Join Mayor Ron Jensen for the Get Fit Mayor’s “No Frills” 5K and Chase the Chiefs 1-Mile Fun Run through downtown Grand Prairie on Saturday, April 7. Participants will meet at Market Square, 120 W Main St, at 8:15 a.m. for the Fun Run and 8:45 a.m. for the 5K. This is a fun, “no frills” event with no race numbers and no cost to enter.
Grand Prairie will be the first city in the nation to bring Texas A&M’s legendary Big Event, adopted by 125 university campuses nationwide, to a municipality. The Grand Prairie Big Event was initiated by Councilwoman Jorja Clemson, who learned of the Big Event through her grandson, who attends Texas A&M.
A package was found on the front steps of Grand Prairie High School around 7:45 am Monday morning.
School district spokesman Sam Buchmeyer said with the recent events in Austin, the district contacted the Grand Prairie Police.
Today, Texas State Senator Kelly Hancock announced the March 2018 Mobile Office Hours schedule for Senate District 9. The program is an effort to assist local residents who need help resolving an issue with a state government agency.