Cedar Hill Man Faces Five Years For Perjury

  Cedar Hill Man Pleads Guilty To Perjury CEDAR HILL—Haywood Bernard Hall, 34, of Cedar Hill, Texas, appeared in federal court today before U.S. Magistrate Judge Renée...
Sylvia E Fuentes Named to drug prevention board

Sylvia Fuentes Named To Drug Prevention Board

Sylvia E. Fuentes, the first recipient of the Dallas Association of Counselors’ Principal of the Year award and recognized as Principal of the Year...
Bishop Dunne Junior Casey Glenn

Bishop Dunne Junior Casey Glenn Earns College Degree

By Judith Porter - Special to Focus Daily News Casey Glenn attended Bishop Dunne in 7th and 8th grade but decided to try out the...
Balch Springs

Richland College, Balch Springs: Adults Are Never Too Old To Learn

BALCH SPRINGS—You’re never too old to learn. For adults who struggle with reading, mathematics or basic literacy, a new life awaits. That’s what Richland College educators...

Woodridge Elementary Sweeps District Agriculture Contest

DESOTO—Congratulations to Woodridge Elementary which swept the competition this year at the district’s 4th Annual Rabbit Show held May 12 at the district agriculture...

DBU Grants Honorary Doctorate To Mitch Bennett

DALLAS—Dallas Baptist University awarded an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree to Mitch Bennett during the University’s Spring Commencement ceremony, held on May 13, 2016. A...

AT&T Expands Internet Speeds In Southern Dallas County

DALLAS—AT&T recently announced plans to make ultra-fast Internet service available to more locations in parts of Southern Dallas by accelerating investment to expand and...
Candice Quarles

Profile: Candice Quarles, DeSoto City Council Place 6

DESOTO—With the DeSoto City Council Place 6 seat recently being vacated when Curtistene McCowan moved into the Mayoral seat in that city, newcomer Candice...
Lancaster ISD

Lancaster ISD Breaks Ground On New Elementary Campuses

LANCASTER—Lancaster ISD is breaking ground on two new elementary school buildings approved in the recent $125.9 million bond package. The new buildings will replace...

‘Schools remain grossly underfunded and underserved’

DESOTO—In reaction to today's ruling by the Texas Supreme Court, which found the state's school finance system to be constitutional, State Representative Helen Giddings...