NFL Players Promote Mesquite ISD Reading InitiativeThe Mesquite ISD has a new initiative aimed at inspiring a love of reading, and two NFL players are lending their star power to the cause. JaCorey Shepherd and De'Vante Harris both played football at Horn High School.
Mesquite Teacher’s Aide Accused Of Lying About Cancer Charged With TheftThe former Mesquite Middle School aide who lied about having cancer and was caught now has a warrant for his arrest in Texas.
Armed Man Robs Two Waffle Houses In Same DayPolice are searching for a man who robbed two Waffle Houses today at gunpoint.
Dallas County Health Reports 3rd West Nile Related DeathThe Dallas County Health department is reporting that a third victim has died from West Nile this year.
Police Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver That Killed Pedestrian On Hwy 80Police are looking for a driver who hit and killed a teenager along Hwy 80 in east Dallas County Thursday night.
JCPenney Holding Career Fair At 15 DFW StoresJCPenney is hosting a career fair at 15 stores across North Texas on Tuesday in hopes of finding a group of 1,400 new employees, both seasonal and permanent, along with salon stylist associates.
Mesquite Man Sentenced To 40 Years For Sexual AssaultA Mesquite man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for five counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Dallas Sniper Worried About Being Stopped Before Deadly AttackDays before Dallas police officers were killed and wounded in a sniper attack, their accused assailant asked neighbors in Mesquite to check the taillights on his SUV because he did not want to be stopped by police "for any reason."
Neighbor Describes Run-In With Dallas Ambush SuspectThe U.S. Army said Friday that Micah Xavier Johnson, named as a suspect in the Dallas police officer shootings, served in the Army Reserve for six years and did a nine-month tour of duty in Afghanistan.
Police: Dallas Shooting Suspect Micah Johnson "Wanted To Kill White People"The suspect told police that he was upset over the recent string of police shooting and that, "he wanted to kill white people. He wanted to kill white police officers."
Victims In Royce City Triple Fatal Crash ID'dThe three victims in the triple fatal crash in Royce City involving two 18 wheelers, have been identified.
Mesquite 911 Dispatcher Saves Teen Having Heat StrokeOfficials in Mesquite are crediting a 911 dispatcher with saving a teenager who was having a heat stroke on Wednesday. Christy Russell used new 911 technology to pinpoint the boy's location.