Marker before restoration

Pamela Musketness and Dottie Durrett, both members of the King’s Fort Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), share a passion for preserving history.

Celebrating 133 years of tradition in the fall, the State Fair of Texas® will return for another season of food, festivities, and family fun.

The Forney High School Ex-Students Association Board Members are hard at work to provide another great Homecoming Luncheon on September 21.


After a successful trip to the State 7-on-7 Tournament in College Station, TX last month, it appears the North Forney football program may be back on track.

These “Trapper” hooks are revolutionizing the way many of us fish. Once a fish is hooked, he is hooked!


Although Harry Power and I did not get to follow the Lady Lions Softball Team in person this year, I did try to keep up with them in other ways, and they were AWESOME!


The ability to think critically has never been more important than it is today.

I think it’s kinda cool that my kids know who Glenn Miller is. Yep—the Big Band era is alive and well at the Burkett household.

Good morning. Today, we have a co-columnist I’d like you to meet. Her name is Marsha James, my mom.

Forney Messenger

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 936, Forney, TX 75126
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