Tarrant County, dead inmate’s sister settle suit

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

Tarrant County has agreed to pay $350,000 to settle a civil rights suit filed by the sister of a mentally ill inmate who was found hanged in his Tarrant County jail cell in 2012. An inmate who is now on Death Row is accused of killing the man.

City by City: Arlington, Northeast Tarrant

Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

The Arlington school board was named one of five boards from across Texas selected as Texas Honor Boards by the Texas Association of School Administrators.

Hurst man arrested in fatal wreck with motorcyclist

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

The driver, who court records show has a previous DWI conviction, turned in front of the motorcyclist, Hurst police officials say.

Surprise deal ends with 15-year sentence in 1983 slaying

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

Benjamin Bewley, 60, pleaded guilty to murder in the death of Melvin Lavine 31 years ago. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison in a last-minute plea agreement.

Man accused of stealing items from scene of Fort Worth fatal fire

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

A 76-year-old Fort Worth man was arrested over the weekend, accused of taking items from the scene of a fatal fire on Rockdale Road in Fort Worth, police say.

2 heroin dealers sentenced in North Texas drug deaths

| |Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Two heroin dealers provided the drug that resulted in the deaths of five North Texas residents in 2011 and 2012, federal officials said.

Serial fast food restaurant robbery suspect arrested in Fort Worth

| |Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014

Robbery detectives arrested a suspected serial robber Sunday morning at a Fort Worth motel.

North Texas students are graduating with a plan

| |Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014

Districts ready counselors to help high school freshmen with the new endorsement requirements.

Marcus High School decides Low T “not the right fit” for football stadium

| |Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014

Officials from the high school and Southlake company decided not to move forward with advertising at Marcus Marauder Stadium in Flower Mound.

City by City: Arlington, Northeast Tarrant

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Dead Beat Poetry, Lindby and Svenny are among Dallas-Fort Worth bands slated to perform at the University of Texas at Arlington in October as part of UTARadio.com’s fifth annual Rocktober concert series.