Early voting began Monday and runs through May 1 for the May 5 elections for city council, bond and various propositions.Here is a list of candidates who filed to run for council seats in the Tarrant County region. Those running unopposed will automatically be elected to office. Some citties that have no contested races have canceled elections.
The Hurst-Euless-Bedford district is growing, and voters will decide on May 5 whether to use their property tax dollars to pay for a $199 million bond package to build two new elementary schools and additions at the junior high campuses.
People claiming to be police officers, municipal court staff or personnel with the Internal Revenue Service who ask for money, credit card information, or payment for outstanding warrants or unpaid taxes are criminals and are trying to scam you.
Political newcomer Dan Cogan, a fifth-grade teacher in the Hurst-Euless-Bedford school district, is challenging Dave Gebhart, a software developer who is running for his second term in Place 2. Council terms are three years.
Huge windows mean that parts of DFW Airport can get really hot. But by installing so-called smart glass at two locations, the airport helps travelers keep cooler — and spend more money at a burger joint's bar.
Typhenie Johnson disappeared on Oct. 10, 2016 after a breakup with a boyfriend, who remains in the Tarrant County jail on a kidnapping charge. Johnson's family is organizing a search party through a Facebook group on Sunday, April 22 in east Fort Worth.