Monthly Archives: June 2015

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Dr Ray to Step Down as Duncanville ISD Superintendent

by Scott Hansen DUNCANVILLE, TX – Dr. Alfred Ray will step down as Duncanville ISD’s superintendent as of June 30, 2015 according to a April 28th press release issued by…

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“Good Luck, Dr. Ray!”

by Becky Hall On July 1st, Duncanville ISD will start a new school year with an interim Superintendent. Last year, after the STAAR assessment scores were announced, I wrote a…

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School Officer Training is Critical for Student Success

By Representatives Helen Giddings and James White AUSTIN, TX – While many issues divided legislators along ideological lines this session, there was one important issue where we all stood united:…

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Monte Anderson Wins Third CLIDE Award

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Thursday, June 18th the North Central Council of Governments honored local developer, Monte Anderson, with his third Celebrating Leadership in Development Excellence (CLIDE) award.  This award was…

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Dignitaries Memorialize Beloved Citizen, Ann Hubener

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Mayor David Green declared June 16, 2015 as a Special Day of Remembrance for Ann Hubener with a proclamation that was formally presented to her daughter and…

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DeSoto ISD Dropout Recovery Program Graduates 84 More Students

DESOTO, TX — WINGS (Where I Now Gain Success) is the DeSoto ISD dropout prevention and recovery program launched in 2005 as an alternative program for students to attend self-paced…

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Lightning Strike Fire Destroys DeSoto Home

DESOTO, TX – A lightning strike set fire to a DeSoto home today according to a tweet from the City of DeSoto. It was reported that units of the DeSoto,…

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“Damn the Torpedoes…”

by Scott Hansen I am not an editorial writer. My duties here at the Suburban keep me busy enough that adding editorials to that list is not an option. This…

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“A Sparkling Wit with an Eccentric Humor”

Edward L. Willimon June 8, 1919 – May 22, 2015 “My memory of names is fading, but colorful flash images of endless scenes which punctuated our lives keep me happy.”…

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3rd Annual Horsemanship Clinic and Horseypalooza

DESOTO, TX – On Saturday, June 13, 2015, the Rollin’ C Ranch in DeSoto will be the site of the 3rd annual Horsemanship Clinic and Horseypalooza. Activities will include a…