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Non-Profit Tennis Program Helping Children With Autism

The U.S. Open aired on CBS 11 Friday, just one day before a non-profit tennis program is set to get special needs kids on the court. The group called “ACEing Autism” will hold tennis classes in Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–09/05/2014

Alejandra Gonzalez (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Missing Dallas Teen May Have Been Spotted

Special needs student Alejandra Gonzalez disappeared on Wednesday of last week. But the missing teenager may have been spotted on Wednesday night at Pilot Knoll Park.

05/01/2014

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Search Continues For Missing Dallas Teen

The search continues for a teenager with special needs who has been missing for nearly a week. Alejandra Gonzalez was last seen on Wednesday. Police are concerned for her safety.

04/29/2014

Alicia Moore was last seen alive getting of her bus on Nov. 2 in Greenville. (Credit: Greenville ISD)

Felony Indictments Unsealed In Moore Murder Investigation

Three felony indictments unsealed today name three CPS caseworkers connected to that initial investigation. Laura Ard, Natalie Ausbie Reynolds, and Rebekah Ross were arrested and charged with tampering with evidence.

09/25/2013

The iCan Bike Camp in Arlington is a non-profit that helps kids with disabilities learn how to ride a two-wheel bikes. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Children Shine At Special Needs Camp

The ICanShine Bike Camp in Arlington helps children with disabilities learn how to ride two-wheel bikes.

07/29/2013

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Frisco Park To Focus On Special Needs Kids

Every kid likes to play. But, for children living with disabilities, enjoying a day at the park might not be so easy. However, that is all about to change in Frisco.

03/25/2013

PD: Special Needs Baby Left Home Alone

Police are investigating why a special needs baby was left alone in a Highland Park home.

CBS 11–02/18/2013

DART Logo on Bus

DART Defends Special Needs Program

A family who relies on DART to pick up and drop off a woman with special needs says the service is dropping her off early and no one is home.

05/23/2012

Missing dog Butch, who was taken during a carjacking in Cedar Hill. (Credit: Washington family)

Cedar Hill Family Canvasses Area For Dog Taken During Carjacking

A pet dog who provides comfort to a man with special needs is still missing, nearly a week after he was taken during a violent car jacking in Cedar Hill.

03/17/2012

A student in math class. (credit: Getty Images/Christopher Furlong)

State Ed Board Candidate: Special Needs Students ‘Should Be Educated Separately’

A North Texas candidate for Texas’ State Board of Education has upset parents of special needs students with her thoughts on special education in the state.

03/14/2012

Flames from a burning fire. (credit: Getty Images/Paul Ellis/AFP)

Three Hurt In Keller Fire

Three people were hurt, including a special needs adult, after fire swept through a Keller home early Thursday morning.

02/02/2012

Burleson's 25th Annual Spring Fest

Burleson ISD’s 25th Annual Spring Meet Inspires Special Needs Children

With 19 area school districts represented, the 25th annual Spring Meet gave kids with special needs a chance to compete and know what it feels like to win Tuesday.

05/03/2011

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