It took a Texan to electrify the guitar. In 1928, George Delmetia Beauchamp from rural Coleman County, working with European-born banjo maker John Dopyera, brought forth the first fully functioning electric guitar.
McKinney Boyd seniors Avery Hall (left) and Olivia Simpson lead the Broncos' mascot (Becca Groskopf) into place at Dec. 6 groundbreaking ceremonies for the the new McKinney ISD Stadium and Community Event Center. | Story: [ Dallasnews.com Link ]
The Dallas City Council on Friday broke a longstanding tradition of promoting a city manager from within, naming T.C. Broadnax as the new boss. He will replace A.C. Gonzalez, who is retiring at the end of January.
The actor best known for his roles in "Fast Times at Ridgemont High", the "Beverly Hills Cop" franchise and "The Santa Clause" movies issued a statement Friday morning apologizing for and explaining the behavior that led to his arrest.
Candace Payne's four-minute broadcast of herself in her car putting on her Chewbacca mask was Facebook's top live video of 2016, with nearly 3 million likes, 3.5 million shares and 7,000-plus comments as of Thursday, Facebook said.
Join us for a special feature of Kubo and the Two Strings! We will be hosting movie night at Klyde Warren Park on Saturday, Dec. 10. It's a BYOB (Bring Your Own Blanket) affair, but we'll provide the loaded hot chocolate and heaters.