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Local young artist to attend premier camp

March 10th, 2015 Comments Off on Local young artist to attend premier camp
Juanito Riveros, age 15, of Rowlett, has been accepted and will attend Interlochen Arts Camp, the world’s premier summer arts program for aspiring artists in grades 3-12. Juanito, the son of Manuel and Mary Hellen, will study the Harp ...

First Choice ER teams up with Operation Gratitude

March 10th, 2015 Comments Off on First Choice ER teams up with Operation Gratitude
First Choice Emergency Room, an Adeptus Health company, is partnering with Operation Gratitude and will be hosting a spring collection drive from March 20-April 4 to support active duty military and veteran communities. The Garland location is at 7050 ...

Richland College to offer EMT program

March 10th, 2015 Comments Off on Richland College to offer EMT program
Richland College is launching a new Emergency Medical Technician program, expanding the college’s health profession programs. The first EMT session begins April 14, and each session will last three months. The sessions will be offered twice per semester. Students ...

Ethridge ES grant to equip students with pedometers

March 9th, 2015 Comments Off on Ethridge ES grant to equip students with pedometers
Ethridge Elementary School physical education teacher Derek Story is beginning to see the truth behind the well-known saying, “Ask and you shall receive.”  Last fall, he applied for his second-consecutive Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 grant. This ...

DECA students compete at state conference

March 9th, 2015 Comments Off on DECA students compete at state conference
Forty-three marketing, finance, hospitality and management students from six high schools represented Garland ISD at the Texas DECA State Career Development Conference Feb. 25-27 in Dallas. “We have some amazing DECA programs across GISD,” said Lakeview Centennial High School ...

Seventy seniors commit to play college, university sports

March 9th, 2015 Comments Off on Seventy seniors commit to play college, university sports
Garland ISD honored 70 high school athletes at the district’s annual Signing Day Ceremony Feb. 4 at the Curtis Culwell Center. The seniors have all signed letters of intent to play a variety of sports, from baseball to rugby, ...

HS soccer playoffs begin

March 9th, 2015 Comments Off on HS soccer playoffs begin
High school soccer playoffs will begin Thursday, March 26 and Friday, March 27. The schedule for the Garland ISD high school boys’ and girls’ teams that will compete at the bi-district level follows: Boys: Region II Bi-District – Class ...

Iona Lee Vines

March 7th, 2015 Comments Off on Iona Lee Vines
July 15, 1923 – March 6, 2015 Iona Lee Vines, 91, passed away Friday, March 6, 2015 in Glen Rose. Graveside service: 2 p.m. Wednesday in Restland Cemetery in Dallas. Iona was born July 15, 1923 in Lawton, OK. ...

Change clocks, smoke alarm batteries

March 6th, 2015 Comments Off on Change clocks, smoke alarm batteries
According to the National Fire Protection Agency, two-thirds of home fire deaths result from fires in homes without a working smoke alarm. I.A.F.F. Local 1293 firefighters remind you to change the batteries in smoke alarms when you change your ...

Reservoir levels low

March 6th, 2015 Comments Off on Reservoir levels low
According to the North Texas Municipal Water District website, reservoir levels remain dangerously low. Continued conservation is necessary and water-saving tips are available at www.ntmwd.com. Reservoir % Full Level Lake Lavon – 3/5/15 57.7 -9.65 Lake Lavon – 2/11/15 ...
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