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Best Southwest Police Blotter: August 13 to September 9, 2018

Glenn Heights Barnes, Taquavein was arrested on charges of Unlawful carrying of a weapon, DeSoto PD warrant, Irving PD warrant on 8/18/18 Gibson, Myles was arrested...

Glenn Heights Council Votes To Remove Mayor

GLENN HEIGHTS—Mayor Leon Tate was removed from his seat late Tuesday night. The removal was decided in a 5 – 1 vote of the...
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Transparency Highlights DeSoto Town Hall Meeting

DESOTO—Last week, City of DeSoto Mayor Curtistene McCowan held a Town Hall Meeting affording DeSoto residents and community leaders the opportunity to come together...
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Glenn Heights Mayoral Probe Continues Tuesday

Glenn Heights Mayoral Probe Continues At City Council Tonight GLENN HEIGHTS — The hearing continues Tuesday night in the Glenn Heights City Council chambers to...
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New DeSoto ISD Superintendent To Host Town Hall At DC3 Tonight

Forum To Tackle Reduction Of School To Prison Pipeline DESOTO — DeSoto Independent School District Superintendent, Dr. D’Andre Weaver invites parents and community members, at...
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Duncanville Clean Up Crews Respond To Sewer Overflow

DUNCANVILLE—The Duncanville Public Works Department is currently undergoing clean-up, remediation of spill, and disinfection of a Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) that occurred October 13,...
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Duncanville Chamber (Gently) Roasts Retired Duncanville HS Principal Mike Chrietzberg

After spending 42 years as an educator, recently retired Duncanville High School Principal and district administrator Mike Chrietzberg proved a hard man to roast....
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Dallas Bar Association Recognizes FDN Editor For Legal Reporting

Johnson Wins Third Honor For Legal Reporting DESOTO—Focus Daily News Editor Joshua C. Johnson was honored for a third time by the Dallas Bar Association...
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Former DeSoto Author To Sign Books At Lancaster Book Store

LANCASTER—Former Desoto resident Gayle Nix Jackson will be signing her books at the Second Saturday on the Square in Lancaster October 13th from 10-2....
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Texas Country Reporter Festival Comes To Waxahachie

WAXAHACHIE—Mark your calendars for the 23rd Annual Texas Country Reporter Festival. This one-day arts and music festival will take place around the historic courthouse...