september storms

Historic September Storms Pound Best Southwest

Residents Begin To Rebuild After Record Breaking Floods DESOTO—Record breaking rain caused a flood of problems over the weekend throughout North Texas. And much to...
Red Oak ISD

Oncor Electric Scouts Future Engineers In Red Oak ISD

RED OAK—Students put on their safety glasses and got to work building circuit boards with engineers from Oncor Electric. Once the boards lit up, high fives...
Boogie BASH KC & The Sunshine Band

Boogie BASH Raises Money For Youth Homeless

Get Down For Good At Boogie BASH DALLAS, TEXAS – City House, in partnership with the Dallas Stars Foundation, is planning one of the largest...
Sherman house floor

Cedar Hill Chamber Breakfast Series Examines Recent Legislative Session

CEDAR HILL—One thing Texas lawmakers came away with during the 86th Legislative Session is the squeeze on local control. There were 1,427 House and Senate...
2017 Duncanville Year in Review

YEAR IN REVIEW: Top Duncanville News Stories From 2017

EDITOR'S NOTE: Like it or not 2017 made history. Focus Daily News takes a look back at the events and stories that had a...
Moody Arts Fund grants to 47 groups

Moody Fund For The Arts Awards

Moody Fund For The Arts Awarded $175,000 In grants The Moody Fund for the Arts (MFA) awarded $175,000 in grants to 47 small Dallas arts...
MESA Dallas

MESA Wins ASLA Award For Ennis Project

ELLIS COUNTY—MESA, an award-winning Landscape Architecture, Planning, and Urban Design firm based in Dallas, Texas, recently received the ASLA Merit Award in the Design...
Salute to Veterans

Museum of International Cultures Salutes Veterans

Museum of International Cultures Celebrates Veterans Duncanville’s Museum of International Cultures salutes veterans all week Nov. 12-15, with a series of special programs presented by...
Destiny Wagner

Physics Teacher Destiny Wagner Now Teaches A New Course: Self Defense

Darts Champion, Mavericks Fan, Physics Teacher Teaches Self-Defense When Destiny Wagner became a widow at 41 years old, she suddenly felt both alone and unprepared,...
DeSoto City Charter

DeSoto Civic Academy Looks Behind the Scenes

DESOTO – Adults and interested students in DeSoto can get an insider’s look at what it takes to make a city run at the...