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Texas Department of Transportation Warns Against Drunk Driving

Texas Department of Transportation Warns Against Drunk Driving

The Texas Department of Transportation wants you to be safe over Spring Break. According to the department, one person in Texas dies every seven hours in a DUI-alcohol related traffic crash. And in 2022, 44 people were killed in DUI-alcohol-related crashes during the Spring Break holiday period. Because of this, TxDOT is launching its statewide…MORE

Tarleton State to Host Job Fair

Tarleton State to Host Job Fair

Tarleton State University’s Career Services and College of Business are banning together to help you get employed. They’re hosting a job fair on March 6th, where students, alumni and community members can meet with companies hiring for a variety of positions. Participants are encouraged to bring their résumé and other applicable materials. Suggested attire is…MORE

Texas Man Nears Execution Despite New Evidence

Texas Man Nears Execution Despite New Evidence

A Dallas man is set to be executed Wednesday night despite calls for more time. 50-year-old Ivan Cantu was found guilty of capital murder back in 2000 after the deaths of his cousin, James Mosqueda, and his cousin’s fiancée, Amy Kitchen. He was sentenced to die in 2001 and has been on death row ever…MORE

City of Dallas to Host “Women Who Build” Event

City of Dallas to Host “Women Who Build” Event

The City of Dallas is banning together to celebrate women in the building and construction industry. The inaugural Women Who Build event, which is hosted by the city’s Development Services Department, aims to uplift women with success in construction, architecture, engineering, code enforcement and design. They’re doing this by bringing people together for a panel…MORE

Richardson ISD to Host Listening Sessions Over School Closures

Richardson ISD to Host Listening Sessions Over School Closures

Richardson ISD families are reacting to the district’s proposed plan to close five schools. “Project Rightsize” would consolidate or re-purpose five elementary campuses for the 2024- 2025 school year, including Greenwood Hills Elementary, Springridge Elementary, Spring Valley Elementary and Thurgood Marshall Elementary. The district reportedly has around 9,000 empty seats in its elementary schools. And…MORE

Second Week of Early Voting Underway

Second Week of Early Voting Underway

Week two of early voting is now underway. Here’s what you need to know. Early voting will determine what presidential candidates you’ll see on the ballot in November. The last day of early voting is Friday, March 1st, and the last day to receive a ballot by mail and election day is Tuesday, March 5th.…MORE

AT&T Offers $5 Credits for Outages Last Thursday

AT&T Offers $5 Credits for Outages Last Thursday

WFAA-TV – AT&T is pledging to offer customers a $5 credit on their bills which should be in effect within two billing cycles. The credit follows last week’s cut service, which the company has blamed on a coding error; saying nothing more. AT&T says the five dollars is about the cost of one day’s service.…MORE

Former President Trump Wins in South Carolina

Former President Trump Wins in South Carolina

(AP) — Donald Trump trounced Nikki Haley on Saturday in the South Carolina primary, a victory that emphatically punctuated the depth and breadth of his support among Republican primary voters as he vanquished his lone remaining major opponent in her home state. Trump did not even have to mount a vigorous campaign, making few appearances…MORE

City of Carrollton to Become a “Four Minute City”

City of Carrollton to Become a “Four Minute City”

The City of Carrollton is working to become a “four minute city.” They’ve partnered with Avive Solutions to for its 4 Minute City™ AED program which aims to put an Avive Connect AED™ device in the hands of a volunteer trained in CPR and AED so that they can arrive at every suspected sudden cardiac…MORE

Volkswagen, Toyota Recalling Thousands of Vehicles

Volkswagen, Toyota Recalling Thousands of Vehicles

Volkswagen is recalling 261,000 vehicles over fuel tank issues. Models affected include some: Audi A3, VW Jetta and VW Golf Vehicles ranging from 2015 to 2020 model years. Volkswagen said that because of a problem with a suction jet pump seal inside some affected fuel tanks, that fuel may flow into a separate evaporative emissions…MORE