Hundreds of mourners paid tribute to a 17-year-old high school student fatally stabbed last week at a suburban Houston high school.
They called him “Big Cat”. Leo Chaney proudly represented south Dallas on the city council for eight years. Even after he left Dallas City Hall, Chaney never stopped fighting to improve the community that he loved.
A memorial service was held today for the owner of one of Fort Worth’s most popular barbeque restaurants.
Law enforcement officers from North Texas and across the country will be remembered tonight at a candlelight vigil in Washington D.C. The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial contains the names law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.
Standing on a stage behind flag-covered caskets, President Barack Obama told the residents of West that while he and others may not live in Texas, they are neighbors, and are also grappling with the town’s loss.
Complete coverage of nearly three hour memorial service dedicated to 12 first responders who lost their lives in West Fertilizer plant explosion.
In West, there are still too many questions, too much work, and too much worry for the devastated city to stop moving—even to mourn.
It started with a procession that included dozens of fire trucks and cars and pickups filled with men and women in uniform. The memorial service for those killed in the West Fertilizer Company explosion was held at the Ferrell Center on the Baylor University campus.
A slain North Texas district attorney and his wife were mourned Thursday by a shaken community that recalled the couple’s love, warmth and public service as law enforcement continued the search for their killers.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry says a slain prosecutor and his wife were aware of the dangers of his job but his determination to “do right” by people wasn’t diminished.
Chris Kyle was laid to rest. He caught a ride from this life in an earthen vessel bound for the afterlife. It was sad, yet the finality that all needed.
Ron White from Fort Worth can recite the rank and name of 2,200 military service members killed in the war in Afghanistan.