Fitch Affirms Garland, TX's Water & Sewer Revs at 'AA+'; Outlook Remains Negative
UNCERTAINTY IN FINANCIAL POSITION: The Negative Outlook incorporates the likelihood of diminishing financial flexibility, reduced debt service coverage , and weak results in other key financial metrics based on current declining trends.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Garland parents scramble after church drops preschool program
The Arapaho Road Baptist Church says it is suspending its preschool and kindergarten programs for the 2014-2015 school year.
Scammers Posing As Garland Officials Threatening Jail Time
Most people will do just about anything to avoid going to jail. That's why one scam in Garland can be especially effective.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Defendants Sentenced In Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Scheme
Two defendants, who were convicted on felony offenses related to their roles in a scheme to use stolen identity information to fraudulently obtain millions of dollars in tax refunds, were sentenced this Monday in federal court in Dallas.
Killing for space, young German shepherd must be tagged for rescue today
A young German shepherd, just twelve months of age, was recently surrendered by his family to the animal control in Garland, Texas.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Texas sees surge in wind energy projects
Roads are being laid under the shadows of seabirds. And the $4 million wind turbines are on order.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Dozens of DISD's Bilingual Teachers Are Facing Deportation, and the System Won't Budge
DA Craig Watkins is not facing deportation, but he is in a classroom much like DISD's H1-B holders teach in.
'Bulls Cap Bandits' wanted for at least 15 robberies in North Texas
Officials are looking for a group of men they believe robbed 15 businesses in North Texas over a three-month period.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Reverend C. L. Bryant to Speak at Republican Women of Clifton April Meeting
Reverend C. L. Bryant, former president of the Garland, Texas chapter of the NAACP and noted speaker will speak at the April 16 meeting of the Republican Women of Clifton .
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Fmr. Garland ISD Leader Accused of Illegally Recruiting Teachers
A former Garland Independent School District administrator stands accused of illegally recruiting foreign teachers and never helping them secure visas to keep them in the United States.
Norwalk Citizen News
Acclaimed writer draws from deep North Texas roots
When Dan Jenkins was growing up on Fort Worth's South Side, an aunt gave him an old typewriter.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
10 Real Estate predictions for 2014
These 10 predictions are national in scope and do not necessarily mirror what I believe will transpire locally.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Alzheimer Workshop Helps To Educate Those Struggling With Affected Loved Ones
Last year the search for a missing Garland man with dementia gained widespread attention.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Family Badge
Dallas - Two Men Ordered to Prison for Health Care Fraud
Each defendant was convicted at trial on one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud and 13 substantive counts of health care fraud.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
VIDEO: A Dulcet Refrain - Isolated mountain dulcimer music fully exposed at annual festival
The three day festival draws in musicians from all across the United States to attend concerts, workshops and jam sessions featuring old time instruments such as dulcimers, concertinas, autoharps, harmonicas, guitars, mandolins and fiddles.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Daily Free Press
EDIT: Don't deport our teachers
According to a New York Times article from earlier this month, President Obama is about to reach a significant milestone in his six years of presidency in regards to immigration reform.
23 Garland Teachers Face Deportation
Nearly two dozen teachers in Garland said they are desperate for help after mistakes were made on their immigration paperwork.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
KOB-TV New Mexico
Texas man pleads not guilty in girlfriend's death
A 33-year-old Texas man accused of killing his Dallas-area teacher girlfriend in southeastern New Mexico has pleaded not guilty.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
TxDOT Opens New Grand Parkway Toll Road on Houston's West Side, Offers Free Travel Through January
Welcome to the Food Handler Classes service for the City of Garland, Texas. This certification course is for any food service employee who needs to obtain a permit in order to work in a retail food establishment, or any individual who desires training.
In Honor of the Day God Stood Up Garland, We Look at Five Texas-linked UFO Cults
As midnight approached on March 24, 1998, the residents of Garland tuned in to channel 18 to await God's television debut.