Friday, February 23, 2024 Feb 23, 2024
71° F Dallas, TX
Advertisement
Local News

Leading Off (2/8/24)

Enjoy the sunny, seasonably warm day, because rain may return this weekend.
By |

Rangers Deal with Adolis Garcia Goes Down to the Wire. The team and Garcia need to come to an understanding on the American League Championship Series MVP Award and Gold Glove winner’s contract by the end of the day. If not, they’ll head to the Rangers’ first arbitration hearing in 24 years. The team is offering $5 million for 2024, Garcia is proposing $6.9 million. 

Police Searching for Alleged Fort Worth Kidnapper. Fort Worth police are searching for a man accused of kidnapping a woman and holding her for about a week. Officers said a witness found the woman shouting for help on Tuesday when a man assaulted her. She later told police that the man had threatened her life when he kidnapped her.

Fatal Multi-vehicle Crash Snarls I-20 Near Duncanville. The Dallas County Sheriff’s Office says a FedEx truck that tried to pass a car on the right lane collided with two wreckers on the shoulder and a car. The crash pinned two two tow truck drivers under the wreckage. One died, and the other was flown to a nearby hospital.

Postal Service Offers Reward in Mail Carrier Robberies. The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $150,000 for information about three armed robberies targeting mail carriers in Dallas. The latest happened at a Far North Dallas apartment complex on January 29.

Have a Nice Day. I would take this day out for a nice steak dinner, dancing, and even call it within 48 hours. A high in the low 70s, sunny, and a smidge windy, no notes. Rain might come for the weekend, so enjoy today.

Author

Bethany Erickson

Bethany Erickson

View Profile
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.

Related Articles

Image
Local News

A Dismal Snapshot of the First Three Days of Early Primary Voting

Fewer than 2 percent of Dallas County's registered voters have cast early primary ballots. Early voting ends on March 1.
Image
Local News

With No New Facility Coming Anytime Soon, Dallas Animal Services Gets Creative

As of Friday morning, the shelter was at 139 percent capacity for its dog population. With no bond money for a new facility, Dallas Animal Services is facing animal intakes that outpace adoptions.
Local News

Leading Off (2/23/24)

Expect sunshine all weekend and warmer temperatures, but take your antihistamine if you're planning on some patio time.
Advertisement