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American civil rights activist and Baptist minister Jesse Jackson was in Dallas to meet with the family of U.S. Ebola patient, Thomas Duncan. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Jesse Jackson Talks Ebola: “We Shouldn’t Panic”

“While it is a crisis, we should not panic and begin to do irrational things in reaction,” Jesse Jackson said about the Dallas’ Ebola case.

10/07/2014

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DISD Fires Coach For Alleged Involvement In Illegal Recruiting

The Dallas Independent School Board addressed a recruiting scandal Thursday, firing former Madison High School basketball head coach Roderick Johnson.

09/18/2014

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Community Outreach and Education)

Denton County Deputies Seize Hundreds Of Neglected Dogs

Sheriffs deputies in Denton County seized hundreds of neglected animals from makeshift pins and kennels Thursday morning. All the dogs were taken from a home purporting to offer a place of refuge under the name Animal Guardians of America.

08/01/2013

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Growing Tension At DISD Despite Budget Approval

Dallas ISD staff members will receive their first pay raise in three years in 2014 under a new budget approved by trustees.

06/28/2013