Born from fire: Lake Worth celebrates 100th year

Handout / Larry Schuessler Collection

When a massive fire destroyed a 26 square-block area on Fort Worth’s south side on April 3, 1909, nearly depleting the city’s arterisan wells, it became clear that another source of water was needed.

Tarrant County, dead inmate’s sister settle suit

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.

North Tarrant Express should be ready in early October

The $2.5 billion makeover of Loop 820 and Texas 121/183 in Northeast Tarrant County is eight months ahead of schedule, officials say.

Woman threatened to jump onto West Loop 820 during rush hour

Firefighters and police worked to bring the woman down a fire truck ladder from her perch on a sign above the freeway.

Chisholm Trail Parkway driving growth in Johnson County

More than 3,000 homes are already being planned for Johnson County as new businesses are opening. “The tollway is a huge game changer,” the county’s economic development director says.

City by City: Arlington, Northeast Tarrant

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.

City by City: Fort Worth area

Over 500 free backpacks filled with school supplies were handed out at the district’s annual Back to School Bash on Friday.

Hurst man arrested in fatal wreck with motorcyclist

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

Royals Rangers 8.22.14

Royals Rangers 8.22.14

Kansas City tops Texas 6-3 in Arlington Friday.

Cowboys Frisco Groundbreaking

Cowboys Frisco Groundbreaking

Ground-breaking ceremony for the Dallas CowboysFrisco headquarters and multi-use event center complex.

Blue Zones Update

Blue Zones Update

Group encourages policy changes and enhanced healthful options.

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