Collin County Homeowners Complain About Smelly Water

Some families have started drinking bottled water exclusively, but there’s no way to avoid the water from the tap completely.


(credit: Tom Riehm/KTVT/KTXA)

Snow Day Brings Accidents, Traffic, & Some Fun Across North Texas

From Parker to Collin Counties and everywhere in between, snow caused traffic backups, accidents and at least one death on Friday.



15-Car Chain-Reaction Crash Closes SB 75 In Melissa

Southbound U.S. Highway 75 has been shutdown in Melissa following a 15-car chain reaction crash that occurred on Friday.


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Vandals Stealing Batteries From Electronic Highway Signs

Someone is vandalizing important electronic signs in some construction zones north of Dallas.


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Road Closure In Collin County

The frontage road along US 75 between Davis Road and Throckmorton Road in Melissa will be closed starting Monday.

CBS 11–06/08/2014

(courtesy: City of Melissa)

Arrest Made In Sept. 2013 Melissa Woman Murder

An arrest was made Friday in Melissa, Texas in connection to the Sept. 9, 2013murder of a single mother.


(courtesy: Leger family)

Funeral Services Set For Murdered Melissa Mother

Funeral services for the Melissa mother killed Monday will take place this weekend.

CBS 11–09/12/2013

Single mother is found dead in her Melissa home by her teenage son.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

Melissa Single Mother Murdered, Person Of Interest Released

With the assistance of the Texas Rangers, Melissa Police are continuing their investigation into the murder of a mother, found by her son Monday in their quiet neighborhood home.

CBS 11–09/11/2013

Single mother is found dead in her Melissa home by her teenage son.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

Teenage Son Discovers Mother’s Body In Their Home

The death of a single mother in Melissa raises questions about how far someone must go to escape a violent past.

CBS 11–09/10/2013

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Wrong-Way Driver Injured In Melissa Crash

One person was seriously injured after a wrong-way crash along U.S. Highway 75 in Collin County. The wrong-way driver’s vehicle slammed into an 18-wheeler.


(credit: City of Melissa)

Former Melissa Mayor To Plead Guilty On Bribes

The former mayor of a North Texas town is expected to plead guilty to soliciting a bribe from a real estate broker on a land deal.


(credit: City of Melissa)

Former Melissa Mayor Charged With Extortion

The former mayor of a North Texas city has been indicted in connection with a bribery scheme. David E. Dorman was previously the mayor of Melissa, located in Collin County.