Lancaster ISD Police Officer Sparks Dialogue On Perception, Understanding

Lancaster ISD Police Officer Impacts North Texas Youth LANCASTER—In an era where tensions between minorities and law enforcement are at an all time high; one...

‘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,...
Aretha Ferrell-Benavides

Parting Sweet Sorrow For Aretha Ferrell-Benavides

GLENN HEIGHTS—Sometimes you have to know when it is the right time to move on. That’s what current Glenn Heights City Manager Aretha Ferrell-Benavides has...
consumer spending

What Keeps Your Customers Coming Back?

BEST SOUTHWEST — President of the Duncanville Chamber of Commerce, Steve Martin says, “Money that is spent close to home serves our city the...
Aunt Agatha's Attic

2016 Reader’s Choice Best Antiques & Collectibles: Aunt Agatha’s Attic

Reader's Choice Winner Best Antiques & Collectibles: Aunt Agatha’s Attic Cedar Hill CEDAR HILL – If the name Aunt Agatha’s Attic conjures up thoughts of...
Duncanville Rotary Club

Duncanville Rotary Club Practices Service Above Self

DUNCANVILLE—Uplifting their fellow man isn't a new premise to members of the Duncanville Rotary Club. The group of 35 businessmen and women raise funds...

Mr. Formal Celebrates 50 Years Of Service To Community

“Mr. Formal” has been setting the bar for fine quality formal wear in South Dallas County since 1961. That’s when John Ingram opened his...

Patricia Coleman, Reader’s Choice Best Banker

Cashing In On Great Customer Service DESOTO—When a banking institution is nominated for not one, but two categories they have to be doing something right. The...
2017 reader's choice awards

2017 Focus Daily News Reader’s Choice Award Winners

Food, Drink And Entertainment Best Fajitas Trio's Grill, Cedar Hill Best Chips & Salsa Acapulco's, DeSoto Best Hamburger Six Shooters, Lancaster Best Lasagna/Spaghetti Jimmy's Pizza Pasta & Subs, ...
Corner Theatre in DeSoto

DeSoto’s Corner Theatre Goes Dark For Renovations

DeSoto Corner Theatre DESOTO — For residents of Desoto, the local Corner Theatre has always been the perfect place to spend an evening. Its...