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Alex Macon

Alex Macon

Alex is a writer and editor in Dallas who has worked for D MagazineSouthwest: The Magazine, and The Galveston County Daily News. He's contributed to many other publications, including The Dallas Morning News and Texas Monthly. Email him at [email protected]

Stories by Alex Macon

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Police

Dallas Police Association Takes Aim at DA Over Felony Charges Against Officers

After two officers were charged in connection with violence at summer 2020 protests, the DPA’s head says the DA is playing politics.
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Leading Off

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Police

Two Dallas Police Officers Face Assault Charges From 2020 Protests

One of the officers was fired last month after video showed him punching a man in Deep Ellum.
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Local News

Dallas Will Dedicate Statue Honoring Santos Rodriguez

The memorial will honor a 12-year-old Mexican-American boy killed by a Dallas police officer nearly five decades ago.
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Local News

Apartments Coming to Replace Parking Lot at Mockingbird Station

It’s more affordable housing at a ‘transit-oriented development,’ and it’s a model that should be followed at other DART stations.
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Stories by Alex Macon

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Local News

The Latest on Dallas Winter Storm Watch 2022

The storm is east of us. The below-freezing temperatures are not.
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Education

Collin College Professor Says He’s Being Let Go After Asking Students to Wear Masks

Historian Michael Phillips has long clashed with college administrators over free speech issues and COVID-19 safety protocols.
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Weather

Dallas ISD Closing Schools Thursday and Friday Ahead of Severe Winter Weather

A winter storm watch starts at 6 p.m. Wednesday and lasts through Thursday evening.
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Local News

Here’s Your Chance to Tell Dallas What Kind of City You Want To Live In

The city is undertaking a major update of its land use policy, and wants your feedback.
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