Sunday was the first official recruitment for the newest chapter of the Texas State Guard.
Jack County received heavy rains Friday night and early Saturday morning and those rains took a toll on the County Courthouse in Jacksboro.
Steve Briley and Harold White are this month's Spirit of Texoma Award winners for sharing the stories and recognizing the sacrifices of members of the Greatest Generation.
A man charged in a summer, 2009 meth lab bust in Burkburnett is going to prison.
Authorities say a Montague County man will be spending the next 60 years behind bars for making meth.
Teenage drinking and substance abuse are becoming rampant problems in the U.S. In fact, the statistics are terrifying: More young people are trying their first alcoholic beverage at the age of 12 and some even as young as 8- years- old.
This week, we've looked at the impact of alcohol abuse on teens and their families... but the problem doesn't stop within the walls of a home.
Texoman Opens Up About Years of Alcohol Abuse
This week on KFDX, we're highlighting the problem of teenage alcohol use and abuse. It will culminate in a special town hall meeting Thursday evening at Barwise Junior High. The average age of Texas youth's first drink is 12. Behind the stats are lives that have been devastated and families torn apart. Today, we talk to a 19-year-old who says one of the scariest things is how easy it is for kids to get their hands on drugs and alcohol. Now, she's sharing the story of how she turned her life around.
In Texas, kids as young as
12-years-old are already starting to drink. Tat sobering fact is wy KFDX 3,
Texoma’s FOX, Cells-U-More and te Nort Texas Community Council PTA are aving
a party. Party 101: Consequences is a program designed to sow parents te trut
about teen alcool and substance abuse. Party 101, will be April 3rd, from 7 to
8:30 at te Barwise Auditorium. We encourage all parents, educators and students
to come out and be a part of te solution.