St. Philip's School

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    Police, Firefighters Sue City Over Use of On-Duty Officers to Serve, Protect Parade

    ​In case you forgot: Faced with a walloping $131-million budget shortfall one year ago, Dallas City Manager Mary Suhm asked police officers and firefighters to take a 2 percent cut in pay. As part of that agreement, known as meet and confer, city officials rewrote the Special Events Ordinance to r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Mike Rawlings Taps Captain America For Tomorrow's Official Campaign Kick-Off

    ​As Sam pointed out in February 2007, when he covered Tom Leppert's mayoral campaign kick-off at St. Philip's School in South Dallas, Roger Staubach served as his campaign co-chair alongside Elaine Agather. But Staubach couldn't make it four years back; he was "not in attendance." He is expected a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2009

    Friday Night, Christmas Comes Early to Neiman Marcus and Main Street Garden

    Harry WilonskyWhat my 6-year-old saw beneath Neimans' window tarp last Friday night​As we were leaving Main Street Garden Friday night, the 6-year-old who lives in my house wondered what the what was under the tarp covering Neiman Marcus's storefront. I told him: They're building a tunnel for kids ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    Picture Show: Erykah Badu Teaches The Kids About The Music

    Hal Samples Yesterday morning, Erykah Badu and a few friends treated the students of St. Philip's School, Prestonwood Elementary and Holy Trinity Catholic School to quite the music lesson at the House of Blues: While mixing in live performance with powerpoint slideshow and lecture, Badu and Co. scho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2009

    Erykah Badu Sings (and Teaches) the Blues

    Hal SamplesWe sent Hal Samples to the House of Blues this morning to shoot Erykah Badu and friends offering a lengthy discourse on blues history to students from St. Philip's School, Prestonwood Elementary and Holy Trinity Catholic School. More photos and some video are to come tomorrow, after we ge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2009

    South Dallas Sheds Another Hot-Sheet Motel

    View Larger MapThe Dallas City Council just voted on an agenda item in Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway's wheelhouse: permanently shuttering a South Dallas motel surrounded by "ladies of the evening at all times of the day and night," as Caraway put it before begging Carolyn Davis to continue goi ... More >>

  • Music

    January 18, 2007

    Can You Badu?

    Dallas' favorite lady joins with Dave Chappelle

  • Music

    December 21, 2006

    Jingle Bell Jock

    The Ticket rocks and other notable news

  • News

    December 15, 2005
  • Calendar

    April 15, 2004


    Snap of the imagination