Great employees are the backbone of successful businesses. Savvy business owners recognize the important role workers play in helping a business meet its goals, and recruiting and retaining such employees is a high priority for the world’s most successful firms.
I have heard about the problems premature babies often face, and one of the very devastating ones is partial or total blindness/ severe vision impairment. The problem is called RETI- NOPATHY of PREMATU- RITY, an occurrence of blood vessels in the retina growing abnormally and happening most of the time in babies born before 32 (thirty-two) weeks of gestation, weighing less than 3 (three) pounds.
Whether you’re hosting a get together or just want to keep everyone in your household entertained, it’s the best time of year to take the fun outdoors. Check out these five ideas for backyard fun for people of all ages:
Hunters looking for a new opportunity or a change of scenery this fall are encouraged to check out the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s (TPWD) drawn hunt permits program. Applications are being accepted now for a shot at almost 10,000 permits in 61 hunt categories.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is urging boaters to do their part to fight back against aquatic invasive species, such as zebra mussels and giant salvinia, which are threating Texas lakes.
Did you ever give thought to your favorite species of fish to catch? I mean, if you had the opportunity to fish for anything, anywhere, what would it be? And then, what is your favorite species to fish for around your home waters in Texas?
July 4th, also known as IN- DEPENDENCE DAY, is celebrated each year because it marks the day in 1776, when the Second Continental Congress UNANIMOUSLY ADOPTED the “Declaration of Independence,” officially separating the 13 Original Colonies from Great Britain (England as many of us simply say) during the Revolutionary War.
Here’s something to think about: You could spend two, or even three, decades in retirement. To meet your income needs for all those years, you’ll generally need a sizable amount of retirement assets. How will Social Security fit into the picture?
I always look forward to a good slice or three of some pie for the holidays—cherry and pecan are my two “favorites!” (Yes, students, I know: “Favorite” means the “one” utmost! I lowered my grade to a “B.”)
Julia Dimoutsikos, majoring in Psychology from Forney, TX, was among the students named to Augustana College’s 2020-21 spring semester Dean’s List. Students who have earned this academic honor have maintained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a four-point scale for courses taken during the term.
Forney, native Adelayo Oyewo graduated with a BS in Chemistry Pre-Health Professions from Bradley University in May. Oyewo was among the 1,000-plus students who earned degrees.
Howard Payne University presented degrees to 187 graduates at Commencement ceremonies held in May for fall 2020 and spring 2021 graduates. Degrees were conferred by Dr. Cory Hines, HPU president, and other university personnel.
Mesquite has approved an agreement for the construction and development of a new retail project called Shadow Creek Crossing on nearly seven acres that could include a variety of retail stores and restaurant concepts. The property is owned by LF Gateway LP and is located next to John D. Horn High School at 3201 East Cartwright Road. The proposed development could include as many as six freestanding retail buildings and up to 57,500 square feet of leasable area.
Ha Kim Ngoc Nguyen of Forney, TX, graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock during the spring 2021 semester.
The impact of even a simple gesture can manifest an enormous moment in a stranger’s life. Teachers understand that it is the little things that can give a student the motivation needed to start on the learning path. And the Forney Education Foundation also understands that many little moments in students’ and teachers’ lives have added up to many, many large moments for them.