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Grand Prairie ISD Sends Portable Classrooms to West
Apr 19, 2013 • NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthGrand Prairie school officials said their close ties to the West school district kept them motivated to help as much as they could. West Superintendent Marty Crawford is a Grand Prairie High School graduate whose father was superintendent in Grand ... More
Horn: How Dallas-area teen Lester Bell escaped troubled past, gained new ...
May 18, 2013 • Dallas Morning NewsSeeing little future in golf for a black kid from South Dallas, McGraw chose a music scholarship to Southern University over a golf scholarship to Texas Southern. When McGraw returned from .... School officials at South Grand Prairie High School tried ... More
55-year-old to graduate from UT-Arlington after persevering for years
May 10, 2013 • Dallas Morning NewsTyrone attended Grand Prairie schools, where he said teachers would pass him along and girls in school would do his homework. He was a football and baseball ... He graduated from Grand Prairie High School in 1977 and he went to Ranger College on a ... More
The Prairie Dog: REVIEW: Still Into You by Paramore
May 1, 2013 • my.hsj.orgParamore first performed “Still Into You,” from their self-titled album, in Austin, Texas, as part of the SXSW (South by Southwest) Festival. A lyric video of the song was shortly released on March 14 on YouTube. A music video was later posted, and ... More
Before They Were Stars: The Entertaining, Uncannily Accurate Scouting Reports ...
May 10, 2013 • Chicagomag.comHere's White Sox scout George Bradley on a 17-year-old pitcher from Grand Prairie High School in Grand Prairie, Texas, with a "very high ceiling," a "franchise-type pitcher" with a fastball already clocked at 91 miles an hour. He'd end up on the ... More
Lone Finalist Selected as New TSID Superintendent
May 8, 2013 • Akron News-reporterTo obtain his Master's degree, Dr. Carman ventured to Texas Women's University in Denton, Texas. His doctorate is from University of ... He then moved on to become the Assistant Principal of South Grand Prairie High School. He has served as Principal ... More
King: DA lacks respect for police
May 5, 2013 • Fort Worth Star TelegramMarc Veasey, D-Fort Worth, recently announced the winner of the district's Congressional Art Competition. Carlos Ramirez, a senior at Grand Prairie High School, won for his entry, “Sewing Machines,” and his work will now be displayed in the U.S ... More
West superintendent crisscrosses campuses on first day back to school
Apr 22, 2013 • Dallas Morning News (blog)Crawford is a Grand Prairie High School graduate, where his father was superintendent in the 1990s. He attended Baylor University, earning a spot in the school's Hall of Fame. He spent two years on a minor-league baseball team out of the Philadelphia ... More
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