DESOTO POLICE INVESTIGATE DEATH OF GLENN HEIGHTS MAN FOUND IN CREEK OFF OF PLEASANT RUN ROAD

DeSoto, TX - DeSoto Police are investigating the death of a Glenn Heights man whose body was recovered on Tuesday from a creek at 720 E. Pleasant Run Road.

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New head of DeSoto Library System has died. Memorial Saturday

DeSoto, TX - It is with deep sadness that the City of DeSoto announces the death of Library Director Dr. Tracey J. Hunter Hayes of the DeSoto Public Library. He passed away on January 19, 2022, and his Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 29, 2022.

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19-year-old faces murder charge after fatal shooting in DeSoto

DESOTO, Texas — A 19-year-old man faces a murder charge after a 24-year-old was fatally shot Sunday morning in DeSoto in what police believe was a drug deal gone bad, police said.

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DeSoto Police investigating Sunday AM fatal shooting. Suspect in custody. Victim not identified

DeSoto, TX - DeSoto Police have a suspect in custody for a fatal shooting early Sunday morning at an apartment on the 200 block of East Wintergreen Road near Hampton Road.

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Ernie Roberts Park, DeSoto’s first disability-friendly park, is now complete and open to the public

DeSoto, TX - DeSoto’s first disability-friendly park is now open to the public. The park features new swings, zip lining, musical instruments, a merry-go-round and different inclusive elements,

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The DeSoto Police Department is hiring full-time police officers!!!!

DeSoto, TX - The DeSoto Police Department is hiring full-time police officers!!!! Applications due by: Friday, 02/18/22,11:59 PM - Central Time

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DeSoto's Daddy and Daughter Drive-In Movie Night

DeSoto, TX - The annual Daddy and Daughter Dance will be a bit different. This year, we are bringing you a Drive-In Movie viewing of The Boss Baby: The Family Business. You and your little princess will have the opportunity of viewing this popular Dreamworks film in the comfort of your own vehicle.

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COLD WEATHER TIPS FOR DESOTO RESIDENTS

1. During extreme cold weather, please monitorthe latest posts, weather forecasts, or traffic reports provided by the Dallas-Ft. Worth area television news and radio news. Pay attention to information from the National Weather Service and Texas Department of Transportation as well

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Boxing’s Toughest Division The Welterweights Looking To Unify!

Though a date has not been set, IBF and WBC World Welterweight champion Errol “The Truth” Spence, Jr. 27-0 (21), out of Desoto, TX, and WBA Super World champion Cuban Yordenis “54 Milagros” Ugas, 27-4 (12), of Miami, FL, are in talks of the first of hopefully more unification bouts in 2022.

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Statement from DeSoto's Mayor Proctor on Escalating COVID Numbers

DeSoto, TX - This is Mayor Rachel L. Proctor from the City of DeSoto reaching out to you concerning the recent increases in new COVID-19 cases in our nation and throughout our region.

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