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School Supplies

Dallas Kids Get ‘Revved’ Up For School

Students in Oak Cliff head back to school with school supplies donated by a local motorcycle club.

CBS 11–08/02/2014

A girl shops for pens in the back-to-school section of a Target store. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Texas Tax-Free Holiday Weekend Begins

Retailers are bracing for big crowds this weekend. At the stroke of midnight on Friday, Texas officially kicked off its annual sales tax holiday.

08/09/2013

Back To School Pencils

DIY School Supplies Just In Time For Back To School

Jazzing up school supplies is a fun project for you and your kids before the school year starts. Stir up their artistic natures and create some one-of-a-kind gear together!

07/15/2013

Children walk down the street on the way to the first day of school. (credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Mayor Asks Families To Pre-Register For Back To School Fair

Summer has just begun, but Mayor Mike Rawlings is already gearing up for the next school year.

06/25/2013

Road signs and other debris left by the May 20 tornado are seen on May 22, 2013 in Moore, Oklahoma. (credit: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

School Supplies and Toys Donated To Tornado Victims

In a matter of hours Wednesday, the entrance of a South Oklahoma City Church was overwhelmed.

05/22/2013

Back To School Shopping, Students, Teachers, Kids, Supplies

State’s Annual Tax-Free Weekend Arrives

Expect big crowds at malls this weekend across North Texas. The state will not be collecting sales tax on a lot of items Friday through Sunday, as part of the annual tax-free holiday.

08/17/2012

(credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Tarrant County Program Preparing For Back To School

Even though the school year just ended, Tarrant County officials are alerting low-income parents to sign up for a back-to-school event that will take place right before 2012-2013 classes begin.

06/22/2012

Shoppers peruse notebooks and other back-to-school items in a Walmart store. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Knowing The Ins & Outs Of The Texas Tax-Free Weekend

This weekend is tax-free holiday time in Texas and you can save money on back-to-school items. The sales tax holiday, that runs August 19, 20 and 21, exempts most supplies, clothing and footwear priced under $100 from taxes.

08/19/2011

Shoppers peruse notebooks and other back-to-school items in a Walmart store. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

It Pays To Compare While Shopping For School Supplies

Shopping for school supplies can be thrilling for the students picking out what items they want. But it can also be a real drain on the wallet.

08/16/2011

European Union Promotes Child Nutrition

Green Living For The School Year

Going back to school is a time for change. Here are some ways to change our habits and help the planet this school year.

07/13/2011

Tax-Free Shopping Weekend Is Here

The 12th annual tax-free weekend runs now through Sunday, with no taxes on most clothing, shoe and school supply purchases.

08/20/2010

Free Back-To-School Supplies For Kids

The Tarrant County Back-to-School Roundup is Thursday and more than 12,000 kids have pre-registered.

08/11/2010