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Mesquite Offers Day Camp On Bad Weather Days

Kids in Mesquite ISD have fun when school is closed.

CBS 11–02/24/2015

Nigel Chandler (credit: Mesquite Police Department)

Mesquite Teacher Accused Of Sex With Student

Authorities arrested an educator from Mesquite High School on Wednesday morning and charged him with having an improper relationship with an 18-year-old student.

02/18/2015

The shadows of children playing are cast on a brick wall. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Child Abduction Attempt Reported In Mesquite

There has been another report about an attempted child abduction in North Texas. This time, the alert goes out to families in Mesquite after an incident took place on Wednesday.

02/06/2015

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Quadruple Murder Suspect Jailed In Dallas

Friends and family members described him as a “gentle giant,” but according to court documents Erbie Bowser had a violent history.

CBS 11–08/10/2013

Tasmin Smith & Tasmia Allen (courtesy: Tasmin Smith)

Dallas Man Shocked By Mother, Sister’s Murder

Within a matter of moments, 22-year-old Tasmin Smith lost his mother and his sister.

CBS 11–08/09/2013

Erbie Bowser (credit: Dallas County Sheriff's Office)

More Charges Filed Against Suspected Dallas, DeSoto Shooter

More charges have been filed against the suspect accused of killing four people and injuring four others in two shootings in Dallas and DeSoto.

CBS 11–08/09/2013

Erbie Bowser (credit: Dallas County Sheriff's Office)

Investigation Continues After DFW Shooting Spree

Erbie Bowser remains in custody at Parkland Hospital in Dallas. He is the suspect in a shooting spree in Dallas and DeSoto, where four people were killed and four others were wounded.

08/09/2013

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PD: Shooter Killed 2 Mothers, 2 Daughters, Injured 4 Others

An army veteran, who also worked as a special education teacher and once performed as a Dallas Maverick ManiAAC, will be charged with four counts of capital murder, according to law enforcement officials from the Dallas and DeSoto Police Departments.

08/07/2013

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Parents File Suit Over “Inconsistent” Penalties For Truant Students

Cruel and unusual. That’s how a group of parents is describing the punishment for truant students at several Dallas-area schools, and they’ve filed a lawsuit to stop it.

CBS 11–06/12/2013

High school students gather at their prom. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Local High School Teen Dies After Prom, Alcohol Related

A 18-year-old North Texas student who attended a prom and then went to a party with friends has been found dead in a Dallas hotel of apparent alcohol poisoning.

05/02/2011

Mesquite Independent School District logo. (credit: mesquiteisd.org)

Fines $600+ For Cursing Mesquite Student

Some North Texas students might think twice the next time they want to mouth off in school. In October, a Mesquite student was slapped with a $340 fine, after a teacher reported her for shouting foul language.

KRLD–01/31/2011