Senators Cruz And Cornyn Urging FEMA To Expedite North Texas Tornado Damage EstimatesThis follows their letter to President Trump earlier this month asking him to expedite FEMA’s review and to support Governor Abbott’s request for a federal disaster declaration.
DISD Trustees Decide Fate Of Tornado Damaged Schools During Late Night MeetingDuring a meeting that ran until almost midnight, the Dallas ISD board decided to rebuild one school destroyed by tornadoes in October and renovate another.
Senators Cornyn, Cruz Call On President Trump To Send Disaster Aid To Dallas Area After October TornadoesIt has been nearly three months since the October 20, 2019 tornado outbreak in North Texas and there is no sign yet of the federal government stepping in to help.
Dallas County Officials Signing Disaster Declaration For Emergency AssistanceDamage from storms and one confirmed tornado is extensive enough that officials in Dallas are looking to get disaster assistance.
Photos: Tornado Hits North TexasImages from CBS 11 Photojournalists and Chopper 11.
North Dallas Central Market, Home Depot Closed After Tornado Rips Through AreaA Central Market and Home Depot in the Lake Highlands neighborhood are closed due to significant damage from the tornados and storms
School Campuses Across North Texas Closed After Tornado And Storm DamageThe National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down in Dallas and resulting storm damage has closed schools across North Texas.
Police Searching Door-To-Door For Survivors, Watching For Looters After Dallas TornadoBuildings were damaged and power went out as police searched door-to-door in the Walnut Creek and Harry Hines area of Dallas after a Tornado swept through the north side of the city.
Some Dallas ISD Schools Closed Monday Due To Storm DamageIf you have a child at a Dallas ISD school, make sure to check to the district's website and social media channels as there could be possible closures Monday after a tornado caused major damage.
National Weather Service Confirms EF-2 Tornado Hit Kaufman CountyWith maximum wind speeds of 125 to 130 mph, the EF-2 tornado tracked between Kemp and Mabank in southeastern Kaufman county around 4:30 p.m.
Cleanup Underway For Residents Hit By North Texas TornadoesResidents in Kaufman and Van Zandt counties continue to clean up after tornadoes ripped through those areas of North Texas Wednesday afternoon.
Local Leader Recalls Deadly North Texas Tornadoes 3 Years Ago"People had just had Christmas, opening gifts and spending time with their family and the next day their lives are taken," Rowlett Council Member Blake Margolis said. "Their homes were destroyed."
March In Like A Lion In 2015... This Year, Not So MuchMarch is usually the month when really bad weather starts to roll into the metroplex, and last year was a monster.
Obama Grants Disaster Declarations For 25 Texas CountiesAfter December severe weather and tornadoes, President Barack Obama has granted Disaster Declarations for 25 Texas counties.
North Texas Cities Still Recovering 1 Month After Deadly TornadoesIt was exactly one month ago today that hundreds of North Texas families lost everything when tornados cut a path through the metroplex. Talk to some survivors and they say each day is a step forward -- that is evident with the progress that has been made.