City donates shade structure to RYE

DeSoto, TX - The City of DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department donated a shade structure for the campus garden area at Ruby Young Elementary.

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DeSoto mother walks graduation stage for her son

DeSoto, TX - Graduation is a milestone that the Desoto High School Class of 2017 is soaking in. It is also an especially emotional moment for April Richardson. “I’m having mixed emotions,” Richardson said.

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Dallas' Errol Spence Jr. def. Kell Brook to claim IBF Welterweight championship

SHEFFIELD, England -- DeSoto's Errol Spence Jr. is coming home as a world champion after winning the IBF welterweight boxing title Saturday.  Spence stopped champion Kell Brook in the 11th round in Brook's hometown.

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World title fight might just be Errol Spence Jr.'s springboard to Dallas fame

DeSoto, TX - When it comes to producing world champions, Dallas is a lightweight boxing town. The roll call is short. It starts with Hall of Famer Curtis Cokes, the great

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DeSoto Woman Shoots Husband During Domestic Dispute

DeSoto, TX - The murder rate in DeSoto rises to three as the summer begins. Just days after local law enforcement celebrated the speedy closure of the murder case of 81-year-old T.G. Grady, DeSoto police were called to another horrific scene.

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Power Players: New economic development exec has transformative plan for DeSoto

DeSoto, TXMurphy Cheatham, CEO of the DeSoto Economic Development Corp., really wants your business to consider relocating to or expanding in the city.

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DISD Police Handcuff 7-Year-Old With Special Needs

DeSoto, TX - A family is outraged after a 7-year-old boy was placed in handcuffs and surrounded by DISD police at a mental health facility in DeSoto.

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Peterman to DeSoto ISD Board: 'Tell the truth'; Eagles' coach has contract approved

DeSoto, TX - DeSoto Head Football Coach Todd Peterman had his contract for the 2017 school year approved by the DeSoto ISD board on Monday night, after weeks of uncertainty.

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Clark ousts incumbent Hall in DeSoto ISD race; two other incumbents win

DeSoto, TX - Tiffany Clark defeated incumbent Jerry Hall to claim the Place 4 seat on the DeSoto school board. Clark emerged victorious in a four-person race in which

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DeSoto Is Seeing Benefits One Year After Receiving Prestigious ISO 1 Rating

DeSoto, TX - In April 2016, the Texas State Fire Marshal’s office announced that the Insurance Services Office (ISO) recommended that DeSoto’s Public Protection Classification be changed to Class 1 for all properties located within 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant

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