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South Dallas Residents Hopeful About Plans For New Homes, Stores

Southern Dallas hasn’t experienced the job and development boom that much of North Texas has.
But since the University of North Texas at Dallas opened its campus, just across Camp Wisdom Road in Dallas in 2010, DART started expanding its Blue Line.

CBS 11–04/20/2015

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Driver Dead After Truck Hits Utility Pole

The driver of a pickup truck was killed Saturday night when, his Dodge Ram pickup truck missed a curve and hit a utility pole.

CBS 11–04/05/2015

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Dallas Pastor Thinks Church Is Being Taunted By Thieves

Are thieves taunting the faithful? A South Dallas church is burglarized and vandalized for the second time in less than a month. The Bishop at Believers International Ministries thinks the criminals are sending a message.

CBSDFW.COM–03/24/2015

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Dallas Church Fights To Recover From Repeated Break-Ins

A South Dallas pastor is fighting to keep his church up and operating, despite repeated strikes by vandals and thieves. Burglars have tried to take everything of value inside Believers International Ministries.

CBSDFW.COM–02/25/2015

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10 People Injured In DART Accident

Two DART buses were involved in an accident at Bronx Avenue and Ledbetter Drive in South Dallas.

CBS 11–09/14/2014

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Protestors, Armed With Assault Weapons, March In Dallas

In some regards, it was a provocative and potentially dangerous mixed message: protestors armed with assault weapons simultaneously calling for an end to police shootings—while also advocating self-defense.

CBS 11–08/20/2014

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Dallas Huey P. Newton Gun Club Plans Open Carry-Type Rally

They’ve lost faith in police. Now a new group is planning to grab their guns and patrol the streets of south Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2014

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South Dallas Neighborhood Growing Food & Jobs

Finding healthy and reasonably priced food in some Dallas neighborhoods is tough to say the least, so residents in one historic African-American area are taking matters into their own hands.

CBSDFW.COM–08/14/2014

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Frustration With 9 Month Rec Center Reno That Will Take 3 Years

In 2011, the city closed the Cummings Recreation Center in south Dallas, promising a $1.3 million renovation.
 After six months of work, though, construction crews disappeared, and the doors stayed shut.

CBS 11–06/02/2014

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Grow South Kicks Off $1.8M Youth Employment Program

The goal of the City of Dallas ‘Grow South’ economic development plan is to improve the quality of life in southern Dallas. Today, a part of the equation focusing on jobs kicked off in Oak Cliff.

CBSDFW.COM–03/11/2014

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South Dallas High School Students Snag Free Prom Dresses

Lucky south Dallas high school students received free prom dresses Saturday at the Martin Luther King Jr. Branch Library.

03/08/2014

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Dallas Serving Up Cash For South Dallas, BBQ Restaurant Expansion

Two Podners Barbeque and Seafood has found success at its South Dallas location and now the City of Dallas is helping the owners to grow that success.

CBS 11–02/13/2014

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