John Hinckley, Jr's Highland Park Classmate Talks About His "Good Friend""Well-liked, good guy, normal"---that is how old friends of John Hinckley, Jr. describe the man who shot President Ronald Reagan and three other people in 1981.
On Announcement Of Upcoming Release, Highland Park Classmates Remember John Hinkley Jr.Hinkley graduated from Highland Park High School in 1973. School records show he was elected to the student council and was a member of the school's Rodeo Club. He also had a fascination with poetry.
Students Start Petition Drive To Fight Book CensorshipA group of Highland Park students believes books shouldn’t be censored in their community and have started a petition drive to ban the practice of banning books.
Dallas Native Clayton Kershaw Unanimous Winner Of NL Cy Young Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw was a unanimous winner for his third NL Cy Young Award after leading the majors in victories and ERA and throwing a no-hitter.
Parents Get Books Suspended From High School Reading ListThere have been seven books suspended from Highland Park schools. The action was taken because a group of parents wanted them off school reading lists. They say the content isn't age appropriate.
Kershaw Pitches No-Hitter For DodgersHighland Park standout Clayton Kershaw pitched his first no-hitter Wednesday night, striking out a career-high 15 in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 8-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies.
Bomb Threat Made Against Highland Park HS Deemed Not CredibleThe school communicated via the emergency notification system that they are investigating the threat, and says a search is underway.
Mosquito Tests Positive For West Nile Virus In Highland ParkLast week, the city of Richardson found mosquitoes tested positive in two areas: North Plano Road and East Campbell Road and Renner Road and Northstar Road. The city conducted ground spraying this week in both areas, and also sprayed storm drains at the Plano and Campbell Road area.
16-Year-Old Student Arrested For Highland Park High School ThreatsUniversity Park Police have arrested a Highland Park High School student in connection with threats made at the school.
Highland Park HS Continues On Despite Emailed ThreatThreats at Highland Park High School have included notes, bullets and now an email tip. Police say the anonymous email came through Crime Stoppers around 8:30 Monday morning.
No New Threats As Rumors Swirl At Highland Park HSThere were no new threats Friday at Highland Park High School. Meantime, University Park Police have been questioning students every day.
Still No Suspects In HIghland Park ThreatsAfter several threatening notes and a dozens of bullets were found inside Highland Park High School, the person or group behind the threats remains a mystery.