Bernadette Nutall

Henry Takes Dallas ISD District 9 Runoff Election Handily

By Bethany Erickson / June 16, 2018 / 1 Comment

When Justin Henry received the most votes — but not enough to avoid a runoff election — in May, a mere 69 votes separated him and Dallas ISD District 9 incumbent trustee Bernadette Nutall. Saturday night, with all 47 precincts reporting, Henry won by more than 600 votes.

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Nutall, Henry Respond to Dallas ISD District 9 Candidate Questionnaire

By Bethany Erickson / June 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Monday, we published a piece regarding the Dallas ISD District 9 runoff election. At the time, we only had responses from Justin Henry. Tuesday evening, citing campaign obligations and scheduling conflicts that kept her from responding earlier, incumbent candidate Bernadette Nutall responded. We have included her answers in the original story, which can be found […]

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Early Voting for Dallas ISD District 9 Runoff Election Ends Tomorrow

By Bethany Erickson / June 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Only 69 votes separated Justin Henry from Dallas ISD incumbent District 9 trustee Bernadette Nutall in the regular called election on May 6. But Henry failed to get the necessary 50 percent of the vote (although he came close at 47 percent), so the two have been forced to hit the campaign trail again for […]

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Dallas ISD District 9 Election Could Decide Fate of Potential TRE

By Bethany Erickson / April 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

In this month’s budget workshop, the drumbeat got a little louder: a Tax Ratification Election would be needed (and an increase passed) to continue some of the vital programs that have kept Dallas ISD’s academic trajectory on a laudable level. And now, just a couple of weeks before a school board trustee election, many look […]

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Betsy DeVos Visits Dallas-Fort Worth Schools, Including Dade Middle School

By Bethany Erickson / April 5, 2018 / 1 Comment

Embattled U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos made a surprise visit to the Dallas-Fort Worth area Thursday — so surprising that it wasn’t even on her public schedule. Not everyone was thrilled about it, though. DeVos visited Urban Specialists (a privately funded group partly funded by Stand Together, which funded by the Charles Koch-led Seminar […]

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Friendships, Connections Forged at Lincoln High Mentoring Event

By Bethany Erickson / February 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

The hugs I got on Tuesday are still giving me an endorphin high. Earlier this week, I wrote about a mentoring event being held at Lincoln High school — one that organizers hoped would help young women meet lifelong mentors that would give them valuable advice, feedback, and encouragement.

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