was suspended, not fired, for allegedly pouring pencil shavings into a student’s mouth.

02/19/2013

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