Dr. James 'Red' Duke, Once-Familiar TV Doctor, Dead At 86Dr. James 'Red' Duke, a trauma surgeon who attended to Texas Gov. John Connally on the day of the Kennedy assassination, has died in Houston. He was 86.
President Obama Talks Trade With CBS11's Karen BortaCBS 11 News traveled to the White House to interview President Barack Obama about the proposed major trade agreement called the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
National Polka FestivalThe sounds of polka music and the smell of Kolaches will be flowing in Ennis this weekend. JD Ryan is Around Town with a Polka preview!
Schumacher Wins Again At Texas MotorplexTony Schumacher raced to his second Top Fuel victory in two days at Texas Motorplex, taking the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals Sunday.
'Most Wanted' Sex Offender Caught In EnnisA convicted felon on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender list has been caught in North Texas. Ezekiel O'Neal Harris was captured at an apartment complex in Ennis.
Ennis Downtown Historic District Prospering After 2013 TornadoOn May 14, 2013, Ennis Mayor Russell Thomas went to sleep with his phone on silent. He woke up around 12:30 a.m. on May 15. “A police officer knocked on my door and said, ‘Mr. Mayor, you need to come downtown. We’ve been hit by a tornado.’”
Texans Can Run With The Bulls At Upcoming Local EventEveryone's probably heard of the festival Fiesta de San Fermin, the running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain. The event gets attention the world over. Now, a similar type of bull running event is headed to North Texas, but not everyone is excited about it.
Texas Doctor Buys Former Packard Plant In DetroitA Texas woman who placed the winning bid for a sprawling former Detroit car plant says she wants to build modular homes and offices at the site that's become a symbol of the city's economic decline.
"Dukes Of Hazzard" Stars Reunite In DFWThe original stars of "The Dukes of Hazzard" are set to reunite at a special event in Ennis. Catherine Bach (Daisy Duke) and Ben Jones (Cooter) stopped by the CBS 11 News studio to chat about the reunion.
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Despite Tornado Damage Nat'l Polka Fest Kicks Off In EnnisThe event is one of the largest Czech Festivals in the country, and not even the tornado that swept across North Texas last week will stop the 47th Annual National Polka Festival in Ennis this weekend.
North Texas Storm & Tornado Damage Could Reach $250 MillionRight now, the number stands at $250 million. According to the Insurance Council of Texas, that is the amount of insured damage caused by the multiple tornadoes that moved across North Texas on the May 15.