A retirement open house reception was held May 7 at the DCR1 Administration Building for Mrs. Dianna Cowden, Mrs. Debbie Franklin, and Dr. Teresa Mabary. Mrs. Cowden has worked in the Dallas County School district for 25 years. She is retiring from the position of transportation director. Debbie Franklin has worked in the school district for 12 years and is retiring from the position of executive secretary. Dr. Teresa Mabary is retiring after serving in public education for 25 year, including 7 years in the Dallas County School District in the position of Assistant Superintendent of Academic and Student Services.