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Week 8: GISD HS football results; Mustangs remain unbeaten

October 24th, 2017 Comments Off on Week 8: GISD HS football results; Mustangs remain unbeaten
Photos submitted by Roger Mathis, www.mempics.com and Brad McClendon, www.bhmimages.com and Joe Diehl, www.jbdphotos.com   Mustangs defeat Raiders The Sachse Mustangs (7-0) remained unbeaten after defeating the North Garland Raiders (2-6) by a final score of 52-8.   Christian ...

Health Dept. inspections: Oct. 16-20

October 23rd, 2017 Comments Off on Health Dept. inspections: Oct. 16-20
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 ...

Garland woman wins Golden Chick Sweepstakes

October 23rd, 2017 Comments Off on Garland woman wins Golden Chick Sweepstakes
Friday, Oct. 20, the Dallas-based chicken restaurant, Golden Chick, held two check presentations at their location off Meadow and North Central Expressway.   One check went to the American Red Cross in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, and ...

Don’t miss ‘Slow Dancin’ with my Tractor!’

October 21st, 2017 Comments Off on Don’t miss ‘Slow Dancin’ with my Tractor!’
Actors Anonymous Theatre Company is proud to present its 40th production in its 20th year! The Drama Kings & Queens are back with Slow Dancin’ with my Tractor! A new original redneck musical comedy written by Lory Alison (book), ...

Police investigate shooting of teen

October 21st, 2017 Comments Off on Police investigate shooting of teen
Update:  A 15-year-old male juvenile shot in a Garland park Oct. 20 around 5 p.m. HAS died from his injuries and detectives are investigating his death as a murder.   It is believed that the juvenile went to the ...

Police investigate murder

October 21st, 2017 Comments Off on Police investigate murder
Just before 1:30 a.m. Oct. 20, the Garland Police Department responded to the report of someone shot in the 900 block of East Linda Drive.  When officers arrived they found a female in the front yard of her residence ...

Nutribiotech USA to expand operation

October 20th, 2017 Comments Off on Nutribiotech USA to expand operation
Nutribiotech USA, a Garland-based nutritional supplement manufacturer, will expand their current R&D and production facilities with a $100+ million capital investment. As agreed, they will grow their North American operations footprint from an existing 60,000-square- foot facility to more ...

Mayor announces intention to resign

October 18th, 2017 Comments Off on Mayor announces intention to resign
Mayor Douglas Athas announced his plan to step down at the Oct. 17 City Council meeting and said that he will announce the effective date soon.   The announcement came after a 6-3 vote to demolish the National Guard ...

Health Department inspections: Oct 9-13

October 17th, 2017 Comments Off on Health Department inspections: Oct 9-13
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 ...

Safety Fest draws large crowd

October 17th, 2017 Comments Off on Safety Fest draws large crowd
The Garland Fire Department’s Safety Fest drew 1,400 visitors this year, an increase of 500 from the 2016 event.   According to Merrill Balanciere of the GFD, the department received positive feedback from the visitors.   There were activities ...
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