Former North Texas Teacher's Aide Gets 60 Years In Prison For 'Continuous Sexual Abuse' Of BoyJessica Benton confessed to numerous sexual encounters with an 11-year-old boy after police arrested her in September 2016.
North Texas School Districts Criticize TEA's New Rating SystemThe TEA has released letter grades for each public school district in the state. But many North Texas districts were already criticizing the new rating system, even before the ratings were released.
Mesquite Teen 4th Sibling In Her Family To Be ValedictorianEighteen-year-old Abigail Bautista has a 3.98 grade point average and is the family's newest valedictorian.
Mesquite Teen Graduates Less Than Year After Learning EnglishMohammed Odeh's journey put him on a path traveled by no student of Mesquite's Poteet High School until now.
3-Year-Olds Taking Tests In Mesquite Pre-K Program“They are learning a lot. My daughter Alexa is learning all the letters, numbers. She’s starting to write sentences,” parent Icela Gudino said.
Texas AG Wants School District Emails Related To VotingCBS 11 obtained a copy of the request Mesquite ISD received from the Texas Attorney General, asking for emails from all principals and the superintendent that have anything to do with voting.
Wife Of Assistant Principal Arrested Last Week Charged With Endangering A ChildPolice said the charge is related to the case against James Langle who was charged with sexual assault of a child.
Mesquite Police ID Gunman Who Allegedly Killed TeenOn Monday afternoon, police identified the suspect as Kenvione Rayshun Overton, 17. He's 5’7” and weighs 165 pounds.
Mesquite Students Learn Through Simulated CadaversAt Horn High School in Mesquite, there's a cadaver in the classroom!
KEOM Trains Broadcast Personalities Of TomorrowMesquite ISD is training the broadcast professionals of tomorrow at its district-owned, student-run radio station, KEOM.
Mesquite Teacher Chosen As NASA “Space Educator”A Mesquite engineering teacher has received a very special honor. Adlena Jacobs has been named as a member of the Space Educator Expedition Crew Program.
NFL Players Promote Mesquite ISD Reading InitiativeThe Mesquite ISD has a new initiative aimed at inspiring a love of reading, and two NFL players are lending their star power to the cause. JaCorey Shepherd and De'Vante Harris both played football at Horn High School.