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Marty Wieder to chair region’s first federally designated economic development district

The Board of the North Central Texas Economic Development District (NCTEDD) has elected Marty Wieder, Grand Prairie Economic Development Director, as the first Chair of the newly federally designated economic development district for the North Central Texas region.

Lee Elementary to keep name for now

School Board Member Gloria Carrillo speaks to change the name of Lee Elementary. ©Bob Fitch


At the regular school board meeting Thursday night, the Grand Prairie ISD school board moved to not change Lee Elementary’s name.

Free microchipping for National Pit Bull Awareness at Grand Prairie Animal Shelter

In celebration of National Pit Bull Awareness Day on Oct. 28, Grand Prairie Animal Services and Adoption Center, 2222 W. Warrior Tr., is offering free microchipping for pit bulls and pit bull mix dogs owned by Grand Prairie residents, now – through Tuesday, Oct. 31.

Rotary Club hosts donation drive for hurricane victims