“Satan knew Eve would fall for it,” says Amanda, age 9. Nice pun, Amanda.

“Because Eve was eating when Satan tempted her,” says Griffin, 8.

Don’t You Forget About Me

By Dina Moon

There’s a scene in The Breakfast Club, one of my favorite John Hughes movies, where, after being given the Saturday detention assignment of writing an essay on who, exactly, they thought they were

Easy Ways to Support the Troops

How do you thank someone who’s willing to risk their life for yours?

Schools & Sports

2022 Toyota ShareLunker Legacy Class Season

It didn’t take long for the first pair of Legacy Class largemouth bass of the 2022 Toyota ShareLunker season to find their way into angler’s boats.


Luke traveled out to west Texas to hunt with some great friends this past week. Larry Weishuhn shows off a fine buck he took on the hunt.

While sitting in a deer blind looking out over a West Texas vista that seemed to stretch on forever, the tune, “Miles and Miles of Texas” came to mind.

Forney ISD Student Athletes Receive Letter Jackets

Photos Courtesy of Quintana Photography LLC

Columns & Editorials

Dear Aunt B,

I was never taught anything about finances from my parents. I don’t even know what I don’t know, but I know I need to know something. Where do I start?

Money Dumb

Dear Aunt B,

Three Strikes

The year 2020 threw public education a furious curve ball. The system swung and missed. Strike one. We were glad to see 2020 end thinking 2021 would have something much better to look forward to.

Forney Messenger

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