35th Annual 2018 Candidates Forum

The Duncanville Chamber of Commerce & The Duncanville Rotary Club

35th Annual
2018 Candidates Forum

Thursday, April 19 7:00 PM | Duncanville City Council Chambers

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Welcome,  Opening and Introductions

City Council District 2

Don McBurnett
Misty Dawn Bain – not in attendance

Don McBurnett (continued)

City Council District 4

Jeff Burton
Mark D. Cooks
Brenda O’ Brien

City Council District 4 (continued)

Mayor

Barry Gordon – not in attendance
Janet Harris
Matthew J. Jones – not in attendance

Mayor (continued)

Closing Remarks

21st Annual Golf Classic – Presented by Methodist Charlton Medical Center

Proudly presents the 21st Annual

Monday, May 14th
The Golf Club of Dallas
11:00 A.M. Registration
1:00 P.M. Florida Scramble / Shotgun Start

Player Levels

Gold Team Sponsor
4 Player Team * Hole Sign
Newspaper Ads
Event Program
Podium Recognition
Lunch & Dinner
$750

Individual Bronze Player
Hole Sign * Newspaper Ads
Event Program
Podium Recognition
Lunch & Dinner
Player in Tournament
$225

Individual Player
Lunch & Dinner
$150

Cash Prizes Different Holes

Long Drive Contest | Chipping Contest | Putting Contest

Lunch Provided By

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35th Annual Spring 2018 Candidates Forum – Thursday, April 19

The 35th Annual Spring 2018 Candidates Forum will be held Thursday, April 19 at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers of Duncanville City Hall, 203 E. Wheatland Road.

This forum is presented by the Duncanville Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Duncanville.

Duncan Switch Street Market – April 21st

Duncan Switch Street Market
April 21st
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.


Vendors food and fun


What Are Duncan Switch Dollars?

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Call the Chamber for Details – 972-780-4990

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Flavor of Duncanville – March 15, 2018

March 15, 2018 4 – 8 p.m.

Duncanville High School
900 W. Camp Wisdom Road – Duncanville

Adults – $10 & 5 & Under –Free

Students & Senior (62) – $7

Tickets Available at the Chamber Office & Champions Cove
FREE
FOOD TASTING WITH TICKET ADMISSION

Download the vendor booth application by clicking here.

2017 Chamber Awards Recipients

Pictured at left is Dale Ware, to the right is Phyllis Lambert.

2017 Man & Woman of the Year

Dale Ward & Phyllis Lambert

Chairman’s Award

Tim Maiden – Frost Bank

Pioneer Award

Tom Fowlston – AV, Pro.

Entrepreneur Award

Raul Rios – City View Tacos

Chamber Member

Dawn McCallum – Century 21 Judge Fite

Newcomer Award

Robyn Mota – Republic Services

Celebrate Duncanville – January 18, 2017

Please join us for a special evening to

“Celebrate Duncanville”

Hosted by the City of Duncanville and the Duncanville Chamber of Commerce

Featuring:
Mayor’s State of the City Address and Awards of Excellence
Chamber Awards including Man & Woman of the Year

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Hilton Garden Inn
800 N. Main Street,
Duncanville

Cash Bar Social – 6:00 p.m.
Dinner – 7:00 p.m.
Program & Awards to follow.

$50 per guest ~Black Tie Optional

Reserved Table of 8 Eight – $450

RSVP by calling 972.780.4990 or emailing hilda@duncanvillechamber.org

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Sandra Meadows Classic – Congratulations Pantherettes

We would like to thank the teams and fans that participated in the 67th Annual Sandra Meadows Classic and hope you will be back to see us next year.

Here are the results of the tournament:

Championship – Duncanville

Second Place – Harvard-Westlake (CA)

Third Place – Sierra Canyon (CA)

Fourth Place – Frisco Lone Star

Fifth Place – Jersey Village

Sixth Place – Plano West

Silver Bracket – Conway (AR)

Consolation – Frisco Liberty

The following athletes have been chosen for recognition as the All Tournament Players:

  • Frisco Liberty #55 Kelsey Kurak
  • Waxahachie #11 Sara Bush
  • Plano West #13 Jayden Owens
  • Jersey Village #10 Kalynne Troung
  • Jersey Village #15 Kaleah Troung
  • Plano #21 Lolo Davenport
  • Conway Arkansas #24 Asiyha Smith and #5 Myia yelder
  • Sierra Canyon #25 Ashley Chevalier
  • Frisco Lone Star #3 Marllory Admas
  • Sierra Canyon #23 Ryan Payne
  • Harvard Westlake #44 Kiki Iriafen
  • Harvard Westlake #11 Jayda Ruffus-Milner
  • Harvard Westalke #12 Ashlee Wang
  • Duncanville #45 Krislyn Marsh
  • Duncanville #20 Aniya Thomas

Outstanding Defensive Player – Duncanville #41 Hannah Gusters

Outstanding Offensive Player – Harvard Westake #14 Jayla Ruffus-Milner

MVP of the 65th Sandra Meadows Classic – Duncanville #00 Zay Green

November Monthly Chamber Luncheon

Keynote Speaker

Coach Cathy Self-Morgan

“Tough Love”

2017 WINNER OF THE GATORADE COACHING EXCELLENCE AWARDWEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8TH 11:00 – 1:00 PM

METHODIST CHARLTON MEDICAL CENTER AUDITORIUM

3500 WEST. WHEATLAND ROAD.

$20 PER PERSON
$200 PER TABLE (8)

MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS EARLY

Coach Cathy Self-Morgan is in her 18th season at the helm of the Duncanville Pantherettes. She has compiled an amazing record of 1100 wins and 208 losses, an 83% winning record in her 39 years of girls high school varsity coaching. She led the Pantherettes to the State Championship in 2003, 2012, 2013, 2016, and 2017. In 2004 and 2014, the Pantherettes lost in the state finals. From 2012 to 2014, Coach Self-Morgan’s Pantherette teams won an amazing 105 consecutive games. In 2016 her team finished #1 in 5 National polls. Her Duncanville teams have made it to the playoffs all 18 years of her tenure.

Before coming to Duncanville she led the Austin Westlake Chaparrals to the Class 5-A state Championship in 1995 and 1996 and the 4-A State Championship in 1993. In 1992 her Westlake team made it to the Final 4. She has coached teams to the state playoff’s thirty three years and has never had a losing record.

In 2016, Gatorade recognized Coach Self-Morgan with the prestigious “Excellence in Coaching” Gatorade Coach of the Year Award that was awarded to one female high school coach in the Nation.   In 2014, Coach Self-Morgan was named to the National high School Girls’ Basketball Naismith Coach of the year and was named the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Coach of the year. In 2013, Coach Self-Morgan was named USA TODAY National Coach of the Year, MAX PREPS National Coach of the Year, Texas Girls Coaches Association Coach of the Year, and Dallas Morning News Coach of the Year. She was also named National Federation of High Schools Sectional coach of the Year. In 2012 she was Named Texas High School Girls and Dallas Morning News Coach of the Year. She was also named ‘Woman of the Year” in 2012 by the Duncanville Chamber of Commerce. In 2011 she was honored with the UIL Sponsor Excellence Award. In 2010 Coach Self-Morgan was named National High School Girls Basketball Coach of the Year by the National High School Coaches Association. Texas Sportswriters have named her Texas High School Coach Girls Basketball Coach of the Year 4 times, and while at Westlake was named Centex Coach of the Year an unprecedented 10 times between 1980 and 1996. She has had the honor of coaching Texas All Star teams five times and was a floor coach for the USA Junior Olympic Trials in Colorado in 2000. In March 2004, she was selected to coach the McDonald’s All American All Star game held in Oklahoma City and was awarded that honor again in March 2010 when the McDonald’s game was held in Columbus, Ohio. In April 2016, she was the head coach of the All American West team that played in the Jordan Brand Classic in New York.

Coach Self-Morgan began her career in South Texas where she played at Jourdanton High School. She went on to play at Temple Junior College on scholarship for one year before transferring to the University of Texas in Austin where she was one of the first women on athletic scholarship in basketball and played for Jody Conradt her senior year. While at Texas she was honored as the Most Valuable Player of the team in 1975, Co-Most Valuable Player in 1976, and won the Scholar Athlete award in 1977. She graduated summa cum laude with highest honors in 1977. She received her Master’s in Education from Texas State University, San Marcos, in 1984. Coach Self-Morgan was inducted into the Hall of Honor at the University of Texas, Austin, in 2004.

Coach Self-Morgan is married to Jack Morgan. Jack keeps the book for all away games and is the announcer for home games. They have three married daughters and 9 grandchildren. With a strong tradition already established, Coach Self-Morgan continues to utilize her expertise and capitalize on her passion for the game of basketball in coaching the Duncanville Pantherettes. She also served the Duncanville Independent School District as the Athletic Director for past 8 years and just recently stepped aside to devote full time to the pantherette program.

9/11 Evening of Remembrance – September 7

Join the Duncanville Chamber of Commerce for an evening of remembrance!

Thursday September 7, 2017
Hilton Garden Inn

Social Time 6:30 – Dinner 7:00 p.m.

$25 per person
Reserved Table of Eight $250
Cash Bar

Evening Entertainment

Police Honor Guard

Fire Chief Sam Rohde & Police Chief Robert Brown

Special Music by Monica Saldivar

Bag Pipes by Mr. Steve Pruitt

Special Guest Speaker: Jody Dean, KLUV Radio

Sponsored by A V Pro, Inc.

For more information: 972-780- 4990 or hilda@duncanvillechamber.org