EPA alerts Garland ISD about potential lead concerns near elementary school

Late Sunday evening, Garland ISD acknowledged for the first time that the EPA has alerted the district of a potential environmental hazard. The hazard is related to the Globe-Union battery manufacturing plant. The EPA found elevated levels of lead near the banks of a creek outside the fence of Park Crest Elementary.

Thieves steal Garland woman's handicap ramp

Garland police are investigating after someone stole a woman's handicap ramp. She suspects maybe someone took it for scrap metal. Although it couldn’t be worth much as scrap, it does mean a whole lot to her.