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Celebrate the New Year with 10 free trees

Celebrate the New Year with 10 free trees

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Ring in the New Year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January 2017.  By becoming a part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation, new members will receive

Dog on lap while driving: Unsafe and illegal

Dog on lap while driving: Unsafe and illegal

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While driving under the influence was once the major focus of safety on the road, distracted driving of all kinds has gained national attention in recent years. Texting and driving has proven to be

Irving Mayor to be dismissed from Mohamed defamation lawsuit

Irving Mayor to be dismissed from Mohamed defamation lawsuit

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Attorneys for Mohamed Mohamed announced they have agreed to voluntarily dismiss Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne from a lawsuit filed in September 2016 alleging she defamed the plaintiff’s son, Ahmed Mohamed, in connection with

Cardwell artist studies at the Crow Collection

Cardwell artist studies at the Crow Collection

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Junior Melissa Villasenor of Cardwell Career Preparatory Center was chosen to participate in the most recent Artist Residency Program at the Crow Collection of Asian Art. This unique program gives local high school students the

Brandenburg Elementary wins national Made by Milk competition

Brandenburg Elementary wins national Made by Milk competition

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What do you get when you mix cardboard, popsicle sticks, water bottles, straws and 1,244 milk cartons? Ask the fifth grade, gifted and talented students of Brandenburg Elementary School, and they would say: eight

MacArthur musician earns top honor

MacArthur musician earns top honor

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MacArthur senior and tuba player Erik Hernandez-Trujillo achieved the highest honor a Texas music student can receive. After excelling in Area auditions on Jan. 7, Erik placed in the 2017 Texas All-State Band. He is

Texas A&M institute sends up ‘bat signal’ for help from Texas landowners

Texas A&M institute sends up ‘bat signal’ for help from Texas landowners

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By Paul Schattenberg COLLEGE STATION — The Texas A&M Institute of Renewable Natural Resources bat research team is asking Texas residents to help document bat species and populations throughout the state. The institute’s Bat and Hibernacula

Steer clear of student loan scammers with hollow promises, high-pressure tactics

Steer clear of student loan scammers with hollow promises, high-pressure tactics

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PHOENIX – With the U.S. Department of Education reporting that more than 40 percent of all borrowers are late or in default, it’s no wonder fake or unethical student debt relief companies are popping

Lights, camera, action: North Lake College video technology students look forward to careers in TV and film

Lights, camera, action: North Lake College video technology students look forward to careers in TV and film

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By Cesar Canizales. The newscast’s director told one of the camera operators to zoom in on the anchor, then counted down as the show’s opening music started to play. The “jib” (or boom camera) descended

Police announce New Year’s Eve weekend DWI No-Refusal results

Police announce New Year’s Eve weekend DWI No-Refusal results

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The Irving Police Department conducted DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) No-Refusal operations over the New Year’s Eve holiday weekend. The operations took place on the nights of Friday, Dec. 30 and Saturday, Dec. 31 by means