Anna Middle School Students Install 'Little Free Libraries' Throughout City ParksAnna Middle School students will monitor and maintain the program and then pass on the responsibility to the next class as students move up a grade level.
Keller ISD Parents Call On School Board To Remove Sexually Explicit Books Or ResignParents brought signs and openly cheered, as well as booed, those defending and those adamantly opposed to adult-themed books available to Keller ISD students.
Gov. Abbott Orders Criminal Investigation Into Porn Or Obscene Content Exposure To Texas StudentsGovernor Greg Abbott sent a letter to the Texas Education Agency directing it to investigate any criminal activity in public schools involving the availability of "pornographic material that serves no educational purpose".
No More Overdue Fees For Users Of The Carrollton Public LibraryGood news for folks who may be a little forgetful in Carrollton. The City Council has unanimously passed a resolution to zero out all outstanding public library overdue fees.
13 Perfect Summer Beach Reads For 2021Summer's here -- and so is the summer beach read. With the extra time on hand, there's nothing better than picking out a new book to escape into.
North Texas 10-Year-Old Orion Jean On A Mission To Share His Love Of Reading With ThousandsOrion Jean is a young man on a mission, sharing the gift of reading with hundreds of thousands of kids. He may be only 10 years old, but the number on his mind is 500,000.
Community's 'Quarantine Project' Creates Pop-Up Bookstore Benefitting University Park Public LibraryThe prices of the books follow a very simple structure. Most hardcover books are $4. Paperback are either $3 or $1 depending on the size.
'Doctors Had The Power To Do What They Wanted With Little Oversight': Chip Jones On New Book 'The Organ Thieves: The Shocking Story Of The First Heart Transplant In The Segregated South'Author Chip Jones discusses his new book about a Black man named Bruce Tucker, who sustained a head injury in 1968 and had his heart taken out of his body and put into the chest of a white businessman.
Now Hiring: DFW Area Boots And Western Wear Company Branching OutTecovas is looking to hire a store manager with experience for their Dallas location and fill several other jobs in sales associate and assistant manager roles.
'Anxiety Is Not Something You Can Just Turn Off': Author Megan Collins On New Book 'Behind The Red Door'The author discusses her new novel about a woman named Fern Douglas who goes back into her past when she starts realizing her connection to a famous kidnapping victim.
'The Question Is What Truly Makes You Rich': Julie Pennell On New Book 'Louisiana Lucky: A Novel'The author discusses her new novel where she explores how life changes forever for three sisters when they win $204 million from the lottery.
Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas Public Library Launches Curbside ServiceThe Dallas Public Library is launching curbside pickup in 16 library locations around the city on Tuesday, June 9.
Coronavirus In Texas: Half Price Books Furloughs, Lays Off 78% Of EmployeesHalf Price Books has furloughed or laid off 78% of its employees due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lewisville 1st Graders Open Their Hearts, Send Books To Dallas School Damaged By TornadoesStudents at one North Texas school are opening up their hearts and putting in some hard work all in the name of giving.
No Fines, New Programs Mean More People Are Going To Libraries In Fort WorthFort Worth Library administrators say they’re seeing a significant spike in people using their services compared to earlier this year when they began making changes to attract more patrons.