Category Archives: Education

Summit Girls Basketball 4A State Champions

Congratulations, Lady Jaguars!On Saturday, March 3, the Summit High School varsity girls basketball team defeated Rockwall to secure the UIL Class 4A state championship. Summit girls basketball last won the state championship in 2009. Submitted by Mansfield ISD.  Photo courtesy Mansfield Summit High School via Craig Lusinger.

UT Arlington Announces First College Park Restaurants

Five restaurants including a new concept, MAVS Sports Grill, will be among the first retail tenants in UT Arlington’s 20-acre College Park District development, scheduled for completion this summer. The restaurants reflect the diversity of The University of Texas at Arlington and include a pizza franchise, a Vietnamese-style noodle house, a…

Students Participate in Film Institute Luncheon

Lights! Camera! Action!Recently, six Kennedale High School AV Production and Theater Arts students participated in the 19th Annual Film Institute and Rising Stars Awards Luncheon at the Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth. They spent the day learning about acting, producing and directing from people who actually work in and know…

Kennedale High School All-State Honorees

 The Texas Girls Coaches Association posted the 2011 Academic All-State Volleyball Honorees. Student-athletes must be graduating seniors who have maintained an overall GPA of 94 or above, in good standing in a varsity level sport, and be of good moral character. Kennedale High School is proud to announce that seniors Ali Autrey,…

2012 Animal Essay Winners Recognized by City Council

Over 1,200 essays were received from students in grades 3, 4, 5, and 6 participating in the 11th annual Animal Essay Contest. Competition was strong as all student essays were judged on elements of effective writing and responsible pet ownership. Twelve essay winners were recognized by the Mayor and Council members…

Print Center Now Open

The City of Arlington and UT Arlington celebrated the opening of the new Canon Print Center at city hall on Tuesday with a ribbon cutting and open house. The City and college began discussions about a print shop partnership in 2011.  Both organizations were working to reduce expenses and save money.  The consolidation…