News

FISD Announces Groundbreaking Ceremonies

Forney ISD is excited to announce the groundbreaking ceremonies for its three newest campuses, all of which have come about as a result of the bond package passed nearly a year ago by the taxpayers

Houston’s Chinese Consulate Abruptly Ordered to Close by Trump Administration

President Donald Trump’s administration has abruptly ordered the closure of the Chinese Consulate in Houston. Photo credit: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

The United States has ordered China to close its consulate in Houston by Friday, an abrupt move that opens up a new front in a battle for supremacy between the world’s two biggest economies.

In the wake of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, Forney Independent School District has released its current plan for school this fall.

Sports

High School Football Season Delayed

High school football in the state of Texas is religion.

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Part of a successful fishing trip with kids is knowing which fish to target. That’s especially true when taking kids on their first fishing trips.

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I can remember several years ago, hearing my boys and their friends talking about a baseball player named “Jason Jennings.” Periodically, I would hear more about him, read about him in the Dallas p

Columns

The Chosen Ones

5 months. It has been 5 months since the unthinkable happened. The creators of the Walking Dead teamed up with George Orwell and Dean Koontz and wrote a book about a virus that took over a globe.

Focus on What Matters

The academic condition of students in America is alarming. There are four million 4th graders in the United States. Three million or 75% of them cannot read proficiently.

National Parents’ Day: July 26

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Finally, a day to celebrate parents of all kinds! It takes a certain willingness to choose to become a parent; a knowing that the life you are living will be forever changed.

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