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DISD Home Rule Commission Gets To Work

The group of parents, teachers, and community leaders that make up Dallas ISD’s Home Rule commission will hold its first meeting Monday evening.


DISD Appoints 4 Teachers To Home Rule Charter Commission

DISD has selected the teachers who will serve on the 15 person Home-Rule Charter Commission.


The Vans jacket (pictured here) have drawstrings in the hood around the neck area that pose a strangulation hazard to young children. (credit: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission)

Vans Recalls Boy’s Hoodies Due To Strangulation Hazard

Vans is recalling about 2,400 of its ‘AV Edict’ hooded jackets for boys because the drawstrings in the hood around the neck area pose a strangulation hazard to young children.


David Johnson CEO Spotlight

Mabrie G. Jackson, President and CEO, North Texas Commission discusses the role of the NTC in presenting a unified economic front in promotion of the North Texas area and its  6 1/2 million residents.


State Might Get a Re-Pipe

The state’s worst underground gas pipes could be replaced within two years. 


Commission Wants To Replace Gas Pipelines

The Texas Railroad Commission wants to replace every natural gas pipeline in the state—IF it’s made of steel.


Insurance Battle

The Sunset Commission votes on recommendations for lawmakers for lots of state agencies today including the Department of Insurance. 


Historic Texas Agency Seeks New Name

The Texas Railroad Commission has had nothing to do with Texas railroads since 2005.