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Basketball star gives back to community

May 13, 2021

By ANTHONY HERNANDEZ @TheEtCetera Rowlett native JJ Murray has gone from Eastfield to the University of North Texas and is now living his dream of playing NCAA Division I college basketball. Eastfield...

Jackie Huerta at the Asian Star, the restaurant her family owns in Dallas. Photo by Chantilette Franklin/The Et Cetera

Q&A: Nursing student shares life lessons learned from family

March 9, 2021

Student, waitress, homeowner—Jackie Huerta is only 21 years old, but she has already experienced it all. Following in the footsteps of her immigrant parents, Huerta is working toward becoming a nurse...

Q&A: Adviser shares her path to success in online classes

Q&A: Adviser shares her path to success in online classes

November 17, 2020

Photograph by Roy Moore/The Et Cetera Brooke Ryan is a Mesquite native who graduated from Eastfield and is now the Senior Manager of Advising. She sat down with Et Cetera reporter Bryan Gomez to talk...

OPINION: Why Gen Zers do not want kids

OPINION: Why Gen Zers do not want kids

November 11, 2020

Illustration by Mattheau Faught Parents, with all due respect, you guys ruined the idea of having children for my generation. My friends and I have talked and agreed, we don’t want children. Maybe...

Puerto Rican native sheds light on the American Latino experience

Puerto Rican native sheds light on the American Latino experience

November 6, 2020

Javier Avila gave a virtual presentation of his one-man show, "The Trouble with My Name," on Oct. 6 for Dallas College students./Photo courtesy of Javier Avila By JUAN HERNANDEZ @TheEtCetera Javier...

Dallas College Board of Trustees: Meet the candidates

Dallas College Board of Trustees: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

District 5 William Wesley Jameson Age: 69 Occupation: Sales and operations management consultant Lives in: Duncanville Education: B.A. in psychology and biology, Trinity University;...

Dallas County Sheriff: Meet the candidates

Dallas County Sheriff: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

Marian Brown (D)            Age: 55 Occupation: Sheriff of Dallas County Lives in: Dallas Education: Bachelor of arts degree, University of Texas at...

Dallas County Commissioner: Meet the candidates

Dallas County Commissioner: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

Precinct 1 Theresa Daniel (D) Age: 61 Education: Ph.D., UT-Arlington, 2002, Public Policy & Public Administration, with Urban Economics Experience: Dallas County Commissioner, District 1 (2012)....

State Representatives: Meet the candidates

State Representatives: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

District 107 Victoria Neave (D) Occupation: Attorney Age: 39 Education: Attended Dallas County Community College District and Tulane University; bachelor’s degree, government and politics, University...

U.S. House of Representatives: Meet the candidates

U.S. House of Representatives: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

U.S. House of Representatives District 5 Lance Gooden (R) Age: 37 Occupation: Worked in the insurance industry before being elected Lives in: Terrell Education: Bachelor’s degree in finance,...

U.S. Senate: Meet the candidates

U.S. Senate: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

John Cornyn (R) Age: 68 Occupation: U.S. senator and attorney Lives in: Austin Education: Journalism degree from Trinity University in San Antonio; graduated from St. Mary’s School of...

U.S. President: Meet the candidates

U.S. President: Meet the candidates

October 6, 2020

The Et Cetera staff has compiled a list of the 2020 presidential candidates and a fact sheet about each one so you can make an informed decision at the polls. Donald Trump Republican President Age...

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