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Week 4: GISD HS football scores, Sept. 21-22

September 23rd, 2017 Comments Off on Week 4: GISD HS football scores, Sept. 21-22
Photos submitted by Roger Mathis, www.mempics.com and Brad McClendon, www.bhmimages.com   Results from week four of the high school season are below. This week marked the end of non-district play.   NFHS gets win over Sherman HS The Naaman Forest ...

Community shares stories, celebration with Northlake ES

September 20th, 2017 Comments Off on Community shares stories, celebration with Northlake ES
As Garland ISD implements its new Balanced Literacy initiative, which strengthens reading and writing skills, the district recently received support from one community organization. The Garland Altrusa club partnered with Northlake Elementary School to celebrate International Literacy Day Sept. ...

Officers investigate robbery, shooting

September 20th, 2017 Comments Off on Officers investigate robbery, shooting
Just after 4 p.m., Sept. 19, the Garland Police Department responded to the report of a gunshot wound in a parking lot in the 1600 block of Axe Drive. Upon arrival officers observed a Hispanic male who had been ...

Garland post office to host Passport Fair

September 20th, 2017 Comments Off on Garland post office to host Passport Fair
September is National Passport Awareness Month. Do you need to apply for or renew but can’t make it to the post office during normal office hours? The U.S. Postal Service is hosting a helpful event at the main post ...

Crimes reported: Aug. 27 – Sept. 2

September 19th, 2017 Comments Off on Crimes reported: Aug. 27 – Sept. 2
The Garland Police Department has divided the city into 26 districts, numbers vary from 11 to 56.  Listed below are the 176 crimes reported.   Information provided by the Garland Police Department. Crimes broken down by district District 11 ...

Harmony volunteer receives award

September 19th, 2017 Comments Off on Harmony volunteer receives award
Harmony Public Schools is proud to announce that Teresa Cook has been selected to receive the Heroes for Children award. She is representing SBOE District 12 and Harmony School of Innovation located in Garland. Fifteen outstanding school volunteers who ...

Hope Clinic celebrates anniversary

September 19th, 2017 Comments Off on Hope Clinic celebrates anniversary
Hope Clinic, a nonprofit medical facility for uninsured and underserved Garland residents, recently celebrated its 15th anniversary. Facility staff, members of the board of directors and advisory council, volunteers and community members, as well as State Representative Cindy Burkett ...

Health inspections: September 9-15

September 18th, 2017 Comments Off on Health inspections: September 9-15
The Garland Health Dept. conducts weekly inspections of establishments where food is served.  Inspections are performed at day care centers, retirement homes, school cafeterias, restaurants and stores. A failing grade includes anything below 60.  Any establishment that scores less ...

Taylor Pearson completes basic training

September 18th, 2017 Comments Off on Taylor Pearson completes basic training
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Taylor S. Pearson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.   The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, ...

Mr. Mc’s Peanut Brittle made in Garland

September 18th, 2017 Comments Off on Mr. Mc’s Peanut Brittle made in Garland
Don McCormick’s grandmother, Winnell Browning, was given a delicious peanut brittle recipe by her in-laws. She later handed it down to her grandson who is now making the brittle available to the public. Don’s adopted grandmother, who he called ...
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