People typically have two options when they need a place to live: rent or buy. There are pros and cons to each option, and what is best depends on the person and the situation.

On February 16, 2024, at 6:23 p.m., three inmate workers experienced a medical emergency inside the Kaufman County Law Enforcement Center.


As you know, interest rates have risen considerably over the past couple of years.

But what does this mean to you, as a consumer and as an investor?

Schools & Sports

Anglers Deliver a ShareLunker Trifecta

Three anglers at three separate lakes caught Legacy Class ShareLunkers to kickstart the second month of the 2024 Toyota ShareLunker collection season.

Fisheries Pioneer to be Inducted into Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame

The Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame committee is pleased to announce, “Pond Boss” Bob Lusk of Granbury, Texas will be inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2024.

Columns & Editorials

Dear Aunt B,

Anxious all the time Dear Anxious all the time, I need to start this by reminding you that Aunt B’s advice is general advice. It should never be taken as personal therapy.

Did You Know?

In February 1899, the temperature plunged to -11 degrees causing livestock to freeze to death, and the river froze 12 inches deep.

February 12, 1899, the temperature dropped all the way to minus 23 degrees in the town of TULIA in our Panhandle.

Dear Aunt B,

Dear Aunt B,

I compare myself to others all the time. I never measure quite up to the ones I compare with. This leaves me feeling like a loser. How can I stop this comparison thing?

Forney Messenger

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