Lamar Middle School

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Criticism Building Against Plan For Unaccompanied Minors

Opposition and criticism are building against Dallas County Commissioner Clay Jenkins’ plan to bring to Dallas 2,000 unaccompanied minors from Central America who crossed the Texas border.


(credit: Irving ISD)

Third Child Dies From Weekend I-30 Crash

A fund has been established to help a North Texas family devastated by a weekend crash that killed three children– and left a fourth hospitalized in critical condition.

CBS 11–01/29/2013

Diana Gonzalez, age 13 (credit: Lamar Middle School)

Deadly Weekend I-30 Crash Claims Another Young Life

The parents of two sisters who died in a car crash Sunday pulled their six-year-old son off life support after he spent all night in extremely critical condition at Cook Children’s in Fort Worth.

CBS 11–01/28/2013

Dorothy Vaughn, 83, surveys a tree limb that fell through her roof and into her home on May 24, 2011 in Irving the afternoon after an EF1 tornado touched down. (Credit: Matt Goodman/

Irving Neighborhood Surveys Damage Following Tornado

An EF1 tornado touched down in Irving Tuesday south of U.S. Highway 183, flinging roof shingles into streets and splintering towering oak trees throughout area neighborhoods.