Mesquite High School
A breaking news situation happening in Mesquite has ended. Mesquite High School was placed on lockdown because an armed man was directly across the street from the campus. The man had been making threats against himself since about 2:00 p.m.
U.S. Army Sgt. Jeremie Border wasn’t always a stern-faced Green Beret. Longtime neighbors in his Mesquite neighborhood still remember the energetic kid who loved sports — especially football.
Some North Texas students might think twice the next time they want to mouth off in school. In October, a Mesquite student was slapped with a $340 fine, after a teacher reported her for shouting foul language.
Several Mesquite teenagers have some new dresses that didn’t get much use over the weekend because they were told to leave their home-coming dance before they even got in the door.
At Mesquite High School’s homecoming dance Saturday night many students were told “your dress is too short, your dress shows too much cleavage.” Parents and students alike were outraged.