Local News in Tarrant County, Texas

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Prosecutor says ticket quota derailed cases against officers
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:47:04 -0800

Fort Worth Police Chief Jeff Halstead blamed the dismissal of charges on the “significant delay” of Tarrant County prosecutors. The lead prosecutor says that’s not true.

Lawmaker spoke to grand jury after making TRWD complaint
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:02:05 -0800

A state representative says he testified to Henderson County a grand jury after bringing a complaint against the Tarrant Regional Water District, which is building a pipeline to bring water from East Texas to Dallas-Fort Worth.

'Vampire vet' accused of keeping clients' dogs for blood transfusions indicted on 3 counts
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:03:42 -0700

A Fort Worth veterinarian who allegedly kept a couple's dog alive nearly a year after claiming to have euthanized the pet has been indicted on three counts. Millard Lucien "Lou" Tierce III was indicted Oct. 29 by a Tarrant County grand jury on one count of theft and one count of using someone else's property, both state jail felonies, and one misdemeanor count of failing to provide appropriate ...

Konni Burton, Tea Party Activist, Takes Back Wendy Davis' State Senate Seat
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 22:36:52 -0800

In Tarrant County, the state Senate seat once held by Wendy Davis has changed parties, with repercussions for the balance of power in the Texas Senate.

Incumbents sweep Tarrant congressional races
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:02:14 -0800

Local voters on verge of sending five Republicans and one Democrat back to U.S. House.

Gun Activists Are Still Fighting Arlington’s Proposed Sidewalk Ordinance
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:36:38 -0700

Five stories that have North Texas talking: Open Carry Tarrant County may be suing Arlington again, Thomas Eric Duncan’s family is questioning the care he received, Phil Collins is donating his collection of Alamo artifacts, and more.

Juárez teen allegedly posed as 6th-grader to possibly recruit child porn victims
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:48:13 -0800

A Juárez teen is facing child pornography charges in Tarrant County in a twisted case in which he allegedly posed as a 12-year-old boy to recruit victims for himself and his older lover.

Police: Officer fatally shoots armed Texas man
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 01:02:09 -0800

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's office says 57-year-old David Grayson died from gunshot wounds to the neck and chest. Police say Grayson was armed with a knife and holding a woman inside the home when officers responded to a domestic disturbance call.

The quickest way to vote in Texas
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:02:04 -0700

Officials are encouraging Texans to cast a straight ticket vote and help candidates up and down the ballot.

Double fatal motorcycle accident
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:52:42 -0800

EL PASO, Texas -- Two people involved in a motorcycle accident died around 2 a.m. on Saturday near Zaragoza Road and Edgemere Boulevard. Special Traffic Investigators were on the scene.  KFOX14 will bring you the details as the story develops. &nb