Kaylee Hebertson, a spunky 7 year old from Forney, is living most tween girls’ dreams.

FORNEY, Texas – The Forney Independent School District recently announced the hiring of Ronald Sterling, Jr. as the District’s new Director of Student Services.

Mayor Mary Penn

Forney voters made the historic decision to elect the City’s first female mayor on Saturday, May 4, 2019.


Lake Tawakoni catfish guide Tony Pennebaker with one of many good eating blue catfish landed this past week.

In the outdoors, there are very few constants.

ATHENS—The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens is offering free admission and free fishing for the whole family June 1 to celebrate Free Fishing Day and kick off National F

With Family get-togethers, Committee obligations, RAIN, etc.


The last day of school is fast approaching. As usual, teachers are exhausted (Students are too) and the last day of school cannot come fast enough.

I’m writing this column on this insanely busy Mother’s Day. Sequential visits with our moms meant we were looping back through Forney without a moment to spare.

It seems an eternity ago. And then again, it’s as new as yesterday. At the young age of twenty, I had to say goodbye to my Momma—entirely against my will, against my hopes, against my plans.

Forney Messenger

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 936, Forney, TX 75126
Physical Address: 201 W. Broad St., Forney, TX 75126
Phone: 972-564-3121
Fax: 972-552-3599