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Front row left to right; Mivah Spears, Omiya Chandler, Imani Matt, Sacha Knight, Tievica Jenkins, and Breuna Preston.  Standing left to right; Jasmine Brown and Jenaie Franke, wife of Cedar Hll Mayor Rob Franke.       (Photo: Ramona Logan)

Cedar Hill Girls Supported by Community Women

CEDAR HILL, TX – Seventy women, all professional and community leaders from Cedar Hill, hosted tables at the First Annual Radiant Luncheon for over 450 female students. The luncheon was held…

NU Alumni Team (L-R) Diana Garcia, James Cuff, Ana Garay, Jeremy Hargrave, Virginia Haralson and Natasha Elder

Northwood Texas Partners with Big Brothers Big Sisters

CEDAR HILL, TX – Northwood University had a blast participating in Ellis County’s Big Brothers and Big Sisters Bowl for Kids’ Sake at Hilltop Super Bowl in Waxahachie. Participants were…

TaMyra Burens, left, places a penny atop the card tower she built with fellow LMS student Terlana Ward during the view from the top engineering challenge where the girls competed to built the strongest structure.

Lancaster Middle School GEMS Participate in Hands-On Engineering Activities

LANCASTER, TX – Girl students from Lancaster’s Elsie Robertson Middle School’s Girls Exploring Math & Science (G.E.M.S.) Club put their innovative thinking skills to the test as they built card…

Girls will run several chemical tests to determine what’s in the water at a workshop offered by Canterbury School science teacher Sandi Polewski at the Expanding Your Horizons conference on March 2, 2013. (Photo from 2012 workshop.)

“Expanding Your Horizons” Registration Begins

LANCASTER, TX – The Southwest Dallas County Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is sponsoring Expanding Your Horizons (EYH), a career day conference for girls of grades…

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Masons Donate 181 Dental Kits to DeSoto 1st Graders

DESOTO, TX – About 180 first graders at two DeSoto elementary schools were presented with free prevent tooth decay kits in February. The project, called the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club,…

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Lancaster ISD Child Nutrition Department Continues to Provide Service After School Day Ends

LANCASTER, TX – Providing services beyond the school day to the students of Lancaster ISD has regularly been a common practice. Whether it’s through tutorials, student organizations, college awareness activities…

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Robot to the Rescue

DUNCANVILLE, TX – On Thursday, January 17th, a field test at the DeSoto Fire Station #1 Training Facility demonstrated the synergy that exists between students from Duncanville High School and…