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Four wounded in shooting on Dawson Circle

A police officer and crime scene technician search for evidence at a shooting in the 300 block of Dawson Cir.©Bob Fitch – 2017

Four people were wounded in a shooting that occurred just before 9 pm in the 300 block of Dawson Circle.

A vehicle involved left the scene and drove to the Parkland Hospital Clinic, 801 Conover where paramedics were called to transport the victim.

Cindy Tamplin Memorial Tea and Tour of Tables supporting Brighter Tomorrows set for November 18

The Cindy Tamplin Memorial Tea and Tour of Tables will be held November 18 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Ruthe Jackson Center, 3113 South Carrier Parkway.

Arlington woman dies after auto-pedestrian accident

Grand Prairie Police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian collision that occurred at about 2:20 PM on October 30th at the Walmart located at 2225 W IH 20.

Rumalda Imperial, 64, of Arlington, an employee of the store, had just left work and was in the crosswalk in front of the store when she was struck by a 2015 Dodge Pick-up driven by a 24 year old Dallas woman.

Grand Prairie park for people of all abilities gains major sponsors

PlayGrand Adventures, Grand Prairie’s inclusive playground, soon to be under construction, that will serve the diverse needs of children and adults regardless of ability, received several major sponsorships at Tuesday night’s City Council Meeting.