Area School Kids Get Boost From AmazonAmazon associates in North Texas delivered $15,000 worth of backpacks filled with school supplies and $24,000 to support science, technology, engineering efforts to six schools in Dallas and Fort Worth.
Texas Tax-Free Weekend Is Now UnderwaySchool is just around the corner, and the annual Texas tax-free weekend is helping students get ready to return to class. The sales tax holiday is officially underway, now through Sunday.
It's Sales Tax Free Weekend For School Supplies In TexasStarting early Friday morning, at 12:01 a.m. to be exact, tax free weekend kicks off in Texas.
Athens ISD Providing School Supplies For StudentsBack to school shopping is no longer a stressful time for parents at one North Texas school district.
More Teachers Turn To Crowdfunding For SuppliesPaper? Pencils? Laptops? Robots? Teachers across the country are increasingly relying on crowdfunding to stock their classrooms with both mundane and sometimes big-ticket education items.
Tarrant County Back To School Roundup Gets UnderwayStudents in the Fort Worth Independent School District will be heading back to school is less than two weeks and today a free event is being held to make sure they're ready.
School Supplies Meant For Garland Church StolenIt happened last Thursday, August 4 around 3:40 p.m. in the 1300 block of Maple Ridge Drive in Mesquite.
Dallas Mayor's Back-To-School Fair Kicks Off TodayOrganizers call it one of the city's most popular and beneficial school-readiness programs – the Mayor's Back-to-School Fair kicks off today in Dallas.
Tax-Free Weekend Coming SoonThis year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5-7.
North Texas Organization Filling Backpacks With HopeThere are at least 2,000 homeless children enrolled in the DISD. Fortunately, there are people who are not only aware of the situation, but are doing something everyday to try and turn it around.
Parents & Students Line Up For The Back To School RoundupWith blankets and coats in hand, parents lined up Thursday morning and were ready for school. They are in store for some ‘big gets’ as Fort Worth kicks off its Back To School Roundup.
Shoppers Embrace 'Sales Tax Thursday' To Beat Weekend CrowdsPaying more to skip the crowds is a back to school shopping strategy some embraced Thursday before the start of the Texas Sales Tax Holiday weekend.

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