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Prosper cheerleader damages spinal cord in tumbling accident

PROSPER, Texas - The Prosper community is rallying around a cheerleader who was seriously injured in a tumbling accident. Family friends say while the prognosis is not good for Makayla Noble, 16, they are praying for a miracle. "Mack is such a bright light, she's such a lover and a...
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Dallas News

Man, 26, fatally shot during robbery in north Oak Cliff, Dallas police say

A 26-year-old man was fatally shot and another man was injured Tuesday night during a robbery in north Oak Cliff, Dallas police say. No suspects have been identified. Police were dispatched about 10:20 p.m. to the Grand Estates at Kessler Park Apartments at 1520 N. Beckley Ave., near Interstate 30 and Methodist Dallas Medical Center, where they found Roberto Escamilla Santoyo on the ground with a gunshot wound.

Barrett found guilty of human trafficking charge

A Hunt County woman has been found guilty of using her adopted children as slave labor in a puppy mill operation. Jurors in the 354th District Court Tuesday afternoon convicted Barbara Barrett of Greenville on an indictment of trafficking of persons-continuous. The sentencing phase of the trial was reportedly underway...

Look inside this spooky Texas home for sale with its own karaoke stage

Looking for a house perfect for hosting parties or to film a low-budget slasher movie? This is it. Another Texas home has been featured on Zillow Gone Wild, and it's really leaning into the spooky vibes of the Halloween party season. Mainly, it looks like Count Dracula himself would take a nice nap in this purple bedroom if vampires actually took naps.
NBC Dallas-Fort Worth

Waitress Tells Couple to Remove Masks or Leave Restaurant

A Dallas-area couple says they were recently asked by a restaurant to either take off their face masks or leave the establishment. Natalie Wester and Jose Lopez said they were meeting friends at Hang Time Sports Grill & Bar in Rowlett on the night of Sept. 10 and that after placing an order for drinks and an appetizer their waitress said they needed to remove their face masks or leave.
Dallas News

Before H-E-B lands in D-FW, here’s how the most competitive U.S. grocery market looks now

As H-E-B plans its entry into Dallas-Fort Worth late next year, Walmart, its Sam’s Club and Kroger now control more than half of the D-FW grocery market. The combined market share of No. 1 Walmart and No. 5 Sam’s jumped to 34.2% this year vs. 29.9% in 2019 before the pandemic started. The numbers were compiled by Chain Store Guide and are for groceries only, not pharmacy or general merchandise sales.
Dallas News

Summer Moon ‘wood-fired’ coffee shop expands to Celina

Known for oak-roasted coffee and Moon Milk, a house-made creamer with secret ingredients, Summer Moon Coffee has opened a new location in a 100-year-old building in downtown Celina. Inspired by 19th century coffeemakers, Summer Moon beans are hand-roasted in wood-fired brick ovens. This gives the brew a smooth, non-acidic flavor....

The Spread: Will Dallas Flock To A Drake-Owned Chicken Spot?

Drake Invests In A Hot Chicken Spot With An Expanding North Texas Footprint, A Rowlett Restaurant Bans Masks, Break-Ins Take Place Across The City & More. , our weekly feature that aims to share all the area restaurant, food and beverage industry news that’s fit to print. Except, this is the Internet, so space isn’t a concern. Also: Good thing, because this is Dallas and this town always has breaking restaurant news going down like whoa.

New Choctaw Casino Expansion Is a Win for Choctaw Nation, Oklahoma, and North Texas

If you’ve been waiting for the “new” Choctaw Casino in Durant, OK to open, the wait is over. Located on Hwy 69 about an hour and a half drive from Dallas, the newly expanded hotel and casino welcomes North Texans to an elevated experience. “We wanted to create a resort and gaming experience unlike any other, and I am proud to say the expansion rivals anything you would find in Las Vegas,” said Heidi Grant, executive officer of gaming and hospitality for Choctaw Nation.
Dallas Observer

Best Place to Play Late-Night Bingo

Situated right off the highway, I-30 Bingo may not get you totally rich, per se, but you still have the chance to win some serious cash at this frills-free little bingo hall. Open Wednesday through Thursday, I-30 pays out $5,000 in cold cash each day. On Thursdays, you might just win yourself a brand new television. On Sundays, you could even win a computer. Plus, it's open late on the weekdays and weekends, so it's the perfect spot for wholesome fun in Dallas after you've wrapped up a night of drinking and general debauchery.
Dallas Observer

Erykah Badu Will Walk Rihanna’s Savage Fashion Show But Can't Say Much About It

Erykah Badu is returning to modeling this week for one of the biggest fashion events of the year, as a surprise guest for Rihanna’s third annual Savage X Fenty fashion show. The show is set to premiere worldwide Sept. 24 on Amazon Prime, and the Dallas-based musician appears alongside a Rihanna-recruited all-star cast including Cindy Crawford, Nas, Ricky Martin and many more for the event filmed at The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in Los Angeles. The fashion show will be available for streaming in 240 countries and territories.

This mom's Instagram-worthy high tea setup in Dallas metro serves beauty and good times wrapped in one

The most quintessential high tea custom is not complete without fancy tablescape, tiered cake stands and mouth watering tea compliments. And of course, an assortment of exotic teas! However, high tea parties can be modified to fit a theme, from classic to just an elegant affair to a casual picnic. This Dallas-based mom's high tea setups are beautifully done, with an elegant canopy or sunbrella setup, prettiest table linens and stylish tablescape. In this week's mom owned small businesses, I am featuring this Dallas-based business 'High Tea Canopy' that will appease your event needs in a very sophisticated way!