600 New Teachers Arrive In FriscoThe school district is bringing in the new teachers to reduce classroom sizes in this booming city. The school year begins August 15.
CBS News Comes To Texas, Goes Inside America's Largest Migrant Processing FacilityAt the heart of the immigration crisis are images of families held in detention centers.
Inspection Reveals 900 Migrants Crammed Into 125-Person Border Facility In El PasoInspectors found migrants held in standing-room only spaces for days and some standing on toilets.
Dallas Animal Services Dealing With 'Overcapacity Crisis'The shelter said it is at 106 percent capacity which means healthy, adoptable dogs like this face being euthanized to create more space.
Students 'Packed Like Sardines' At Coppell HighCoppell ISD admits the campus is crowded this year but insists it's taken steps to minimize congestion.
Parents In Tug Of War Over New Elementary School LocationDuring a school board meeting tonight the Richardson ISD could take a big step forward on fixing an overcrowding problem at one school. The problem has to do with the mass of students at White Rock Elementary,
Area High Schools Welcoming Food TrucksLunch time just got a lot more fun for high schoolers in Keller ISD.
DISD Plans Expansion To Provide Space For Pre-SchoolersIf every eligible Dallas child tried to get into Pre-K at their neighborhood school today, DISD says the district would be short by about 2,700 seats.
Texas Border Sheriffs Concerned About Strained Budgets, DiseaseSome Sheriffs departments near the Texas border are very near bankruptcy by dealing with the illegal immigration crisis.
Overcrowded Prisons Lead To Campaign For Ending Mandatory Sentences Critics of mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent offenders say it leads to overcrowding in prisons, including here in North Texas.
Collin County School District Closes Some Schools To New StudentsThe Frisco ISD is bursting at the seams. It's growing so quickly, that for the first time, the school district closed off some elementary schools to new students -- weeks before classes even began.
Dozens Of Adoptions Save Lives At Overcrowded Animal ShelterThanks to CBS 11 viewers, an overcrowded North Texas animal shelter will not be forced to euthanize any dogs and cats.
Overcrowded Grand Prairie Shelter May Start Putting Down AnimalsSummers are usually packed at Prairie Paws Adoption Center in Grand Prairie, but this summer is very overcrowded.