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Oak Cliff principal's rap video goes viral on Instagram

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — The last thing you would expect to hear on the first day of school is a rap video, but a rap from the principal is exactly what students at John F. Peeler Elementary got. A video that was produced exclusively for a Dallas ISD school in Oak Cliff is making its rounds on social media. It shows poetic justice, rhyming the talents of students at Peeler Elementary School. "The main focus being the students, something that would create excitement to this new school year," John F Peeler Elementary Principal, Tito Salas said.The principal of John F. Peeler Elementary said this...
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Texas dad and former FBI most wanted fugitive convicted of killing 2 daughters 14 years ago

DALLAS (TCD) -- A 65-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after a jury found him guilty of killing his two teenage daughters in 2008. On Tuesday, Aug. 9, the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office announced Yaser Said was convicted of capital murder for the deaths of 18-year-old Amina Said and 17-year-old Sarah Said. The jury reportedly deliberated for three hours before reaching the verdict.
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10-year-old injured in Dallas highway shooting

DALLAS - Dallas police are investigating a shooting that injured a 10-year-old child Wednesday afternoon. The victim was in a car that was struck by gunfire on Highway 175, near S. Belt Line Road. The shooting happened shortly after 1 p.m. According to police, someone in a red vehicle shot...

H-E-B names 2022 Quest For Texas Best finalists

SAN ANTONIO (PRESS RELEASE) — More than 500 Texans threw their hats into the ring submitting 564 products to H-E-B’s 2022 Quest for Texas Best competition. From coffee, cleaners, and confections, to salsas, salamis, and seasonings, H-E-B’s Business Development and Sourcing Managers reviewed a host of products for potential placement on store shelves. H-E-B is pleased to announce the top 10 contestants, who will present their products for final judging on August 24th at Dallas’ Fair Park.

‘Game of Thrones’ themed pop-up event coming to The Whippersnapper bar in Dallas

Winter may not be coming to North Texas anytime soon, but a “Game of Thrones” pop-up event is. The popular fantasy television series “Game of Thrones” wrapped up its eight-season run in 2019, but fans will soon venture back into the fictional world of Westeros when the spinoff series “House of the Dragon” premieres on HBO and its streaming channel HBO Max later this month.

Cheap things to do this week in Dallas,Texas

We're all for saving dollars where we can - every little helps after all! With this in mind, we've hunted high and low to bring you some of the best activities in and near your area with deals of up to 96% off.Looking for the top Dallas,Texas deals that Things To Do has to offer? Here's a rundown of some of the best deals in the city.

Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Dallas, according to Tripadvisor

The development of Italian cuisine mirrors the country’s rich political and geographic diversity. Mediterranean influences bring fish and olives into culinary creations, carefully handcrafted ziti, cavatelli, and other types of pasta hail from southern Italy, and exquisite desserts such as tiramisu find origins in the north—combining for a tasty eating experience renowned for its ability to bring people together.

Summer camp for kids with hearing impairment makes lifelong impact

PARKER, Texas — On a ranch in Parker, there’s a kids camp that looks just like any typical summer camp. Except, kids who come there have one remarkable thing in common. “The kids are the same as me,” said 12-year-old Uzair Qureshi. “They know what I’ve been through.”

Dallas Based American Airlines Cutting Back on Fall Flights

American Airlines has taken steps to reduce its overall September system capacity, including at Philadelphia International Airport.Jan Rosolino/Unsplash. American Airlines is starting to reduce its September system capacity, including at Philadelphia International Airport. According to Fox 4, the airline said that based on available resources, they created an extra buffer for the remainder of the summer schedule. They just implemented some adjustments to their October schedule.
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Garland ISD Shares Healthy Breakfast, Snack Recipes to Start School Year Off Right

This will be a hectic week for parents who are getting kids back to school at some districts across North Texas. Healthy eating might be an afterthought but Garland ISD's experts – along with their new district chef Kevin Jenkins – is here to help with tips and recipe for parents. GISD welcomes students back to class Aug. 8.