Early voting for the May 6 election opens April 24

Early voting for the May 6 joint general and special elections, Grand Prairie City Council and Grand Prairie ISD Board of Trustees, begins on April 24.

Dates and Times:

Monday, April 24, 2017 through Friday, April 28, 2017 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, April 29, 2017 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday, April 30, 2017 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Monday, May 01, 2017 through Tuesday, May 02, 2017 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Seventy-five riders take part in police motorcycle skills competition

Grand Prairie Police Officer Chris Scott at the 7th Annual Spring Classic Police Motorcycle Training and Skills Competition hosted by the Grand Prairie Police Department. ©Bob Fitch – 2017


The Grand Prairie Police Department Motor Unit hosted the 7th Annual Spring Classic Police Motorcycle Training and Skills Competition, April 19-22 at Grand Prairie Premium Outlets.

Lone Star Park opens 2017 Thoroughbred Racing season


Photos by Bob Fitch – ©2017

Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie celebrated its 20th anniversary as live Thoroughbred racing opened Thursday to start an event packed weekend with exciting racing, live music, fan giveaways and more.