On November 14th, Judge Brett Hall sworn in the largest class of Lone Star CASA volunteers to date. Volunteers not only complete 30+ hours of online and classroom training but observe court, tour a CPS office and visit a children’s emergency shelter.
The marvels of modern medicine include the ability to transfuse living tissue – blood – from one person to another. Volunteer blood donors, like those in Terrell make it possible to treat acute disease, chronic conditions, even cancers. That is a reason to give countless thanks.
Students in the Forney ISD Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K) programs recently held Character Book Parades through downtown Forney.
The Forney Lion's Club recently conducted free eye exams and provided free glasses for a number of elementary students in Forney ISD on Wednesday, October 31.
Forney ISD kicked off their annual food drive on Monday, Oct. 29. The 'Pack the 'Pantry' food drive will run from Monday, Oct. 29 through Wednesday, Nov. 14. All of the donations collected at every campus in Forney ISD will be delivered to the Forney Food Pantry.
Austin Begin, a senior at North Forney High School, recently completed the design, development and construction of a weather station at Brown Middle School as part of his Eagle Scout project.
With Hallows’ Eve quickly approaching anyone interested in a creepy real-life spooky experience need only visit the 133 year old state mental asylum, Terrell State Hospital (TSH).
On Saturday night the teachers and staff of Criswell Elementary School joined forces with the Criswell PTO to produce a fun and festive Halloween carnival that was thoroughly enjoyed by several hundred Forney families.
Filling the school’s gymnasium and cafeteria with a large variety of activities including a large bounce house, a cake walk, a pumpkin decorating room alongside about a dozen carnival games, the children attending this event had an absolutely wonderful time celebrating the upcoming Halloween holiday.
The No. 1 British Flying Training School Museum’s annual Remembrance Day ceremony is set for 3:00 pm Sunday, November 11, 2018 in Oakland Memorial Park at 117 Bradshaw Street in Terrell, Texas.
Considering the number of rainy days of late, area parents looking for a cheap and unique play date with their children should check out Aim High Bounce in Forney.
The Forney Education Foundation recently awarded a total of 30 grants worth $48,500 to 30 teachers in Forney ISD.