Monthly Archives: February 2015


Work Plan Increases Spending

DUNCANVILLE, TX – An examination of the Organizational Work Plan, found on the Duncanville city website, shows a $3,500,000 increase in spending from previous levels. There are 25 pages of…

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The Rubber Band Effect

City Elections will be held on May 9, 2015 for Duncanville City Council. During a recent discussion with some Duncanville citizens it came to my mind about the rubber band…


Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk Holds First Town Hall Meeting in Southern Dallas

by Scott Hansen DALLAS, TX – On Monday, February 16, 2015, newly elected Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk held her first town hall meeting at Concord Baptist Church in…

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Giddings, “Students Deserve Experienced and Certified Teachers

AUSTIN, TX – Representative Helen Giddings filed HB 1373 last week. This bill would require school districts with a student enrollment of 5,000 or more to prohibit a student in…


City Council Wastes $215,108.71 Tax Dollars

DUNCANVILLE, TX – The extreme waste of tax payer’s dollars takes many forms in the City of Duncanville. The “Special Meeting Extravaganza” held in the Duncanville Recreation Center this past…

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The Time Has Come!

The time has come, and potential candidates are picking up packets at the city hall. The deadline to file is Friday, February 27, 2015 at 5:00pm. At that time the…

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Duncanville Police Investigate Shooting

DUNCANVILLE, TX – On January 30, 2015 at approximately 6:55am Duncanville Police Officers were dispatched to a shooting call in the 700 block of Hustead St. When officers arrived they…


DeSoto ISD’s Fall Launch of Early Childhood Discovery & Design Academy

DESOTO, TX – DeSoto ISD will be completely revamping one school this summer as Amber Terrace Elementary is converted into the DeSoto Early Childhood Discovery & Design Academy serving all…

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Tales of a Navy Mustang

Author Ed Hudson shared stories about how he earned Navy mustang at the Friends of the Duncanville Public Library January meeting. His Autobiography of a Navy Mustang recounts his military…


CHHS DECA Members Advance to State

CEDAR HILL, TX – On Saturday, January 24, 2015 fourteen CHHS DECA members competed in the District DECA Competition. Nine have advanced to compete in the State DECA competition February 25-27, 2015….