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Texas A&M explores what firefighters can reveal about PTSD risk

Texas A&M explores what firefighters can reveal about PTSD risk

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Firefighters are exposed to a range of potentially traumatic stressors in their jobs, and many cope perfectly fine. However, a not-insignificant percentage of them develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and

Singley teacher earns regional award

Singley teacher earns regional award

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Ana Snider, Spanish teacher at Singley Academy, has been awarded the College Board’s AP (Advanced Placement) Award for Administrators in the southwestern region, which serves students and educators in Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and

Lakota warrior Eagle Elk honored in iconic image

Lakota warrior Eagle Elk honored in iconic image

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For decades, descendants of the fierce Lakota warrior Eagle Elk shared stories of his bravery in battles and prowess in hunting. Yet family members worried Eagle Elk’s legacy would someday be forgotten. No longer. An

Texas home sales, prices set annual records for second year in a row 

Texas home sales, prices set annual records for second year in a row 

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AUSTIN, Texas — Texas home sales volume and home prices reached all-time highs for the second year in a row in 2016, according to the 2016 Texas Real Estate Year in Review Report released Feb. 21

TXU Energy donates trees for outdoor learning

TXU Energy donates trees for outdoor learning

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Thanks to the generosity of TXU Energy, three Irving ISD learning spaces were beautified this week with a spread of new fruit trees. In partnership with Texas Trees Foundation, TXU Energy donated 18 native

Irving Fire Department hosts annual banquet

Irving Fire Department hosts annual banquet

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Photo: 2016 IFD Award Recipients / Courtesy Photo The 2017 Irving Fire Department Annual Awards Banquet was held at the DFW Marriot in Las Colinas on Saturday, Feb. 11. Guests included several area elected officials

Radio Host Honors Elliott Teacher

Radio Host Honors Elliott Teacher

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ESPN 103.3 FM Automotive Edge radio show made a surprise visit to Elliott Elementary School and announced fourth grade teacher Sandy Brown as February Teacher of the Month. Parents Sandra Aguilar, Niki McClure and Mary

Police investigate aggravated robbery

Police investigate aggravated robbery

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The Irving Police Department is investigating an Aggravated Robbery offense that occurred on Feb. 15 at approximately 3:30 a.m. in the 1000 block of Fouts Drive. The suspects entered the residence while the occupants of

Irving ISD Students Ink Letters of Intent

Irving ISD Students Ink Letters of Intent

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On National Signing Day Feb. 1, 13 Irving ISD students signed official letters of intent to compete at the collegiate level. The district held ceremonies at MacArthur and Nimitz high schools to recognize those

Warmest Nov-Jan weather on record since Dust Bowl days

Warmest Nov-Jan weather on record since Dust Bowl days

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By Adam Russell COLLEGE STATION – A pattern of wet weather lies ahead for much of the state following a dry winter, said the state climatologist. The rain could mean a short-term reprieve for much of the