Fort Worth city officials and local residents dedicated a new storm drainage system Thursday at the site of flooding tragedy.
One of the strongest storms on record slammed into the Philippines. Here in North Texas, a number of people are waiting for word from a group of friends and family doing mission work in the the Southeast Asian country.
About 100 pets that were displaced in the recent Central Texas flooding are being cared for by the Austin Humane Society as recovery efforts in the area continue.
Cleanup work is getting started in earnest on Friday, a day after flash floods across Central Texas killed two men and prompted dozens of emergency rescues.
A man and a woman say they spent hours clinging to trees above a flooded, roaring creek in Central Texas after their SUV was washed away, and were finally rescued early Thursday by helicopter.
Rain came down fast and furious in parts of the state last night. Some areas were drenched with more than a foot of water. With the storm system dumping that much rain, there were a lot of flooding problems.
Emergency personnel rescued people on Thursday who were stranded by floodwaters in Central Texas. The flooding even forced evacuations in parts of some cities.
North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) crews are working non-stop on a drainage system along Interstate-30 in Fort Worth. Part of the interstate near the Chisholm Trail Parkway construction zone was covered in water after this past weekend’s downpour.
A group of North Texas volunteers left DFW on Monday morning to help support the cleanup efforts in Colorado, after floodwaters devastated the Rocky Mountain state.
Heavy rains overnight Thursday into Friday played havoc with drivers along the LBJ Freeway in North Dallas. Standing water near Marsh Lane forced drivers into just one lane because of debris clogging the drains at some concrete barriers.
Two teenagers have been arrested for vandalizing and setting fire to Farmersville Junior High School on Tuesday morning.
About 20 North Texas volunteers are headed to Colorado to help the thousands that have been displaced by the deadly flooding.