Rep. Carl Sherman Distributes Masks in Ferris

Rep. Sherman Distributes Masks To First Responders FERRIS –  The City of Ferris police and fire departments were gifted with two boxes of face masks last week. State Representative (D–109) Carl Sherman has been handing out masks to cities in his district making sure first responders and those on the front line stay healthy. “Last […]

Mystery Seeds Arrive In Texas

Recipients Advised to Report Unsolicited Seed Shipments By Kay Ledbetter Texas residents are now among those across the nation receiving mysterious seeds delivered by mail in tiny bags marked as jewelry. U.S. Department of Agriculture officials are on alert because these seeds are unsolicited and are arriving in packages with Chinese writing and a return […]

DeSoto ISD Unveils Revised 2020-21 Calendar

School Day Extended By 20 Minutes DeSoto Independent School District students will return to school for the 2020-2021 academic year on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. The decision was approved by the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees at the July 27, 2020 board meeting. Originally scheduled to return to classes on August 17, DeSoto ISD joins […]

Dystopian series ‘Watchmen’ leads all Emmy nominees with 26

By LYNN ELBER LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Watchmen,” cloaked in superhero mythology and grounded in real-world racism, received a leading 26 nominations Tuesday for the prime-time Emmy Awards. The series, which captured America’s unease as it faces racial clashes amid a pandemic, was nominated as best limited series and received bids for cast members including […]