2nd Annual Karaoke for Cans Food Drive is Underway

2nd Annual Karaoke for Cans Food Drive is Underway

“Let’s karaoke for cans,” someone said. And karaoke they did! On November 21 at Tupps Brewery, people gathered to help fill the shelves at the Community Food Pantry of McKinney. Cans of fruit were donated.  Raffle tickets were sold. Tacos and beverages were consumed....
O’Connell wins state championship

O’Connell wins state championship

ROUND ROCK — Prosper sophomore Aubrey O’Connell won the Class 6A girls state cross-country title to cap a stellar season and the Lady Eagles finished in third in the 6A state meet at Old Settlers Park on Nov. 9. O’Connell beat runner-up Eva Jess from El Paso Franklin...
Greer claims 2nd-straight state XC title

Greer claims 2nd-straight state XC title

Melissa junior Judson Greer won his second-straight Class 4A state cross country championship on Saturday at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock. With a time of 14 minutes, 34.66 seconds, Greer bested second-place finisher Edwin Gomez of San Elizario by 32 seconds on the...
TxDOT approves $15M for airport

TxDOT approves $15M for airport

Approximately $15 million for McKinney National Airport was approved by the Texas Transportation Commission during its October meeting. The funds will be used to extend the existing runway from its current length of 7,002 feet to 8,502 feet. The first step of the...
Senior residents get gift from Eagle Scout

Senior residents get gift from Eagle Scout

PROSPER — Tribute Senior Living, a new assisted living and memory care community that was welcomed by the Prosper public in early June was recently gifted four garden planter boxes by Beau Cormican as part of his Eagle Scout Service Project. The new planter boxes...
Grace Bridge gala to welcome former president

Grace Bridge gala to welcome former president

Grace Bridge’s humble beginnings, rooted in Celina, started with a church fellowship group of men who would donate Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets to families in need. That kickstart in 2011 blossomed into what has now become a multipart nonprofit service...
PISD grows by more than 500 students

PISD grows by more than 500 students

A smooth first day of school for Princeton ISD included an additional 568 students. There were 5,235 students who reported to campuses across the district, which is an increase over the first day of 2018. The high school campus grew from 1,288 on the first day of 2018...