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
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.
The Kaufman County Republican Party will be hosting their second Candidate's Forum on Thursday night January 25th at Kaufman High School.
The voters of Forney may find particular interest in this forum due to the many Forney residents seeking election within the upcoming primary election.
At 8:45 a.m., the Forney Fire Department responded to call at the Baylor, Scott & White Hospital, 757 E. Highway 80, of a strong odor and possible gas leak.
Upon arrival, the entire building was evacuated, and mutual aid was called to the Dallas Fire Department HAZMAT team.