Electric Company Warning: Beware Of Fake Utility WorkersOncor Electric is warning customers through social media of thieves posing as employees. The fake workers have been reported in towns across North Texas -- from Mesquite to Midland.
Hunt Consolidated To Acquire Oncor In Bid To Solve Nearly $46B BankruptcyHunt Consolidated has reached an agreement to buy the Texas electric utility Oncor in a bid to resolve the $46 billion bankruptcy and breakup of power giant Energy Future Holdings.
Storms Leave North Texans Without PowerLightning lit up the North Texas skies on Tuesday night, but the storms left thousands of people in the dark on Wednesday morning.
Digital Smart Meter At Center Of House Fire Investigation
Family Blames Smart Meter For Fatal FireA man died late Monday night after flames swept through his home near Fair Park in Dallas, and family members said that his recently upgraded electric meter might be to blame.
PD: Theft Suspects Are Targeting Elderly In NRH, Richland HillsAt least one elderly resident in Richland Hills and at least two more in North Richland Hills have been targeted by thieves claiming to work for Oncor.
Overnight Storms Knock Out Power For Thousands Across North TexasThe storms that rumbled across North Texas early Monday morning are being blamed for over 17,000 power outages.
Power Outages Continue For Thousands In North TexasThere's still no power for more than 45,00 people in Fort Worth following Thursday’s storms.
Lightning Injures School Teacher In DenisonA school teacher in Denison remains hospitalized after being hurt by lightning as severe storms rolled through north Texas on Thursday.
Arlington Among Cities Hit Hardest By StormsStorms ripped through much of North Texas on Thursday afternoon, leaving a trail of damage throughout the DFW area. Arlington was one of the hardest hit cities.
Damaging Storms Hit North Texas Severe thunderstorms packing winds of up to 90 mph tore through the Dallas-Fort Worth area, causing widespread tree damage and leaving up to 125,000 electric utility customers in the dark.
Collin Co. Courthouse Closed Following Overnight Power LossAccording to county officials all trials and hearings at the Collin County Courthouse have been canceled for the day.