Dallas Junor Hockey Association Presents Sponsorship Recognition Banner to Encana Corp.

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EnCana Corporation representative Thomas Nelson is presented The Dallas Penguins Sponsorship Recognition Banner by DJHA President Don Girard thanking them for their support.  Helping in the presentation are Coach Sleavin’s Penguin Squirt team.  EnCana’s generous contribution to the Dan Hess Scholarship Fund enabled ten young players from select financially needy families across the 17 team organization to play hockey this season. EnCana is an innovative …

Ricki Deci Invitational Results

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Frisco, TX – The Eagle Gymnastics Girls’ Team competed this past weekend at the Ricki Deci Invitational in Houston, TX. The optional athletes performed well showing off their unique routines for the first time.  In Level 8 Jessica Giacoman placed 2nd on floor, while Level 7 Martiza Mack placed 1st on vault and 2nd on floor. The level 5 team, …

School Beat

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January Electronic Newsletter New School Zones Zones for the six schools opening in 2010 have been set. Go to www.friscoisd.org for maps and more information. Middle School TransfersThe Board approved limiting additional general public middle school transfers out of the six newly constituted middle schools for one year to ensure consistency in the enrollment numbers for the first year of opening …

Adoption Information Meeting

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CARROLLTON, TEXAS—Dillon International, Inc., will present a FREE informational meeting on international adoption from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, at First Baptist Church, 2400 N. Josey Lane, in Carrollton. A Dillon representative will give an overview of adoption from China, Korea, Haiti, India and Hong Kong, plus new opportunities in Ghana and Nepal. Adoption programs in Russia, …

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14th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance Tickets On Sale

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We are planning the night of a lifetime, and you won’t want to be late for this very important date!  Join Alice, the Mad Hatter, TweedleDee and TweedleDum, and many other characters from “Alice in Wonderland” as we jump down the rabbit’s hole for an evening of enchantment at the 14th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. This year’s dance will be …

Suggestions Sought for Lone Star Mascot

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Karen Kraft, principal of Lone Star High School, is taking suggestions for the school mascot. The school colors are dark blue and silver and because of licensing and copyright issues, the district is discouraging people from suggesting Cowboys as a possibility, she says. The symbol of the Lone Star is near and dear to all Texans. The Lone Star of  …

Adoption Information Meeting

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DALLAS/FORT WORTH—Dillon International, Inc., will present a FREE adoption information meeting from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at the Buckner Children’s Home Campus in Dallas, 5200 S. Buckner Blvd. A Dillon representative will give an overview of adoption from China, Korea, Haiti, India and Hong Kong, plus new opportunities in Ghana and Nepal. A domestic adoption program …

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Coordination Station Event One Day Only at Sci-Tech Discovery Center

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Sci-Tech Discovery Center will proudly debut Coordination Station, a new, hands-on children’s exhibit, on Saturday, January 2, 2010, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. THIS IS AN EXCLUSIVE, ONE DAY ONLY EVENT. Coordination Station is the brainchild of Floridian, John Millwater, and consists of more than 50 handcrafted, wooden coordination games to help children develop hand-eye coordination skills. Similar exhibits …