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Obituary: Robert Bruce Price

December 27th, 2015 Comments Off on Obituary: Robert Bruce Price
August 4, 1941 – December 19, 2015 Robert Bruce Price, born Aug. 4, 1941, passed away Dec. 19. He will be missed by his wife Linda, his children Leslie LaMastus and husband Robert of Plano and Joel Bruce Price ...

Crime report: December 6-12

December 27th, 2015 Comments Off on Crime report: December 6-12
The Garland Police Department has divided the city into 26 districts, numbers vary from 11 to 56.  Listed below are the 211 crimes reported. Information provided by the Garland Police Department. District 11 5 District 12 5 District 13 ...

City receives Greater Dallas Planning Council award

December 27th, 2015 Comments Off on City receives Greater Dallas Planning Council award
Garland has earned accolades for how the city works toward growing Garland’s prosperity. The city of Garland Planning Department was recently awarded an Honorable Mention for the preparation of the Forest/Jupiter Transit-Oriented Redevelopment Plan. The Greater Dallas Planning Council ...

Deadly tornado rips through Garland, Rowlett

December 26th, 2015 Comments Off on Deadly tornado rips through Garland, Rowlett
A tornado that went through southeast Garland earlier tonight caused extensive damage and has left numerous people without shelter for the night. Mayor Douglas Athas has declared a state of emergency. Five people have been confirmed dead and many ...

Breanne Strawn named Jupiter Chevrolet’s Teacher of the Month

December 26th, 2015 Comments Off on Breanne Strawn named Jupiter Chevrolet’s Teacher of the Month
For the second consecutive month, Classical Center at Brandenburg Middle School has claimed Jupiter Chevrolet’s Teacher of the Month title. Choir Director Breanne Strawn was surprised with a specially wrapped SUV Dec. 15. “I am shaking. I do not ...

Impact Garland to combat drug abuse

December 26th, 2015 Comments Off on Impact Garland to combat drug abuse
Drug Prevention Resources, Inc. is working to implement Impact Garland, a drug prevention program that focuses on alcohol in people ages 12-20 and prescription drug abuse in people ages 12-25. DPRI’s plan for prevention includes the formation of a ...

GISD Education Foundation rewards staff, recognizes partners

December 26th, 2015 Comments Off on GISD Education Foundation rewards staff, recognizes partners
GISD Education Foundation rewards staff, recognizes partners The Garland ISD Education Foundation started the giving season early, surprising dozens of staff members with grants and scholarships Dec. 2-3. The Prize Posse delivered more than $30,000 in grants and $4,500 ...

GISD adopts Salvation Army angels

December 23rd, 2015 Comments Off on GISD adopts Salvation Army angels
For more than 20 years, Garland ISD has helped provide holiday gifts to children through the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program. This year, campuses and departments throughout the district provided approximately 1,420 gifts to 229 angels, showing GISD’s dedication ...

SHS athlete is Under Armour Receiver of the Year

December 22nd, 2015 Comments Off on SHS athlete is Under Armour Receiver of the Year
Devin Duvernay, a standout receiver from Sachse High School, has been announced as the 5A-6A Under Armour Receiver of the Year. A panel consisting of former football players and coaches selected the winners from a list of finalists provided ...

ORIX Foundation raises $160,000 for Jonathan’s Place

December 21st, 2015 Comments Off on ORIX Foundation raises $160,000 for Jonathan’s Place
Rallied by the opportunity to help provide a safe and loving home to children who have been abused, abandoned or neglected, employees of Dallas-based ORIX USA came together this holiday season to raise $160,000 for Jonathan’s Place. This year’s ...
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