DeSoto Teen's Murder Reminds Mentor Of MissionJust last week, family and friends gathered for 17-year-old Leroy Hawkins' high school graduation. Thursday night, they gathered to say their final goodbyes.
DeSoto ISD School Board Cuts 98 Positions To Make Up Budget DeficitDozens of North Texas teachers are out of a job this morning. Their positions in DeSoto Independent School District were cut to make up a school budget deficit.
DeSoto Homeowner Finds Dead Man Lying In His DrivewayA homeowner called police Tuesday morning after finding a dead man lying near the alley behind his home.
DeSoto Hires M. Reneé Johnson As Interim City ManagerJohnson will fill the vacancy being created by the departure of long time City Manager Dr. Tarron J. Richardson, who is moving to Charlottesville, Virginia, to be their next City Manager.
North Texas Cities Warn Against Relying Solely On Outdoor Sirens During Severe WeatherWith severe weather looming in North Texas, several cities are urging residents to stop relying solely on outdoor warning sirens. The warning systems have been vulnerable to hacker attacks.
Another North Texas City Has Outdoor Warning Sirens Go Off When They Shouldn't HaveThe emergency warning sirens sounded in the northwest part of Bedford the past two nights without anyone activating them.
DeSoto's Errol Spence Jr. Defends IBF Welterweight Title At AT&T StadiumErrol Spence Jr. defended his title near his hometown of DeSoto on Saturday night at AT&T Stadium.
North Texas Cities Say Emergency Warning Sirens That Went Off Overnight Were HackedThe cities of DeSoto and Lancaster confirmed late Tuesday their emergency warning siren systems were hacked when they went off early Tuesday morning.
Outdoor Warning Sirens Blare For More Than Half An Hour In DeSoto, LancasterThousands of North Texans got a rude wake-up call very early on Tuesday after outdoor warning sirens began blaring.
Surveillance Video Captures Wreck; Shooting At Dallas IntersectionA car was shot at by a suspect in another vehicle after crashing into a truck at the intersection of Polk and Danieldale in Dallas on the Desoto-Dallas border Friday afternoon, police say.
Suspect Charged In Shooting Death Of 2-Year-Old Boy Near DallasA 2-year-old boy was shot and killed Sunday evening.
LSU Lineman Arrested On Sexual Assault Charges In Dallas CountyA now suspended Louisiana State University offensive lineman is out on bond after being arrested in Dallas County.
DeSoto Residents Catching Ride On Star TransitIt's not DART, but in DeSoto, demand for public transportation has city leaders looking to catch a ride on another rapidly expanding option.
Southern Sector Cities Work Together To Take Active Shooter Training To New LevelNew tools for changing times. Police and fire departments from several southern sector cities are working together to take their active shooter training to a new level.
O'Rourke Campaigns For US Senate In First North Texas Stop Since Primary WinIt's Beto O'Rourke's first time in DeSoto as he makes his run across the state in an effort to unseat Republican Senator Ted Cruz.