Monthly Archives: July 2015

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Lancaster ISD to Host POWER-UP! Back-to-School Community Festival

LANCASTER, TX – Lancaster ISD will host POWER-UP! – the annual Lancaster Mayor & Superintendent’s Back-to-School Fair and Community Festival on August 15, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m….

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Settlement Raises Questions

DUNCANVILLE, TX – On July 7, 2015, the city council met to discuss the settlement that was reached in the lawsuit that was originally filed against former Mayor Deborah Hodge…


Writing to the Suburban

by Becky Hall Over the last few weeks we have been asked about our policy for letters to the editor. I would like to share it with you one more…


The Meaning of the Health Care Decision

by Eddie Bernice Johnson DALLAS, TX – On June 24th, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld a critical provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)….


Nelson Mandela’s Birthday is Reason to Celebrate

DESOTO, TX – Representative Helen Giddings (D-Dallas) will host Nelson Mandela International Day at St. Luke “Community” United Methodist Church located at 5710 East R.L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75223…

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20th Annual Parade of Playhouses Provides Support for Abused and Neglected Children

DALLAS, TX — Dallas CASA’s 20th annual Parade of Playhouses, presented by Crest Cadillac/Crest Infiniti and the ORIX Foundation, kicks off July 10 at NorthPark Center in Dallas. The 16…


Hastings Construction is Underway

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Construction crews have begun their work on the new Hastings Elementary School. Earth movers and other heavy equipment began excavating Saturday, June 27. They’re clearing out an…

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Duncanville Couple Celebrate 75 Years of Marriage

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Family will gather on July 12th to wish Jessie and Elaine (Bayless) Moore a happy 75th wedding anniversary. They were married in Alvarado, Texas on July 13th…


Duncanville ISD Pre-Kindergarten Registration

DUNCANVILLE, TX – The 2015-2016 Pre-K registration for children who will be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2015 will take place on Tuesday, August 4 from 12:00…

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Local Teacher Studies with Distinguished Scholars

DUNCANVILLE, TX – A Duncanville teacher was selected to attend “From Colonists to Revolutionaries,” a professional development institute sponsored by Humanities Texas, Texas Christian University (TCU) and TCU’s Center for…