West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus Traps Test Positive As Season Wanes

BEST SOUTHWEST — Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) laboratory confirmed mosquito traps positive for West Nile Virus on Wednesday. The traps were...

5 Reasons To Attend Houston Auto Show

The Houston Auto Show is coming to NRG Center in Houston and you do NOT want to miss this year's show. What's that you...
child seat safety

TxDOT Save Me With A Seat Campaign

Does your child ride in car seat or a booster seat? Are you familiar with TxDOT recommendations and guidelines for child seats? Did you...
dallas heritage village

Junior Historians Open Photography Exhibit

DALLAS—Dallas Heritage Village Junior Historians Kabilan Murugan, 14; Lydia Radke, 15; Sarah Rutherford, 17; and Kara Simmons, 14, recently installed a new photography exhibit...
Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child Opens Drop-Off Locations In Mansfield

Local Volunteers to Collect 45,779 Shoe box Gifts for Children in Need MANSFIELD—Several local businesses will serve as collection sites this year for the Samaritan’s...
best southwest elections

May Elections Shake Up Best Southwest Cities

Best Southwest Elections Result in Shake Ups BEST SOUTHWEST—There's a changing of the guard in the mayor's office in both Duncanville and Lancaster. Saturday voters...
holiday tech gift guide

2016 Hot Tech Holiday Gift Guide

Do you have someone that loves technology on your holiday shopping list? Focus Daily News did a little shopping to round up some of...

Nate Cavender Hits A Homerun In Life

By Judith Porter - Special to Focus Daily News Nate Cavender DeSoto Native Successful On The Field & The Court DESOTO—Nate Cavender was born in Desoto...
mansfield car burglar

Alleged Mansfield Car Burglar Shoots At Homeowner

MANSFIELD—Detectives are on the trail of a suspected car thief that opened fire on a homeowner early Tuesday morning. Patrol officers were called to a...
Red Oak Hawks

Red Oak Hawks Break 28 Game Losing Streak

Despite 4th Quarter Surge Red Oak Hawks Squeak Past Arlington Heights, 17-14 RED OAK—With zero wins, the last two seasons have not been the best...