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Go Sweetly Muhammad Ali

By Congresswoman Eddie B. Johnson - Special to Focus Daily News With the passing of the larger than life sports personality, Muhammad Ali, the world...
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Robinson Steps Down As DeSoto Football Coach

DESOTO—In the latest development affecting DeSoto High School football newly named Head Coach Michael Robinson announced that he would be relinquishing his varsity coaching...
DeSoto Eagles vs. Klein Collins

DeSoto Eagles Remain UNDEFEATED, Head To State Championship Game

HOUSTON— Football is king in Texas. The DeSoto Eagles football team is now in a position to reign, after a comeback victory over the...
Duncanville Panthers vs. Skyline

Duncanville Panthers Tumble Irving Nimitz, 28-7

Duncanville (5-1, 2-1 District 7-6 A) handily defeated Irving Nimitz (2-4, 1-2, District 7-6 A) before an October 7 homecoming crowd at Panthers Stadium. On...
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Harlem Globetrotter Star Rookie Visits Former High School

ARLINGTON—Tuesday, Mansfield Timberview Class of 2013 standout Lili “Champ” Thompson, will visit her former school to inspire students. She will be joined by her...
Duncanville ISD Athletic Director Cathy Self-Morgan

Duncanville ISD Athletic Director Self-Morgan Steps Down

Duncanville ISD Athletic Directo Cathy Self-Morgan Steps Down DUNCANVILLE—After eight years of serving Duncanville Independent School District as both Athletic Director (AD) and Head Girls...
Michelle Carter Hometown Olympian Makes Sports History

Michelle Carter Hometown Olympian Makes History

Michelle Carter Wins First U.S. Women Shot Put Medal Since 1960 Rome Olympic Games RED OAK—It's not as glamorous as gymnastics, but the Women's Shot...
Duncanville Panthers

Duncanville Dominates South Grand Prairie 30-9

One Loss Duncanville Ranks No. 7 in Class 6A Duncanville (6-1, 3-1 in District 7-6A), No. 7 in SportsDay's Class 6A ranking, had little trouble...
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Hanspard Named Under Armour All-American

DESOTO—Defensive back Byron “B.J.” Hanspard Jr. was officially honored with his Under Armour All-America Game jersey on Tues., Oct. 3 in front of his...
Chris Anderson Red Oak ISD

Chris Anderson Named Red Oak ISD Athletic Director

  RED OAK—Red Oak ISD has named Chris Anderson as its new Athletic Director. Anderson joins Red Oak ISD after serving as Assistant Athletic Director for Duncanville...