Namesake of Webb Elementary in Arlington dies at 90


Paul Moseley / Star-Telegram archives

John Mitchell Webb Jr., a former Arlington High School principal and a district administrator, died Tuesday.

Texas school fund now worth nation-high $37.7B

A fund Texas uses to buy instructional materials and cover some local school districts' costs is now worth nearly $38 billion, officials announced Tuesday, making it the nation's largest educational endowment.

Fort Worth residents seek ‘trustworthy’ superintendent

During a forum at Dunbar High School, speakers say the district needs a leader who’s culturally sensitive and puts the children first.

Arlington schools decide against shared math workbooks

Elementary students will get their own copy to use in class.

Fort Worth district seeks community help in superintendent search

The superintendent search continues in the Fort Worth school district, with selection planned by Feb. 1.