News Now: Zach Thompson, Vandagriff Murder, Missing EeyoreWe're learning more about what a woman claims happened that led to the firing of the longtime Dallas health director earlier this year.
Health Officials Warn That Warmer Weather Means Mosquito SeasonIt's that time of year again. The temperatures are getting warmer and more people are heading outside. But health officials have a warning for North Texans. It's also mosquito season.
Free Mobile Flu Vaccination Clinics Extended In Dallas CountyWhile health experts have said the worst of the flu season appears to be behind us, no one is immune from getting it, especially those who have not yet gotten a flu shot.
Doctors Remind That It's Not Too Late To Get The Flu ShotTwo more people in Dallas County have died from flu-related illnesses. That brings the total number to 69 flu-related deaths in Dallas County this season, and the season is not over yet.
Woman Accusing Former Dallas County Official Of Sexual Misconduct Shares Details Through AttorneyThe woman’s attorney said her client was coerced into having sex with former DCHHS Director Zach Thompson at work.
Dallas County Judge Shares Timeline Leading To Firing Of Health DirectorJudge ClayJenkins explained the public funds the government and has a right to the following information on a former public official.
DCHHS Director Terminated After Sexual Harassment Complaints"Yesterday, January 3, 2018, Zachary Thompson was terminated from Dallas County..." County Judge Clay Jenkins said in a statement.
Dallas County Reports 6th Flu DeathDallas County Health officials late afternoon reported its sixth flu related death this season-- even as doctors warn that the worst is likely yet to come.
DCHHS Now Offering Free Flu VaccineThe flu vaccine is free for all uninsured and low-income Dallas County residents.
Adult Flu Vaccines Now Available In Dallas CountyDCHHS is offering the shots $20 and if the adult is covered by Medicare, the vaccine is free. DCHHS is awaiting shipment of the children’s flu vaccine.
First West Nile Virus Death Reported In Dallas CountyThe Dallas County Health and Human Services has reported the first West Nile virus death in Dallas County for 2017.
Dallas County Reports Second Human Case Of West Nile VirusThe patient is a resident of the 75214 zip code in Dallas.