texas state society

Glenn Heights Council Considers Texas State Society Inaugural Gala

GLENN HEIGHTS—Council members recently considered participating in an upcoming inaugural gala in Washington D.C. that could result in major networking ties back home. The Black...
Rep Helen Giddings

Rep. Helen Giddings Receives Prestigious President’s Medal

On May 14th, State Rep. Helen Giddings was honored during the commencement ceremonies at Texas Southern University and Prairie View A&M. At Texas Southern,...

Village Tech Teacher’s Aide Arrested For Improper Relationship With A Student

CEDAR HILL—Thursday afternoon Cedar Hill police arrested a teacher's aide after reports of a year old improper relationship with a student came to light....
Keelan Murray

Duncanville Officer Shot & Killed Suspect In Downtown Dallas

DALLAS—Authorities are investigating the shooting of a suspect in downtown Dallas on Wednesday. Reports say that around 1:30 p.m. during a warrant arrest attempt...
Faith Johnson

Faith Johnson: Servant of the People

Dallas District Attorney Faith Johnson brought her re-election campaign to Duncanville recently. An enthusiastic crowd welcomed her to the rally in Duncanville Field House...
Wilberforce Initiative

DBU Students Spend Week With Wilberforce Initiative

By Courtney Hackett - Special to Focus Daily News DALLAS—As the spring semester came to an end at Dallas Baptist University, a group of DBU...
Main Street Program

Ennis Recommended For National Main Street Center

Main Street Program Recommends Ennis ELLIS COUNTY—The Texas Main Street Program has recommended Ennis, Texas for National Accreditation to the National Main Street Center. The...
dockless bike sharing

Paul Quinn And ofo Announce Partnership

DALLAS—Paul Quinn College and ofo announce agreement under which ofo will operate its dockless bike sharing program on campus. The partnership will also provide...

Family Of Grand Prairie Police Standoff Victim Seeks Answers

GRAND PRAIRIE—A police welfare call turned deadly in late April and now the family of the deceased is looking for answers. According to police on...
Compassion Experience

The Compassion Experience In Cedar Hill

CEDAR HILL—Most don’t stop to think there are almost 700 million people living on $1.90 per day in the world’s developing countries. These same...