If every eligible Dallas child tried to get into Pre-K at their neighborhood school today, DISD says the district would be short by about 2,700 seats.
Some Sheriffs departments near the Texas border are very near bankruptcy by dealing with the illegal immigration crisis.
Critics of mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent offenders say it leads to overcrowding in prisons, including here in North Texas.
The Frisco ISD is bursting at the seams. It’s growing so quickly, that for the first time, the school district closed off some elementary schools to new students — weeks before classes even began.
Thanks to CBS 11 viewers, an overcrowded North Texas animal shelter will not be forced to euthanize any dogs and cats.
Summers are usually packed at Prairie Paws Adoption Center in Grand Prairie, but this summer is very overcrowded.