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Denton County Disaster Relief Center Opens for Victims of Deadly Tornadoes and Severe Storms

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www.wbap.com – – 2024-06-06 06:06:08

SUMMARY: Denton County residents affected by the deadly May 25 tornadoes and subsequent severe storms can seek local and federal assistance at resource centers set up at Butterfield Elementary School in Sanger. These centers, open Friday through Sunday, offer access to FEMA, the U.S. Small Business Administration, and various nonprofits, including the American Red Cross and Salvation Army, to assist with applications for aid and emergency loans. United Way of Denton County has collected over $44,000 in disaster relief donations, providing up to $1,500 per household for essential needs not covered by FEMA. For more details on donating, visit their website.

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Jocelyn Nungaray strangled: 2 capital murder suspects were arrested by Border Patrol and released before girl’s death, ICE says

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abc13.com – Brooke Taylor – 2024-06-21 15:56:20

SUMMARY: Two Venezuelan nationals, Johan Jose Martinez Rangel (22) and Franklin Jose Pena Ramos (26), were apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol but released before being charged with the murder of 12-year-old Jocelyn Nungaray in Houston. ICE confirmed their illegal status. Surveillance footage revealed the suspects meeting Jocelyn, later luring her under a bridge, assaulting, and killing her. Both men are in Harris County Jail, with a $1 million bond requested by the district attorney. They could face the death penalty if evidence of a sexual assault emerges. Jocelyn’s body was found in a creek after she sneaked out of her home.

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30 puppies available for free adoptions at Williamson County shelter

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www.kxan.com – Julianna Russ – 2024-06-21 15:30:53

SUMMARY: Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter (WCRAS) in Georgetown, Texas, is hosting a special free adoption weekend from Friday to Sunday, aiming to find homes for 30 puppies. The shelter emphasizes the urgent need to place these puppies in loving homes for their well-being. Free adoptions are available for all dogs, and the shelter’s team will assist in matching adopters with suitable pets. WCRAS is located at 1855 SE Inner Loop and operates daily from noon to 6 p.m. Prospective adopters are encouraged to visit and meet the puppies to find a perfect furry companion.

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Houston traffic delays: I-45 North Freeway bridge repairs begin Friday night, prompting major closures until Monday morning

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abc13.com – KTRK – 2024-06-21 14:21:30

SUMMARY: HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Repairs on the I-45/North Freeway bridge will cause multiple lane closures between Spring Cypress Road and Cypresswood Drive from Friday at 9 p.m. to Monday at 5 a.m., impacting weekend plans. The Texas Department of Transportation Houston District advises finding alternate routes due to expected delays. The Diamond Lane (HOV) will reopen on Sunday at 4 a.m., and at least one lane will remain open during the initial work. The entrance ramp from Louetta Road will also close during this period. More information is available on Houston TranStar. Closures may change due to adverse weather.

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