I am a typical middle school kid [and a member of Boy Scout Troop 70] who enjoys riding my bike, but my opinion of the bike sharing program is that it is bad for our community. If someone chooses to ride a bike through a bike sharing app, then what happens when they arrive at their destination? They have to leave it somewhere on public or private property, which is abandoning it.
Highland Park officials have made preparations for doing substantial work in the Hackberry Creek greenbelt corridor before. This time, they hope to come up with conservation and restoration plans town residents will accept.
“They’re passionate,” Mayor Joel Williams said, saying many residents haven’t been bashful about telling him what they think about “the most beautiful natural resource in Highland Park.”
After winning the team title at last week’s District 9-5A tournament, Highland Park will send 10 wrestlers to the Region III championships beginning Friday in Bryan.
The Scots won individual district titles in five weight classes, including Mo Purnell (132 pounds), Spencer Buchholz (138 pounds), Colby Hopkins (182 pounds), Aidan Conner (195 pounds), and Jeremy Hanes (220 pounds). Conner is a defending state champion.
Other regional qualifiers for HP include Kiefer Wetzel, Caleb Kimzey, Cade McCarter, Isaiah Pedack, and McClain Matter. All 12 competitors for the Scots finished fifth or better at district, allowing HP to surge past Carrollton Creekview in the team standings.
The 2018 Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational kicked off on Jan. 23 at the offices of Winstead PC in Downtown Dallas, hosted by Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities (PESC) board member, Mr. Robert McCormick. Emmitt Smith announced this year’s Event Chairs, Janiece Evans-Page, VP President, Global Philanthropy and Sustainability at Fossil Group and Mark Page, President of Operations for AT&T's Chief Data Office.
The Highland Park lacrosse program will launch the Rich Moses era on Friday at the annual Patriot Cup event in Frisco.
The new Scots head coach will lead his team against Florida powerhouse IMG Academy at 7 p.m. inside the Ford Center at The Star.
The Patriot Cup will be highlighted by three college games on Saturday, beginning with Villanova meeting Yale at noon. Other games will feature club teams from SMU, Arkansas, Texas, and Oklahoma.
We're not saying Meghan Markle's workout helped her land an engagement with Prince Harry, but maybe a new studio in Lakewood can give us the 411.