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American Legion Donates New Flags At Life School Cedar Hill

CEDAR HILL—Life School Cedar Hill held its first flag raising ceremony on March 20 at the school’s newly minted flag pole thanks to the help...
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Vision 2020: Lancaster ISD Bond Project Update

LANCASTER—Years ago, Lancaster residents approved a bond measure for school district improvements, with a 73% approval rate. Fast forward three years, and the progress...
Northside MicroSociety

Northside MicroSociety Receives International Honors

DESOTO — The Northside Elementary Business and Law Magnet’s MicroSociety program has been awarded one of MicroSociety International’s top honors. With MicroSociety programs in...
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Candidate Forums Remind Residents To Vote

LANCASTER—Municipal and local school board elections are just weeks away. Yet there are still a number of candidate forums before area residents make their...
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Is The Flu Outbreak An Epidemic?

Flu Season Reminiscent Of 1968 Pandemic LANCASTER — To date, 40 people in Dallas County have succumbed to the flu. Lancaster resident Andrea Potter likens...
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Warbirds On Parade In Lancaster

LANCASTER—The south Dallas region will again draw vintage aircraft from around the state for 'Warbirds on Parade' Saturday, September 1 from 10 am to...
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Ground Mosquito Spraying Scheduled Throughout The Weekend

BEST SOUTHWEST—Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) laboratory confirmed mosquito traps positive for West Nile Virus on Wednesday. While, DCHHS does not provide...
The winter's Tale

The Winter’s Tale Features 200 Community Cast Members

Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” will be presented at the Wyly Theatre Aug. 31-Sept. 2 by some very different players. This groundbreaking community participation theater...
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Glenn Heights Seeks New Legal Representation

GLENN HEIGHTS—The law firm of Nichols, Jackson, Dillard, Hagar & Smith LLP, which has represented the city since February, 2012 has offered its resignation. The...
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Grand Prairie Community Garden Hosts Tour

GRAND PRAIRIE—Recently, Keep Grand Prairie Beautiful hosted its first tour of community gardens. The group of Grand Prairie green thumbs saw more than 100...