NRA 500

Perry Announces Chicago Ad Buy Touting Texas

Gov. Rick Perry announced Monday a week-long print and Internet ad buy in Chicago claiming that the “Escape route from Illinois to economic freedom leads to Texas.”


Irving ISD

Irving ISD Wooing Corporate Advertisers For Schools

In hopes of bringing in more revenue, the Irving Independent School district has joined a national advertising network specifically for schools. The hope is to sell corporate ad space for hundreds of thousands of dollars a year.


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2 Dating Websites Sued Over Soldier’s Photo In Ads

Two dating websites, including one based in Dallas, are being sued for allegedly using a fallen soldier’s photo without permission in ads.


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DISD School Naming Rights Could Soon Be For Sale

School lunch in the Carl’s Cutlets Cafeteria…reading and research in the Bonkers For Library… and finally a Friday night game at the Stan’s Sturdy Staircases Stadium. Sound crazy? Maybe not in the DISD.


Miami Mistake

Wrong Team: Paper Runs Ad Touting Miami Heat Win

The Dallas Mavericks’ win over the Heat is a huge upset for fans in Miami. Making matters worse, an ad in the local paper has mistakenly congratulated the Heat on winning.


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Districts Warming Up To Idea Of School Bus Ads

Some school districts met the idea of putting ads on local school buses with opposition. Now, as a number of North Texas districts fight budget shortfalls, schools are getting on board with the idea.


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Warnings Issued After North Texas Company E-Mail Breach

With the possible theft of millions of consumer email addresses from a North Texas-based advertising company, several large companies have started warning customers to expect fraudulent emails.


A roll of Scott brand paper towels sits on a counter along with other Kimberly-Clark products. (credit: AP Photo)

Dallas Company Absorbed In Paper Towel Ad Fight

Procter & Gamble Co. has picked up backing for its challenges to paper towel advertising by Kimberly-Clark Corp.