Children tour Arlington's Central Library on Nov. 10, 2011 as part of a United Way-funded program to promote literacy. (Credit: Joel Thomas/KTVT)

United Way-Funded Program Promotes Literacy Among Arlington Youth

About two dozen wide-eyed four and five year olds filed off of a school bus Thursday on an important field trip. They were taking their first visit to the library, by way of a program that organizers hope will promote literacy.


A fourth-grade student looks at books in an elementary school. (credit: Getty Images/Sean Gallup)

Fort Worth Turns Meadowbrook Library Into Job Center

The demands of the Meadowbrook Branch Library in east Fort Worth were far larger than the books housed on its rows of shelves.


The City of Dallas seal on displays outside a wall at Dallas City Hall. (credit: Matt Goodman/KTVT/KTXA)

Brighter Budget News Shines On Dallas City Hall

The future is a little brighter at Dallas City Hall. Council members were told that the budget outlook is not as bad as it was just a few weeks ago.


Former First Lady of the United States Laura Bush speaks during a conference at the Long Beach Convention Center on October 26, 2010 in Long Beach, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Laura Bush To Announce Library Grants In Dallas

Former first lady Laura Bush is set to appear at a Dallas school to announce libraries that will be receiving grants to buy books.


Library Patrons On the Rise As Economy Goes Down

Local libraries are becoming more popular as economic pressures draw additional customers. 


Preview of Bush Library Items

The groundbreaking for the George W. Bush Presidential Library is a month away, but people can look at some of the displays now. 


Students Return to UT Austin Campus

The University of Texas campus is getting back to normal, but not all of the students are going back to class today.  Student Paul Lee, who led one of many prayer vigils on campus, says […]


Fort Worth May Shut Down Three Libraries

Those closest to Fort Worth libraries may actually support the city manager’s call to shut down three branches. 


Weatherford Water Woes Continue

They’re still waiting for water in Weatherford.


Bush Library Hacked

The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum had some unwelcome online holiday visitors.