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Bookworms

Changing young lives with 'a one-on-one connection'

Changing young lives with 'a one-on-one connection'Project Transformation helps develop character, reading skills and self-esteem
  • Bookworms
  • 2 weeks ago
World

Spring break with no beach, no beer... just building

Spring break with no beach, no beer... just buildingThese Michigan students are among the first on an "alternative" spring break in Ciudad Juarez
  • World
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Dallas County

Protest planned at Dallas home of OU student in racist video

Protest planned at Dallas home of OU student in racist videoThe activists are the same group that helped shut down I-35 in November, protesting police-involved shootings.
  • Dallas County
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Dallas County

Racist video could have costly impact on OU's image

Racist video could have costly impact on OU's imageA Dallas teenager admits being one of the University of Oklahoma students signing a racist song last weekend.
  • Dallas County
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Dallas County

Parents of OU student offer apology for racist video

Parents of OU student offer apology for racist videoOne of the University of Oklahoma students involved in a racist video that has gained national attention, prompting the school's president to expel two students, is a graduate of Jesuit College Preparatory School in Dallas.
  • Dallas County
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
National News

OU fraternity closed in wake of racist videos

OU fraternity closed in wake of racist videos"I think it's just a stupid act with a bunch of damn freshmen out drinking on a bus"
  • National News
  • 3 weeks ago
Features

6-year-old goes above and beyond with Jurassic project

6-year-old goes above and beyond with Jurassic projectKonner Coomes built an eight-foot-long, four-foot-tall T-Rex for a first grade assignment on his favorite animal.
  • Features
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Dallas County

Dead owl behind evacuation of Lakewood Elementary

Dead owl behind evacuation of Lakewood ElementaryStudents are safe after being evacuated from a Dallas elementary school Tuesday morning.
  • Dallas County
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Crime

Police: Mesquite ex-principal admits to molesting kids

Police: Mesquite ex-principal admits to molesting kidsPolice say the statute of limitation has run out on prosecuting Vernon Horsley
  • Crime
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
High School

Teen tackles challenges to win state wrestling title

Teen tackles challenges to win state wrestling titleKymber'Lynn Jackson was homeless when she
  • High School
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Collin County

False alarm triggers anxiety in Celina schools

False alarm triggers anxiety in Celina schoolsA smartphone app meant to provide a warning about danger on campus went off accidentally on Monday
  • Collin County
  • 4 weeks ago
Education

'Toxic climate' leads to changes at elementary school

'Toxic climate' leads to changes at elementary schoolParents at Comanche Springs Elementary expressed concern about the school's culture
  • Education
  • 4 weeks ago
Education

No school Monday at Arlington's Moore Elementary

No school Monday at Arlington's Moore ElementaryThe power is out at the school due to a blown transformer
  • Education
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Report: Fort Worth ISD superintendent choice withdraws

Report: Fort Worth ISD superintendent choice withdrawsDr. Joel Boyd had been praised as the district's sole finalist for the position
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Education

Public weighs in on possible new Fort Worth ISD chief

Public weighs in on possible new Fort Worth ISD chiefSome have reservations about the track record of Dr. Joel Boyd
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Education

Decision to cancel school is complicated, FWISD says

Decision to cancel school is complicated, FWISD saysEven though some areas were clear today, others weren't -- and that is enough of a safety threat to cancel school.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Crime

Superintendent: Students investigated in emu death

Superintendent: Students investigated in emu deathTwo Comanche high school seniors have been suspended from extracurriculars as authorities investigate the bird's death
  • Crime
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Alumnus gives historic all-black schoolhouse new life

Alumnus gives historic all-black schoolhouse new lifeRaymond George bought the property 48 years after the schoolhouse closed its doors.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

FWISD moves ahead with superintendent negotiations

FWISD moves ahead with superintendent negotiationsTrustees met behind closed doors Tuesday night to discuss the hire of Joel Boyd
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Paul Quinn College making education more affordable

Paul Quinn College making education more affordableA creative plan uses work programs and open source materials to lower the price of a college education
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Dallas ISD chief under fire after executive shakeup

Dallas ISD chief under fire after executive shakeupSchool board members told Superintendent Mike Miles they are tired of controversy
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Dallas ISD probe clears Nutall of wrongdoing

Dallas ISD probe clears Nutall of wrongdoingBernadette Nutall had been accused of verbally abusing district employees
  • Education
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

New high school's name rankles some Frisco parents

New high school's name rankles some Frisco parentsSome parents think the new school should follow the tradition of other Frisco schools like "Heritage" and "Independence"
  • Education
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Entertainment

Dallas cultural center's archives to be preserved by UNT

Dallas cultural center's archives to be preserved by UNTThe Black Academy of Arts and Letters announced its archives will be preserved by University of North Texas Library.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Relief on the way for recent Everest College students

Relief on the way for recent Everest College studentsAs part of an agreement with the government, Corinthian Colleges has agreed to take steps to compensate former students
  • Education
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Inside Texas Politics (2/8/15)

Inside Texas Politics (2/8/15)Special guest State Sen. Jason Villalba discusses a renewed effort to bring home rule to the Dallas public school system.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Fort Worth ISD trustees unveil choice for new leader

Fort Worth ISD trustees unveil choice for new leaderJoel Boyd, 35, is the superintendent of Santa Fe Public Schools in New Mexico
  • Education
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago