Monthly Archives: November 2016

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City of Desoto Postpones Holiday Parade as DeSoto High School Eagles Football Team Advances in the Playoffs

DESOTO, TX – “DeSoto is a football town and when our beloved DeSoto High School Eagles advance to the 6A D2 playoffs on the same date and time as our…

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‘Tis the Season to be Stealing: How to Ensure a Safer Holiday While Shopping

DUNCANVILLE, TX – The busiest shopping season is right after Thanksgiving. A time of the year that the Scrooge’s are out to find some great and fantastic deals at your…

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Pet of the Week: Cooper

This week’s pet of the week is Cooper, our own two year old purr machine. Cooper came into our shelter about a month ago as an owner surrendered pet, and…

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Don’t Give Your Pet the Bird!

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Thanksgiving is a joyous time for family and friends to show thanks by getting together over delicious meals and happy celebrations that make for lasting memories. But…

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DeSoto Public Library Hosts “Meet the Author” with Shondra Quarles

DESOTO, TX – All are invited to meet author Shondra Quarles on Saturday, November 26th, from 1 pm – 4 pm. Ms. Quarles is the author of The Teacher Who Didn’t…

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Eagles NEST Prepares DeSoto ISD 5th Graders for Middle School!

DESOTO, TX — DeSoto ISD 5th graders and their families are invited to the Eagles NEST event taking place at each district middle school on Saturday, December 3 from 8…

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Feeding Texas Grant Championed by Rep. Helen Giddings Helping Millions of Hungry Families

AUSTIN, TX – Last session, Rep. Helen Giddings secured a $5.9 million rider to Feeding Texas to provide surplus agricultural products to food banks and other charitable organizations that serve…

DeSoto student Addyson Walton was the grand prize winner of a $1,000 scholarship from MyLifeWerks. The company also donated two tablets that were won by students.

DeSoto ISD Family Academy AND Magnet Showcase – Dual Event!

DESOTO, TX — The Magnet Showcase drew interested families in from Dallas, Mesquite, Waxahachie and all of the Best Southwest to learn about the 15 magnet programs available in DeSoto…

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City of Duncanville to host LEGO® themed Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting

DUNCANVILLE, TX – In celebration of the Christmas Holiday, the City of Duncanville is hosting the annual Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting on Friday, December 2nd, 2016. This year’s festivities…

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Past and Current Service Members Recognized at DeSoto ISD Ceremony

DESOTO, TX — The DeSoto High School JROTC Veteran’s Recognition Assembly honored past and present service members, including Reserves and National Guardsman on November 10 at the school auditorium. JROTC…