Drowning In Grapevine Lake Prompts Warning From First RespondersOn Friday, two members of the Grapevine Fire Department, one wearing a life jacket and one not, demonstrated how one step further into the lake, can turn fatal.
North Texas Water Parks Joining In For Annual World's Largest Swimming LessonOn a day when the sun is glistening and you just need a fun way to cool off, what better way to do it than to get in the water -- safely.
Swimmer Pronounced Dead After Divers Locate Him Under Water In Joe Pool LakeAn adult swimmer was pronounced dead Saturday evening after Grand Prairie Fire Department divers found him under water in Joe Pool Lake.
After 29 Boating Deaths On Texas Lakes Last Year, Game Wardens Stress SafetyA safety ignition kill switch comes equipped on most motorized boats, but it only works when boat operators take the extra step to clip it on.
Body Of Missing Sailboater Found On Grapevine LakeThe Grapevine Fire Department said this is the fourth drowning on Lake Grapevine since Mother’s Day weekend.
Paramedic Reinstated After Being Suspended Over Drowning ResponseA Collin County paramedic is back on the job after she said she was unfairly suspended by her company for trying to save a life.
4 North Texans Drown During Memorial Day WeekendIn addition to the drownings, Texas Parks and Wildlife game wardens responded to four boating accidents.
Grapevine FD Says 'Loan A Life Jacket' Effort Saving Lives On LakeSince "Loan a Life Jacket" was implemented last year, the Grapevine Fire Department reports they've seen a 50 percent reduction in drownings.
Water Safety Concerns After A Deadly North Texas WeekendAs the weather heats up more and more people will head to swimming pools and area lakes, but before you dive in there are some safety precautions to keep in mind.
Man Transported In Critical Condition From Grapevine Lake; Body Of Missing Boater RecoveredCrews worked two incidents this weekend at Grapevine Lake related to people not wearing life jackets.
Father, Son Who Died During Duck Hunting Trip ID'dAuthorities identified a father and his 5-year-old son this afternoon after the two died while duck hunting on Monday.
Divers Locate Missing Man's Body In Joe Pool LakeCrews were back out at Joe Pool Lake on Monday morning to continue looking for a missing 57-year-old swimmer, and they located his body in the afternoon. The man has been identified by officials as Walter Harrison of Arlington.
Traveling On A Sailboat: What To BringHandy tips on what to bring on a sailboat trip.
Texans Urged To Practice Boating Safety When On WaterwaysIf summer is in full swing then that means Texans across the state are enjoying boating season. But what begins as fun could turn to tragedy if boating safety isn't considered.
Area Drownings Bring Attention To Swim Safety"Texas is now leading the nation in the number of children that we lose every summer,” says Jan Emler, founder of Emler Swim Schools. “It’s a terrible distinction for our state.”