The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will kick-off five days of Independence Day events and activities with Family Fun Friday, live blues music, and $2 hot dogs and root beer floats.
Sixteen Forney ISD Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) cadets recently attended and graduated from two separate leadership courses held at Howard Payne University in Brownwood, Texas during the week of June 4.
On Saturday afternoon contestants competing in the City of Forney’s 2nd Annual BBQ Cook-off and Festival delivered countless impressive entries of brisket, ribs, pork butt and chicken in the Lone Star Barbecue Society sanctioned competition.
Late on Friday afternoon severe thunderstorms rolled into town and shortly thereafter, the City of Forney cancelled all Friday night activities associated with the 2nd Annual BBQ Cook-off and Festival which is being held this weekend within Forney’s Community Park.
Wednesday morning, the Forney Arts Council happily announced it has received a $3000 grant from the Trinity Valley Electric Co-op's Charitable Foundation! Thank you to TVEC for supporting our community arts programs!
Daniel Cunningham, a horticulturist with the Water University of Texas A&M AgriLife Research in Dallas will be the instructor of a Composting Workshop held at Richland College on June 10, 2017.
Did you know that you can reduce the waste carried to landfills by composting more and throwing away less?
Forney ISD Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) Cadets recently placed American Flags on Veteran's graves in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area on Memorial Day.
The always popular Dallas Arboretum summer camps have been announced for 2017, and there's still time to register!
Organized by age, the day camps run weekly from June 5 to August 11, and provide campers with explorations in nature, art and science
Do you love plants? Do you enjoy sharing what you know with others? Consider becoming a Kaufman County Master Gardener.
We are having an information meeting on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the Kaufman County Library, 3790 S. Houston Street, Kaufman.
Being granted beautiful weather on Saturday morning, the Girl Scouts of Troop #2887 welcomed their families and Forney Mayor Rick Wilson to assist them in dedicating a new Butterfly Garden located in Forney’s Community Park.
Earlier today, representatives from the Forney Fire Department delivered a load of donated items to those affected by Canton tornadoes earlier this month.
Officials at the donation center are still in need of several items to help with the cleanup effort that include canned goods,