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Ennis playing for fifth title in program history

wfaa.com — The Lions did most of their winning in the early 2000's, winning state titles in 2000, 2001, and 2004 In the history of Texas high school football, only 21 teams have won five or more state championships. Ennis is trying to become the 22nd.
Dec 18, 2014

ICYMI: @Team_Ennis LB @KeidreFlowers2 says winning a fifth title makes you a powerhouse. Their chance comes Fri 8pm. wfaa.com/story/sports/h…

Alamo Drafthouse cancels 'Team America' screening after 'Interview' swap

wfaa.com — RICHARDSON -- Alamo Drafthouse Cinema made national headlines when it announced it would replace its scheduled showing of "The Interview" with a free screening of "Team America: World Police" on Dec. 27 -- but that's not longer going to happen. Alamo Drafthouse tweeted Thursday that it will no longer be screening the film "due to to circumstances beyond our control."

Meteorologist shot outside Central Texas TV station

wfaa.com — WACO -- Multiple law enforcement agencies were looking for a suspect Wednesday morning after a shooting near KCEN's studio in Bruceville-Eddy. The Department of Public Safety, Bruceville-Eddy police, and the Falls County Sheriff's Office, among others, blocked off the parking lot of WFAA's sister station with crime scene tape and patrolled the area with assault rifles.
Dec 17, 2014

Please keep one of our own in your thoughts and prayers @KCENNews (#WACO) weatherman shot outside station #WFAA MORE: tinyurl.com/pld26u5

Dec 17, 2014

WTH is wrong w/ people!! #GWS MT @JasonWhitely: TV Meteorologist in Waco shot multiple times this AM near station. on.wfaa.com/1wZo2OV

Dec 17, 2014

RT @JasonWhitely: TV Meteorologist from WFAA sister station KCEN-TV in Waco was shot multiple times this morning near the station. on.wfaa.com/1wZo2OV

Dec 17, 2014

RT @twoodard8: Just AWFUL. MT “@JasonWhitely: TV Meteorologist from KCEN-TV in Waco shot multiple times this morning near station. on.wfaa.com/1wZo2OV

Dec 17, 2014

RT @MSaavedraTV: .@KCENNews reports friends of @MeteorologistPC at hospital say he's doing well; doctors call him 'very lucky.' on.wfaa.com/1wZo2OV

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Dallas PR official: Sony cancellation was 'brilliant'

wfaa.com — Carolyn Alvey believes this is an opportunity for local theaters to re-evaluate security processes and protocols. DALLAS -- It is a big budget film that was expected to draw huge crowds to movie theaters Christmas week. Now the fate of the Hollywood film "The Interview" is in limbo.

Ennis plays Cedar Park for state title

Dec 17, 2014

Ennis looking to join exclusive club of Texas high schools with at least 5 football state titles. wfaa.com/videos/sports/… #txhsfb

Jury says Williams must die for McLelland murders

wfaa.com — ROCKWALL -- Deliberations continue Wednesday as jurors consider whether to give convicted killer Eric Williams life in prison without parole or the death penalty in the Easter weekend 2013 killings of the District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife. Jurors deliberated for about two hours and 40 minutes before being sent home Tuesday night.

New technology connects kids and doctors from school

wfaa.com — New technology means that some kids can see a doctor without ever leaving school when they feel like they're coming down with something. News 8's Janet St. James has more.

Community helps injured Lewisville firefighter

wfaa.com — LEWISVILLE - A Lewisville firefighter injured on the job two years ago is getting a big help from the community he served. "'Who is Andy Allison?' That's what I ask myself in the mirror: 'Who am I?'" said Allison, 31, who was hurt while battling a house fire.
Dec 16, 2014

RT @wfaasebastian: #Texas #Firefighter injured on job, can't return. Community helps him pay bills - he searches for new passion LINK:tinyurl.com/l4zomkp

Dec 16, 2014

#Texas #Firefighter injured on job, can't return. Community helps him pay bills - he searches for new passion LINK:tinyurl.com/l4zomkp

Stevie Ray Vaughan to join Rock Hall of Fame

wfaa.com — Guitar legend and Dallas native Stevie Ray Vaughan and his band Double Trouble will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. Though known as an Austin-based band, Vaughan grew up in Dallas' Oak Cliff neighborhood at 2557 Glenfield Avenue. He was buried at Laurel Land Cemetery 24 years ago.

Argyle on verge of second straight 16-0 season

wfaa.com — Argyle has won 31 games in a row. ARGYLE - Walk into the fieldhouse at Argyle High School, and everywhere you look there are reminders about being a champion. "All the way from the checkered floor - victory lane, like NASCAR - to every little reminder we have in here, it's all about preparing for the championship game," said Todd Rodgers, who is in his 12th season as Argyle's head coach.
Dec 16, 2014

Everyone knows #Allen has a long win streak (42 games). @ArgyleSports isn't far behind - 31 in a row. #wfaasports wfaa.com/story/sports/h…

Police: Denton murder suspect left country with son

wfaa.com — DENTON - Police said they now believe the 4-year-old boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert over the weekend was taken out of the United States by his biological father. Denton police have issued an arrest warrant for Ricardo Lara Martinez, 23, in the murder of Denton mother Maria Isabel Romero Medina, 27, who was found dead at the insurance agency where she worked Saturday.

After fire and theft, a tough Christmas ahead

wfaa.com — At United Elite Gymnastics and Cheer in Rockwall, Angela Roux is known as the "lady behind the desk." She hates the limelight. But after what's happened to her in less than a week it's hard to not pay attention to her Christmas story. It brings tears to her eyes.
Dec 16, 2014

RT @wfaachannel8: Woman struggles during holidays as apartment catches fire, belongings stolen from vehicle. @DavidSchechter reports: bit.ly/1GqJj56