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Arts center announces upcoming schedule


Posted August 19, 2014


Check out the upcoming offerings at the Granville Arts Center and...more

Garland Boy Scouts present colors at Firefighters’ Ball


Posted August 18, 2014


Garland’s Boy Scout Troop 10

0 presented the colors for the Firefighter's Ball Saturday, Aug. 16, at...

Garland ranks in top ten affordable cities


Kim Everett | August 18, 2014


According to a study recently conducted by personal investment and finance company NerdWallet and Business Insider, Garland is...more

Drumming up

support for MDA


Posted August 17, 2014


The 2014 MDA Muscle Walk is Saturday, Sept. 20, 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the Ballpark in Arlington...more

City celebrates IH-635

service road project


Posted August 16, 2014


The city of Garland recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony 6 to celebrate the $10 million highway construction...more

District hosts iPad-intensive teacher conference


Garland ISD | August 16, 2014


Demonstrating its dedication to 21st-century learning, Garland ISD armed every teacher with an iPad...more

Sergio Rosa completes

basic training


Posted August 16, 2014


Air Force Airman Sergio M. Rosa graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio...more

Garland Branch NAACP

schedules Freedom Fund Brunch


Posted August 15, 2014


The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Garland Unit, which is celebrating 30 years of serving the Garland community...more

Authorities arrest additional

suspects in apartment break-in


Posted August 15, 2014


The Garland and Mesquite Police Departments, along with U.S. Marshals, have arrested three...more


Galaxy Counseling Center offers

advice on  suicide danger signs


Posted August 13, 2014


With the recent death of actor Robin Williams, suicide and depression is a hot topic.  If you are looking...more

GCT schedules

‘Cabaret’ auditions


Posted August 13, 2014


Garland Civic Theatre has scheduled auditions for “Cabaret.” The book...more

City Council work session,

regular meeting:  August 4-5


Kim Everett | August 11, 2014


Garland’s City Council held its regular meeting and work session Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 4-5...more




Exchange student coordinator

looking for host homes


Posted August 10, 2014


Exchange student coordinator looking for host families for  2014-15 school year for students from Japan, Italy and Germany. Info: 214-207-2595 or www.efexchangeyear.org.

Student safety is every driver’s responsibility

Kim Everett | August 10, 2014

The new school year starts Aug. 25 and it’s the responsibility of all drivers to keep Garland’s children...more

Intruder shot, killed at Garland apartment


Kim Everett | August 9, 2014


Michael Paxton, 18 was shot and killed Aug. 7 approximately 9:30 p.m. when he and three other males...more

Representative Pete Sessions invites SHS student to Capitol


Garland ISD | August 9, 2014


Sachse High School student Angelica Bowlin did not let summer break stop her from having an...more

Water IQ provides outdoor conservation tips

Posted August 6, 2014

As water restrictions remain at Stage 3, all must do their part to conserve. Changes are necessary in...more



Garland residents face

tax, utility rate increases  


Kim Everett | August 6, 2014


City Manager Bill Dollar presented the 2014-15 budget to Mayor Douglas Athas and City Council...more


LCHS student sets

race walking records


Garland ISD | August 6, 2014


When Lakeview Centennial High School student Fiona Dunleavy...more



Letter to the editor: Submitted by Frank Perez


Posted August 5, 2014


Recently, Pete Sessions introduced a resolution to authorize the speaker of the House to file a lawsuit...more