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Police: Tyler Woman Left Baby In Car During Movie

An East Texas grandmother is facing a child endangerment charge after police say she left her 5-month-old granddaughter in a car so she could watch a movie.

09/25/2014

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Good Samaritan Rescues Toddler Left In Hot Car

Quick thinking and attention to detail kept an emergency from turning tragic after police say a grandmother left a child alone in the car on a sweltering day.

09/02/2014

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Dallas Grandmother Behind Care Package Effort For Border Children

Dallas grandmother has organized a grassroots effort to provide care packages for children caught at the border.

CBS 11–07/26/2014

Carjacking murder victim Leona Swafford. (credit: Arlington Police Dept.)

Police Continue Search For Killer 1 Year After Murder Of Grandmother

It has been exactly one year since a Fort Worth mother and grandmother was carjacked, kidnapped, beaten and killed. The homicide of Leona Swafford is unsolved. Now police and Oak Farms Dairy are doing what they can to generate interest in the case again.

CBSDFW.COM–06/04/2014

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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

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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

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