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Grand Prairie, Texas is located in Dallas County. Zip codes in Grand Prairie, TX include 75053, 75052, and 75050. The median home price in Grand Prairie is $175,000 which is roughly $68/per square foot. More Grand Prairie information.

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18 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Arlington ISD teacher arrested for public intoxicationArlington ISD...

Arlington ISD teacher arrested for public intoxication Officers arrested Arlington ISD teacher Megan Updegraff on campus Friday for public intoxication.

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Yesterday | CBS Local

Police Officers Not Indicted In Teen's Fatal Shooting

A Tarrant County grand jury has declined to indict three Grand Prairie police officers in connection with the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old suspect during a shootout on Christmas Day.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Changes in store as North Texas students head back to school Monday

Most North Texas students head back to school Monday. That means updated schools, new programs and different people in charge.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Former Grand Prairie teacher gets prison in fatal hit-and-run of boy, 6

Lauren Raidy-Brooks looked directly at the woman who killed her 6-year-old son and called it an act of "pure evil."

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Ex-teacher sentenced in fatal hit-and-run of boy

A 54-year-old former suburban Dallas teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the hit-and-run death of a 6-year-old boy last year.

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Business Journal

Six Flags Fiesta Texas plans big changes for 2015

Six Flags Fiesta Texas will unveil plans next Thursday for a makeover that is being billed by management as "the most exciting addition in park history."

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CBS Local

New Program Lets Drivers Pay Warrants During Police Stop

A new approach by some police departments is saving officers time and money, and saving some drivers from a trip to jail! The City of Plano started the program and began recruiting other cities, including Grand Prairie.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Exhibitor Online

Freeman Contact Center Recognized for Outstanding Live Phone Channel...

Freeman has been recognized for contact center operation customer service excellence with its live phone channel for a fifth consecutive year under the J.D. Power Certified Contact Center ProgramSM.

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CBS Local

Former Teacher Tammy Lowe Found Guilty Of Manslaughter

On Thursday morning a jury found a former middle school teacher guilty of manslaughter in the hit & run death of a 6-year old boy.

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KTEN-TV Denison

Ex-teacher guilty in fatal hit-and-run of boy, 6

A 54-year-old former suburban Dallas teacher has been convicted of manslaughter for the hit-run death of a 6-year-old boy run down last year while walking with his mother and baby sister to a store to get candy.

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USA Today

On the Road Again: Howard Jones gets 'Retro'

'New Song' isn't new anymore, but the Retro Futura tour promises a bright '80s flashback.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBS Local

Mom Testifies In Trail Of Teacher Accused Of Deadly Hit & Run

There was a surprise development Tuesday in the trial of a former Grand Prairie teacher accused of a fatal hit-and-run accident that killed a six-year-old boy.

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Star-Telegram.com

Eats Beat: Lots of openings, and a new goal for Glazed

"I want people to sit down and get comfortable," she said this week, still planning new lunch and brunch menus.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

NBC Dallas

Jury Selected for Tammy Lowe Hit-and-Run Trial

After a daylong jury selection procedure, 13 jurors were selected in the trial of Tammy Lowe.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

City by City: Arlington, Northeast Tarrant

Submit items for consideration to citybycity@star-telegram.com . Please include a contact name, email address and phone number.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Former prisoners get second chance through Grand Prairie job program

A large, colorful mural is under construction along Interstate 30 in Grand Prairie.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

North Texas e-News

Region C Water Planning Group to hold public meeting Aug. 18

The Region C Water Planning Group will hold a public meeting 1:00 p.m. Monday, August 18, 2014, at the Trinity River Authority Central Wastewater Treatment Plant as part of the regional water planning process in North Central Texas.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Grand Prairie home destroyed by fire

A two-alarm fire destroyed a Grand Prairie family's home early Thursday morning.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Genealogy 101 workshop in Fort Worth Genealogy Aug. 11 - 17

Aug. 11: Grapevine Namedroppers meet the second Monday of the month in the Presentation Room of the Grapevine Public Library located at 1201 Municipal Way, Grapevine, at 10:30 a.m. for local area support, questions and answers.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Social Eyes: A Knock-Out Affair: Black-Tie Boxing set for Saturday

Hundreds of guests wearing spectacular formal gowns and elegant tuxedos will flow into the Dallas Fairmont Hotel Ballroom filled with flowers, fine china and crystal stemware and a boxing ring for a starry black-tie ball on Saturday that raises money for the worthy projects of the Mid-Cities Chapter of The Links.

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