North Texas City Offers Free Trees To Tornado VictimsThere’s no question the tornadoes that tore across North Texas the first week of April left a path of destruction. Now, one North Texas city is lending a helping hand to residents that lost so much.
Toxic Waste A Big Issue In Tornado Storm CleanupIn the neighborhoods of southwest Arlington, you can see the remains of destroyed garages, their walls collapsed and roofs ripped off. In that rubble you can also see lots of damaged or emptied shelves. So, what happened to the things stored in those garages?
Official: $17 Million In Public Costs For Storm DamageThe state's emergency management chief says tornadoes and storms that slammed North Texas last week have cost public agencies almost $17 million so far.
Parents Concerned About Mansfield ISD's Severe Weather Policy“My high school kids had no idea what was going on around them,” parent Tiffani Hendrix complained.
Mom Huddled In Bathtub With Daughters As Twister HitSeveral hundred homeowners in Arlington are assessing damage to their homes today, picking up the pieces of what’s left, after a tornado struck in the city. Lisa Repstock huddled in the bathtub, with her two young daughters as the storm hit.
National Weather Service Confirms SW Arlington TornadoIt’s been confirmed. The storm that hit southwest Arlington was indeed a tornado. A survey team from the National Weather Service made that assessment.
Arlington Requiring Permits To Access Tornado-Damaged AreasThe city says as of today it is setting up “controlled access points” into the affected areas. If you don’t have a permit, you’re not getting in.
Students Execute Tornado Drill Procedures, But This Time It's Not A DrillTornado drills are a right of passage for children in North Texas. As storms moved across the metroplex Tuesday afternoon, thousands of school kids began executing their tornado drill procedures...only this time it wasn't a drill.
Beware Contractor Scams After Damaging StormsMany area residents will be requiring assistance from contractors after Tuesday's storms. But consumers should watch out for potential scammers.
Arlington Requiring Permits To Access Damaged HomesArlington was among the areas hit hardest by Tuesday's devastating storms. Nearly 500 structures have been damaged in some way.
North Texas Cleaning Up After Damaging TornadoesNorth Texas is reeling on Wednesday morning after tornadoes destroyed hundreds of homes on Tuesday and left about 10,000 people without power.