Monthly Archives: April 2015

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Kristi Beaty Celebrates 25 Years at Duncanville HS

By Scott Hansen DUNCANVILLE, TX – Duncanville High School Hit Hats past and present gathered last Saturday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their leader, Kristi Beaty. Kristi, who herself…

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It’s Election TIme!

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Election time is around the corner. Early voting begins April 27 and continues thru May 5. Election Day is May 9, 2015. The deadline to register and…

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Editorial: We Finally Agree!

I was recently driving around town and observing the plethora of signs for this year’s election. As I passed one sign I started to chuckle; it was one of Patrick…

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Letters to the Editor

DISCLAIMER: The opinions expressed in Letters to the Editor or by guest columnists are theirs alone, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or policies of The Suburban Newspaper. The…

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More Scandals in Store for City Council?

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Former city employee, Dennis Schwartz, has filed to run for the city council District 1 seat. Mr. Schwartz, Duncanville’s former Public Works Director, is running against Don…

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New Bill Seeks to Improve Equity of ‘Robin Hood’ Plan

AUSTIN, TX – Representative Helen Giddings (D-Dallas) joined several of her colleagues in the announcement of House Bill 1759 (by Aycock) which would improve the existing system of school finance,…

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Abused Children Can’t Wait

DALLAS, TX – Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) announces the hiring of Kersten Rettig as its new Director of Development. Ms. Rettig most recently served as the Chief Marketing…

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Early Childhood Education Summit Hosted by Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Brings Hundreds Together to Collaborate

DESOTO, TX – While College and Career Readiness and STEM programs are a heavily promoted feature of most school districts, many are now shifting more attention and resources toward Early…

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DeSoto Public Library is Looking for Teen Volunteers!

DESOTO, TX – Teens ages 13 – 18 are encouraged to apply for the DeSoto Public Library’s seven week Teen Summer Volunteer Program (TSVP). The program will give teens confidence…

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DeSoto ISD Launches ‘BUZZ TO GET IN!’ Safe School Entrances

(DESOTO, TX) – DeSoto ISD is enhancing school security again! Starting Monday, April 6, visitors wishing to access a campus during school hours will use a buzzer system. All doors…