FC Dallas Falls Just Short of MLS Cup. After losing the first leg of the Western Conference Finals 3-1, FCD came close to sending it into extra time last night, up 2-1 and pressing. But they never could get that third goal and Portland netted a second at the end of stoppage to end a great season. The young, homegrown squad will be back, and even better.
On-Duty Dallas Police Officer Arrested on Suspected Drunken Driving. James Covey was arrested Saturday after he drove into high water on Elsie Faye Heggins Street in South Dallas. A plastic cup found in the car smelled of alcohol. Covey admitted he’d had whiskey that morning. Unrelated: I made it the entire Thanksgiving weekend with my family without touching a drink.
Seven Rescued From Trinity After Fishing Boat Flips. Kind of chancy, given the river conditions. Not surprisingly, there were plenty of calls for rescues over the holiday weekend, most of them involving cars.
Will Schutze to Take Over as Scrooge at NorthPark. Nice little story here.
ICYMI: Cowboys Lose, Tony Romo Out For Season. He broke his collarbone again. Or re-broke it. Or it wasn’t 100-percent healed and now it’s way less than that. Anyway, he’s done for the year. Doubt there are any miracles in store for the team. Watch the Mavs and/or Stars.Full Story