After series of thefts, stolen packages recovered in DeSoto

DeSoto, TX - Authorities say one person is in custody after an individual was seen following a delivery truck and picking up packages as they were dropped off at DeSoto homes. 

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DeSoto Police Offer Tips On Active Shooter Scenarios

DeSoto, TX - Every generation in America has their own memories of bloody mass shootings. In 1921, as many as 300 people were killed during a Memorial Day Riot in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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DeSoto Democrat Helen Giddings won't seek re-election to Texas House, will retire after 26 years

DeSoto, TX - After more than two decades of serving her southern Dallas County district, Helen Giddings is retiring from the Texas House.  The Democrat made her final decision Tuesday.

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DeSoto Needs to Conserve Water

DeSoto, TX - Effective immediately, the City of DeSoto Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is asking DeSoto water customers to conserve water due several water main breaks in the city.

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City of DeSoto Announces new Transportation Program

DeSoto, TX - The city of DeSoto announces Transportation Program for low to moderate income and senior or disabled residents beginning January 1, 2018.

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DeSoto Police Department's Online Exchange Zone

DeSoto, TX - Here's another friendly reminder that the front parking lot of the police department has been designated as an "on-line exchange zone."

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Why heralded TCU QB Shawn Robinson could take over against Tech and never look back

Ft. Worth, TX - Shawn Robinson sometimes calls his high school coach by his first name.  He earned it.  “He jokingly called me Todd one day,” said DeSoto coach Todd Peterman. “It was right before the state final.

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The City of DeSoto Information Technology Department Receives Digital Cities Award for Second Year In A Row

DeSoto, TX - For the second year in a row, DeSoto has won the prestigious Digital Cities Award for cities with a population under 75,000. This award is only given to ten cities

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Community Conversation About Gun Violence Held in DeSoto

DeSoto, TX - Dozens of people attended a gun violence forum at Disciple Central Community Church in Desoto on Saturday.  It was planned by State Senator Royce West before last weekend's church

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Best Southwest Districts Respond To Dallas County Schools Dissolution Vote

DeSoto, TX - By a margin of 13,000 votes county wide, the relationship with Dallas County Schools (DCS) has been abolished. The shut down won’t be immediate.

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