More Than 200 Texas School Districts To Offer Rapid Coronavirus Testing For Students, TeachersThe pilot program uses the Abbott rapid antigen test, with results in about 15 minutes.
Tarrant County Launches Online Coronavirus Self-Reporting Tool For Residents“We’re not here to make anybody’s life harder,” said Tarrant County Public Health Director Vinny Taneja. “Our goal is to make sure the spread of illness is stopped.”
Pilot Tutoring Program Aims To Keep Underserved Fort Worth 1st Graders From Falling Behind During Online LearningThe National Organization of Black County Officials has agreed to pay for extra tutoring for 25 1st graders at Sunrise McMillan Elementary.
NTTA Using Thermal Cameras In Pilot Program To Detect Wrong-Way DriversThe NTTA has started a new effort to not only detect people traveling on highways in the wrong direction, but alert those on the roadway about oncoming wrong-way drivers.
Dallas ISD Starts Mobile Meals For Students Who Can't Get To Grab-And-Go SitesDallas ISD launched a pilot program Monday to get more meals to more students in need during the coronavirus outbreak.
U.S. Immigration Officials Test Program In Texas To Speed Asylum Case ReviewsU.S. immigration authorities are using a Texas Border Patrol station to test a program meant to speed up reviews of asylum claims.
Frisco ISD's 'Brain Break' Program Expands Following Positive ReviewsFor 10 to 15 minutes at a time, students can step away from their work and play.
Driverless Vans Leaving Frisco For ArlingtonAfter an eight-month pilot program in Frisco, the fleet of four vans will join three vans already at work in Arlington, the company's new focus.
Fort Worth Libraries Offering Free WiFi Hotspot Devices For CheckoutAfter a successful pilot program, Fort Worth libraries are expanding an effort that would help those without WIFI access get it for free.
Former Trump Press Secretary Sean Spicer Developing TV ShowFormer White House press secretary Sean Spicer is working on a television interview show in which he chats with guests about a variety of topics.
Dallas Taking New Approach To 911 Calls Regarding Mental Health IssuesA pilot program creates three-person teams made up of a police officer, a paramedic and health specialist from Parkland Hospital.
Dallas County DA Unveils New Program To Help Mentally IllThe program for the mentally ill will be called SET for Stabilization Engagement Transition.
Fort Worth Among Cities Chosen For Project On Curbing Racial BiasFort Worth is in a group of six U.S. cities that will participate in a federal pilot program aimed at reducing racial bias and improving ties between law enforcement and communities.