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Regional tournaments move to TCU

|Monday, Feb. 17, 2014

Flooding at Wilkerson-Greines Activity center prompted the move.

Algebra 2 no longer required in Texas, but don’t expect college without it

| |Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Most North Texas districts are reminding parents and students that Algebra 2 is a must for teens planning to attend a four-year university.

Arlington school trustees talk transfers, question campout method

| |Monday, Feb. 17, 2014

On Monday, parents and guardians can start camping out to get their children into different schools.

A spacecraft helps one Arlington student heal, while others focus on drug issues

| |Monday, Feb. 17, 2014

Four UT Arlington graduate students in the Master of Fine Arts program work on films about methamphetamine use, drug mules, haunted cell phones and spacecraft.

Fort Worth program finds the fun in science, technology, engineering and math — seriously

| |Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014

Robotics, flight simulators keep Engineers Week interesting at Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

Arlington school trustees approve new graduation requirements

| |Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014

Incoming fall freshmen will have the opportunity to mold their high school experience with tailored plans.

Arlington trustees unanimously approve $663 million bond election

| |Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

If voters approve the entire package May 10, a homeowner with property valued at $100,000 would see an annual tax increase of $126 starting in 2016.

Birdville school district converts roller rink into agricultural facility

| |Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

Construction has already started to convert the former Holiday Skating Rink in Haltom City for a new use.

Fort Worth district approves at-risk program for 4 schools

| |Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

Board member questions cost of Youth Advocate Programs.

Anderson Cooper: “There are times I feel like my heart is too full with the people that I met”

| |Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014

The host of Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN came to UT Arlington Monday night as part of the university’s Maverick Speakers Series.

Northwest High School student dies in two-vehicle wreck south of Justin

| |Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014

A teenage passenger and a pickup driver were injured in the wreck on icy Farm Road 156, the DPS reports.

TCU to host live broadcast of CBS Evening News on April 9

| |Monday, Feb. 10, 2014

The live broadcast will be followed by the 10th annual Schieffer Symposium on the News. Panelists are investigative reporter Bob Woodward, columnist Peggy Noonan and Jane Pauley.

Arlington school district revising salary structure for nonteachers

| |Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Trustees will hear recommendations soon based on a market study.

Grapevine-Colleyville students can get associate’s in high school

| |Sunday, Feb. 09, 2014

Next fall, about 125 Grapevine-Colleyville ninth-grade students will start to earn college credit at TCC.

UT Arlington hits another enrollment record

| |Wednesday, Feb. 05, 2014

Total preliminary enrollment for the spring is 37,901 students, including those living out of state who are taking online courses.

Texas board alters textbook review rules

| |Friday, Jan. 31, 2014

Tighter rules on the citizen review panels will likely reduce ideological battles over science and religion.

Arlington trustees accept $663 million capital needs proposals

| |Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014

The Arlington school district’s Capital Needs Steering Committee recommended two new elementary schools and fine arts, career, technical, agriculture and athletic centers that could cost $663.1 million.

Fort Worth scientists work to ID bodies found in Florida

| |Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

The University of North Texas Health Science Center will use DNA samples to try to identify 55 bodies buried at a reform school.

Mavericks in drone research: UT-Arlington helping FAA study unmanned aircraft

| |Monday, Jan. 27, 2014

One of UT-Arlington’s specific roles in the research is exploring how to equip flying machines with “detect and avoid” technology

200 chefs-in-training put kitchen skills to test in culinary competition

| |Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014

Students in Texas ProStart Invitational in Hurst faced an unexpected challenge – the food was inadvertently frozen.