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John Michael "Mike" Knoerzer | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

MARSHALL — Memorial Services for John Michael “Mike” Knoerzer, 59, will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Tuesday August 20, 2019 at First United Methodist ...

Duncanville High School student killed in crash  FOX 4 News

A student at Duncanville High School was killed Sunday in a car crash along Interstate 20.

Former MLB pitcher named SAGU assistant baseball coach  Waxahachie Daily Light

Southwestern Assemblies of God University announced Friday the hiring of former Major League Baseball pitcher Cliff Bartosh as a full-time assistant baseball ...

Former Duncanville High School Basketball Coach Suspended for Recruiting Violations  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Former Duncanville High School girls basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan was found guilty Tuesday of recruiting violations by a University Interscholastic ...

This New Anthem Redefines Texas High School Football Coverage  San Angelo LIVE!

SAN ANGELO, TX -- If you haven't noticed Texas high school football is kind of a big deal. State of the art football stadiums are going up across the state that ...

Duncanville High School Girls Basketball Coach Resigns Amid Recruiting Investigation  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Duncanville High School girls basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan, whose program is being investigated by the UIL for possible recruiting violations, submitted ...

Duncanville High School Hopes for State Championship  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Duncanville High School and the city of Duncanville as a whole are set to rally around their football as the player try to do something they haven't done in 20 ...

Their first time: Duncanville High School students take a field trip to vote  Dallas News

About 60 students at Duncanville High School started their Friday morning on an unforgettable field trip. While a trip to a museum or the zoo would...

No. 1 Allen's Texas semifinal opponent Duncanville has allowed 60 points ... all season  USA TODAY High School Sports

On Saturday, USA TODAY Super 25 No. 1 Allen faces a stern test when it faces off with Duncanville (Texas) High School, another Dallas-area power. The game ...

VIDEO: No. 6 North Shore tops No. 5 Duncanville for state title with insane 45-yard Hail Mary on final play  USA TODAY High School Sports

Trailing 36-35, North Shore found its Texas title hopes resting on a miracle. Then QB Dematrius Davis hit AJ Clark with a 45-yard Hail Mary.

Former Duncanville girls basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan issued 3-year suspension by UIL for recruiting violations  Dallas News

Former Duncanville girls basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan was found guilty of recruiting violations by the UIL on Tuesday and was issued a...

'Insufficient evidence' to cite legendary high school basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan; text messages tell different story  USA TODAY High School Sports

An investigation found "insufficient credible evidence" legendary girls basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan committed recruiting violations.

Faussett-Stoops notches win No. 800 on same day as pupil wins first  Waxahachie Daily Light

Friday was quite the memorable day for volleyball and Waxahachie, as there were milestone celebrations on two courts roughly 20 miles apart. And the first was ...

Ex-Duncanville boys basketball coach Corey Chism hired by Cedar Hill  Dallas News

Former Duncanville High School boys basketball coach Corey Chism has been hired as the new head coach at Cedar Hill, it was announced on Sunday.

Duncanville HS student killed in crash, 3 other teens injured

DUNCANVILLE, Texas — Friends are remembering the life of a Duncanville High School student who was killed in a single-car crash early Sunday morning.

No. 11 Duncanville knocks off No. 1 Allen behind unstoppable QB Ja'Quinden Jackson  USA TODAY High School Sports

The name everyone was focused on entering Saturday's ballyhooed Texas Class 6A Div. I semifinal between No. 1 Allen and No. 11 Duncanville was 5-star ...

Duncanville vacant land up for sale that may be a slave burial site  FOX 4 News

The city of Duncanville was set to discuss selling a piece of vacant land for redevelopment.

Ja'Quinden Jackson, 4-star dual threat QB, commits to Texas  USA TODAY High School Sports

Ja'Quinden Jackson, an explosive dual-threat QB, led Duncanville to within a play of a Texas state title. Now he's committing to Texas.

Duncanville hires one of its own to take over girls' basketball program

LaJeanna Howard won state titles at Duncanville as a player and coach. Now she will take over the girls basketball program in the wake of Cathy Self-Morgan's ...

Southlake Carroll vs. Duncanville high school football playoffs  Fort Worth Star Telegram

Southlake Carroll missed two field goals in the first half against Duncanville at The Star on Dec. 8, 2018.

After transferring from IMG to Oak Hill, four-star Jahmius Ramsey transfers (again) to Duncanville (Texas)  USA TODAY High School Sports

Well, that was fast. When four-star combo guard Jahmius Ramsey transferred from IMG Academy in Florida to Oak Hill, the rural Virginia basketball factory par ...

Duncanville students take on construction project for elderly couple  FOX 4 News

Students at Duncanville High School are using their construction skills for a good cause. They're helping to improve the lives of an elderly couple in need.

If you really want to know 'The Godfather' Reginald Samples, you need to go behind the scenes as he tries to win that elusive state title  Dallas News

When you, the coach's son, have spent a lifetime's worth of memories on a sideline, there's no scenario you haven't seen. You understand that...

Texas high school football playoffs: Southlake Carroll vs. Duncanville  Star-Telegram

Duncanville just might have the best defense in the state. Heck, maybe the nation as the No. 5 Panthers showcased it on Saturday night against a potent ...

Judd Thrash hired to coach defense at Duncanville High School  KXXV News Channel 25

MCGREGOR, TX — Former McGregor ISD Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Judd Thrash has been hired by Duncanville ISD. Thrash told Central ...

DeSoto & Duncanville High School Students Brawl After Basketball Game  CBS DFW

UPDATE: DeSoto ISD announced Wednesday night the basketball team will forfeit its last two regular season games after Tuesday's fight with Duncanville High.

Legendary Texas girls basketball coach resigns amid recruiting investigation  USA TODAY High School Sports

Cathy Self-Morgan is one of America's most decorated basketball coaches. Now she's a former coach after resigning during an investigation.

2018 Duncanville Man and Woman Of The Year  Focusdailynews

Duncanville's finest turned out to attend Celebrate Duncanville January 17. The annual gala was held at Hilton Garden Inn. The climactic highlight of the evening ...

Pair of four-star football recruits, cousins in Texas transfer together  USA TODAY High School Sports

BREAKING: Four-star football recruits Marquez Beason and Zeriah Beason transfer from Bishop Dunne to Class 6A power Duncanville. Marquez is committed to ...

Judd Thrash accepts defensive coaching job at Duncanville High

Former McGregor head football coach Judd Thrash accepted a defensive position at Duncanville High School. In his two seasons at McGregor, Thrash had a ...

Duncanville choir's anthem performance gets new found fame

DUNCANVILLE, Texas -- Four Duncanville High School seniors are enjoying their new found fame for there an a cappella rendition of the "Star Spangled ...

North Shore couldn't capture a national title, but their run to No. 2 may be even more impressive  USA TODAY High School Sports

Oh so close, but no national title. North Shore High School (Galena Park, Texas) came extremely close to earning the first public school Super 25 national title in ...

68th Sandra Meadows Classic Girls' Varsity Basketball Tournament  Focusdailynews

Steve Martin, Tournament Director of the Sandra Meadows Classic welcomes you Sandra Meadows Memorial Arena December 27-29, for some of the finest ...

ALL-USA Watch: Four-star combo guard Jahmius Ramsey commits to Texas Tech  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jahmius Ramsey — a four-star prospect who currently attends and competes for Duncanville (Texas) High School — committed to Texas Tech.

Duncanville High's first female principal learned ropes at volatile Spring campus  Dallas Morning News

DUNCANVILLE -- Even as a child growing up in Dallas, Tia Simmons noticed something about Duncanville.I remember when I was in school that...

150 suspended for breaking dress code at Duncanville High  Dallas Morning News

After the suspensions, police were called to the school after a related food fight spilled into the hallway and escalated into what students characterized as a ...

Duncanville High School student shot at bus stop  FOX 4 News

A 16-year-old student was shot in the leg Wednesday morning while trying to catch a bus to Duncanville High School.

Duncanville Commemorates 50th Anniversary Of War Memorial  Focusdailynews

The Duncanville War Memorial is a polished granite monument approximately sixteen feet high featuring a brass bald eagle and.

Duncanville High School To Relax Student Dress Code  CBS Local

DUNCANVILLE, Texas (1080 KRLD) – Some of the dress code requirements that caused a student protest which led to several student suspensions at ...

Duncanville seniors go viral with their version of the National Anthem  CW33 Dallas

DUNCANVILLE - This quartet has been singing together for quite a while now, but there's one song in particular that's got them blowing up on social media.

Illinois commit Marquez Beason living a dream as UA All-American  USA TODAY High School Sports

Duncanville (Texas) High School cornerback Marquez Beason received his Under Armour All-America Game jersey Thursday at his school as part of the ...

Five-star Hannah Gusters officially ineligible after transfer to Irving MacArthur  USA TODAY High School Sports

Hannah Gusters appealed her ineligibility, but it was upheld by a 7-0 vote by the District Executive Committee. She now can appeal to UIL.

Teen Killed in Single-Car Crash That Injures Three Others  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

An investigation into a crash that killed a 16-year-old girl last weekend is ongoing, Dallas police say. According to a passenger who survived the crash, the ...

Duncanville (Texas) girls basketball team wins game, 91-1  USA TODAY High School Sports The Duncanville (Texas) girls basketball team is the latest to win a basketball game by a score that is ...

Duncanville announces head basketball coach Corey Chism has resigned  Dallas News

Duncanville ISD announced in an email that Corey Chism resigned as Duncanville's boys basketball coach Monday. Duncanville ISD said Chism will...

Duncanville High Teacher On Leave After Student Viral Video Rant  CBS 11

DUNCANVILLE (CBS 11 NEWS) – A Duncanville High School teacher has been placed on leave with pay after a video taken in her classroom went viral.

ALL-USA Watch: 4-star Texas Tech commit Jahmius Ramsey keeps producing jaw dropping in-game dunks  USA TODAY High School Sports

Four-star Texas Tech commit Jahmius Ramsey is throwing down some of the nation's wildest dunks just months after arriving in Duncanville.

Texas Football: Impact 4-star ATH Ja’Quinden Jackson brings  FanSided

The latest huge commitment for the 2020 Texas football recruiting class could make a massive early impact with 4-star athlete Ja'Quinden Jackson.

Super 25 Preseason Girls Basketball: No. 3 Duncanville  USA TODAY High School Sports

TEAM PROFILE: No. 3: Duncanville. Location: Duncanville, Texas. 2016-17 record: 39-2. Final 2016-17 Super 25 ranking: 10. The Pantherettes won the 6A state ...

Former Duncanville Teacher Charged With Child Sexual Assault  CBS Local

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter. DUNCANVILLE (CBSDFW.COM) — A former Duncanville High School teacher has been arrested and charged with ...

Best Southwest Police Blotter: January 28 to February 17, 2019  Focusdailynews

Rodriguez, Nicholas was arrested on charges of Theft Prop<$2,500 2/more Prev Convic (all Other Theft) (F), at 649 Uptown Blvd, Cedar Hill, on 01/29/2019.

Duncanville girls' basketball team wins by 90 points

At Duncanville High School, women's basketball is what they do.

Street Named in Honor of Duncanville Girl's Basketball Coach  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A street outside of Duncanville High School was named in honor of head girls basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan on Tuesday. Drivers will now see part of ...

2019 all-district softball teams: See MVPs, Players of the Year and more for Dallas-area schools  Dallas News

Below are all-district selections for the 2019 softball season. View more of The Dallas Morning News' awards below and at the conclusion of this...

Former ALL-USA Coach of the Year Cathy Self-Morgan to step down as Duncanville (Texas) AD to remain as coach  USA TODAY High School Sports

Cathy Self-Morgan, who led Duncanville (Texas) to the Super 25 girls basketball national championship last season, is stepping down as the school's athletic ...

Texas Football: Impact landing 2021 WR Quaydarius Davis brings  FanSided

The receiving corps for this Texas football team heading well into the future keeps getting better by landing 4-Star WR Quaydarius Davis.

More than 500 DFW-area school principals earned $100K last year. Here's who made the most  Dallas Business Journal

Several principals at publicly funded schools in DFW are approaching salaries of $150000, and more than 85 principals made at least $120000 last school year, ...

Super 25 Preseason Girls Basketball: No. 17 Duncanville (Texas)  USA TODAY High School Sports

Check out the Super 25 teams as they are revealed or teams that have already been revealed here No. 17: Duncanville Location: Duncanville, Texas 2015-16 ...

Ja'Quinden Jackson #3 / Senior / Quarterback  Dallasweekly

We are nearly forty days away from a renewed sense of North Texan normalcy, or as it's more widely known, high school football season. Chief among the ...

Jeff Bliss, Duncanville Teen Whose Classroom Rant Went Viral, Escaped Punishment. His Teacher Has Not.  Dallas Observer

We learned a little bit more yesterday about Jeff Bliss, the Duncanville High School student whose blistering classroom rant against uninspired teachers seems ...

Zarielle Green celebrates McDonald's All-American honor she's wanted since age 4  USA TODAY High School Sports

Tennessee signee Zarielle Green honored to be a McDonald's All American.

High school reporters win honors in Dallas Morning News journalism contest  Dallas News

Each year, The Dallas Morning News honors the winners of its high school journalism competition. We receive entries of work from student...

Flashback: Winning a Texas HS football state title can advance coaches to the NCAA or beyond. Here's why many choose to stay at the grassroots level instead.  Dallas News

Randy Allen's career aspirations started at 12 years old.Growing up in Abilene, Allen played whatever sport was in season: football or basketball...

Texas Football: 4-Star WR Troy Omeire skips Longhorns, picks Aggies  FanSided

A potential game-changer for the 2020 Texas football recruiting class was lost to a rival with WR Troy Omeire committing to Texas A&M.

Texas Football: 3 2020 recruits worth immediate prioritization in June  FanSided

With a major visit weekend looming for the 2020 Texas football recruiting class, who is worth prioritizing for this coaching staff?

Texas Football: This is where Horns start to overtake Oklahoma in 2020 recruiting  FanSided

A rivalry between Texas football and the Oklahoma Sooners will take place more on the recruiting trail than on the field in the next two months.

Duncanville City Employee Files Sexual Harassment Suit  Focusdailynews

DUNCANVILLE — A parks department employee recently filed suit against the City citing sexual harassment and retaliation by her immediate supervisor.

Tulsa a 'homecoming' for Michigan State's Matt McQuaid  Lansing State Journal

Rob McQuaid's phone started buzzing the second he turned his phone on.

Duncanville 4th of July Celebrations  Focusdailynews

The City of Duncanville wants everyone to come out and spend time with them Tuesday, July 4, to help celebrate Independence Day in a big way. The fun starts ...

Four-star prospect Ramsey chooses Red Raiders

Last season, the Texas Tech men's basketball team made history by reaching the NCAA Elite Eight for the first time in program history.The Red Raider coaching ...

Area students named to Austin College Dean's List  North Texas e-News

Sherman, Texas -- Austin College administrators have announced the Dean's List for Fall Term 2018. The Dean's List recognizes the top 20 percent of students ...

After St. John Bosco's blowout win, which teams could now win Super 25 national title?  USA TODAY High School Sports

With the "Game of the Century" officially in the rearview, it's time to assess which teams could capture the 2018 USA TODAY Super 25 title.

#SomethingGood: Free Fitness Boot Camp in Oak Cliff  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

An Oak Cliff native and former college track athlete has come back to the community she grew up in to provide a free boot camp to help people get fit.

Texas Tech makes history with first 5-star men’s basketball recruit

LUBBOCK, Texas — On Tuesday, the college recruiting website upgraded Jahmius Ramsey, Texas Tech's highest ranked 2019 recruit, from a 4-star ...

Texas Tech signee Ramsey upgraded to five-star prospect by Rivals

Jahmius Ramsey hasn't stepped on campus and is making history.The 6-foot-4, 190-pound combo guard learned he was five-star prospect as the final Class of ...

Crystal Ball Picks For '20 Stanford Football Defensive Targets  247Sports

Stanford Football continues to build towards a strong '20 class as we hit the closing Dead Period of the Bowl Subdivision Recruiting Calendar. There a number ...

Best Southwest Police Blotter: January 2019  Focusdailynews

Mawell, Marcus Carel was arrested on charges of Warrant Arrest – US Marshall on 1/4/19. Campos, Martin G was arrested on charges of DWI on 1/11/19

Duncanville's only bike store has a hometown feel  Dallas Morning News

Tim and Cheree Harper opened the city of Duncanville's first bike store — Main Street Bicycle Shop — in April.

Hundreds Mourn Teen Killed in Shooting Spree  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Hundreds of people gathered at Duncanville High School on Sunday to remember an incoming senior killed during a shooting spree that left four women dead ...

Matt McQuaid - Becoming “Captain Quaido”  The Only Colors

It was just under a minute to play at the United Center back on November 17th, 2015. The Michigan State Spartans clashed with the Kansas Jayhawks in the ...

Filing For Red Oak ISD Board Election Through February 15  Focusdailynews

Candidate filing dates for the Red Oak ISD Board of Trustees election are January 16 through February 15. Interested candidates may pick up and submit.

Tragedy In Texas: Legendary Coach Dies At Track Meet This Weekend  MileSplit

Fahim Minkah was at the Bob Alpert Relays at Duncanville High School in Duncanville on Thursday evening when he passed.

DeSoto Veterans Town Hall & Benefits Fair March 30  Focusdailynews

The Veteran's Town Hall and Benefit Fair will take place March 30, 10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at City Hall. It is a free event.

Top 35 ranked Jahmius Ramsey to take official visit to Memphis  247Sports

According to his father Avery Ramsey, 6-foot-4 guard Jahmius Ramsey (Duncanville, Tex.) will take an official visit to Memphis starting on October 4th.

Christopher Chavez, 1969-2016 - Albert Lea Tribune  Albert Lea Tribune

Jeffrey and Darla Chavez of Duncanville, Texas, would like to announce the passing away of their dearly loved and precious son, Christopher Lee Chavez, July ...

Transparency Highlights DeSoto Town Hall Meeting  Focusdailynews

DESOTO—Last week, City of DeSoto Mayor Curtistene McCowan held a Town Hall Meeting affording DeSoto residents and community leaders the opportunity ...

Meet The Candidates: Duncanville City Council Candidates  Focusdailynews

Duncanville City Council Candidates Shared Their Visions With Residents At Forum. Six Duncanville City Council candidates spoke at a Duncanville United ...

Romeo Weems Named to Big Baller Brand All-Star Game  247Sports

DePaul signee Romeo Weems has been selected to participate in the inaugural Big Baller Brand All-American Game in Las Vegas on March 31st, 2019...

Senate Hopeful Beto O'Rourke Hosts DeSoto Town Hall Tuesday  Focusdailynews

Beto O'Rourke will hold a town hall in DeSoto on August 14. Beto O'Rourke is a fourth-generation Texan, born and raised in El Paso.

Syracuse recruits Joe Girard, Brycen Goodine to compete in 3-point and dunk contests at Final Four

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Orange lost in the first round of this year's NCAA Tournament, but two future Syracuse players will be at the Final Four.

Maypearl ISD teacher arrested on drug charge  Waxahachie Daily Light

MAYPEARL — A Maypearl Independent School District teacher was arrested by the Ellis County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday. Evan Martin — a Dallas resident ...

Tiffany Jackson returns to UT

Tiffany Jackson, a Longhorn Legend and former Texas Women's Basketball All-American, has been named an assistant coach for the Longhorns, head coach ...

Black teacher goes off on 'crackers, kill yourselves' rant; 'Ask why she's still employed'  BizPac Review

A Texas teacher set Twitter ablaze Friday with an inflammatory tweet. The woman, identified by other Twitter users as Duncanville High School teacher Vinita ...

Chris Anderson tabbed as next ROISD athletic director  Waxahachie Daily Light

RED OAK — For the last month-plus, two key administration positions inside the Red Oak ISD hierarchy have remained in limbo. One of those roles was filled ...

Dallas Bar Association Recognizes FDN Editor For Legal Reporting  Focusdailynews

Focus Daily News Editor Joshua C. Johnson was honored for a third time by the Dallas Bar Association on Friday for Excellence in Legal Reporting.

Red Raiders pull in talented 19 class

Coming off the program's run to its first NCAA Elite Eight, the Texas Tech coaching staff capitalized with a stellar four-player Class of 2019 fall commitment group.

CREF, partners award $500K in grants to auto body vo-tech schools; hear from Ill. $25K winner  Repairer Driven News

The Collision Repair Education Foundation on Friday announced it, insurers, I-CAR, MSOs, OEMs and others bestowed more than $500,000 in Ultimate ...

Sunnyvale schools reopen after vague 'SHS' threat prompts lockdown  Dallas News

Sunnyvale High School was on lockdown Friday morning as officials investigated a threat posted on social media.The school district released a...

64 Dallas-Fort Worth area basketball players among nominees for McDonald's All-American game  Dallas News

The list of Dallas-area nominees for the McDonald's All American Games is both short and long. For the boys game, there is one nominee. For the...

North Texas on the big stage: 7 players with area ties in SBLII  WFAA

Whichever side you view as the lesser of two evils, though, proud North Texans have reasons to cheer on Sunday. There are seven players with North Texas ties ...

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