Child On Wrong Bus Incident Leads To Plan For Automated Tracking If Frisco Voters ApproveFrisco ISD leaders say an incident involving a missing student led to a proposal they are asking voters to approve on Tuesday.
Free! Dallas Zoo Gathers Backpacks For Schools And Gives Away Lifetime MembershipsThe Dallas Zoo is helping families get “Back in the Swing of Things” with its school supplies drive on Aug. 18 and 19.
More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassAs parents and children around the country begin heading back to class, more and more schools are banning backpacks from their buildings.
Backpacks, Not Flowers, At Teacher's FuneralA Georgia teacher who dedicated 30 years of her life to educating young students made a final request before dying of cancer earlier this month.
Schools Ban Backpacks To Make Students 'Feel Safe' After Mass ShootingNiles McKinley High School in Ohio is one of the latest schools to ban students from carrying their books in a backpack.
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.
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.
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.
Kindergartners Learn To "Pay It Forward"One man's commitment to sharing kindness turned into a lesson today that could last a lifetime for some Irving students.
Tips On Packing Lightly For VacationFor the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.