Kaufman County Elections Department will hold a new election for the County Court at Law judgeship on July 21, 2018 as ordered by Judge Martin Lowry in Tracy Lyn Booker Gray v. Hon. Dennis Jones, in the District Court of Kaufman County, Texas, 422nd Judicial District, No. 99505-422.
The lawsuit focused on two issues: 1) whether the votes of provisional voters attempting to register online through the Department of Public Safety should be counted; and 2) whether alleged “voter harvesting” impacted the election.
On Tuesday night the Forney City Council once again folded to legal threats made by an uncompromising land developer when they ultimately voted 3-2 to approve the Trinity Crossing residential development being built on FM 460 (Clements Road).
Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that the Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) of his office arrested a Waco man on three counts of possession of child pornography, a third-degree felony. If convicted, Joseph Albert Nickel could face up to 30 years in prison.
On Monday night the Kaufman County Republican Women held a uniquely informative forum to introduce the voters to the 2018 Primary Election Run-off candidates.
Held at the beautifully renovated Venue @ Rusty Nail in Crandall, KCRW President Erleigh Wiley and Vice-President of Programs Sandra Wilson directed
This past Saturday, April 14th, 2018 the North Forney Indoor Percussion Ensemble competed in the North Texas Colorguard Association Championship to defend their 2017 championship title.
The NTCA Championship is the culmination of a season of 5 contests that began in February.
In an attempt to prevent another development of Cracker-Jack size homes, last week the Forney Planning and Zoning Commission voted 5-2 to deny the final plat permit requested for the Gateway Park Phase 7 residential addition.
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden’s Artscape Chairwoman, Kaki Hopkins, announced that the most famous name in gardening, entertaining and decorating, Martha Stewart, is the Great Contributor to Art Award honoree and speaker on May 11 at Rosine Hall to talk about her latest book.
Unfortunately the worst fear of Forney taxpayer’s was realized on Thursday evening when the City Council publicly received audit results confirming that the developer of the Gateway Project is requesting repayment of $44,249,226.98 in infrastructure cost.
On Thursday afternoon the members of the Forney Chamber of Commerce were provided an in-depth update on the current status of retail growth in the city by Forney Economic Development Executive Director Warren Ketteman.