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Ex-Johnson County Leader Gets 4 Years For Theft

The former North Texas elected official who accepted at least $125,000 in alleged bribes has been sentenced to four years in prison.


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Election Pits Roy Brooks Vs. Roy Brooks

There is a one-of-a-kind political race happening in Tarrant County. Two candidates are vying for the same seat. Both are focusing on the issues, but their names are virtually the same.


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After 2nd DWI, Petition Filed To Remove County Commissioner

Some North Texas residents have had it with a county commissioner, after two drunk driving arrests. A petition to remove Ricky LaPrade from office was filed Monday in Van Zandt County District Court.