Pianist and composer Robin Spielberg performs at the Uptown

Robin Spielberg performs at the Uptown Theater. ©Bob Fitch – 2017


Saturday night the Uptown Theater once again brought an outstanding performer to the stage, American pianist and composer Robin Spielberg.

Entertaining the audience with her humor and beautiful piano techniques, Spielberg mixed compelling melodies with her humorous life stories.

Obituary – Dennis Wayne Williams

Dennis Wayne Williams, 73, died February 22, 2017 at the Dallas VA Hospital following a brief illness.

Born April 23, 1943 in Port Arthur, Texas, Dennis was the son of S.A. and Mary Rose (Barbee) Williams. His family resided in Sherman while his father served in the U.S. Navy and moved to Grand Prairie following his father’s military discharge.

Federal jury convicts Fort Worth man of robbery of Grand Prairie T-Mobile store

Following a two-day trial before U.S. District Judge Reed C. O’Connor, a federal jury has convicted Nathaniel Roshaun Bowens, 34, of Fort Worth, Texas, of five counts relating to the robbery of Dallas/Fort Worth area T-Mobile stores including the store on Interstate 20 in Grand Prairie, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas.