Youth Baseball Parent Volunteer Stole Almost $300K From Kids, Spent $50K On Fast Food Jennifer Sue Witteveen, 52, illegally used her access to make unauthorized cash withdrawals and write fraudulent checks, which eventually added up to more than $295,000.
100 Dallas Second Graders Gifted With Bikes From Chicago High School AthletesWhether it’s paying for someone’s coffee or police officers giving drivers cash instead of tickets, the “Pay it Forward” movement has inspired random acts of kindness across the county
North Texas City Makes Protecting Children Exposed To Violence A Top PriorityThe Burleson Police Department is training officers on how to better interact with children who’ve seen or heard violent acts.
Schools On Lockdown After Reports Of Shooting Near 2 Dallas ISD CampusesTwo schools in Dallas -- a high school and middle school -- were placed on lockdown after reports of a shooting near the campuses.
Texas Deli Owner Collects And Replies To Hundreds Of 'Letters To Santa'Stop by Gino's in Texas and it looks like your average deli – but inside it's almost like a secret portal to the North Pole.
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center Working To Ensure Abused Kids Have Presents This Holiday SeasonThe Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center is working to make sure more than 2,200 kids who have witnessed or experienced abuse, along with their families, have presents this holiday season.
Holiday Tradition At Dallas High School Becomes New Learning ToolAt Dallas ISD's downtown City Lab High, a holiday tradition became a learning tool as students staged a unique 'Polar Express' event for younger scholars Thursday.
Skate Park Child Predator Gets 45 Years In Prison Without ParoleConvicted child predator Dontarious Scott, 23, of McKinney was sentenced to 45 years in prison.
Cook Children’s Experiencing Extreme Number Of Patients, Seasonal Illness In Full SwingNearly 600 children were seen in Cook Children’s Emergency Department on Monday. That’s nearly double the average number of patients seen in a typical day.
Middle School Students Charged With Felonies After Taking Pellet Guns To ClassTwo seventh graders at Charles M. Blalack Middle School are charged with felonies for displaying realistic-looking pellet guns on campus Monday, November 4, 2019.
'Man With Gun' At Middle School Was A CopParents can let out a sigh of relief after reports of a man with a gun outside Austin Middle School turned out to be a false alarm.
Federal Spending On Kids In US At Its Lowest Level In 12 YearsThe share of the federal budget allocated to children dipped to 9.2% in 2018, the lowest since 2007.
Wylie ISD To Make Changes After 4 Students Hit By Cars Since Beginning Of YearSchool leaders are making changes after four bike-riding students were hit by cars heading to or from school — all since the beginning of the year.
Report: Student Suspensions Drop After Texas Modifies LawA nonprofit that advocates for children says the rate of student suspensions has fallen by nearly a third since the state implemented a law barring suspensions except in extreme circumstances.
Prenatal Testing Leads To Unexpected, Staggering Bills For Some ParentsIt's a test that helps pregnant mothers avoid surprises. But some said the real shock arrived in the mail.