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Market Street and Mrs Baird’s Bread announced the October winners of the second annual Teachers On The Rise program. To help kick-off the program this year, nominations have poured in from students and families across North Texas explaining the ways their teacher(s) go above-and-beyond the c… Read MoreMarket Street & Mrs Baird’s Bread honor three North Texas area teachers as Teachers on the Rise for October

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The Miss America 2023 competition is less than a month away and Carrollton’s very own Miss Texas Averie Bishop is prepared, representing her state as the first Asian-American woman crowned as Miss Texas. Read MoreMiss Texas breaks barriers, becoming the first Asian-American woman to represent the Lone Star State in the Miss America competition

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Dan Powers serves as Chief Operating Officer with the Children's Advocacy Center of Collin County. The nonprofit was established 30 years ago to serve children and families victimized by child abuse in the county. Research indicates that by 2050, Collin County’s population will surpass 3.8 m… Read MoreMeet Dan Powers, Chief Operating Officer of the Children's Advocacy Center of Collin County

There's no shortage of noteworthy performances turned in by student-athletes around the area. Each week, Star Local Media's sports staff will recognize five student-athletes from their respective coverage areas as part of its 5-Star Spotlight. Here are a few athletes who have turned standout… Read MoreStar Local Media's 5-Star Spotlight: Check out a few student-athletes who have shined around the area

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