Your first source for news!|Wednesday, January 17, 2018
You are here: Home » Archives for February 2015

Monthly Archives: February 2015

GHS student makes mark in national youth boxing

February 21st, 2015 Comments Off on GHS student makes mark in national youth boxing
While boxing has historically been a male-dominated sport, one Garland ISD student is making a name for herself in the ring. Garland High School junior Annalicia Sustaita won the women’s welterweight division title in the 2015 USA Boxing Junior ...

GMTA hosts recitals, festivals

February 21st, 2015 Comments Off on GMTA hosts recitals, festivals
During the school year, Garland Music Teachers Association has provided students with many performance opportunities. These include a monthly recital series and Christmas Play-a-thon at Macy’s. Students have also played for judges and have received awards and critiques in ...

GISD commemorates African-American Month

February 20th, 2015 Comments Off on GISD commemorates African-American Month
Students across Garland ISD are observing African American history through enlightening attractions and energetic programs this month. Back ES kick-started the celebrations with their African American sitcom-themed Step Team tour Feb. 4. “We included shows that we—the coaches—watched when ...

Student Nutrition Service explores initiatives

February 20th, 2015 Comments Off on Student Nutrition Service explores initiatives
With countless studies linking a well-balanced diet to high academic performance, Garland ISD places an emphasis on providing wholesome meals for every boy and girl. This year, the district introduced Breakfast in the Classroom in 15 schools, providing the most important meal of the ...

RHS jazz ensemble performs with community band

February 17th, 2015 Comments Off on RHS jazz ensemble performs with community band
The Rowlett High School Jazz Ensemble recently joined forces with the Richardson Community Band to present an afternoon of popular compositions at the Eisemann Center in Richardson. “One of the goals of the Richardson Community Band is to offer ...

Mayor visits with voters at re-election campaign kickoff

February 17th, 2015 Comments Off on Mayor visits with voters at re-election campaign kickoff
Mayor Douglas Athas visited with voters during a re-election campaign kick-off reception last week at the Generator Coffee Shop in downtown Garland. He said that a lot has been accomplished during his first term, but there is still much ...

Mayor Athas appointed to NLC Steering Committee

February 17th, 2015 Comments Off on Mayor Athas appointed to NLC Steering Committee
Garland Mayor Douglas Athas has been appointed to the National League of Cities 2015 Community and Economic Development Steering Committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving housing, community and economic ...

SKYWARN storm spotter training scheduled

February 17th, 2015 Comments Off on SKYWARN storm spotter training scheduled
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth wants to help you prepare for the 2015 severe weather season by offering a free class of the SKYWARN severe weather program Saturday, Feb. 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The ...

GCT continues season with ‘Watson: The Last Great Tale of the Legendary Sherlock Holmes’

February 17th, 2015 Comments Off on GCT continues season with ‘Watson: The Last Great Tale of the Legendary Sherlock Holmes’
Garland Civic Theatre continues its 47th season with a production of “Watson: The Last Great Tale of the Legendary Sherlock Holmes” by Jaime Robledo. The play is based on characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It is a ...

City Council recap: February 2-3

February 16th, 2015 Comments Off on City Council recap: February 2-3
Lyles/Tinsley house relocation – City staff’s goal is to have the Lyles/Tinsley house in its permanent location by April 11 for the Heritage Celebration. There will probably not be time for the house to be resting on its foundation ...
Page 2 of 512345