news roundup 264X176NBCDFW has a pretty good story about DISD firing Rosemont principal Anna Brining. From the story: “Rosemont Elementary scored 40th out of 147 elementary schools in the School Effectiveness Index. Based on students receiving subsidized nutrition, its student body is more affluent than many other Dallas ISD campuses. Some evaluations suggest it could show more improvement in student achievement.”

Dallas Police held a standoff with a murder suspect in a house near Adamson High School last week.

Here is a story about 68-year-old Jerutha Pratt of Oak Cliff who is learning to read at age 68.