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Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Former TCC Southeast Campus Student Tests Positive For TB

A former student testing positive for tuberculosis has 200 students, faculty and staff at Tarrant County College’s Southeast campus in Arlington facing the possibility of needing their own TB tests.

03/21/2012

Tangled metal intertwines with charred wood after a fire destroyed the main building of the Selwyn Preparatory School in Denton.

Charred Denton School Rallies Parents, Staff To Move Forward

Students, teachers and parents in Denton will work to put a fire behind them and focus on the future during a Monday night meeting.

01/30/2012

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Red Oak ISD Teaching Parents About Tuberculosis

Parents in the Red Oak ISD are concerned about a possible case of tuberculosis in their community, and the district is trying to educate the public.

01/27/2012

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Red Oak ISD Addresses TB Concerns For Parents, Community

For the second night more than 200 concerned Red Oak ISD parents and employees gathered in the Red Oak High School gym Thursday night to find out about tuberculosis.

01/26/2012

Hours after district officials announced concern about a case of tuberculosis, more than 150 parents filled a Red Oak ISD gymnasium on Jan. 25, 2012. (Credit: Jason Allen/KTVT)

Red Oak ISD Officials Announce Possible Case Of TB

Four months after tuberculosis cases appeared in Ellis and Denton counties, a third community is about to begin testing.

01/25/2012

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

New Round Of TB Testing In North Texas School District

Follow-up testing for tuberculosis begins Monday in the Ennis school district.

11/28/2011

A doctor examines the x-rays of a tuberculosis (TB) patient. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Secondary Tests Show Denton H.S. Student Had Active Tuberculosis

A Denton High School student again tested positive for active tuberculosis in the second round of more specialized screening for the disease, county health officials said Tuesday afternoon.

10/25/2011

A doctor examines the x-rays of a tuberculosis (TB) patient. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

No Active Tuberculosis Cases In Denton Following Tests

It doesn’t look like Denton’s problem with tuberculosis will be near as bad as it was in Ennis.

10/20/2011

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Ennis Students Back In Class After Tuberculosis Scare

Students who had tested positive for the non-contagious form of tuberculosis in the Ennis ISD are able to return to classes on Monday morning.

10/17/2011

Blood samples are seen in a hospital testing for tuberculosis. (credit: RODGER BOSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Ennis Students With Positive TB Tests Back At School Monday

ENNIS (CBSDFW.COM) – The long tuberculosis scare in Ennis appears to be winding down. Ennis High School students who were kept out of class because of an either suspect or active diagnosis of tuberculosis are […]

10/14/2011

A doctor examines the x-rays of a tuberculosis (TB) patient. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Results Back For Denton High TB Tests

The test results are in for about 270 kids and teachers at Denton High School who were tested for tuberculosis.

10/13/2011

A lab technician performs a blood test. (credit: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

UNT Student Has Suspected Case Of Tuberculosis

A student from UNT in Denton has been diagnosed with a suspected case of tuberculosis. School officials confirmed the case on Wednesday.

10/12/2011

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