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,...
DeSoto School on Lockdown

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...
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...

Glenn Heights Woman Shoots Husband Over Alleged Infidelity

Domestic Confrontation Ends In Death DALLAS—A 41-year-old Glenn Heights resident is facing murder charges after she allegedly murdered her husband at his job during a...
Dallas man fatally shot after attempting to rob Lancaster gas station with pellet gun

Dallas Man Fatally Shot After Attempted Robbery With Pellet Gun

Suspect Shot After Using A Pellet Gun In Attempted Robbery Of Lancaster Whistle Stop LANCASTER—Detectives are continuing to investigate an aggravated robbery at the Lancaster...
wings of hope

Lancaster ISD STEM Students Build Airplane For Wings Of Hope Missions

A group of Lancaster ISD students recently completed an unusually challenging STEM project. The 39 engineering students, grades 6-11, built an airplane. One that...
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...
gavel

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...
City of Hutchins Names Former DeSoto Mayor As City Manager

Former DeSoto Mayor Carl Sherman Sr. Announces Bid For Texas House

DESOTO—Wednesday Carl Sherman Sr. announced his intention to run for the District 109 seat long held by Representative Helen Giddings. This comes on the...