State Bar of Texas President

Dallas Bar Association Past President Sworn In As State Bar of Texas President

AUSTIN—On Friday, June 17, Dallas Bar Association past president Frank Stevenson, a partner at Locke Lord LLP, was sworn in as the 2016-2017 State...
post disaster scams

FEMA: Protect Yourself From Disaster Related Fraud and Scams

Post Disaster Scams are Real Here Are Tips From FEMA To Avoid Them AUSTIN—As storms and flooding wreak havoc across Texas, FEMA officials are warning...
Fred Orr

Fred Orr, Best Southwest Architect, Passes At 78

Fred Orr Passes Away Months After Older Brother DESOTO—A local star went dim, as Best Southwest citizens say goodbye to former statesman Freddie Ray Orr....

Old-Fashioned Fourth at Heritage Village

DALLAS—One of Dallas Heritage Village’s most beloved annual events, Old Fashioned Fourth, will offer free admission this year in honor of the Village’s 50th...

Cedar Hill Pet Memorial Project taking applications for second Shadow Fund Grant

CEDAR HILL—An active K9 on a police force takes a beating in his job. Probably even more so than many of the police working the...

Dallas CASA Sets Dates For 2016 Parade Of Playhouses

DALLAS—CASA’s Parade of Playhouses, which features imaginative and creative playhouses on display in NorthPark Center, will be open daily during mall hours July 15...
Texas A&M Forest Service

Smokey Bear Award Recognizes Texas A&M Forest Service

HOUSTON—A forester with Texas A&M Forest Service was honored with the Bronze Smokey Bear award during today’s Southern Group of State Foresters annual meeting...

Dr. Airen Appointed Cedar Valley Dean Of Student Retention

LANCASTER—Cedar Valley College recently announced the appointment of Dr. Osaro E. Airen as the school’s new Dean of Student Retention & Title III Administrator....

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...

Help Clear The Tri-City Animal Shelter

CEDAR HILL—Think 102. And no, that’s not the temperature that Texas is expecting this week, it’s the number of animals at the Tri-City Animal Shelter...