Mansfield, Texas student Shaykeim Powe was hoping for a miracle to help him pay for college. That miracle came true recently when he was awarded a $100,000 scholarship from the foundations of Beyonce and Jay-Z.
Logistics Property Company is seeking a planned development zoning change in southeast Mansfield, Texas, but faces opposition from neighbors who don’t want hundreds of additional trucks clogging up the roads.
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."
Hundreds of North Texas residents show up to protest a proposed concrete batch plant near Mansfield at a state environmental quality hearing. They’re concerned about air quality and impacts on roads and water.
Plans for a concrete plant just north of Mansfield, Texas have neighbors concerned about air pollution. The COO of the company proposing it says he plans to clear up misconceptions at an environmental hearing.
In a court filing, Texas teacher Stacy Bailey’s attorney accuses Mansfield ISD of punishing his client for being in a gay marriage. The attorney claims straight couples don’t face the same scrutiny as LGBT ones.
The Mansfield, Texas council was not able to trim money from the budget as the property tax rate stayed the same, but the city will look for places to cut and is considering a homestead exemption in 2020.
Terry Woodson is charged with murder in the 1981 beating death of his 5-year-old nephew, Anthony “Burt” Woodson in Mansfield, Texas. He confessed he and his wife beat the boy with an extension cord, police say.
A Tarrant County grand jury indicted North Texas rapper Tay-K 47 on another felony charge Tuesday, accusing the now 18-year-old of possessing a prohibited item — a cellphone —while in a correctional facility.