Fired Fort Worth officer reinstated after charges reduced

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

Initially charged with assault, Larry Gulley was sentenced to deferred adjudication probation on a disorderly conduct charge last month after officials say his daughter, the alleged victim in the assault, changed her story.

Doctor who contracted Ebola discharged from hospital

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

Dr. Kent Brantly, a Fort Worth-trained doctor who survived the deadly Ebola virus, thanked doctors, family and God in a news conference after his recovery and before his discharge from Atlanta’s Emory University Hospital.

Body found in Trinity River near Panther Island

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

The body of a man was discovered near the Panther Island Pavilion in the Trinity River, authorities said.

Surprise deal ends with 15-year sentence in 1983 slaying in Fort Worth

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

Benjamin Bewley, 60, pled guilty to a murder charge in the death of Melvin Lavine in 1983. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison in a last-minute plea agreement with prosecutors.

Typical Fort Worth water and sewer bill may rise $3.31 a month

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

City officials hope to encourage more conservation and are raising rates largely because of rising raw water costs.

Cleaning crew at former mortuary finds another box of ashes

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Seven boxes of ashes have been found in the former Johnson Family Mortuary since it was shut down last month after eight unrefrigerated corpses were discovered.

Downtown board considers less funding for free downtown parking

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

The leases expire Sept. 1 on more than 1,900 spaces at popular garages near the Bass Performance Hall and Sundance Square.

Texas Wesleyan goes smoke-free

|Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

The Student Government Association initiated the smoke-free policy, which became effective Wednesday.

Symphony, youth orchestras expanding partnership

|Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Members of the Fort Worth Youth Orchestra will get more training and joint performance opportunities from the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.

Fort Worth meeting Thursday to focus on state water projects

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Water conservation and reuse will be key factors in the proposed Texas Water Development Board rules.