The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden's horticultural staff, with the help of up to 30 additional seasonal gardeners, are laying out and planting more than 500,000 spring-blooming bulbs throughout the 66-acre garden.
As one of the city's dirtiest jobs, these gardeners know that their hard work will result
Forney ISD recently held the 2017 FCA Unity Bowl Canned Food Drive in connection with the FCA Unity Bowl football game between Forney High School and North Forney High School. All of the schools in Forney ISD participated in the canned food drive to benefit the Forney Food Pantry.
With snow flurries on hand and carolers on the steps of the original Rockwall County Courthouse, thousands of area citizens enjoyed the Rockwall Hometown Christmas Celebration on Saturday, December 2, 2017.
Thirty years ago, the Himert family of Grand Prairie took their six-year-old daughter to see a performance of "The Nutcracker" at Fair Park. Like many young girls who dream of sugar plums and princes, she wanted a nutcracker.
Several theatre students from Forney High School recently participated in the Texas Thespian State Festival at the Gaylord Texas Hotel and Resort, Nov. 16-18. The students participated in workshops, competitions, performances, social activities and leadership training.
Kicking off Forney’s holiday season, for the second consecutive year the United States Air Force Band of the West presented a beautifully arranged free concert at the Forney High School Performing Arts Center.
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden welcomed its millionth visitor for the year over the Thanksgiving holiday, and it's the second year in a row that the garden has reached more than a million visitors.
On Friday evening December 1, 2017, for the second consecutive year, the United States Air Force Band of the West will perform their FREE “Holiday in Blue” concert at the Forney High School Performing Arts Center.
The USAF Band of the West travels more than 125,000 miles annually and provides hundreds of performances to military and civilian audiences throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana,
Though the temperatures in Texas this time of year are a bit unreliable-it's beginning to look like Christmas in Rockwall. For one day, we can even experience snow on the square!
At last week’s meeting, Forney Fire Chief Rick Townsend and the members of the Forney City Council recognized the Forney Firefighters Combat Challenge Team for their outstanding finish in the 2017 Combat Challenge Team World Competition.
On Saturday the United Methodist Women (UMW), who serve the First United Methodist Church in Forney, held their annual charity bazaar and this year event organizers topped off the month long fundraiser with a Sunday morning Thanksgiving Breakfast and Live Auction.
Find your zen amongst yoga mats and furry friends at the Forney Animal Shelter on Saturday morning, November 18, 2017.
Doggy Noses & Yoga Poses are teaming with the Friends of the Forney Animal Shelter to offer a fun morning yoga session