After the announcement that marriage equality would extend to 50 states, religious leaders and community leaders held a press conference at 11:30 a.m. in front of the Dallas County Records Building. Inside, couples began lining up for marriage licenses by 9:30 a.m.
Major and Beau have been trying to get married since 2012. They were arrested several times after refusing to leave the Dallas County Records Building after the building closed when they were denied their license.
Early voting numbers in Dallas County are in, and the Democrats have a solid lead in the straight ticket tally, 77,693 to 62909. David Alameel, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, also has the lead in the early ballots, with...
American Healthcare Foundation opened an STD clinic at its North Dallas office. AHF Texas Regional Director Bret Camp said the clinic is open twice a week to offer free STD testing. In addition to checking for HIV, tests will be given for syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia.