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July 31, 2014

Lamar Elementary not to house immigrant children

At a news conference Thursday afternoon, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced that immigrant children will not be coming to temporary shelters in North Texas. One of the proposed shelters was the vacant Lamar Elementary school.

Health and Human Services officials told Jenkins that with the recent drop in the number of children crossing the border, current shelters along the United State and Mexico border are able house the children.

July 30, 2014

"Who Wrote the Book of Love" opens August 8 at the Uptown Theater

Texas Family Musicals' "Who Wrote the Book of Love" plays August 8,9,10 at the Uptown Theater. Take a trip down memory lane with this new 60's musical comedy where a group of friends are trying to fulfill their dreams of stardom and 57 Chevys. This fresh new show will remind you of a time when life was simpler and your summer nights were filled with music, laughter and romance.