National Night Out Heats Up The August Streets

Celebrate National Night Out With DeSoto & Lancaster BEST SOUTHWEST – Triple digits in Texas - no problem.  Not when it comes to safety in...
Grand Prairie Community Table

Grand Prairie Community Table Brings Residents Together

GRAND PRAIRIE — Mayor Ron Jensen is all about bringing his city together. With a number of community initiatives over the years, he has...

‘Welcome Home’ Attitude Spells Success at Acapulco’s

Acapulco's Wins Best Chips and Salsa, Best Breakfast and Best Mexican Food DESOTO — If you are looking for the Best Chips and Salsa,...
Free Big Mac

How Can You Get A Free Big Mac?

I'll admit whenever I order a Big Mac, although less frequently since I started worrying about calories, I hear the 70s Big Mac song. Two...
Red Oak ISD

Oncor Electric Scouts Future Engineers In Red Oak ISD

RED OAK—Students put on their safety glasses and got to work building circuit boards with engineers from Oncor Electric. Once the boards lit up, high fives...
DeSoto Veteran's Memorial

DeSoto Honors Veterans With Memorial Unveiling

DESOTO – It is a strong show of support when cities take the time to pay homage to our nation’s veterans. The City of...
duncanville community theatre

Duncanville Community Theatre Presents “Silent Sky”

Duncanville Community Theatre opens “Silent Sky,” written by Lauren Gunderson and directed by Kevin Paris, this week. Performances start at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday at...
Betty Samaniego

Best Wait Person—Everybody Loves Betty!

DESOTO—Her name is Betty Samaniego, but even if you don’t know her name you will likely know her smiling face since she has been...
dbu vice president

Dallas Baptist Students Welcome New School Year With Service

DALLAS—Over 760 students filled the Dallas Baptist University campus to participate in SWAT, Student Welcome and Transition, marking the largest SWAT in school history. After...
Cedar Hill Waste Management

Glenn Heights Waste Management Contract Renewed

Waster Management Contract Renewal Results in Price Increase For Residents GLENN HEIGHTS— After months of struggling to make a decision concerning the woes of the city’s trash collection,...