Jr. Deputy Continues His Fight

Kimberly Austin and her husband James are enduring a season that parents should never even have to imagine. Their son, Eric, has liver cancer and a devastating prognosis.

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden Reopens on June 1st with Advance Ticket Reservation Required

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will reopen on Monday, June 1st with timed ticketing to provide for the health and safety of our guests and employees.

FISD’s First Dual Language Students Graduate

May 2014 Dual Language students graduating 6th grade

As if the graduating class of 2020 wasn’t unique enough, among these seniors from Forney ISD are the first group of students to have completed Forney’s Dual Language Program from the beginning of t


North Baseball Honors “The Five”

After the events of the two months prior, the storms that rolled through the DFW area on Friday night seemed an appropriate preface to the ceremony scheduled for the following day.

The Perfect Social Distancing

There were few things better when I was a boy than going to Oklahoma for our summer vacation, because I had two Grandpas, who both really “loved” fishing, and I just knew I would get to go fishing

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Guide Seth Vanover shows off his Livescope and one of many crappie caught on a recent outing.

LAKE FORK- Back in the day, the drill for a crappie fishing trip went something like this: Pull up to a tree with limbs above the water, secure the boat, drop minnows down through the limbs and eit



Jobless claims have soared to 38.6 million in 9 weeks. The government threw $669 billion at small business, but now realizes even this amount can’t keep mom and pop operations solvent much longer.

Lessons in Self-sufficiency and Responsibility

The past several weeks have shown us a lot about our public education system.

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A few days ago, I had the good fortune, (Divine intervention), to run into a former student and his family.

Forney Messenger

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Phone: 972-564-3121
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