Bushfire warning. The National Weather Service in Fort Worth said we are now in “critical brush fire danger”, with temperatures reaching 110°C and humidity down about 25%. Don’t burn anything. Watch out for your butts. Do not park on or drive over tall grass.

Richardson ISD names the only super finalist. Tabitha Branum will lead the district after her official hire. She has served as Acting Superintendent since the resignation of Jeannie Stone in December 2021. I am honored to report that Branum said“I am humbled and honored to continue my service at RISD as Superintendent.”

North Texas home prices are skyrocketing. Re/Max just released a report This shows that in June, year over year, our home prices were up over 29%, more than anywhere else in the country. The national average was only 11%.

Dallas ISD requires transparent backpacks. Do you know what transparent backpacks are? They don’t work. I mean, they contain stuff, and you can carry that stuff on your back. But they don’t keep guns out of schools.


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