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Sandra Jean Bambico

December 10th, 2015 Comments Off on Sandra Jean Bambico
Sandra Jean Bambico, age 69, of Garland, Texas, passed away on December 6, 2015.   She is survived by her mother, Doris Yelton of Jefferson City, Missouri, sister Susan Shuart of Lincoln, Nebraska, daughter and son-in-law Kristin and Kenny Morgan ...

Special Ones Network celebrates Christmas

December 9th, 2015 Comments Off on Special Ones Network celebrates Christmas
The Special Ones Network celebrated the holiday season with a Christmas party Sunday, Dec. 6 at the Hella Temple Shrine. This is the eighth year that Kristal and Dean Davis have organized and hosted a Christmas celebration for special ...

Jordan C. Pinson completes basic training

December 9th, 2015 Comments Off on Jordan C. Pinson completes basic training
U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Jordan C. Pinson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, ...

HFHGG welcomes new staff members

December 9th, 2015 Comments Off on HFHGG welcomes new staff members
Habitat for Humanity of Great Garland recently announced the addition of three new employees. Diane Donaldson is the new receptionist/administrative assistant. She recently moved to Wylie from Illinois where she had spent 18 years with Wells Fargo in the mortgage ...

Letter to the editor: A call for more cancer research funding

December 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Letter to the editor: A call for more cancer research funding
Hope is critical to the fight against cancer. Whether it’s hope for a better treatment or just a better day, hope is what keeps most patients going; it’s also what’s on the horizon on capitol hill when it comes ...

Special needs students celebrate Christmas

December 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Special needs students celebrate Christmas
Sachse’s Northplace Church, the Knights of Columbus and the Catholic Daughters joined forces to provide a Christmas party for Garland ISD’s special needs students Friday, Dec. 4. The Christmas party, which was started approximately 40 years ago by the ...

Intrinsic Brewery opening draws large crowd

December 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Intrinsic Brewery opening draws large crowd
The long-awaited grand opening of Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery began with a line of customers waiting outside for the doors to open Saturday, Dec. 5. The newest downtown Garland business didn’t disappoint those who waited. There was a large, ...

Fabiola Ramirez completes basic training

December 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Fabiola Ramirez completes basic training
U.S. Army Reserve Pvt. Fabiola Ramirez has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice ...

Sam Houston MS raises money for cancer support

December 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Sam Houston MS raises money for cancer support
Thinking pink for breast cancer awareness month, Sam Houston Middle School hosted a fun run to raise money for the Cancer Support Community of North Texas. “We have raised money in previous years but wanted to give students the ...

Run club helps Freeman ES students reach fitness goal

December 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Run club helps Freeman ES students reach fitness goal
Before the sun fully rises, 15 Freeman Elementary School students begin lacing their shoes in pursuit of a fitness goal and healthy lifestyle. The campus’ new run club can be seen pounding pavement every Tuesday and Thursday morning, along ...
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