Emma Hawkins was named a Presidential Scholar. Hawkins is a Junior from Forney, TX.
Governor Greg Abbott Announces Border Security Plan
The Children’s Advocacy Center for Kaufman County is excited to announce being awarded the TVEC Charitable Foundation award. This grant in the amount of $4,000.00 was awarded to the Children’s Advocacy Center for Kaufman County on June 22, 2021. These funds will help establish medical services for child sexual assault victims and child victims of physical abuse.
The Defense POW/ MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Marine Corps Reserve Pfc. J.L. Hancock, 21, of McLean, Texas, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Feb. 17, 2021.
With crime on the rise throughout the nation, Kaufman County is considering implementing a curfew for minors in the unincorporated areas of the county to help protect our youth. While many Kaufman County cities already have curfews for minors, there is nothing in place in the unincorporated areas of the County. County officials are interested in input from residents in the county.
After four great years at North Forney, Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach Randy Jackson has announced his retirement. While with the Falcons, he built an incredible culture and successful football program.
If you’re in the market for a new or used car… you’re not in luck. According to CarGurus, the average price of a used car in mid-May of 2021 was over $25,000, nearly $5,000 more than the previous year. The inflated prices are largely due to a global automotive microchip shortage that affected the production of new cars, in turn creating higher demand for used vehicles.
Ornamental sweet potatoes are a longtime favorite option for ground cover in landscapes or as fillers and spillers in planters and containers. Their wide variety of foliage shape and color, prolific growth habit and drought resistance are a few reasons they were recently named Texas Superstar plants. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Mike Arnold)
Ornamental sweet potatoes, a popular cover option in landscape bedding and container mixes for years, have been named the latest Texas Superstar.
Academy Sports Chain Can’t be Sued for Selling Gun Used in Texas’ Deadliest Mass Shooting, State Supreme Court Says
The man who gunned down 26 people at a Sutherland Springs church in Texas’ deadliest ever mass shooting should not have been able to buy the assault style weapon he used, but the store that sold it to him can’t be sued because a federal database failed to flag his past assault conviction, the Texas Supreme Court ruled Friday.
Texas regulators on Thursday directed the state’s main power grid operator to drastically reduce the amount of time it releases some — but not all — information about power plant outages this summer.
Are you an older adult looking for your next big adventure? The Peace Corps is encouraging U.S. adult citizens to volunteer their service abroad to promote world peace and friendship.
A good watermelon is a staple, healthy summer snack, so it is important to know how to pick one, regardless if you are at the grocery store or the local farmers market.
At the June 28th During TVCC board meeting, trustees appointed Terry Eason, Ed.D. to fill the District 9 seat, vacated by the death of Homer Norville in December 2020. Eason was administered the oath of office by Henderson County Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Judge Randy Daniel.
Lee Carter has been promoted to assistant vice president and portfolio manager in Texas Bank and Trust’s Forney branch.
A day outdoors soaking up the sun’s rays is many people’s idea of the perfect way to spend a summer afternoon. On such days, a periodic retreat indoors into an air conditioned home can offer some much-needed relief from the heat.