The foundations for Academy Sports + Outdoors and At Home will be poured soon as progress picks up at the Shops at Broad mixed-use development at the northwest corner of East Broad Street and U.S. 287.
Male calico cats are rare, but one show cat from Waxahachie, Texas, has been barred from competing in Cat Fanciers Association shows’ best of breed category. Breeders call Dawntreader Texas Calboy’s chimerism a genetic defect.
This summer, the Backyard will add Tacos & Avocados, Hypnotic Emporium, an ice cream shop, and a By the Horns Brewing to the mix. There will be a stage for live music and a single alcohol license so people can walk anywhere in the confines of the Backyard with a drink in hand.
Dozens of residents from Twin Creeks and homes along Newt Patterson Road packed the City Council chambers to oppose a proposal for 36 homes on 15 acres. Council members listened to the concerns for the new neighborhood, called Queensgate, but ultimately approved the zoning change, voting 6-1 on final reading Feb. 26.
Legacy High School would relieve overcrowding at Lake Ridge High School in 2020 while Timberview, Mansfield and Summit will remain untouched in both attendance zone maps the Mansfield school district has proposed.