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.
Grand Prairie Students 'Shop With A Cop' For School SuppliesIn less than one week, children in Grand Prairie will be heading back to school, and the police department is making sure that students go into their first day of classes with the proper supplies.
Recent Test Found Asbestos In Some CrayonsParents buying school supplies might want to avoid Playskool crayons. The brand, sold at Dollar Tree, was found to have traces of asbestos.
Sales Tax Holiday Begins Friday, Runs Through SundayTexas shoppers will get a tax break later this week as children prepare to return to school. The Tax Free Holiday weekend begins Friday and runs through Sunday.
Dallas Families Get Ready For Classes At The Mayor's Back To School FairFamilies in Dallas are getting ready for the first day of classes at the Mayor's Back To School Fair.
Rockwall Teacher Surprised With $5,000 Worth Of School SuppliesA teacher in Rockwall thought that she was showing up for a Career Day presentation on Wednesday, but she was surprised when Honda gave her $5,000 worth of school supplies.
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.