Wise County

House in Van damaged by tornado.

Tax Relief Available For Victims Of Severe Storms

People affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place beginning May 4 in parts of Texas may qualify for tax relief from the IRS.

06/08/2015

Tornado damage in Bridgeport.
Jack Fink - CBS11

Couple Near Bridgeport Credits Pickup Truck And God For Surviving Tornado

“It shocked us at first, we just broke down, we couldn’t believe it.”

05/20/2015

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Runaway Bay Homes Destroyed By Storm

Severe weather spawned tornadoes across North Texas on Tuesday night, and one of the hardest hit areas was Wise County, where some residents made it to safety with only seconds to spare.

CBS 11–05/20/2015

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Severe Floods Slam Wise, Denton, Collin Counties

Several counties are facing torrential flooding this weekend; meanwhile, the Department of Transportation is warning motorists to avoid driving through water over six inches deep.

05/09/2015

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EF-1 Tornado Weaves Path Of Damage In Wise County

The national weather service said an EF-1 tornado was on the ground for three miles in Wise County last night affecting an area about 200 yards wide.

05/08/2015

Kids exercising at Little Tyke Creative Child Care Center. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Best North Texas Counties For Poor Kids To Break Poverty Cycle

A new study shows that Johnson and Wise Counties are great places for kids to grow up… especially low-income kids who are hoping to break out of the poverty cycle.

CBSDFW.COM–05/08/2015

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Tornadoes Hit North Texas Thursday Night

CBS11 crews spent much of Thursday night chasing storms, damage.

05/07/2015

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Investigator: Space Heaters Possible Cause Of Deadly Fire

One person was killed and two others were injured, including a child, after fire swept through a mobile home in northern Wise County early Wednesday morning.

02/18/2015

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Wise County Sheriff’s K-9 Officer Shot Dead By Suspect

A Wise County Sheriff’s Office K-9 officer has been shot dead and the man believed to have killed the K-9 is also dead.

CBSDFW.COM–01/28/2015

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Wise Co. Resident Shoots, Kills Suspected Home Invader

A homeowner shot and killed a man attempting to force his way into a private residence early Friday morning in Wise County.

12/26/2014

(L-R) Javier Hernandez, Joseph Sisk, William Sisk, Rocksan Winterberg (Image via Tarrant Co. D.A.)

Fort Worth Foursome Sentenced In Murder, Attempted Cover-Up

Four Fort Worth individuals were sentenced to prison for their roles in a July 2012 murder and attempted cover-up.

10/20/2014

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Woman Dead After Car Hit By Drunk Driver

One person is dead after being hit in a two-vehicle accident about 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of U.S. 380 and Farm Road 1658 in Bridgeport.

07/27/2014

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