State Rep. Bill Zedler, R-Arlington, said the proposed concrete batch plant near Mansfield "not only will affect the air quality, but ... will impact the water quality, it will impact the roads, and finally it will impact the safety of children."
Waste water pushes up a manhole cover near the intersection of Berry Street and Glen Garden Drive in south Fort Worth. A spokewoman for the water department said this is caused by heavy rain entering the public sewage system through cracks.
Wilson Adams, 11, who is battling back after having a brain tumor removed, was made an honorary reserve officer by the Weatherford, Texas police department. “This is what I want to be when I grow up," he said. "I like the idea of protecting people.”