Staff Reports
Sachse’s offense dominates in win

Sachse’s offense dominates in win

There wasn’t much the Sachse Mustangs couldn’t do to open district play.Sachse (2-2, 1-0) scored at will in the first half on their way to a 56-27 win over Lakeview Centennial (3-1, 0-1) Friday night. Alex Orji led the way offensively, gaining 402 yards total and...

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Mask mandate issued for Dallas County

Mask mandate issued for Dallas County

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins issued an emergency order requiring masks in the county in defiance of Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order signed in May banning governmental bodies from requiring masks. The order comes one day after a judge ruled that Abbott’s...

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Dallas County to conduct mosquito spraying

Dallas County to conduct mosquito spraying

Dallas County notified the city of Sachse of a positive West Nile Virus mosquito sample in the 3400 block of Ingram Road. Dallas County Health and Human Services have scheduled truck-applied mosquito spraying for Tuesday, Aug. 10 and Wednesday, Aug 11 from 9 p.m....

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Governor Abbott calls second special session

Governor Abbott calls second special session

Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing a second special session to convene at noon on Aug. 7 with 17 agenda items identified. “The Texas Legislature achieved a great deal during the 87th Legislative Session, and they have a responsibility to finish the work...

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CWD rates increase

CWD rates increase

Sachse City Council discussed the Economic Development Corporation’s goals and objectives, received an update from the CWD and discussed the community center during the Aug. 2 regular meeting. Residents will soon see an increase to $16.79 on CWD residential trash...

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Cars Under the Stars parade returns

Cars Under the Stars parade returns

The Cars Under the Stars parade returns to the streets of Sachse Saturday, Aug. 14. Conceived as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic last year, the parade took the place of the traditional car show. Sachse Chamber of Commerce Vice Chair Jeanie Marten said the parade...

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Constitutional amendments ordered for November election

Constitutional amendments ordered for November election

Deputy Secretary of State Joe Esparza drew the ballot order for eight proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution that will appear on the Nov. 2 ballot. The first proposition, HJR 143 will authorize professional sports team charitable foundations of organizations...

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Collin College to soon offer third bachelor’s degree

Collin College to soon offer third bachelor’s degree

After closing for more than a year, the Laurie Schwenk Senior Activity Center has re­opened its doors to welcome Sachse’s senior community. The center reopened a few weeks prior to the arrival of new senior center manager Robin Woodward, who said things are beginning...

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Council discusses preliminary budget

Council discusses preliminary budget

Sachse city council heard the bond committee’s recommendation and discussed the preliminary budget during the workshop prior to the July 26 regular meeting. The bond committee, which has spent the last several months meeting with residents to determine a bond amount...

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