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Some Collin County Parents Stunned By School Redistricting Plans

There are few issues in Frisco that will get people more upset than redrawn school boundaries. A new proposal, dropped in front of parents Monday evening, is sending shock-waves through some homes.

CBSDFW.COM–10/13/2014

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Some Fort Worth Schools Had No Power Yet Still Had Classes

15 Fort Worth ISD schools had only partial power or none at all – yet still had classes.

10/03/2014

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Parents Get Books Suspended From High School Reading List

There have been seven books suspended from Highland Park schools. The action was taken because a group of parents wanted them off school reading lists. They say the content isn’t age appropriate.

CBSDFW.COM–09/22/2014

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Corporal Punishment Continues In Many Texas Schools

An 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.

CBSDFW.COM–09/15/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

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Doctors’ Group Recommends Later School Start Time

A leading doctor’s group recommends later school start times for American teenagers.

08/24/2014

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Teen Accused Of Killing Parents To Remain At Juvenile Center

A teenager accused of murdering his parents will remain in the Collin County Juvenile Detention Center, at least for the next 10 business days. The decision was made after a brief hearing on Tuesday.

CBS 11–08/12/2014

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Frisco Teen Arrested, Accused Of Murdering His Parents

Frisco police have arrested and charged a 16-year-old boy with the murder of his parents.

08/11/2014

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DISD Appoints 4 Teachers To Home Rule Charter Commission

DISD has selected the teachers who will serve on the 15 person Home-Rule Charter Commission.

06/06/2014

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Community Concerns After Reports Of Child Abduction Attempts

Fort Worth police are increasing patrols in a north side neighborhood, after three reports of attempted child abductions in the last eight days.

CBS 11–05/23/2014

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North Texans Sound Off On Yelling Vs. Spanking Study

How to discipline or punish children is always a hot topic. Yelling, shouting, and raising your voice…may feel natural. But a new study says those actions should only be used to get a child’s attention.

CBS 11–03/04/2014

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Dallas Middle School Holds Meeting About Suicide Concerns

The suicide of a Spence Middle School student in December followed by what the Dallas ISD said were other “possible suicide attempts” has promoted the school to hold a parents meeting.

CBS 11–02/27/2014

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