Forney Tornado

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Official: $17 Million In Public Costs For Storm Damage

The state’s emergency management chief says tornadoes and storms that slammed North Texas last week have cost public agencies almost $17 million so far.


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Forney’s Crosby Elementary School To Reopen Monday

Crosby Elementary School in Forney just barely escaped the path of a twister during the devastating storms on Tuesday afternoon.


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Beware Contractor Scams After Damaging Storms

Many area residents will be requiring assistance from contractors after Tuesday’s storms. But consumers should watch out for potential scammers.


Tornado damage in the City of Forney. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Mayor Wants City Of Forney Declared A Disaster Area

Wednesday morning the mayor of the City of Forney, Darren Rozell, signed local papers to declare the city a disaster area.


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North Texas Cleaning Up After Damaging Tornadoes

North Texas is reeling on Wednesday morning after tornadoes destroyed hundreds of homes on Tuesday and left about 10,000 people without power.