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Leading Off (12/7/23)

Enjoy some patio-weather temperatures today and tomorrow before the rain and cold hit this weekend.

Mike McCarthy’s Appendix Will Not Attend Sunday’s Game. The Cowboys head coach had an appendectomy Wednesday, but the organization says they expect he will be on the sidelines Sunday against the Eagles. 

Authorities Searching for Family of Abandoned Girl. The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is looking for the family of a little girl left at Baylor Medical Center Dallas on Monday. The agency said that Alejandra, 6, may have been dropped off there by her mother.

Fairfield Fight Is Over. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will stop its attempt to seize the land that was purchased by a developer who wishes to turn Fairfield Lake State Park into a luxury residential development. The park was on land leased from energy company Vistra, who sold the property to Dallas-based Todd Interests.

Trash Talk. If you’ve been fretting about when to put your cans out during the holidays, Dallas’ Department of Sanitation Services says that crews will not pick up trash or recycling on December 25 or January 1. All collections on the weeks of December 25 and January 1 will be delayed by one day.


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Bethany Erickson is the senior digital editor for D Magazine. She's written about real estate, education policy, the stock market, and crime throughout her career, and sometimes all at the same time. She hates lima beans and 5 a.m. and takes SAT practice tests for fun.