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Residents In Venus Still Rattled After 4.0 Earthquake

Nerves are still rattled after a magnitude 4.0 earthquake shook Venus, a city just south of Arlington. On Friday, residents there said they didn’t have to ask why their small area was getting so much attention.


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M3.4 Quake Confirmed In Johnson County Saturday

The temblor struck Saturday night at 11:52pm CST near the Johnson/Ellis county line. Residents began reporting the event on social media shortly before midnight.


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2 Dead After Motorcycle Crashes Into Police Car

Two people on a motorcycle died early Friday morning after they crashed into a police car in Johnson County.


Officer Dustin Dodson died Saturday night after a traffic accident earlier in the day. (Photo credit: Lancaster Police Department).

18-Year Jail Sentence For Crash That Killed Cop

A driver blamed for a 2012 crash that left an off-duty North Texas police officer dead has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.


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Homeowner Says 911 Hung Up On Them

Home video shows just how intense the flames are as they consume John and Lori Helsley’s house.


This photo taken June 8, 2004 shows the transit of Venus across the sun's disc through special spectacles, seen in the park of La Villette in Paris. (credit: JEAN AYISSI/AFP/Getty Images)

UNT Team Plans Twist On 1769 Venus Transit

A team from the University of North Texas plans to chase Venus from Alaska and Hawaii on Tuesday during the planet’s rare transit across the sun.


Here Comes The Transit Of Venus

Beginning around 5pm this afternoon, the planet Venus will pass between Earth and the sun.  The so-called “transit” will not happen again until the year 2117.   The last time this event occurred was June […]

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Many People Putting Their Luck In 11/11/11

Lucky number or easy date to remember? Whatever the reason, one upcoming day has become popular for couples looking to get married.


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Time Stops For Town As They Honor A Fallen Soldier

All along the streets of Mansfield, people stopped what they were doing Friday morning and stood in silence.


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Former Volunteer Firefighter Accused Of Venus Arson

Johnson County Sheriff Bob Alford says 21-year-old Patrick David Pantuso has admitted setting seven grass fires in the area during August.


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Local School Bus Crash Sends Students To Hospital

There were some scary moments this morning for students and parents in the Venus Independent School District. Around 7:00 a.m. reports started coming in about a school bus crash.


Johnson County Sheriff's Deputy Clifton Taylor who was killed in the line of duty Saturday, April 23. (Credit: Johnson County)

Services Set For Slain Johnson County Deputy

A Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy who was shot and killed Saturday is being remembered by those with whom he served.