“SHOUT! The Mod Musical” opens February 16 at the Uptown

This Mod Musical brings back the beautiful birds and smashing sounds that made England swing in the ’60s. With its irresistible blend of hip-swiveling hits, eye-popping fashions and outrageous dance moves, SHOUT! The Mod Musical takes audiences back to the music, style and freedom of the 1960s, and features terrific new arrangements of such classic tunes as “To Sir with Love,” “Downtown,” “Son of a Preacher Man” and “Goldfinger.”

The Ruthe Jackson Center Enchanted Wedding Bridal Open House

Beautiful brides-to-be are invited to step into the enchantment of elegant table and room decor, dazzling bridal gowns, delectable wedding cakes and scrumptious catering menus at Grand Prairie’s Ruthe Jackson Center bridal open house on Tuesday, March 20, 5:30-8:30 p.m. The Ruthe Jackson Center, 3113 S. Carrier Parkway, will feature tastings, trends and tablescapes by wedding experts, planning and design resources, entertainment showcase and upscale bridal fashion. The event is an opportunity to visit the sought-after Ruthe Jackson Center and meet with selected wedding professionals who will share their expertise in floral designs, bridal fashions, décor, wedding fare and more.

Late Wednesday night fire damages house on Gregory Lane

Firefighters battle a smoky house fire that severely damaged a house in the 300 block of Gregory Lane. ©Bob Fitch – 2018

Around 10:30 Wednesday night, the Grand Prairie Fire Department received a report of a house fire in the 300 block of Gregory Lane.

Health Fair at YMCA on February 20