Decatur

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Friday Night Lights Meant Halloween Came Early In One City

Football or Halloween? It’s hard to compete with high school football. So, folks in Decatur made sure trick-or-treaters wouldn’t have to compete with Friday night lights.

CBS 11–10/30/2014

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Pony Burned Shielding Foal In Fire Fights To Heal

A pony, who is getting treatment for burns after shielding her foal in a barn fire, is still not out of the woods, but veterinarians are optimistic about her prognosis.

05/12/2014

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Wise Co. JP Among 4 Killed In Decatur Crash

Wise County Justice of the Peace Terri Johnson is among four people killed in an accident that happened around 5:55 p.m. Saturday on US 287 just outside Decatur.

04/26/2014

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GM Dealers Offer Incentives To Recall Customers

GM dealers have learned they’ll be dealing with recall issues for weeks to come.

03/19/2014

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Ghost Writer Materializes Bestsellers

A mom in Flower Mound is one of the country’s premier ghost writers for pro-athletes and celebrities.

08/01/2013

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Hackers Target North Texas Homes

Cyber criminals are crossing the line, impersonating government officials and even showing up at people’s doors in efforts to gain personal information.

07/12/2013

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Storm Shelter Business Soars After Twisters

Storm shelter businesses in North Texas can hardly keep up with demand after a series of deadly tornadoes hit North Texas and Oklahoma.

05/26/2013

Kirk Heithecker (credit: Wise County Sheriff's Office)

Man Accused Of Killing Mom On Mother’s Day

Law enforcement officials in Wise County arrested a man on Mother’s Day for allegedly murdering his mom. Kirk Heithecker is now behind bars. His bond has been set at $1 million.

05/13/2013

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Affidavit Links Evidence In Wise County Shootout & Colorado Murder

Court documents obtained by CBS11 reveal shell casings found at a Colorado murder scene are the same brand and caliber found after a shoot out in Wise County.

CBS 11–03/22/2013

WISE CO CHASE 2

High-Speed Police Chase Ends With Crash

A high-speed chase with law enforcement ended with a major crash in Wise County.

CBSDFW.COM–03/21/2013

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Drunk Driving Victim Inspires Others In Cowtown Marathon

It’s been more than five years since a drunk driver nearly killed Jackie Murphree on a section of 380 less than a mile from her home in Decatur.

CBS 11–02/25/2013

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Police Find 18-Month-Old Boy Alone, Locked Inside Home

Two Decatur children are in foster care after their parents were accused of leaving an 18-month-old boy locked inside a house by himself for eight hours.

01/23/2013

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