Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

Get Ready to Vote!

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson During the January, 2017 confirmation hearing for U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions Georgia Congressman John Lewis and New Jersey Senator Corey Booker testified against the Senator from Alabama becoming the nat...

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

Win tickets to 2018 Plano Balloon Festival

Simba The Lion will be soaring up in the skies at the Plano Balloon Festival (Image: mnchilemom/Flickr (CC BY 2.0) “Up, up and away in my beautiful, my beautiful balloon.” We cannot promise you love like the 5th Dimension did in this classic song,...

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

DFW fall sports filled weekend and more

By Tiffany Gilbert, NDG Entertainment Sports fans in the Dallas/Fort Worth area have plenty to choose from because it is not all football. Dirk Nowitzki Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic is Sept. 15 at the SMU Tennis Complex starting at 11 a.m. Come out...

Southwest / Texas - 6 days ago

Dallas ISD exceeds enrollment projection

dptstaff | September 15, 2018 | EDUCATION | Dallas ISD has already surpassed its student enrollment projections for the school year, with more than 156,100 enrolled as of Sept. 7. The district, which originally projected an enrollment of 155,089...

Southwest / Texas - 6 days ago

The Prosecution Rests

The Aransas County DA hasn't prosecuted criminal cases from the Rockport Police Department for more than a year. Is she taking on bad cops or abusing her power? Sat, Sep 15, 2018 at 8:00 pm CST by Ciara O’RourkeSeptember 14, 2018 On the eve...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

FACING THE PAIN OF SICKLE CELL DISEASE

Genice Nelson By: Genice Nelson, D.N.P., APRN, ANP-BC Imagine being taken to the hospital in severe pain, then being dismissed without treatment or care. Now, imagine if you were a physician who was in severe pain, and you were still ignored. How w...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Short Story Contest Finalist: ‘Repeater’

In Jenny Staff Johnson’s “Repeater,” a woman tries to make sense of a murder-suicide next door. Thu, Sep 13, 2018 at 11:28 am CST "Repeater," David Scanavino. Courtesy/Moody Center for the ArtsNatalia Sylvester, guest judge for our 2018 short sto...