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Man Shot & Killed In Johnson County

A man was killed and another man was detained after a shooting late Tuesday night in Johnson County.


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Fort Worth Man On Death Row Loses Supreme Court Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a Fort Worth man convicted of killing a 61-year-old grandmother at her Johnson County home nearly five years ago.


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North Texas Grandmother’s Killer Loses Appeal

The state’s highest criminal court has upheld the death sentence of a Fort Worth man convicted of killing a 61-year-old grandmother at her Johnson County home four years ago.


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Johnson County Police Asking For Help Finding Teen Runaways

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating two teenage runaways from Godley.


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Texans With Character: Matti Rooks

A teenager living in the Johnson County town of Godley has already overcome a lot of adversity in her life. Now, she is using her experiences to speak out against bullying.


Jose Clemente Ramos Jr. was sentenced to life in prison for his role in a 2010 crime spree that left a deliveryman dead. (credit: Tarrant Co. Criminal District Attorney's Office)

North Texas Man Handed 2nd Life Sentence

A North Texas man already sentenced to life in prison without parole for one killing has received the same penalty for a second slaying.


Crime Spree Murderer Sentenced To Death

A jury deliberated just one hour before sentencing Mark Anthony Soliz.


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2 Dead Bodies Found In Home Near Godley

Investigators say two bodies have been discovered in a rural North Texas home and the deaths are considered suspicious.


Taylor and her mother, Liz. (credit: Teacher Judy White/Godley Elementary)

6-Year-Old Godley Girl Being Honored For Saving Mom With 911 Call

It’s not easy to remain calm and dial 9-1-1 when you someone you love is in the midst of a medical emergency. But Taylor Martin of Godley Is being hailed as a hero for doing just that. Because she’s only six.


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Multiple Grass Fires Scorch North Texas Homes

The extreme heat and dry conditions are taking their toll on grasslands as three large grass fires burned on opposite sides of the Metroplex.