FACE MASKS REQUIRED PER KAUFMAN CO. COMMISSIONERS COURT
Forney ISD AFJROTC Cadet Receives the First Ever Air Force Association Seidel Sam Johnson Scholarship
Morgan Clark, a cadet in the Forney ISD Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AF- JROTC) recently received the first-ever Air Force Association (AFA) Seidel Chapter $6,000 scholarship.
CISD Trustees announced Kyle Hardin as the district’s next athletic director and head coach. Hardin has served as associate head coach and offensive coordinator for McKinney North since 2013 and is set to take over a Pirate athletic program primed for a big jump to 5A Division II in the upcoming 2020-21 school year.
Early voting in the 2020 Primary Runoff Election begins Monday, June 29. After a proclamation by Governor Abbott in March of this year to postpone the election due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Primary Runoff Election was moved from May 26 to July 14, 2020.
After nearly 23 years of service with the Abilene Fire Department, Derek Briggs is excited to return to North Texas to serve as the new fire chief for the City of Forney. A Lewisville High School graduate, Briggs also received a Bachelor of Science in Emergency Medical Services Administration from Columbia Southern University and went on to become a volunteer firefighter for the first three years of his career. After climbing the proverbial career ladder, which began for Briggs ironically on a ladder truck, the new Fire Chief is thrilled to join the City of Forney in this position.