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TEA Commissioner Williams to Appoint Board of Managers for Revoked Honors Academy Charter

11-17-2014
Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner of Education, Michael Williams, recently informed leadership at Honors Academy of his decision to appoint a board of managers for the liquidation of assets and other specific issues related to the revocation and closure of Honors Academy and the seven campuses operating under the charter as public, accredited schools. The revocation – which became effective June 30, 2014 – affects students, parents and teachers at the following Honors Academy
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Forney Council Renews Blue Cross Blue Shield Employee Health Insurance

11-16-2014
At the last meeting of the Forney City Council, Director of Administrative Services, Leigh Corson, requested approval of a renewal agreement with Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Forney Council Conducts Workshop on Spellman Amphitheater Usage

11-14-2014
At their November meeting the Forney City Council held an in-depth workshop regarding the current and future use of the Forney Amphitheater.
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Forney P&Z Commission Reviews Three Different Developer Requests

11-10-2014
On Thursday evening Forney Planning and Zoning Commissioner’s reviewed three different housing developer requests. The first housing development, Brooklyn Village
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Terrell State Hospital Employees Speak Directly to Correct Care Solutions

11-05-2014
On Monday evening the employees of Terrell State Hospital (TSH) were given the opportunity to speak directly with Correct Care Solutions President, Jorge Dominicis
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ALDI Officially Opens New Forney Location

11-04-2014
Eager to open before rain arrived in Forney on Tuesday morning, management at the new Forney ALDI Food Market
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The Volunteers of the U S Army Field Band Rocked the Nearly Empty Spellman Amphitheater

10-31-2014
Rocking the house for less than a hundred guests, The Volunteers of the U S Army Field Band put on a fabulous
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Weekly Posts

[10-30-2014 ] Low-Price Grocery Leader ALDI Opens First Forney Store
[10-30-2014 ] Texas Attorney General's Child Support Division Receives Top Award for Exemplary Performance
[10-28-2014 ] Forney's Children Enjoy 5th Annual Trail of Treats
[10-25-2014 ] Let’s Stop the False Rumors and Scare Tactics Surrounding TSH
[10-25-2014 ] TxDOT Seeks Public Input on I-20 East Texas Draft Implementation Plan
[10-23-2014 ] Forney Council Approves Green Ribbon Project Landscape Agreement
[10-22-2014 ] Kaufman County Drug Court – Making a Difference
[10-20-2014 ] Texas HHSC Enters into Contract Negotiations with GEO Care to Privatize Terrell State Hospital
[10-19-2014 ] NCTCOG Announces Staff Recommendations for Blacklands Corridor
[10-15-2014 ] Attorney General Abbott Asks Houston City Attorney to Withdraw Subpoenas Seeking Sermons from Houston-area Pastors
   

Sports

Forney Jackrabbits Shutdown the North Forney Falcons
[11-10-2014 ]

On Friday night after considerable community hype the varsity football teams of Forney and North Forney High Schools met on the field of City Bank Stadium where without question the Forney High Jackrabbits shutdown the North Forney Falcons, 48 to 0.
[11-07-2014 ] Phillips Earns 30th National Event Win, First of 2014
[11-01-2014 ] Falcons Fall to Poteet Pirates
[10-30-2014 ] Falcons Fall to Bulldogs and into Third Place
[10-28-2014 ] Lady Falcons Continue Winning Ways at West Mesquite
 

Community

Falcon Fest Brings Crowd to North Forney High School
[11-16-2014 ]

Saturday the 15th of November, the North Forney Lady Falcon Softball Team held their first of what hopes to be annual fall festival to the delight of many on a cold almost wintery day in Forney Texas.
[11-15-2014 ] The 12 Days of Christmas at the Dallas Arboretum
[11-15-2014 ] Forney High Participates in Greater Dallas Restaurant Association "Student's Taste of Dallas"
[11-14-2014 ] American Cancer Society Marks the Great American Smokeout
[11-14-2014 ] New UAS Technology Could Turn the Industry on its Side
 

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These young ladies were spotted having some quality girl time near the football fields of the Forney Community Park on Saturday, October 30, 2014.