Repeal Staar Test

State Representative Files Legislation To Repeal STAAR Test

AUSTIN — State Representative Brooks Landgraf (Odessa) has filed legislation to effectively repeal the STAAR test by eliminating the requirement to use public school...
Dalworth Park

Grand Prairie Police Adopts Street In Dalworth Park

GRAND PRAIRIE—In an effort to keep our right-of-ways and neighborhoods clean and beautiful, the Grand Prairie Police Department has partnered with the Keep Grand Prairie...
Cathy Self Morgan guilty

UIL Suspends Legendary Duncanville Girls Basketball Coach

Cathy Self-Morgan Faces Three Year Suspension PFLUGERVILLE, Texas—Tuesday morning members of the University Interscholastic League's Executive Committee met again to hear testimony regarding alleged recruitment...
Scarborough Renaissance

Scarborough Renaissance Fire Destroys One Building

WAXAHACHIE—Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at approximately 3:45 pm a fire broke out at the Scarborough Renaissance Festival site. First responders arrived at the site...
Lancaster Town Hall

Resident Input Wanted At Lancaster Town Hall Meetings

LANCASTER—Worried about increasing property taxes or declining property values? Do you have an innovative idea to improve municipal services? Now is the time to...
lifeschool cedar hill science fair

Life Schools Hold District-Wide Science Fair

RED OAK—Life School, a leading North Texas public charter school serving over 5,600 students, held its fourth annual Elementary Science Fair at its Red...
Cedar Hill Pet Memorial Park

K9 Veterans Day At Cedar Hill Pet Memorial Park

Cedar Hill Pet Memorial Park Honors K9 Veterans CEDAR HILL— It's been five years since a dedicated team decided to save the Cedar Hill Pet...
Red Oak FFA

Red Oak FFA Wins Competition At Ellis County CASA Gala

February Is National Career Technical Education Month RED OAK—The Red Oak FFA attended the annual Ellis County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children) Gala...
Desoto High school all-state choir members

DeSoto Choir Adds Two More All-State Choir Members

DeSoto High School Hits High Note With Two All-State Choir Members DESOTO—DeSoto High School added two All-State Choir Members — Brayla Cook (Junior) and Juliana...
heart of duncanville 5k

Heart of Duncanville 5K Scheduled Oct. 14

With cooler weather this fall, now is the perfect time to get outdoors and be more active. Doctors tell us that walking and running...