Denton's New 'Take Me Home Program' Helps Those With Developmental Disabilities Find SafetyThe Denton Police Department is launching the Take Me Home Program, a free service that allows residents to register loved ones who may have difficulty communicating to first responders.
23-Year-Old With COVID-19 On Ventilator For 41 Days Discharged From Texas Hospital A 23-year-old man with Down syndrome who overcame the coronavirus after 56 days, 41 of which were spent on a ventilator, is back home.
Texas Mom Who Left Children Home Alone While Going To Bar Arrested After 7-Year-Old With Medical Issues Found DeadLauren Dean of Bay City faces charges including abandonment and endangering a child.
Congressmen Help Migrant Girl With Down Syndrome Get Into US Through TexasU.S. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan of New Mexico said Friday he and other members accompanied the girl to a Port of Entry in Brownsville, Texas, and asked federal immigration authorities to allow the girl into the country to seek medical treatment.
Local Author Channels Grief Into Children's BookThe children’s book has found an audience in North Texas and has been shared in countries around the world.
Texas Homecoming Queen Gives Crown To Friend With Down SyndromeA Texas high school senior was walking across the football field to get her homecoming queen crown when she decided it actually belonged to someone else.
Ones For Texas: Andy ArnoldA young North Texas entrepreneur is getting into the furniture making business, working out of his parent's garage.
Sororities Reject University Cheerleader With Down Syndrome, Big Sister Fights BackGeorge Mason University promised to do "better in the future" after student with Down syndrome was rejected by every sorority during recruitment over the weekend.
Dallas Hotel Worker With Down Syndrome Inspires Fellow EmployeesFor 25 years, Jerry Rosamond has shown up for work at the Hyatt Regency Dallas with a smile. But having Down syndrome does not hold Rosamond back. It propels his co-workers forward.
Newest Gerber Baby Poses For Sweet Pic With 1st Gerber BabyThe newest poster baby for Gerber baby food earlier this year, who is breaking records in his own right, is in the spotlight again for taking an adorable photo with the original Gerber baby.
Entrepreneur Opens Ice Cream Shop So He Can Hire Special Needs WorkersThere are no handouts at Howdy Homemade Ice Cream. This is not a charity. Employees are trained in everything.
Next Gerber Baby Will Be A Boy With Down SyndromeOne-year-old Lucas Warren's contagious smile won over executives at Gerber baby food who have made him their "spokesbaby" this year.
Boy With Down Syndrome Goes Viral With Singing VideoA video of a local boy belting out a Whitney Houston song has gone viral, with over five million views.
Blake Pyron Takes His Snow Shack Idea To The 'Shark Tank'We first brought you the story of Blake Pyron, the youngest business owner in Sanger as officially proclaimed by Senator Ted Cruz, last spring. He is also the only business owner in Texas with Down Syndrome.
Blake's Snow ShackIt's a story you first heard here on KRLD, and now the Sanger businessman with Down Syndrome is shifting into high gear as his business goes to NASCAR this weekend. JD Ryan is Around Town at Blake's Snow Shack.