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Viewers Help Grandmother Who Had Christmas Gifts Stolen

The heartache of a grandmother, raising eight grandchildren struck the hearts of many people in North Texas; so much, that offers to help came pouring in.

CBS 11–12/20/2013

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Thief Breaks In & Steals Gifts From 8 Grandchildren

A Fort Worth woman is distraught, after a thief broke into her home and stole all the Christmas gifts for her grandchildren.

CBS 11–12/18/2013

Photo of Barbara Strain. (credit: Texas Dept. of Public Safety)

Family Hopes Grandmother Murder Case Will Be Solved

It started with a knock at the door and was followed with a gunshot. The end result was a grandmother killed in front of her grandchildren. Barbara Strain’s family may never know why she was murdered that day, or who pulled the trigger.

CBSDFW.COM–10/25/2013

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North Texas Grandma Works To Adopt Orphaned Grandson

Eleven year old Hunter Keipper keeps a chest with his parents’ belongings — both were dead before he turned 10. Now his grandmother and caregiver is working to adopt her orphaned grandson.

CBS 11–10/02/2013

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Great-Grandmother Shows Off Her Moves

Most people, age 85, are just happy to be alive.
A great grandmother in Denton shows, not only is she alive but alive and kicking and doing the splits.

03/20/2013

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Dallas Police Release New Information In Murder Of 78-Year Old Woman

Dallas Police release surveillance video and pictures of two men they want to talk to regarding the murder of a 78-year-old woman.

CBS 11–03/12/2013

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Police Defend Physical Removal Of 77-Year-Old Driver

Police in Keene are commenting today about an incident involving a sergeant making a traffic stop and the physical removal of a 77-year-old woman from her vehicle.

CBSDFW.COM–09/13/2012

Photo of a nine months pregnant ShaChela Womack at a baby shower. She was killed in a car crash August 5 and her newborn child died 10 days later. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Baby Who Survived Deadly Wreck Dies

In a span of ten days Lavonne Gilbert’s world turned upside down. First she lost her daughter, now her granddaughter.

CBS 11–08/14/2012

Singer Justin Bieber arrives at the BET Awards '11 held at the Shrine Auditorium on June 26, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Bieber Tweet Overwhelms Dallas Grandmother With Frenzied Fans

When delirious Justin Bieber fans attempted to call a partial phone number tweeted by the pop star, many of the errant callers found their way onto Fleming’s answering machine.

03/15/2012

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55-Year-Old Grandmother Wants To Be Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader

She’s got the drive, the figure and the discipline. But does Sharon Simmons have what it takes to dance alongside the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders?

02/28/2012

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Grandmother Rescued From Dallas Flooding

When Dallas firefighters arrived, the water was up to Dorothy Hoenig’s neck and the 71-year-old’s SUV was nearly submerged.

01/25/2012