On Saturday, March 16th, Forney Lady Rabbit junior Sadie Hewitt won the 5A State Championship in her 220 lb. weight class at the Girls State Power Lifting Meet in Waco, Texas.
Overall, Ms. Hewitt lifted a personal best grand total of 1,100 lbs. (485 Squat, 205 Bench Press, and 410 Dead Lift) to win the State Title.
She finished just 10 lbs. ahead of the 2nd place finisher in her weight class—a Ms. Brenda Lopez of Pharr Valley View High School.READ MORE...
Attorney General Ken Paxton today commended the Fugitive Apprehension Unit of his office for reaching a major milestone since its inception in 2003.
The Forney High Jackrabbits went 3-1-1 in the Corsicana Tournament. They registered victories over Tyler Lee (Twice by counts of 4-3 and 9-6 respectively) and Red Oak (8-2). They also tied Waxahachie (6-6) and lost to Corsicana (5-2).
William Neil “Doc” Gallagher, who promotes his investment business on Christian radio and in books like “Jesus Christ, Money Master,” has been arrested to face first-degree state felony charges of securities fraud and money laundering in Dallas County.
The City of Dallas recently announced the following events, St. Paddy’s Day Dash Down Greenville, Dallas St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival, St. Patrick’s Day Concert, St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, which are all scheduled for Saturday, March 16, 2019, and event organizers expect about 90,000 people in attendance.
The Forney High School Softball Team has been selected as the Section 6 recipient of the “National High School Spirit of Sport Award” by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS).
In an effort to provide transparently in a quick and easy manner, Kaufman County Judge Hal Richard is requesting that County Clerk Laura Hughes work diligently with the County District Attorney’s office and the county IT Director to place a long list of publicly accessible documents online.
During last weeks meeting, the City Council recognized Forney's Meal on Wheels program with the issuance of a Proclamation designed to promote "March for Meals Month".
The Texas Department of State Health Services is now reporting 10 measles cases in the state in 2019, one more than Texas saw all of last year.
On Thursday afternoon the Forney Firefighter Combat Challenge Team was honored as “Citizens of the Year 2018” at the 32nd Annual Forney Chamber of Commerce Membership Banquet.