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Latest news from Star-Telegram - Local feed

  1. First West Nile Virus case of 2017 reported in Tarrant County

    06.19 / 22:13 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    The first human case of the West Nile Virus in Tarrant County this year has been reported, coming about three weeks earlier than the first human case last year, health … Click to Continue…
  2. Cousins suspected in Arlington robberies also accused of attempted capital murder

    06.19 / 22:13 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Two cousins suspected in five separate robberies in Arlington this month are accused of trying to kill a 39-year-old man June 10 during one of the incidents, police said. Phillip … Click to Continue…
  3. Heatstroke caused death of Keller Central student on hike

    06.19 / 22:13 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    A Keller Central High School student on a Boy Scout backpacking trip in West Texas died last week from heatstroke, according to a ruling by the El Paso County medical … Click to Continue…
  4. This pot was riding with $25,000 worth of frozen chicken

    06.19 / 22:13 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    This load was fowl and illegal. Authorities seized 715 pounds of marijuana last week from a commercial truck which attempted to enter Tinker Air Force Base. And investigators also confiscated … Click to Continue…
  5. Texting and driving is already illegal in some Texas cities, but citations are rare.

    06.19 / 22:13 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    With Texas’ new texting-while-driving law kicking off Sept. 1, motorists in many cities with their own laws have had years to acclimate. Some are adjusting better than others, said Bedford … Click to Continue »…
  6. Grab some patience, several lanes of I-35W will close Monday night

    06.18 / 22:18 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Monday night will not be a good time to travel Interstate 35W in south Fort Worth. For several hours Monday night and into Tuesday morning, several lanes of the highway … Click to Continue…
  7. Elderly Dallas resident shoots man in leg after confrontation

    06.18 / 22:18 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    An elderly resident shot and wounded another man early Sunday after a confrontation in a residence, police said. The 83-year-old man told police he shot a 21-year-old man after the … Click to Continue…
  8. Lake Arlington drowning victim identified by authorities

    06.18 / 22:18 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    The body of a 30-year-old Fort Worth man who was located by Arlington Fire Department officials after he was reported missing about 8 p.m. on Friday has been identified. Friends … Click to Continue…
  9. Arlington sailor who died at Pearl Harbor is coming home

    06.18 / 22:18 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    For more than a half century, a simple headstone beneath a towering shade tree in the Parkdale Cemetery has held a place for George Anderson Coke Jr. An Arlington High … Click to Continue…
  10. Tarrant County celebrates Juneteenth with parade, other festivities

    06.17 / 22:04 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Tarrant County celebrated Juneteenth with a parade under sunny skies Saturday morning, complete with the Dunbar High School drum corps, festive floats and more. The parade took place in Forest … Click to Continue…
  11. Authorities recover body of a man at Lake Arlington who was reported missing

    06.17 / 22:04 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Authorities have recovered the body of a man who went underwater at Lake Arlington about 8 p.m. Friday. Rescuers have recovered the man missing in Lake Arlington. No further details … Click to Continue…
  12. High-ranking officials: Officer didn’t use excessive force in Craig arrest

    06.17 / 22:04 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Two high-ranking Fort Worth police officials testified at officer William Martin’s appeal hearing Friday that Martin did not use excessive force in his viral arrest of Jacqueline Craig in December. … Click to Continue »…
  13. What’s wrong with America? ‘Police are killing our children,’ protester says

    06.17 / 22:04 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Jermaine Johnson said he has a clear vision of what he believes is unjust in his country. “What is wrong with America is that police are killing our children,” Johnson … Click to Continue »…
  14. Authorities identify Arlington man fatally wounded in fight

    06.17 / 22:04 star-telegram.com Star-Telegram - Local
    Authorities have identified a man who was fatally wounded during a fight with another man. Adrian Williams, 28, of Arlington, was pronounced dead at 4:10 p.m. Thursday at Medical City … Click to Continue…