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Grand Prairie Library System Recognized Statewide

GRAND PRAIRIE, TX – On April 20, 2017, the Grand Prairie Public Library System was awarded the coveted “Libraries Change Communities” award, presented by the Texas State Library. Deputy Library…

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Theresa Marie Callahan Tyner

January 22, 1932 – April 19, 2017 Theresa  Marie “Nanny” Callahan Tyner moved with her husband and children to Cedar Hill from Oak Cliff, Dallas, Texas in 1957.  She lived…

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DARSE Visits Austin

AUSTIN, TX – Wearing red tee shirts, Bob Harrison, VaLois Hounsel, Mimi Luna, Wanda Overacker, Ramona Simons, and Marilyn Smith stormed the Capitol as representatives for the Duncanville Area Retired…

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TRTA awards Classroom Assistance Grant to Smith Elementary School

DUNCANVILLE, TX – Congratulations to Oluremi Fadahunsi-Ojo (math tutor, grant writer) and Tara Flatt-Ferguson (Special Education) as recipients of a grant from the Texas Retired Teachers Association to fund their…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…