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Adrian Phillips (born March 28, 1992) is an American football safety for the Los Angeles Chargers of the National Football League (NFL).
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
Aluminium or aluminum is a chemical element with symbol Al and atomic number 13.
Amber Dotson (born in Garland, Texas) is an American country music artist.
Amberton University is a private, nonprofit university located in Garland, Texas, in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex of the United States of America.
The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Area codes 214, 469, and 972 are the North American telephone area codes for Dallas, Texas, and most of the eastern portion of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex.
Atlas Copco is a Swedish industrial company that was founded in 1873.
Augustus Hill Garland (June 11, 1832 – January 26, 1899) was an American politician who served as the 38th Attorney General of the United States from 1885 to 1889.
Baptists are Christians distinguished by baptizing professing believers only (believer's baptism, as opposed to infant baptism), and doing so by complete immersion (as opposed to affusion or sprinkling).
Belt Line Road is a loop road that traverses through 16 cities in Dallas County, Texas.
The Blue Line is a light rail line in the system of mass transit in Dallas, Texas (USA), operated by the Dallas Area Rapid Transit system.
The BNSF Railway Company is the largest freight railroad network in North America, followed by the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) in second place, its primary competitor for Western U.S. freight.
Brighter Horizons Academy (BHA) is a full-time accredited pre-k through 12 Islamic college preparatory in Garland, Texas, USA.
The Brookings Institution is a century-old American research group on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C. It conducts research and education in the social sciences, primarily in economics, metropolitan policy, governance, foreign policy, and global economy and development.
Business Insider is an American financial and business news website that also operates international editions in the UK, Australia, China, Germany, France, South Africa, India, Italy, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Nordics, Poland, Spanish and Singapore.
Cleon Lewis Bryant, known as C. L. Bryant (born March 28, 1956), is an African-American Baptist minister and former radio and television host based in his native Shreveport, Louisiana.
Caleb Landry Jones (born December 7, 1989) is an American actor and musician, best known for his roles as Banshee in X-Men: First Class (2011), Jeremy Armitage in Get Out (2017), and Red Welby in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017).
Centerville is an area in Garland, Texas, United States; it used to be a distinct unincorporated community in Dallas County.
The North American Central Time Zone (CT) is a time zone in parts of Canada, the United States, Mexico, Central America, some Caribbean Islands, and part of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Charles Ray Matthews (born May 19, 1939) is a former member and chairman of the Texas Railroad Commission and the chancellor-emeritus of the Texas State University System.
A city attorney can be an elected or appointed position in city and municipal government in the United States.
A city council, town council, town board, or board of aldermen is the legislative body that governs a city, town, municipality, or local government area.
A city manager is an official appointed as the administrative manager of a city, in a council–manager form of city government.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Collin County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas.
The council–manager government form is one of two predominant forms of local government in the United States and Ireland, the other being the mayor–council government form.
Crystal Lynn Bernard (born September 30, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter and actress.
The Curtis Culwell Center attack was carried out by two Americans from Arizona who attacked officers with gunfire at the entrance to an exhibit featuring cartoon images of Muhammad at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas on May 3, 2015.
Dairy products, milk products or lacticinia are a type of food produced from or containing the milk of mammals, primarily cattle, water buffaloes, goats, sheep, camels, and humans.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is a transit agency in Downtown Dallas, Texas.
Dallas County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas.
The Dallas Independent School District (Dallas ISD or DISD) is a school district based in Dallas, Texas (USA). Dallas ISD, which operates schools in much of Dallas County, is the second largest school district in Texas and the Sixteenth largest in the United States. In 2014, the school district was rated "as having met the standard" by the Texas Education Agency.
The Dallas, Garland and Northeastern Railroad is a railroad headquartered in Richardson, Texas.
The Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area, the official title designated by the United States Office of Management and Budget, encompasses 13 counties within the U.S. state of Texas.
Electricity deregulation in Texas, approved by Texas Senate Bill 7 on January 1, 2002, calls for the creation of the Electric Utility Restructuring Legislative Oversight Committee to oversee implementation of the bill.
Die casting is a metal casting process that is characterized by forcing molten metal under high pressure into a mold cavity.
Downtown Garland station (formerly known as Garland Central Transit Center until 2002) is a DART Light Rail station located in Garland, Texas (USA) at Walnut and Fifth Streets.
A drought is a period of below-average precipitation in a given region, resulting in prolonged shortages in the water supply, whether atmospheric, surface water or ground water.
Duck Creek is an area in Garland, Texas, United States that once consisted of two distinct unincorporated communities (sometimes referred to as Old Duck Creek and New Duck Creek) in northeastern Dallas County.
Ecolab Inc., headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, is an American global provider of water, hygiene and energy technologies and services to the food, energy, healthcare, industrial and hospitality markets.
Electronics is the discipline dealing with the development and application of devices and systems involving the flow of electrons in a vacuum, in gaseous media, and in semiconductors.
Embree refers to an area in Garland, Texas, United States that once was its own city in northeastern Dallas County.
Energy Future Holdings Corporation is an electric utility company headquartered in Energy Plaza in Downtown Dallas, Texas, United States.
Everybody Draw Mohammed Day (or Draw Mohammed Day) was a 2010 event in support of artists threatened with violence for drawing representations of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
Fairbanks Morse and Company was an American manufacturing company in the late 19th and early 20th century.
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.
Firewheel Golf Park is a public golf course located in Garland, Texas.
Firewheel Town Center is a open-air regional shopping mall in Garland, Texas.
Firewheel is an upscale, developed area in the Dallas suburb of Garland, Texas.
Forest/Jupiter station is a DART Light Rail station in Garland, Texas.
The Fujita scale (F-Scale), or Fujita–Pearson scale (FPP scale), is a scale for rating tornado intensity, based primarily on the damage tornadoes inflict on human-built structures and vegetation.
Garland Christian Academy (GCA) is a private preK-12 Christian school in Garland, Texas.
Garland High School is a public high school located in Garland, Texas, United States.
Garland Independent School District is a public school district with its headquarters in the Harris Hill Administration Building in Garland, Texas (USA).
Garland is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Garland/DFW Heloplex is a city-owned public heliport in Garland, in Dallas County, Texas, United States, located approximately southwest of the central business district.
Gene Summers (born January 3, 1939 in Dallas, Texas) is an American rock/rockabilly singer.
General Dynamics Corporation (GD) is an American aerospace and defense multinational corporation formed by mergers and divestitures.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
Hannah Montana, also known as Hannah Montana Forever in its fourth and final season, is an American musical comedy television series created by Michael Poryes, Rich Correll, and Barry O'Brien.
Happy Days is an American television sitcom that aired first-run from January 15, 1974, to September 24, 1984 on ABC, with a total of 255 half-hour episodes spanning eleven seasons.
Hawaiian Falls Waterparks is a chain of waterparks operated by ProParks Management Company.
A Heliport is by definition an area of land, water, or structure used or intended to be used for the landing and takeoff of helicopters, and includes its buildings and facilities (if any).
A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.
The International Baccalaureate (IB), formerly known as the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), is an international educational foundation headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and founded in 1968.
Interstate 30 (I-30) is a Interstate Highway in the southern states of Texas and Arkansas in the United States.
Interstate 635 (I-635) is a partial loop around Dallas, Texas, in the United States between I-20 in Balch Springs and State Highway 121 (SH 121) at the north entrance of the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine.
Joseph "Jo" Abbott (January 15, 1840 – February 11, 1908) was a member of the Confederate States Army and a member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas.
The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, owned by Kansas City Southern, is the smallest and third-oldest Class I railroad in North America (just behind Union Pacific Railroad and Canadian Pacific Railway) still in operation.
KEEL (710 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format.
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. is an American grocery manufacturing and processing conglomerate headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Northfield, Illinois, part of the Kraft Heinz Company.
KRLD (1080 kHz; NewsRadio 1080) is a commercial AM radio station owned and operated by Entercom.
Lake Ray Hubbard, formerly Forney Lake, is a fresh water impoundment (reservoir) located in Dallas, Texas in the counties of Dallas, Kaufman, Collin, and Rockwall just north of the City of Forney.
Lakeview Centennial High School is a public secondary school in Garland, Texas, in the United States.
Lavon Lake is a fresh water reservoir located in southeast Collin County, Texas on the East Fork of the Trinity River near Wylie off of State Highway 78.
Margaret LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (born August 28, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, actress and author.
The following is a list of the most populous incorporated cities, towns, and unincorporated census-designated places (CDPs) in the U.S. state of Texas.
The U.S. state of Texas is divided into 254 counties, more than any other U.S. state.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
The following is a list of U.S. cities with large Vietnamese American populations.
The following is a list of the most populous incorporated places of the United States.
Lloyd V. Berkner High School is a high school in Richardson, in the U.S. state of Texas, with a 2008 enrollment of 2,755 and a student/teacher ratio of 16.7.
MAPEI is an Italian company founded in 1937 by Rodolfo Squinzi in Milan, Italy.
Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between those spouses, as well as between them and any resulting biological or adopted children and affinity (in-laws and other family through marriage).
The Mesquite Independent School District is a school district in Mesquite, Texas (USA) (incorporating most of Mesquite and portions of Balch Springs, Dallas, Garland, and Seagoville, as well as formerly serving all high school students of Sunnyvale) which follows the standard definition of an independent school district.
The city of Mesquite is a suburb located east of Dallas, Texas.
Mitchel Tate Musso is an American actor, musician, and singer, best known for his three Disney Channel roles as Oliver Oken/Mike Standley III in Hannah Montana; Jeremy Johnson in the animated series Phineas and Ferb; and his Disney XD role as King Brady on Pair of Kings.
Mixed-use development is a type of urban development that blends residential, commercial, cultural, institutional, or entertainment uses, where those functions are physically and functionally integrated, and that provides pedestrian connections.
Money is a magazine that is published by Meredith Corporation.
Daron Oshay "Mookie" Blaylock (born March 20, 1967) is an American retired professional basketball player.
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a civil rights organization in the United States, formed in 1909 as a bi-racial organization to advance justice for African Americans by a group, including, W. E. B. Du Bois, Mary White Ovington and Moorfield Storey.
Naaman Forest High School is a public secondary school located in Garland, Texas (USA).
The North Central Texas Council of Governments or NCTCOG is a voluntary association of governments in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
North Garland High School is a public secondary school located in Garland, Texas (USA).
North Mesquite High School is a secondary school in Mesquite, Texas.
The onion (Allium cepa L., from Latin cepa "onion"), also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species of the genus Allium.
The Dallas County Hospital District, doing business as the Parkland Health & Hospital System, is the hospital district of Dallas County, Texas, United States.
Per capita income or average income measures the average income earned per person in a given area (city, region, country, etc.) in a specified year.
A pickled cucumber (commonly known as a pickle in the United States and Canada and a gherkin in Britain, Ireland, Australia, South Africa and New Zealand) is a cucumber that has been pickled in a brine, vinegar, or other solution and left to ferment for a period of time, by either immersing the cucumbers in an acidic solution or through souring by lacto-fermentation.
Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
The poverty threshold, poverty limit or poverty line is the minimum level of income deemed adequate in a particular country.
The President George Bush Turnpike (PGBT) is a toll road running through the northern, northeastern and western suburbs, forming a partial loop around Dallas, Texas, United States.
A proscenium (προσκήνιον) is the metaphorical vertical plane of space in a theatre, usually surrounded on the top and sides by a physical proscenium arch (whether or not truly "arched") and on the bottom by the stage floor itself, which serves as the frame into which the audience observes from a more or less unified angle the events taking place upon the stage during a theatrical performance.
Public transport (also known as public transportation, public transit, or mass transit) is transport of passengers by group travel systems available for use by the general public, typically managed on a schedule, operated on established routes, and that charge a posted fee for each trip.
A public utility (usually just utility) is an organization that maintains the infrastructure for a public service (often also providing a service using that infrastructure).
Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are self-identification data items in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify, and indicate whether or not they are of Hispanic or Latino origin (the only categories for ethnicity).
The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC; also sometimes called the Texas Railroad Commission, TRC) is the state agency that regulates the oil and gas industry, gas utilities, pipeline safety, safety in the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) industry, and surface coal and uranium mining.
Resistol Hats is a Garland, Texas, United States–based manufacturer of hats.
Richardson Independent School District (RISD) is a school district based in Richardson, Texas (USA).
Richardson is a principal city in Dallas and Collin counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
Richland College is a community college that is part of the Dallas County Community College District and is located in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas, Texas (United States) near the border with Richardson and Garland.
The Rockabilly Hall of Fame is an organization and website launched on March 21, 1997 to present early rock and roll history and information relating to the artists and personalities involved in rockabilly.
Rockwall County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas.
Rose Hill is an area located in southeast Garland, Texas, United States.
Rowlett High School is a public secondary school located in Rowlett, Texas (USA).
Rowlett is a city in Dallas and Rockwall counties in the U.S. state of Texas, and an eastern suburb of Dallas.
Sachse High School is a public high school located in Sachse, Texas (USA).
Sachse is a city in Collin and Dallas counties in the U.S. state of Texas and is part of the DFW Metroplex.
The System Average Interruption Duration Index (SAIDI) is commonly used as a reliability indicator by electric power utilities.
The System Average Interruption Frequency Index (SAIFI) is commonly used as a reliability indicator by electric power utilities.
Samuel Ehi Eguavoen (born February 22, 1993) is a Canadian football linebacker for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League (CFL).
The Sherwin-Williams Company is an American Fortune 500 company in the general building materials industry.
Shreveport is the third-largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 122nd-largest city in the United States.
South Garland High School (SGHS) is a secondary school located in Garland, Texas.
Sunnyvale is a rural, sparsely populated town in Dallas County, Texas, United States.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) is a department of the government of the U.S. state of Texas.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is a department of the government of the state of Texas.
State Highway 66 or SH 66 is a state highway running from Garland to Greenville, roughly parallel to Interstate 30.
State Highway 78 or SH 78 is a state highway that follows surface roads in a predominantly southwest-to-northeast direction in the Dallas area before traveling north-northeast to the Oklahoma State border.
The Dallas Morning News is a daily newspaper serving the Dallas–Fort Worth area of Texas, with an average of 271,900 daily subscribers.
The Rob, Anybody, and Dawn Show (Formerly: The Rob, Arnie, and Dawn Show, and The Rob, Nobody, and Dawn Show) is a syndicated morning radio show on KRXQ (98 Rock; 98.5 FM), formerly from Entercom's building in Sacramento, California and being rebroadcast on KDOT (104.5 FM) from Lotus' building in Reno, Nevada, and KBRE (105.7 FM) from Merced, California.
A tornado is a rapidly rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the Earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud.
Trammell Crow Company is a real estate development, investment, and property management company.
In urban planning, a transit-oriented development (TOD) is a type of urban development that maximizes the amount of residential, business and leisure space within walking distance of public transport.
A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Attorney General (A.G.) is the head of the United States Department of Justice per, concerned with all legal affairs, and is the chief lawyer of the United States government.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The United States Postal Service (USPS; also known as the Post Office, U.S. Mail, or Postal Service) is an independent agency of the United States federal government responsible for providing postal service in the United States, including its insular areas and associated states.
An urban area is a human settlement with high population density and infrastructure of built environment.
The Valspar Corporation was a manufacturer of paint and coatings based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. With over 11,000 employees in 25 countries and a company history that spanned two centuries, it was the sixth largest paint and coating corporation in the world.
A water park or waterpark is an amusement park that features water play areas such as swimming pools, water slides, splash pads, water playgrounds, and lazy rivers, as well as areas for bathing, swimming, and other barefoot environments.
Wings is an American sitcom that ran for eight seasons on NBC from April 19, 1990, to May 21, 1997.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Not to be confused with the unincorporated area of Wylie, Taylor County, Texas, in the city limits of Abilene. Wylie is a city once solely located in Collin County but now extends into neighboring Dallas and Rockwall counties in the U.S. state of Texas.
ZIP Codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
The 2010 United States Census (commonly referred to as the 2010 Census) is the twenty-third and most recent United States national census.