After at least a decade of listening to sporting organizations beg for assistance, Forney Mayor Rick Wilson and Precinct 2 Kaufman County Commissioner Skeet Phillips are finally orchestrating a true collaborative effort
Over the weekend the Forney City Council spent time mulling over their proclaimed values, accomplishments and future goals during a retreat workshop held at the Forney Justice Center.
On February 19, 2017, Forney Police responded to a shots fired call in the area of Austin Street and Trinity Street. While in route to the call officers were advised that a witness had followed suspect
The Forney Independent School District (ISD) recently announced the appointment of a new principal for Warren Middle School.
On Wednesday, Feb. 22, the Forney ISD Board of Trustees held a special called meeting and approved Sondra Floyd as the new principal at Warren Middle School.
On Tuesday night Mayor Rick Wilson presented an Official Proclamation, along with an honorary Key to the City of Forney, to resident Roberta Mae Carroll in recognition of her upcoming 100th birthday.
Roberta Mae Carroll sat in the front row of the meeting with her family
At Tuesday evening’s City Council meeting, Forney Police Chief Rob Sherwin recognized the courageous act of two of Forney’s finest police officers. Reading a statement to describe the emergency situation, Police Chief Sherwin stated;
Forney ISD recognized the campus teachers of the year from all of the District's elementary schools during "Super Hero" ceremonies held on Monday afternoon, February 20, 2017. And in addition, the District announced the middle school and high school Teacher's of the Year.
The Friday afternoon February 17, 2017 deadline to submit a ballot application for the May 2017 General Election has passed for candidates seeking election to the Forney City Council and the Forney ISD Board of Directors.
On Saturday morning the members of the Kaufman County Republican Women (KCRW) were excited to welcome Dallas County Criminal District Attorney, Faith Johnson, as the Keynote Speaker at their February luncheon.
Friday afternoon February 17, 2017 is the deadline to submit a ballot application for the May 2017 General Election, and without doubt an interesting array of local politicians are seeking election to the Forney City Council and the Forney ISD Board of Directors.
Unchallenged at this point, Forney Mayor Rick Wilson will seek a second term in office and having fulfilled several campaign promises made during his 2015 campaign it seems highly likely that he will be re-elected for a second term as mayor.
Scheduled to open soon, on Thursday night the Forney Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors voted unanimously to amend their approved lease agreement with Latham Bakery and Deli in order to provide the owner with “first right of refusal” to purchase of the building located at 106 Main Street in downtown Forney.