Monthly Archives: April 2017


Women Invited for Noon-time  Friendship Chats

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Take time out from your busy life to meet some new friends on Saturday April 22, from 12:00 to 1:00pm at the Museum of International Cultures. Bring…


The Meaning of Good Friday

Good Friday is a Christian holiday that is celebrated every year on the Friday proceeding Easter Sunday. Good Friday commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary,…

Duncanville Sign

Back Taxes Raises Questions of Eligibility for Council

DUNCANVILLE, TX – This week the Suburban Newspaper received the following Letter to the Editor: Dear District 5 Voters, One of the citizens of District 5 discovered and forwarded the…


TUMC Hosts Author Missy Buchanan and CareVan Immunization Clinic

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Author Missy Buchanan will speak at Trinity United Methodist Church Saturday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. about “Aging as a Family Affair.”  She offers a look at…


First Place in Cattle Show

DUNCANVILLE, TX – John Thomas, 13, of Duncanville, took 1st place showing a female Santa Gertudis in the 2017 Van Zandt County Fair Cattle Show held in Canton on April…


Lancaster Middle School Students Use Aquaponics to Grow Food

LANCASTER, TX – Elsie Robertson Lancaster STEM Middle School (LMS) students dined on food they grew in the classroom at their Lettuce Harvesting Luncheon in March. The organic produce was…


TCU Awards Four DHS Seniors Over $1 Million in ‘Community Scholars’ Scholarships

DESOTO, TX — In just the eighth year of participating in the fifteen-year-old program, DeSoto High School students are proving their worth to the Texas Christian University’s Community Scholars program….