Candidates Address Forney Voters More Professionally and With Less Slam

Denise Bell
Post Managing Editor

On Thursday night several hundred citizens attended the two hour Republican Party Candidates Forum held at Forney High School. The candidates seeking election in the quickly approaching Republican Primary debated a variety of topics including their job qualifications, health issues and tax filing...


 

COUNTY CANDIDATES COME OUT HOT AT TERRELL CANDIDATES NIGHT FORUM

Denise Bell
Post Managing Editor

On Thursday evening hundreds of voters packed Herman Furlough Jr. Middle School in Terrell to listen to the candidates seeking election in the March 2016 Republican Primary. Hosted by the Kaufman County Republican Party, several candidate night forums are being held throughout the county to allow voters better access to the candidates seeking of...

 
Former City Manager Brooks Demands Astronomical Severance Package from Taxpayers 

Denise Bell
Post Managing Editor

Because the taxpayers were promised transparency and because for the first time in a long time, I am all but without words to explain, please simply read the attached Resignation Letter, Severance Agreement and Waiver of 21 Day Period Review -Opti...

 
 FORNEY CITY COUNCIL SEEKS REPUTABLE CITY MANAGER

Denise Bell
Post Managing Editor

Tomorrow night the Forney City Council will again visit the manner in which they will replace former City Manager Brian Brooks, and justifiably many citizens are more than willing to support the councils decision to hire a search firm to find an honest, reputable City Manager. ...

TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL SHUTS DOWN UNAUTHORIZED IMMIGRATION CONSULTANT OPERATION

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton recently announced an agreed final judgment and permanent injunction filed in Bexar County district court, banning Hector Alfonso Sanchez from providing unauthorized legal services in Texas and ordering him to sto...

 
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET IS THE GREATEST JAM SESSION IN HISTORY

The national tour of the Broadway musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, inspired by the electrifying true story, will play three performances at the Music Hall at Fair Park on February 27 & 28, 2016, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals Management Group, Inc. The show will make i...

 
TWO PAN AMERICAN WRESTLING EVENTS COMING TO FRISCO

USA Wrestling will be hosting two major international wrestling events at Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas, the final weekend of February and the first weekend of March. This is a rare opportunity for people to be a part of the Olympic process and see Olympic athletes in action in their own comm...

SOCIAL SECURITY CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Rosalie Alviar

Social Security Regional Public Affairs Specialist
Dallas, TX

Throughout the month of February, we celebrate Black History Month. Created in 1926, this event coincides with the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln on February 12 and Frederick Douglass on February 14. African American communities have celebrated these birthdays together since the late 19th century. ...

 
CONTRACT AWARDED FOR HIGHWAY REHABILITATION PROJECT

In an ongoing effort to enhance state roadways and improve safety, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) approved a contract to rehabilitate and resurface 4.6 miles of SH 34 in two locations. The first location will be from I-20 to US 80...

 
FORNEY LIVE PRESENTS WARD DAVIS

A house concert in the Historic Spellman House located at 400 S. Center Street, Forney Texas. Saturday. February 26 at 8P.M. 

Ward Davis is an American Singer/Songwriter from Southeast Arkansas. Since moving to Nashville in 2000, Ward has written songs recorded by Trace Adkins, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Wade Hayes, Sa...

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