Teen Community Bible Study meets Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Schreiber Methodist Church. Teens from North Dallas public and private high schools are invited. 4525 Rickover. For information call 972-387-0188 or visit

The SPCA of Texas runs an injured animal rescue ambulance service to help strays. SPCA will respond to calls in our neighborhood from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Field officers will evaluate injured animals and take them to the SPCA, Highland Park Animal Clinic or an emergency clinic for treatment. 214-651-7387.



Hillcrest High School graduate Steve Kenny has accepted a job working as an editor on the metropolitan desk of The New York Times. For most of his career, Kenny has been a reporter and editor at The Dallas Morning News since graduating from  Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He was most recently assistant editor of the Morning News’ free weekday publication, Quick, which Kenny helped develop several years ago.


Teacher Theresa Oriabure was named teacher of the year at Hillcrest High School. Oriabure’s peers selected her to receive the honor. Oriabure is eligible to be considered for teacher of the year award for the area, which will be announced this month.




Several Hillcrest High School football team members have received 13-4A All-District honors. Those named are quarterback Willie Taylor, junior; wide receiver Joseph Paylor, senior; offensive lineman Carlos Estrella, junior; kicker Diego Alvarado, senior; line backer Rob Look, junior; and defensive back Derrius Bell, senior. Bell also received All Area honors.



Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) at the Senior Source is looking for volunteers age 55+ to volunteer with more than 230 non-profit agencies in Dallas and Collin counties. RSVP matches your skills, needs and desires with a volunteer job. Volunteers are generally needed for three hours, one to two days a week. 214-823-5700 or

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