The members of the Forney Chamber of Commerce held their annual Chamber Recognition Banquet on Thursday afternoon at the First United Methodist Church in Forney, and two very deserving community leaders were honored as the 2017 Citizen of the Year and 2017 Helping Hand of the Year.
Six new CASA volunteers were sworn-in on Monday, February 26th by Judge Brett Hall. CASA volunteers are community members with a desire to help abused children.
This past Saturday, February 24th, 2018, the North Forney High School Indoor Percussion Ensemble competed in the WGI Houston Regional.
The Kaufman County Master Gardeners will host a Spring seminar on “Texas Shade Gardens to Texas Tough Top 50" on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the First United Methodist Church at 414 W. Broad Street, in Forney.
On Monday night the hardworking members of the Forney FFA held “Donkey Basketball” at Forney High School to the delight of a gym full of their supporters.
STAR Transit is offering free round-trip rides to local polling places so you can cast your vote. Free round-trip service will be offered Tuesday, March 6, 2018.
These complimentary trips apply to all fixed routes operated by STAR Transit as well as the on demand, curb to cub service. Voters need to tell bus operators they are riding to the polls.
To schedule a ride call STAR Transit at least one (1) business day but not more than two (2) weeks in advance of the desired trip.
On Saturday, February 10 Dollar General’s newest store at 12918 Seagoville Road in Balch Springs will hold its Grand Opening! Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, February 10 at 8 a.m. with free prizes and special deals.
Additionally, the first 50 adult shoppers at the store will receive a $10 Dollar General gift card and the first 200 shoppers will receive a Dollar General tote bag with complimentary product samples, among other giveaways.
On Thursday afternoon the members of the Forney Chamber of Commerce gathered for their monthly membership luncheon at which time they were delightfully entertained by the Forney High School Chamber Choir.
After chamber members completed their lunch, Forney ISD Fine Arts Director Mario Luna
While many children eagerly await candy and cards this Valentine’s Day, children in the child welfare system wait for something much more permanent – a loving home.
When children are removed from their homes due to evidence of abuse or neglect and placed in the child welfare system,
After providing news to the citizens of Forney for decades, it has been confirmed that The Forney Messenger has been sold to former City of Forney Mayor Darrell Grooms.
To encourage even more people to enjoy the gardens during the winter months, the Dallas Arboretum is extending $5 general admission through February 23. This offer is only available when purchased at the gate. Parking is $15 or $9 if purchased online in advance.
Presenting “Little Shop of Horrors” for three nights at the FHS Performing Arts Theater, the FHS Jackrabbit Players have procured an ensemble cast of talented actors to provide a smash hit performance of a musical comedy about a geeky botanist who grows a man-eating plant.