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26th Annual Chamber Auction Held at New Venue

04-16-2014
On Saturday night the Forney Chamber of Commerce held its 26th Annual Civic Auction at the Venue @ 80 in Forney, and although not as large a venue as normally used for the popular annual event, a crowd of about one-hundred-fifty Chamber Members and guests packed the new banquet hall to have a really good time. Co-Chaired by Chamber Members, Kelly Epton and Phyllis Lyons, this years auction guests dinned on Chicken Fried Steak and Chicken Fried Chicken along with several delicious side dishes before cruising several silent auction tables
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Dallas County Medical Examiner Rules on Cause in Dog Mauling Death

04-15-2014
At approximately 4:46 p.m., Monday, March 31, 2014 the Kaufman Police Department was notified by the Kaufman County Sheriff Department that they had received a 911 call
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Forney Firefighters Recognized at Awards Ceremony

04-14-2014
On Saturday morning, Forney Fire Chief, Rick Townsend, hosted the Forney Fire and Rescue Annual Awards Ceremony at C-Life Church in Forney
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Constable Joe Don Law Resigns Prior to Upcoming Trial

04-11-2014
Kaufman County Constable, Joe Don Law, has tendered his resignation from the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Department effective immediately.
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EDC Breakfast Meeting Details Destination Boot Camp Experience

04-10-2014
Early on Wednesday morning Forney EDC Executive Director, Kim Buttram, and EDC Board President, David Connor, hosted
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Silver Company Wins Excellence in Ownership Innovation Award

04-09-2014
Steve Silver Company, a leader in casual dining and occasional furniture, today received top marks as one of the nation’s leading and most innovative employee stock ownership plans
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Another Suspect in Delta and Fannin County Cattle Theft Ring Arrested

04-08-2014
Another suspect in a Delta and Fannin cattle theft ring was arrested Friday on charges of organized criminal activity. Five suspects have been arrested after a string
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Weekly Posts

[04-05-2014 ] State Board of Public Accountancy Suspends County Treasurer Oldfield CPA License
[04-04-2014 ] Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis & Dallas First Responders Honored at CONTACT Luncheon
[04-02-2014 ] Unexplained Death
[03-28-2014 ] Impact Change 360 Makes a Difference at Prairie View Cemetery
[03-26-2014 ] Texas Taxpayers Won’t Foot the Bill for Texas City Dike Cleanup
[03-24-2014 ] TxDOT Kicks Off FM 148 Widening Project
[03-22-2014 ] CWD Holds X-treme Recycling Event at Forney Community Park
[03-19-2014 ] Council Member Penn Sworn-in as Court Appointed Special Advocate
[03-18-2014 ] Rockwall City Council Cancels May General Election
[03-12-2014 ] Forney City Attorneys’ Brown & Hofmeister – Who Do They Really Represent?
   

Sports

Lady Falcons Stomp Lady Wranglers in Softball Action
[04-11-2014 ]

The Lady Wranglers from West Mesquite held the North Forney Lady Falcons scoreless for two innings at North Forney High School Tuesday night. When the Lady Falcons finally figured out the Wranglers pitchers, all heck broke loose
[04-05-2014 ] Falcons Softball Remains Perfect in District Play
[04-05-2014 ] Oklahoma High School Fishing Open Set for Grand Lake
[03-31-2014 ] Falcons Take Down Pirates in Boys High School Baseball
[03-28-2014 ] Falcons Sneak by Pirates in Girls Softball
 

Community

Forney ISD Choirs Continue to Excel
[04-15-2014 ]

On March 25th, April 8th and April 10th our Forney ISD choral program traveled to their respective UIL concert and sight-reading contests. These UIL contests were held in Garland and Richardson ISD schools. UIL contests are the equivalent to the State mandated testing procedures we hold our academic courses to.
[04-15-2014 ] Texas State University Student Gives “Dr. Debt” Presentation
[04-13-2014 ] Brookshire’s Host Easter Egg Hunt at Forney Community Park
[04-10-2014 ] Dallas Arboretum Presents The Year of the Children's Garden Events
[04-06-2014 ] Forney Council Member Penn Receives Top Honors at the Kaufman County Creative Talents Fair
 

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Seeking re-ecletion to the Forney ISD Board of Trustees, Gregg Pharris, recently delivered a heart felt Innovation at the April Chamber of Commerce Monthly Luncheon.