Highland Park High School went into lockdown on Wednesday morning after a box of .22-caliber shells were found in the boys bathroom. Students have since been released.
A large natural gas plant in Wise County has been evacuated. The action was taken after the plant received a bomb threat.
Students at Highland Park High School were dismissed at 11 a.m. on Tuesday after a threatening note forced a campus-wide evacuation.
The entire campus of R.L. Turner High School in Carrollton was evacuated for more than an hour Monday morning.
Every person at the University of Texas at Austin was ordered to evacuate campus buildings Friday morning. Officials with the university say someone called at 8:35 a.m. claiming to have placed bombs all over campus.
A teacher and several students in the Arlington Independent School District were taken to the hospital after a chemistry experiment went awry.
Repair crews on the Southern Methodist University (SMU) campus are still working to find a gas leak, but the ‘all clear’ has been issued on campus and evacuation orders have been lifted.
With New Orleans once again in the bull’s eye of a hurricane, Jarrett Brinson didn’t hesitate to pack up his family and hit the road.
A wildfire near Colorado Springs erupted and grew out of control to more than 3 square miles over the weekend, prompting the evacuation of a popular vacation town and the closure of nearby highways Sunday.
Part of a North Texas hotel has been evacuated after some people got sick from possible carbon monoxide exposure. An Irving Fire Department spokesman says the incident happened Monday at the Hyatt Place in Las Colinas.
An inmate at the Frank Crowley Courts Building took advantage of an emergency evacuation and simply walked away.
Tourists began evacuating from a tiny barrier island off North Carolina on Wednesday as Hurricane Irene strengthened to a major Category 3 storm over the Bahamas with the East Coast in its sights.