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Health inspection report: April 11-15

April 19th, 2016 Comments Off on Health inspection report: April 11-15
Each week the city of Garland Health Department conducts inspections of establishments where food is served.  Inspection sites include day care centers, retirement homes, school cafeterias, restaurants – fast food and dine-in, convenience stores, and grocery stores. A failing ...

Alpha Charter places in UIL competition

April 17th, 2016 Comments Off on Alpha Charter places in UIL competition
Alpha Charter students participated in the University Interscholastic League conference 2A region 2 district 12 academic meet, April 4-6. The computer science contest covers topics in the Java programming language and consists of a 45-minute written test and a ...

Birthday celebration for Garland

April 17th, 2016 Comments Off on Birthday celebration for Garland
The city of Garland will celebrate its 125th birthday during the annual Garland Heritage Celebration, Friday and Saturday, April 22-23. The Heritage Celebration will feature a variety of historical tours, live music, vintage cars and more. On Friday, a ...

Lake Pointe-Richland Campus opens food pantry

April 17th, 2016 Comments Off on Lake Pointe-Richland Campus opens food pantry
Javier Russell, Lead Pastor at Lake Pointe Church–Richland Campus, noticed a need for a food pantry in the area of the church and saw an opportunity to fill it. “Shortly after I became the Lead Pastor of the Richland ...

Hit & run fatality prompts search

April 17th, 2016 Comments Off on Hit & run fatality prompts search
Garland police are searching for a vehicle and its driver involved in a fatality hit & run accident that occurred Friday, April 12. Shortly after 8:30 p.m., officers responded to the report of a pedestrian being struck by a ...

Bussey MS teacher authors book

April 15th, 2016 Comments Off on Bussey MS teacher authors book
Already holding the titles of educator, professional artist and Campus Teacher of the Year, Bussey Middle School’s Kimmy Winnubst has added one more: published author. She recently released “Love Every Child – The Joy of Teaching with Compassion.” A ...

Hail damage at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife

April 14th, 2016 Comments Off on Hail damage at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife
The latest round of spring storms has left its mark on In-Sync Exotics.  Wylie, the location of In-Sync Exotics, was one of the hardest hit areas during the hail storm that struck North Texas April 11 and left massive ...

Woman, child killed in multiple car crash

April 14th, 2016 Comments Off on Woman, child killed in multiple car crash
Yene Rivera, 18 and Sophia Rivera, 4, lost their lives in a multiple car crash April 13 at approximately 11 p.m. on the southbound side of IH-635 near La Prada. Upon their arrival, Garland Police Department officers discovered that ...

Wrong-way driver convicted

April 14th, 2016 Comments Off on Wrong-way driver convicted
On May 16, 2015, Crystal Nuncio, who was employed by the Garland Police Department Communications Unit, was killed in a head on collision by a driver traveling the wrong way on IH-635. Crystal was driving with her two children ...

Crime report: March 20-26

April 14th, 2016 Comments Off on Crime report: March 20-26
The Garland Police Department has divided the city into 26 districts, numbers vary from 11 to 56.  Listed below are the 186 crimes reported. Information provided by the Garland Police Department. Crimes broken down by district District 11 3 ...
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