Grand Prairie IKEA

Grand Prairie IKEA Location Opens Fall 2017

GRAND PRAIRIE—IKEA's newest location has been in the works since Fall 2000. Recently, developers put on some of the finishing touches; making a shopper’s...
Lone Star Park fireworks

Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration July 3 and July 4

Lone Star Park Fireworks Are Family Friendly Two spectacular nights of fireworks will be held at Lone Star Park on Tuesday, July 3 and Wednesday,...

Parents Demand Answers Following Superintendent Resignation

Dr. Billy Snow Faces CHISD Board Probe CEDAR HILL—After little more than a year since taking the reins of Cedar Hill Independent School District, Dr....
DeSoto ISD online threat

DeSoto Schools On Lockdown After Shooter Threat

DESOTO—As of 1:20 pm Monday DeSoto High School is on a temporary lockdown after an unverified threat was received on Twitter. DeSoto Police Department announced...
desoto economic development corporation

Former DeSoto EDC Chief Faces Misappropriation Allegations

DESOTO—This week former DeSoto Economic Development Corporation CEO Jeremiah Quarles was indicted on grand larceny charges. "We are extremely dismayed to have learned of this...
Drake Dabbs

DeSoto Cornerback Chooses Fashion Over Football

DESOTO — Drake Dabbs, 17 and a DeSoto High School senior, is a man with ideas. Those ideas have led him from a sweet...
DeSoto ISD online threat

DeSoto High School Faces Suicide Attempt, Online Threats

DESOTO—It has been an eventful two days at DeSoto High School for students and administrators. Early Wednesday afternoon, a student injured herself by jumping...
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Duncanville City Employee Files Sexual Harassment Suit

DUNCANVILLE — A parks department employee recently filed suit against the City citing sexual harassment and retaliation by her immediate supervisor, Bart Stevenson. According to...
American Idol Jade Flores

Red Oak American Idol Contestant Talks Life Altering Accident

Local Singer Featured On American Idol, Mar. 18 RED OAK—She has been singing all her life. In fact, her first performance was at the age...
Superintendent David Harris

Dr. David Harris Named SOTY Finalist

DeSoto ISD Superintendent Among Top 5 School Administrators Statewide DESOTO—If you ask DeSoto parents, students and teachers who they thought the best superintendent in Texas...