Joshua

Jousha Storm Damage

Johnson Co. Residents Clean Up After Storm Hits

Johnson County residents clean up Saturday morning after Friday night’s big storm.

CBS 11–04/25/2015

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Storm Leaves Behind Trail Of Damage Across North Texas

A storm that produced several tornado warnings throughout North Texas has left a trail of damage from across several cities.

04/24/2015

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Storm Blows Over Semi, Rips Off Roof In Joshua

Storm damage on Friday was most severe in Joshua, where EMS officials estimated 40-60 homes were damaged.

04/24/2015

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Controversy Over Alleged Recording Of School Bus Driver

A bus driver in the Joshua Independent School District wasn’t on her normal route Tuesday. The woman has been sidelined while officials investigate video of an alleged conversation she had with a student.

CBS 11–11/18/2014

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FAA Clears Skydiving Company In Teen’s Near Fatal Accident

The Federal Aviation Administration has cleared the skydiving company in an accident that nearly killed a 16-year-old Joshua resident in January.

06/10/2014

Johnson County Damage (credit: Jamie Moore)

Winds Destroy Homes & Cause Injuries In Johnson County

It is believed that straight line winds caused serious damage and injuries in Johnson County. Officials in Joshua say a mobile home was destroyed and at least two other homes seriously damaged just west of the city.

CBSDFW.COM–05/08/2014

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Skydiving Accident Survivor Returns To School

Makenzie Wethington returned to school in Joshua for the first time on Monday morning after a Oklahoma skydiving mishap in late January left her injured in the hospital.

03/31/2014

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Skydiving Accident Teen Talks About Fall, Returning To School

Less than two months after a terrifying skydiving mishap, a North Texas teenager is walking and ready to go back to school. Makenzie Wethington, 16, was skydiving in Oklahoma on January 25 when her parachute didn’t open correctly.

CBS 11–03/21/2014

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Skydiving Rules Changing Nationwide For Minors

The U.S. Parachute Association will increase the minimum age for first-time skydivers nationwide to 18 years starting May 1, replacing a provision that allowed younger teens to jump with parental consent.

CBS 11–03/11/2014

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Teen Making “Miraculous Recovery” After Skydiving Fall

A 16-year-old North Texas girl who plummeted more than 3,000 feet to the ground in an Oklahoma skydiving accident walked with assistance Monday and is expected to fully recover, her doctor said Monday.

CBS 11–02/03/2014

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Joshua Teen Released From Hospital After Skydiving Fall

The Joshua teenager badly hurt when she plummeted 3500 feet to the ground in skydiving attempt is returning to North Texas less than a week after the accident.

CBS 11–01/31/2014

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Skydive Accident Survivor Leaving Hospital

A 16-year-old Texas girl who survived a fall of more than 3,000 feet in an Oklahoma skydiving accident last weekend is scheduled to be discharged from an Oklahoma City hospital.

01/31/2014

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