Corporal Punishment Continues In Many Texas SchoolsAn emotional debate is underway about how far is too far when it comes to disciplining children. Hitting kids at home can escalate to criminal act. But what about hitting kids at school? You may be surprised to learn that several North Texas school districts still allow corporal punishment.
More North Texans Taking On Role Of Stay-At-Home-DadSay the words ‘stay-at-home’ Dad and no doubt a mental picture of Michael Keaton from the hilarious movie “Mr. Mom” will come to mind. But for more and more men the role is becoming less unusual and they say very enjoyable.
More Women Choosing To Be Single MothersMelissa Bentley always wanted to be a Mom. But, when Mr. Right never materialized—the North Texas banking manager decided to go it alone.
Report: Unpaid Child Support In Texas Nearly $11B Unpaid child support in Texas stands at nearly $11 billion and state officials say more parents are applying to have their obligations reduced. About 46 percent of parents in Dallas County obligated to pay child support are past due.
Parent Says Crowley School Refused To Treat SonA Fort Worth father says a school’s refusal to treat his son because of missing paperwork, put the boy in and out of the hospital for a week.
Baylor's 'Backseat Buddies' Aim To Curb Child DeathsAt Baylor Medical Center Irving, the cute pink and blue teddy bears going home with new parents aren't to amuse the new babies; rather, they’re designed to keep them safe. They're called "Backseat Buddies."
AG: 40 Parents Arrested For Skipping Child Support PaymentsThe Texas Attorney General’s office arrested 40 area parents in a weeklong stint targeted at those who failed to pay child support.
Frisco ISD Officials Notify Parents About Staph InfectionA confirmed case of the drug resistant staph infection called MRSA has forced action at Sparks Elementary School in Frisco.
Mansfield Police Searching For Suspect Who Approached GirlParents and residents are on alert after a man driving a blue pickup truck twice asked a 12-year-old girl if she needed a ride and trailed her down the street when she declined on Monday.
Young Reader Horror Book Spooking Keller ParentsA book about mystery solving teens is spooking some Keller Middle School parents, and it has nothing to do with meddling kids.
Survey Says More Married Moms Feeling Like Single ParentsThere's hardly a mom who's not feeling stressed out these days. They're overwhelmed with work, home and parenting responsibilities. And because many of their husbands work long hours or travel a lot, they feel more like a 'Married Single Mom.'
Reflections on FatherhoodThey say father knows best, but one thing is for sure, it sometimes takes a long time for dads to learn the ropes. One dad shares his reflections on fatherhood and offers fatherly advice.