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 Texans Share Harrowing Stories Of Tragedies And Near Tragedies In WaterWater is a refuge from Texas' summer heat, but as we approach the unofficial start of summer this Memorial Day weekend, water safety experts are concerned about the increase in drowning deaths in Texas.
Water System Maintenance To Impact Smell, Taste For Some Collin County ResidentsDuring the month of March, Murphy residents may detect a slight difference in the taste and smell of their water, according to the Public Works Superintendent.
It's Never Too Early For Kids To Begin Taking Water Safety ClassesA study by Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine shows formal swim lessons are associated with an 88% reduction in the risk of drowning, in kids one to four years old.
Pool Safety Concerns Don't Disappear In WinterThe reality is grim: Water is a big danger for little kids. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every year about 800 children drown.
Crews Recover Teen's Body From Private Quarry In Collin CountyCrews pulled out the body of a teenager from a quarry in Melissa on Sunday night. It appears as though the teen was swimming with friends when he drowned.
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.
North Texas Cities Fail To Test Safety Of Drinking WaterThe I-Team examined the 76 largest water utilities in North Texas and found 20 to be in violation of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act.
Search Continues On Lake Arlington For Missing ManRaul Solares, 43, was last seen Friday. Search crews said there’s nothing to indicate the husband and father didn’t drown at the lake on Friday.
Sorority Hosts Water Safety Event For Local YouthSigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. hosted a water safety event Saturday at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor for hundreds of Dallas/Fort Worth area youth.
Learn Water Safety Tips Before Heading To The Pool Or LakeWhile thousands of North Texans enjoy the summer weather by heading to area lakes or neighborhood swimming pools, there are some safety precautions to keep in mind before taking a dip.
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.
Water Safety: How To Keep The Kids Safe Around The Beach Or PoolWhether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.
Body Recovered At Eagle Mountain Lake Authorities have recovered the body of a man who went missing last week at Eagle Mountain Late.