DeSoto Alum William Carey Honorees

2016 WCU Theatre Awards Offer Scholarships To DeSoto Alum

Thirteen William Carey University theatre students were honored at the 2016 Theatre Awards Dinner. This annual event recognizes the contributions and talents of theatre...

2016 Duncanville Top Seniors Want To Change The World

2016 Duncanville Top Seniors, Kennedy Stidham and Samuel Baucom want to change the world by pursuing careers in health and public service. Duncanville High School...
Angel Appleberry Jr. NBA Skills Challenge

Ruby Young Elementary Baller Excels At Jr. NBA Skills Challenge

Have you heard about Angel Appleberry? She's an amazing student at Ruby Young Elementary. On May 14, she competed in the Regional Jr. NBA...
Its Time Texas Community Challenge Lancaster

Lancaster Places 2nd In “It’s Time Texas Community Challenge”

The results are in for the annual IT’S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge and in its first year ever competing, the City of Lancaster placed...
Straight Outta Uptown Dallas Bar Association

Dallas Bar Association Annual Fundraiser Bar None Tickets On Sale

DALLAS—The Dallas Bar Association and Dallas Bar Foundation proudly announce that Bar None, the celebrated lawyer variety show, is back in 2016 for its...

DeSoto ISD Schools Launch Summer Reading Program

DeSoto ISD Schools Offer Incentives For Summer Reading DESOTO—DeSoto ISD is striving to increase every student’s reading comprehension level and vocabulary – both strong indicators...

Ambassador Ron Kirk Bridge Dedication Set For Saturday

DALLAS—Dedication of the Ambassador Ron Kirk Pedestrian Bridge will be held Saturday (June 4) from 10-11 a.m. at the center of the Continental Bridge....

Cedar Hill Man Faces Five Years For Perjury

  Cedar Hill Man Pleads Guilty To Perjury CEDAR HILL—Haywood Bernard Hall, 34, of Cedar Hill, Texas, appeared in federal court today before U.S. Magistrate Judge Renée...
Sylvia E Fuentes Named to drug prevention board

Sylvia Fuentes Named To Drug Prevention Board

Sylvia E. Fuentes, the first recipient of the Dallas Association of Counselors’ Principal of the Year award and recognized as Principal of the Year...
Bishop Dunne Junior Casey Glenn

Bishop Dunne Junior Casey Glenn Earns College Degree

By Judith Porter - Special to Focus Daily News Casey Glenn attended Bishop Dunne in 7th and 8th grade but decided to try out the...