Category Archives: Sports

Texas Rangers Answer Fans’ Questions about Future Globe Life Field

The Texas Rangers recently hosted a Q&A for fans about construction of the $1.1 billion, retractable-roof Globe Life Field in Arlington. Rob Matwick, Texas Rangers vice president of business operations, and Jack Hill, senior vice president of project development, answered all the questions surrounding the construction of the ballpark, which is…

Ask the Experts with Texas Live! Chief Operating Officer Jim Watry

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to Texas Live! Chief Operating Officer Jim Watry about the excitement surrounding the $250 million entertainment complex, set to open later this summer in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Watry brings more than 20 years of experience in the dining, entertainment and hospitality industry to…

Rangers to Host Globe Life Field Q&A During May 22 Game on Hilti Observation Deck

Are you heading to the Texas Rangers game on Tuesday, May 22? Don’t miss the Globe Life Field Information Session at the Hilti Observation Deck. Rob Matwick, Rangers executive vice president of business operations, and Jack Hill, senior vice president of project development, will answer questions at 6 p. m. The…

Dream Builders: Underdog Success Story of Seguin High School’s Swim Team

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders episode focuses on student-athlete Gerald Hodges and the true underdog success story of…

Troy Aikman Announces New Restaurant to Open at Texas Live! in Arlington

Cowboys Legend Troy Aikman unveiled exciting details today for his first restaurant and entertainment concept — Troy’s — that will open later this summer at Texas Live! in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Plans for the venue were shared by Aikman as part of an exclusive first look at the construction progress of Texas Live!, the…

NFL Draft in Arlington Was Highest-Rated, Most-Watched Draft Ever

Everything is bigger and better in Texas! The NFL Draft, held last week at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, was the highest-rated and most-watched draft ever, according to the NFL. The NFL expanded this year’s draft coverage to broadcast television for the first time. The complete, three-day NFL Draft averaged a combined 3.6…

April 2018 Student-Athlete of the Month: Tatum Henderson

Tatum Henderson, a senior for Martin High School’s girls basketball and track teams, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for March 2018. Tatum is a two-time 1st Team All-District basketball player and was selected as Team Captain for both her junior and senior seasons.“Her work…

City, Texas Rangers Partner for Pearcy Elementary Acts of Kindness Event

The City of Arlington’s Kindness Initiative continues to grow thanks to the generous hearts of the community’s children. To recognize youth who are spreading kindness throughout The American Dream City, the City’s Community Relations Commission has launched a new program with the help of local businesses to reward participating students. Thanks…

Dream Come True: AISD High Schools Take the Stage at the 2018 NFL Draft

Football captains from six Arlington ISD schools took the stage alongside NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to represent the Dallas Cowboys during the team’s 1st round pick at the 2018 NFL Draft in The American Dream City. Below is the list of AISD high schools whose football players were represented on Thursday,…