SGP’s robotics team competes at Dallas Regionals

The South Grand Prairie High School’s Robotics Team took its “Sidewinder” to the Dallas Regional of The FIRST Robotics Competition held at the Irving Convention Center on February 27-28.

The hard working, six member team was one of 48 schools at the robotics competition with this year’s theme of recycling. The team had to design and build a robot that could lift and stack recycling bins.

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Friday

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and freezing drizzle, which is in effect from 6 am Friday to 6 pm Saturday. The advisory is for areas generally along a line from Comanche to Granbury to the DFW Metroplex northeast to Paris.

More wintry weather expected Thursday, Friday and Saturday

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth said more chances for snow will occur Thursday and Friday. Thursday morning brings the potential for a light dusting but with afternoon temperatures above freezing, the snow will quickly be gone.