Articles by Mike Flores

The Highlands School Mission Trip Teaches Students Unique Lessons

More than 20 students from The Highlands School (THS) spent spring break in El Carmen in Santa Cruz Naranjo, Santa Rosa, Guatemala on the mission…...

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First UD Reads Program Includes Irving-area Students

Through the University of Dallas’ first UD Reads, students in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, including over 130 Irving-area high school and middle school students, were…...

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Townley Elementary Celebrates 40 Years of Excellence

Irving ISD’s Townley Elementary School celebrated 40 years of educating youngsters as Townley alums and current students honored the school’s anniversary on Friday, Feb. 21…....

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Irving Boulevard Reconstruction to Start in Spring

In September of 2018, the Irving City Council approved a $12 million inter-local agreement between the city, the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) and the North…...

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Basketball Game Bridges Gap Between Police and Community

In support of Black History Month, the Grand Prairie Police Department and area teenagers competed in the fourth annual Hoops for History Game hosted at…...

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Adopt-A-Stream Cleanup Removes Pounds of Plastic From Creek

For the 10th year, Keep Grand Prairie Beautiful and Lockheed Martin worked together to help clean the Trinity River with their Adopt-A-Stream Cleanup. This year,…...

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Irving Parents Upset by Coppell ISD Realignment Plans

Coppell ISD (CISD) plans to realign its school boundaries for the 2019-2020 school year when a new elementary school in Valley Ranch opens. CISD hopes…...

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North Lake Collegiate Academy Opening in Irving

Dallas ISD is expanding college opportunities for high school students through a partnership with North Lake College. In August, the new North Lake Collegiate Academy,…...

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ZestFest Highlights Spicy Foods

Hundreds of spicy food lovers gathered in the Irving Convention Center for three days as the 2019 ZestFest featured some of spiciest, boldest, and most…...

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Irving Police Create First Police-led Mental Health Response Team in Texas

The Irving Police Department (IPD) introduced its new Mental Health Response team in the Criminal Justice Center on Monday, Jan. 24. Under the guidance of…...

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