DeSoto Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Continue reading Can the Dallas NAACP regain its footing and keep MLK's dream of equality alive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    Fortunately, its new president, Aubrey C. Hooper, is vowing to revitalize the local chapter of the nation's preeminent civil rights organization by drawing fresh, young blood into its folds and staying on point. Bear in mind that Hooper, 34, is a man with many hats: The current vice president of DeSoto's public schools board is gearing up to seek a third term in May. He's also the second vice president of the Texas State Conference of NAACP Branches and an active member of the NAACP's national board of directors.

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  2. Palomar Modular Buildings Completes Utpb Stem Academy ExpansionRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... nearly 600 students. The new expansion buildings will house the STEM Academy's fifth through eighth grade students. DeSoto, Texas based Palomar Modular Buildings was awarded the UTPB STEM Academy expansion construction project. The expected ...

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  3. TCU News: Frog Hoops Upends the HornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Frogs O' War

    ... here but not as many big bodies as what we used to have." The Frogs' highest rated recruit is QB Shawn Robinson (DeSoto), the highest rated player ever at that position to sign with TCU. Enrolling later this month, Robinson is likely to compete for ...

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  4. New school grading system looks pretty harshRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    ... information from TEA on the methodology of the new system, however, this continued attack on public schools, your DeSoto public schools, is an attack on the foundation of our country," superintendent David Harris said in a prepared statement on ...

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  5. Analyzing top offseason priorities for Front Range college football programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... 2011. The Buffs seemingly lost one of their key recruits Saturday when four-star offensive lineman Xavier Newman of DeSoto, Texas, tweeted that he was decommitting from CU. Avoiding more recruiting setbacks between now and signing day will be key to ...

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  6. School superintendent writes children's book on her jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... that "a lady came from miles and miles away." Grover came to Grand Island from her job as an administrator with the DeSoto Independent School District in DeSoto, Texas, which is a suburb on the southwestern side of Dallas. The book then describes ...

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  7. Even high-performing schools get D's and F's in Texas' new grading systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... information from TEA on the methodology of the new system, however, this continued attack on public schools, your DeSoto public schools, is an attack on the foundation of our country," superintendent David Harris said in a prepared statement on ...

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  8. Street Sanding Policy for City of DeSotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    ... Particular attention will be paid to Belt Line, Cockrell Hill and Chattey Roads. It is the policy of the City of DeSoto not to sand residential streets or alleys unless it is needed to assist with access for an emergency vehicle. Special requests ...

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  9. DeSoto's Public Utilities Division Offers Free Water University ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    DeSoto Public Utilities Department has partnered with Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center to offer a series of water efficiency and landscape maintenance classes focused on techniques to conserve water and reduce monthly water bills. These classes are free of charge to DeSoto residents, but will require registration.

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  10. After tough match with DeSoto, Wolves back in district gauntletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    The Mansfield Timberview boys basketball team has not dodged any opponents in the non-district schedule, and the recent Whataburger Tournament was no exception. The Wolves took on 6A power house DeSoto in the holiday tournament and lost by 10 points, and coach Duane Gregory said he knew his team would be tested at the competition.

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  11. 23rd Annual Daddy Daughter Dance - Feb. 4thRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | City of DeSoto

    Tickets go on sale January 5, 2017 and must be purchased in advance at the DeSoto Recreation Center. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

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  12. Star Telegram Area Basketball RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... went 2-1 in the Byron Nelson tourney. No. 4 in 5A. 6. Mansfield Timberview (14-5); Previous (7): Lost to 6A champ DeSoto before reeling off three-straight wins for Whatabuger consolation championship. No. 7 in 5A. 1. Mansfield Timberview (20-2); ...

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  13. Glenn Heights reimburses mayor for cruise missed during tornado recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    ... should have to suffer a loss like that," he told WFAA. Glenn Heights is a city of about 12,000 people just south of DeSoto. Other larger cities offer paid positions for City Council; in 2014, Dallas approved a pay raise for its mayor and council ...

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  14. Back to Art - Reception and Jazz ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | City of DeSoto

    The DeSoto Arts Commission presents Back To Art, a free event featuring information on programs offered by our 2017 grant partners; DeSoto Art League, Concerned DeSoto Citizens, Texas Winds Musical Outreach, the DeSoto 4Seasons Music Series, and Dallas Area Writers Group as well as a preview of what we have planned for 2017. We will also kick-off our Forth Friday Concert Series with special performances by the Plus One Jazz Group and vocalist Stephanie Sallie and Linny Nance on Keyboards.

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  15. The Ultimate Tailgate TakeoverRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2016 | City of DeSoto

    DeSoto Parks & Recreation invites you to join us on Sat. January 7th from 11am to 1pm as we celebrate our Class 6A State Champions - the DHS Eagles Football Team, the Boys Basketball Team and the Girls & Boys Track teams of 2016

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  16. Hokies' Jerod Evans uses high expectations born out of his early days in football as motivationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... point of view, Jerod didn't have the option of failing, or he'd get stuck playing linebacker, where the coaches at DeSoto High in the Dallas suburb of DeSoto, Texas, originally planned to put him. With that ultimatum, the seed for Jerod's ...

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  17. Tristen Wallace, Darrian Franklin Under Investigation for Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | BleacherReport

    ... after he decided to redshirt. Wallace went a similar route after he turned heads as a standout athlete prospect at DeSoto High School in DeSoto, Texas. A 6'4'', 235-pound receiver, Wallace redshirted despite projecting as an instant-impact ...

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  18. No Disruption of Trash Services During the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | City of DeSoto

    The City's solid waste contractor, Republic Waste, will be collecting live Christmas trees for recycling on Wednesday, December 28th and Wednesday, January 4th. If you have any questions regarding your trash service or tree pickup, please call the City of DeSoto Action Center at 972.230.9600.

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  19. The Goodbuy Purchasing Cooperative Approves Palomar Modular Buildings ...Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... , retail, healthcare, education and multifamily housing . The company's state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in DeSoto, Texas, is staffed with a dedicated team of skilled tradesmen and production managers that have produced hundreds of modular ...

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  20. The Squeeze: Trevor Siemian buys offensive linemen Christmas presentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Denver Broncos

    ... My partner @Skittles hooked the whole team up! #Horsepower pic.twitter.com/UtFnOuMQE3 is the pride and joy of Desoto, Texas, but it looks like there might be even more talent coming out of Desoto. Miller's former high school, Desoto High, won its ...

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