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Texas’ 2013 On-Time Graduation Rate Increases To Record 88%

Texas’ education commissioner says a record 88 percent of the state’s high school students graduated on time last year.


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Southwest Airlines Raises Fares

Southwest Airlines is making a 180-degree turn and raising fares on many routes by up to $10 per round trip.


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Burleson City Council Approves Budget

The $71 million budget includes increases to water and trash pick up rates for residents.


Dallas County Mails Property Tax Bills Early

Dallas County property owners are going to begin getting their higher property tax bills soon. 


Pending U.S. Sales of Existing Homes Increase

The number of contracts to purchase previously owned homes in the U.S. increased for a second month, a sign the housing market is beginning to stabilize.


8 Dallas Council Members Back Prop Tax Hike

 The majority of the Dallas City Council has reached an un-official deal to hike the city’s property tax rate by nearly a nickel.


Property Taxes Set To Spike in Dallas County

After weeks of debate and controversy, the Dallas County Commissioner’s Court has voted to raise property taxes in the budget that faces final approval September 21st. 


Property Taxes Going Up in Denton County

Commissioners have given their preliminary okay to a tax rate hike of nearly two-and-a-half cents


Dallas Budget Ready for Council Review

Months of proposed budget cuts will soon be laid out on paper for the Dallas City Council.