Category Archives: News

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New STAAR Report Card Provides Texas Parents Stronger Student-Specific Information, Helpful Resources

AUSTIN, TX – Commissioner of Education Mike Morath has announced that Texas parents will now have access to greater individualized student information with the launch of the new State of…

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Lancaster ISD and the City of Lancaster Unite to Provide Free Internet Access to Students

LANCASTER, TX – In an effort to bridge the ‘digital divide,’ Lancaster ISD has partnered with the City of Lancaster and the Lancaster Veterans Memorial Library to offer free mobile…

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Community Council Seeks Eligible Youth Programs for Funding

DALLAS, TX – Dallas-based nonprofit Community Council is actively seeking to fund community youth development and juvenile delinquency prevention programs that meet a specific criteria. The organization currently has outreach efforts underway…

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Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Releases Statement following Former FBI Director Comey’s Senate Testimony

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Johnson, releases statement following former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee public hearing: “Hearing the live testimony by former FBI Director…

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Lancaster Police Arrest DART Officer

LANCASTER, TX – On Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 3:46 p.m. Lancaster Officers responded to a fight in progress at an apartment pool in the 1600 block of N. Bluegrove…

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UNT Dallas College of Law Earns Provisional Approval

DALLAS, TX – The UNT Dallas College of Law has earned provisional approval for accreditation from the American Bar Association. The ABA Council of the Section of Legal Education and…

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Online Solicitation of a Minor Arrest

GRAND PRAIRIE, TX – On May 5, 2017, the Grand Prairie Police Department arrested Plano resident Weldon Josiah (Joe) Blair, 54, for Online Solicitation of a Minor – Sexual Conduct…

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DFD Gets Careflite Award

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Duncanville firefighters were awarded Great First Responders Awards at the CareFlite Awards ceremony on Monday, May 22 in Arlington. Great First Responders Awards are honored: for going…

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Keep an Eye Out for Danger…

by Scott Hansen Summer vacation… the kids are out of school. The moment they leave the schoolhouse for the last time, they become raging little beasts full of pent up…

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City Donates Shade Structure to RYE

DESOTO, TX — The City of DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department donated a shade structure for the campus garden area at Ruby Young Elementary. The structure will allow classes to…