A man arrested five years ago for beating a teenage girl to death with a hammer and dumping her body in a landfill will only serve 10 years in prison for the crime.
DeSoto ISD announced it is canceling all classes Friday after a violent fight between a substitute teacher and a student this week. The district made the move after a video of the fight was posted online. It shows a student throwing a chair at a substitute teacher and that teacher throwing chairs back.
DeSoto police are investigating a shooting Saturday night that sent two 17-year-olds to the hospital.
A DeSoto family who raised $150,000 for St. Jude on Halloween thanks to visitors checking out their decorations are at it again. This time, they're hoping to attract Christmas visitors to check out their decked-out house and send a little donation for Alzheimer’s research.
A man has been charged with the murder of his domestic partner in DeSoto.
Detectives are calling Jacqueline Archuleta’s death suspicious because they found signs of a disturbance in her home.
DeSoto ISD Superintendent DAndre Weaver is planning to leave the district with a budget surplus. When he took over three years ago, it had a deep deficit blamed on mismanagement and corruption.
The city of DeSoto is testing 350 employees weekly, first responders daily and others twice a week.
As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to rise across North Texas, so does the push for vaccinations.
The mask debate continues in North Texas schools. Two more suburban school districts joined Dallas in requiring them.
A DeSoto native shared the moments he walked across the stage to receive a communication degree from the University of North Texas at Dallas.
DeSoto police and the Dallas County DA are partnering up to encourage people to exchange weapons for a Walmart shopping spree. It's all in an effort to get stolen guns off the street.
Police in DeSoto say Evan McMaryion fatally shot Randall Thornhill during a carjacking in May in front of his family.
The 28-year-old thanks his family, his friends, and his faith for helping him reach an incredible milestone.
At just 6 years old, Dakota White is racing well ahead of her competition and is very confident. She placed first in the 100- and 400-meter races at the AAU Gulf Primary Championships and is heading to the national championships in July.
DeSoto ISD is giving a $3,000 bonus for all current and new employees. Beyond that, there are even more ways teachers can get much larger checks this year.
A DeSoto teen has been charged with manslaughter in connection to the deadly wreck involving a beloved Kimball High School mentor. Police say he was driving 90 miles per hour when he t-boned her car.
A Dallas high school community is devastated after a woman, who helped countless teens get on track to go to college, lost her life in a DeSoto car crash.
A lot of people are honoring veterans and those who gave their lives for our country at the annual Carry the Load event in Dallas. The idea behind the event is to remind everyone about the true meaning of Memorial Day.
A North Texas family is now broken after a father was killed, a mother was wounded, and a son was traumatized.