focus daily news editor

Focus Daily News Editor Named To Media Honor Roll

DESOTO—This month DeSoto ISD named Focus Daily News Executive Editor Joshua Johnson to the 2016-17 Media Honor Roll. The honor roll is a program...
severe weather

Severe Early Morning Storms Wreak Havoc In DFW

DALLAS—Heavy rains coupled with severe thunderstorms ripped through North Texas during the early hours of Wednesday. Power outages, downed trees and even totally destroyed homes...

DeSoto City Manager Resigns, Accomplishments Heralded

DESOTO—After 10 years as City Manager in Desoto, Dr. Tarron Richardson has decided to take a new position in Charlottesville, Virginia. His resignation was...

Red Oak Student To Compete In Pan American Karate Federation Championships

Red Oak High School ninth grader Sarah Stallings,has won a coveted slot on the U.S. A. Junior Karate Team. Along with four teammates from...
Big Event

Grand Prairie Big Event Celebrates Volunteerism

GRAND PRAIRIE—Attention area volunteers March 24 is your chance to shine! Thanks to Grand Prairie Council Member Jorja Clemson, the city will hold its...
St. Elizabeth Principal Rachel Robb

Science And Safety The Focus Of St. Elizabeth of Hungary

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic School Working on new STEM Program DALLAS—St. Elizabeth of Hungary School, tucked away at 4019 S. Hampton Road in Oak...
Rep Helen Giddings

Rep. Helen Giddings Receives Prestigious President’s Medal

On May 14th, State Rep. Helen Giddings was honored during the commencement ceremonies at Texas Southern University and Prairie View A&M. At Texas Southern,...
Duncanville ISD Police Department

New Duncanville ISD Police Department Officers Take Oath

Duncanville Independent School District now has its own police department. DISD board chair Janice Savage-Martin administered the oath of office to the new DISD...

Former DeSoto Mayor Is Fighting The Bite

Former DeSoto Mayor, Business Owner Touts Community Prayers, Hard Work Keys To Recovering From West Nile DESOTO—As you get older (gracefully of course) morning rituals...
Operation Care International

DeSoto Students Participate In Operation Care International

DESOTO—Approximately 15 students from DeSoto High School’s Rotary Interact club will join Operation Care International on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at the Kay Bailey...