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Better late than never: Garland Shopping Center sign to shine again


Kim Everett | February 25, 2015


Recent revitalization at the corner of Miller and Shiloh roads has been great for Garland and an...more

Council, mayor debate

participation in CNU 23


Kim Everett | February 25, 2015


During the Feb. 16 work session, Garland City Council members and Mayor Douglas Athas discussed participation in and...more



City Council recap:  February 16-17


Kim Everett | February 24, 2015


Fortress Company requests finance grant:  The Fortress Company, with more than 45 years’ experience in developing, manufacturing and marketing...more



Garland firefighters

receive award


Posted February 23, 2015


Two Garland firefighters will receive the Texas Fire Chiefs Association’s Valor Award Feb. 24. Capt. Sid Bolt and Firefighter Shane...more



Power Hour: giving parents

power to help children succeed


Garland ISD | February 23, 2015


With STAAR tests on the horizon, Garland ISD wants to ensure its students are on the right track for...more

Richland College offers summer youth camps


Posted February 21, 2015


Richland College will host three types of youth camps in the science, technology, engineering and math fields...more

Hearts & Hands Food Pantry

helps families in need


Kim Everett | February 21, 2015


The Hearts & Hands Food Pantry started as a small group of members of Axe United Methodist Church...more

Granville Arts Center, Plaza Theatre upcoming schedules announced


Posted February 21, 2015


Check out the February-April performance schedules for the Granville Arts Center and Plaza Theatre...more

GISD commemorates African American History Month


Garland ISD | February 20, 2015


Students across Garland ISD are observing African American history through enlightening attractions...more

Rowlett HS Jazz Ensemble performs

with local community band


Garland ISD | February 17, 2015


The Rowlett High School Jazz Ensemble recently joined forces with the Richardson Community Band...more

Remington College, Carter Blood Care

partner to host 3 Lives Blood Drive


What:  An effort to recruit minority donors and help increase supply, this program has collected over 12,000 pints of blood. Blood collected goes to LOCAL hospitals, medical centers. Anyone over 17 and 110 pounds can donate.


When/Where: Feb. 25, 8:45 a.m.–2 p.m. & 5:30 p.m.–8:45 p.m. - Remington College-Dallas Campus, 1800 Eastgate Drive, Garland

SKYWARN storm spotter training scheduled


City of Garland | February 17, 2015


The National Weather Service in Fort Worth wants to help you prepare for the...more

Mayor Athas appointed to

NLC Steering Committee


City of Garland | February 17, 2015


Garland Mayor Douglas Athas has been appointed to the National League of Cities 2015 Community...more

GCT continues season with ‘Watson: The Last Great Tale of the Legendary Sherlock Holmes’


Posted February 17, 2015


Garland Civic Theatre continues its 47th season with a production...more

Mayor visits with voters at re-election campaign kickoff


Kim Everett | February 17, 2015


Mayor Douglas Athas visited with voters during a re-election campaign kick-off reception...more

City Council recap: February 2-3


Kim Everett | February 16, 2015


Lyles/Tinsley house relocation - City staff’s goal is to have the Lyles/Tinsley house in its permanent location...more

Steadham ES parents experience day with students


Garland ISD | February 14, 2015


More than 200 adults returned to the classroom during Steadham Elementary School’s second...more

HS basketball recap:

February 10


Posted February 13, 2015 -- Photos by Roger Mathis, www.mempics.com


Scores for the GISD high school basketball teams for...more