Routine Cancer Screenings Still Haven't Returned To Pre-COVID LevelsRoutine cancer screenings plummeted during the height of the pandemic and still haven’t returned to pre-COVID levels.
MedStar Directing Some COVID Patients With Minor Symptoms To Stay HomeWith North Texas hospitals struggling with capacity and 911 dispatchers fielding an unprecedented amount of calls for COVID-19, paramedics are choosing not to transport less serious cases to the emergency room. 
Judge John Chupp Grants Temporary Injunction Blocking Fort Worth ISD From Enforcing MasksThe order from Judge John Chupp also specifically instructs the district to inform employees of the injunction, and let them know violations could come with sanctions.
MedStar Issues Air Quality Alert Action Days Amid Spike In Respiratory Difficulty EmergenciesAir quality across North Texas is causing concerns for MedStar officials in Fort Worth.
New COVID-19 Antibody Infusion Center To Open In McKinneyThe Texas Department of State Health Services, in partnership with Baylor Scott & White Health, Collin College, and Collin County is opening a new COVID-19 antibody infusion center Thursday, Sept. 2.
Hurst Euless Bedford ISD Board Votes Against Mask MandateThe Hurst Euless Bedford ISD school board voted -- six to one -- against a temporary mask mandate on August 27.
Dallas Offers Vacation Incentive, Testing Requirements To Curb COVID Spread Among Workers The city of Dallas is offering vaccinated employees up to an extra week of vacation, as part of new policies aimed at reducing the spread of COVID-19.
Boyd Elementary School Closes Temporarily Amid Concerns Over Rising COVID-19 CasesBoyd Elementary School joins the growing list of North Texas schools to temporarily close amid the recent spike in COVID-19 cases spurred by the delta variant. 
Angry Parent In Texas Accused Of Ripping Face Mask Off Educator At 'Meet The Teacher' EventA parent in Texas has been accused of physically assaulting a teacher during a back-to-school event – over mask wearing.
Paris, Texas School District Adds Face Masks To Dress Code; Defies Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's OrderThe Paris school district has found a way around Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order banning mask mandates by adding face coverings to its dress code.
Retired Carrollton Police Sergeant Allen Hollis Dead At 38 From COVID-19 The Carrollton Police Department, along with friends and family of recently retired Sgt. Allen Hollis, 38, are mourning his death from COVID-19 on August 17.