Celebrations Set To Remember 'Roots' Author On His BirthdayPulitzer Prize-winning author Alex Haley would be turning 95 years old, and celebrations are planned around Tennessee this week.
Tasha’s KRLD To Do List June 30-July 4, 2016It's a star spangled weekend across North Texas. Check out the To Do list to see all of the Jult 4th events across the Metroplex
Fort Worth's Fourth Celebration Returns To Panther IslandA free Fourth of July celebration is returning to the city of Fort Worth this year. The event known as “Fort Worth's Fourth" will happen on Independence Day, just north of downtown, on the banks of the Trinity River, at Panther Island Pavilion.
After Dismal Birthday Party, Family Asks Public To Cheer Autistic GirlHallee Sorenson sat despondently in a bowling alley, flanked by balloons and streamers, at her 18th birthday party after no one came. Her cousin wants to make things right for her this year.
Fireworks Go On Sale Today In TexasFireworks officially go on sale in Texas today, and a record amount is expected to be sold for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday.
NFL Unveils Plans To Mark 50th Super BowlThe Super Bowl turns 50 this season, and the NFL is planning a golden year-long celebration.
Tasha's To Do List: July 3-6There are a lot of great events all over North Texas this holiday weekend. From live music to fireworks shows, check out some of the best Fourth of July activities around DFW.
North Texas Mother Prepares For 100th Birthday CelebrationIn just a few days one honorary Texan will be celebrating her 100th birthday. Proud son Ron Kuhlman told CBS 11 News that his mother, Evelyn Albert, will turn 100-years-old on May 1.
Dallas Cowboys, AT&T Stadium Save Prom For North Texas SeniorsSome North Texas seniors will not have to cancel their prom after all, thanks to a big donation from two big organizations.
North Texas H.S. Prom Venue Closes With School DepositA prom promise has been broken for seniors at South Garland High School. Their venue closed suddenly, and now, five weeks before the big night, students and staff are left without their money or a place to celebrate.
"Cowtown Goes Green" For St. Paddy's CelebrationThe Fort Worth Stockyards went green on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. for St. Patrick's Day celebrations.
Cold, Gray Morning Won't Stop Mardi Gras RevelersDespite rain and cold in Tuesday's forecast, revelers are gathering along parade routes as the Carnival season in New Orleans heads to a crest with the unabashed celebration of Mardi Gras.

More From CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Drip Pan: CBS Local App
Drip Pan: Weather App

Listen Live