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Advantage Academy student takes first place at state competition

Advantage Academy DECA students hold DECA 1st place award winner, Jenny Le. Submitted photo

Grand Prairie Advantage Academy’s DECA Club competed recently in the State Career Development Conference in Dallas, Texas. The five high school members of the club participated with another 5,000 students from all across Texas competing in 50 separate categories.

Fire destroys vacant house on Glendale

Fire breaks through the roof of a house fire in the 300 block of Glendale. ©Bob Fitch – 2018

Fire destroyed a vacant house in the 300 block of Glendale just after 1:30 pm Wednesday afternoon.

Two from Immaculate Conception School named outstanding Dallas area Catholic school employees

Linda Santos, School Principal, and Dana Rudman, School Secretary, at Immaculate Conception School were among the more than 30 outstanding Catholic school employees in the Dallas area to receive a Work of Heart Award from The Catholic Foundation during the first half of the 2017-18 school year.

Man, woman found dead, murder-suicide suspected

A man and a woman are dead in what police are investigating as a murder-suicide.

Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of NW 14 Monday morning around 9 am. After forcing entry into the residence, officers found an adult female with a gunshot wound and an adult male with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.