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  • Preserving rare pieces of history history is one man’s lifelong goal

    DENTON — When it comes to collectibles, one of the rarest in the world just exchanged hands. Thursday a rare piece of video game history – an arcade marquee – was obtained by video game historian, Patrick Scott Patterson. “This is a marquee for a game that never got produced called Power Up Baseball,” said Patterson, while showing off his rare find. You see, way back in the 90’s the game was in the works and it was gonna be […]

  • Was Ezekiel Elliott involved in a bar altercation in Dallas?

    DALLAS — Many questions and very few concrete answers surrounding an alleged physical assault involving Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott Sunday night. Here’s the back story: just before 10:00 Sunday night police officers were called to the 2500 block of Cedar Springs in Dallas – where Clutch is – involving the physical assault of a 30-year-old man. According to police, the victim didn’t know who assaulted him and there were no arrests made, nor are there any suspects, but […]

  • The Straight Edge: Hacking

    DESOTO — The employees and customers at the All-Star Barber Shop in Desoto have opinions on almost everything. This week, they’re talking about cyber hacking.

  • The Straight Edge: ESPN’s Body Issue

    DESOTO — From current events to the latest gossip, when it comes to the barbershop, virtually no topic is off limits.  And that’s certainly the case at the All-Star Barber Shop in Desoto. This week, they’re leaving it all on the table when it comes to the ESPN Body Issue.

  • The Straight Edge: health care

    DESOTO — The employees and customers at the All-Star Barber Shop in Desoto have opinions on almost everything. This week, they’re talking about government backed health care.

  • The Straight Edge: attorney Shean Williams talks about Johnnie Cochran

    DESOTO — From current events to the latest gossip, when it comes to the barbershop, virtually no topic is off limits.  And that’s certainly the case at the All-Star Barber Shop in Desoto. This week, attorney Shean Williams of The Cochran Firm sits in the barber’s chair and talks about his mentor, Johnnie Cochran.

  • 150 strangers talk about race relations over dinner

    HIGHLAND PARK — Sometimes you just gotta talk it out. “What brought us together then we want to make a movement out of that,” said Richie Butler, the founder of Project Unity. Butler was attending the recent “Together we Dine” event, where 150 total strangers gathered to discuss race relations – over dinner, of course. “This is part of events and programs that we launched at the beginning of this year called the year of unity in response to what […]

  • Taking the fight of the wrongfully convicted to the masses with ‘Truth and Justice’

    Podcasting is becoming more and more popular every day. It’s no mistake that there’s probably a podcast for everyone. And if you’re into true crime shows, you’ll love this crowdsourced podcast: Truth and Justice with Bob Ruff.

  • The Straight Edge: are we safe?

    DESOTO — From current events to the latest gossip, when it comes to the barbershop, virtually no topic is off limits.  And that’s certainly the case at the All-Star Barber Shop in Desoto. This week, they’re talking terrorism, shootings, and more. Is enough being done to prevent those kinds of tragic situations? And more importantly, are we safe?

  • The Straight Edge: Summer travel is upon us

    DESOTO — The employees and customers at the All-Star Barber Shop in Desoto have opinions on almost everything. This week, they’re talking about summer vacay! Would you rather fly or drive?