Masons present scholarship funds

Masons present scholarship funds

Members of the Farmersville Masonic Lodge No. 214 recently honored several Farmersville students at a special scholarship recognition ceremony. The ceremony was held Tuesday, July 16 as students, parents and special guests were welcomed into the lodge for dinner and...
FFA students go to state speaking contest

FFA students go to state speaking contest

Audri Boring and Hudson Gray, of the Farmersville FFA chapter, competed in the Texas FFA Prepared Public Speaking Contest at the 91th annual Texas FFA State Convention held July 15-19 in Fort Worth. To qualify for the state competition, Boring and Gray advanced...
Donation enhances local fire instructional program

Donation enhances local fire instructional program

ANNA — A monetary donation by two development firms doing business in Anna is extending the educational reach of the Anna Fire Department as the city’s firefighters used the $3,000 gift to purchase an instructional device that will give community members a potentially...

Donations fund boat purchase, more for PFD

The Princeton Fire Department has been hard at work on several items regarding improving the agency. The fire department has obtained a new resource, a boat, for lake operations. The boat was obtained through individual donations and in a fundraiser set up by the...

Prosper officer saved family from burning home

Prosper Police officer Seanna Arrendondo was recently recognized for her work in evacuating a family from their burning home. During a recent Town Council meeting, Arrendondo received a Life Saving Award from the Town of Prosper Police Department for her heroic...
Local athletes shine at club volleyball nationals

Local athletes shine at club volleyball nationals

Multiple local standouts recorded solid finishes at last week’s USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships, with numerous area programs taking home podium finishes at the high-profile summer event. Competing in Indianapolis, Ind., the two best results were...
Medical City McKinney to teach kids first aid

Medical City McKinney to teach kids first aid

Medical City McKinney will hold a two-hour first aid course for children aged 8-12 on Aug. 3. The purpose of the class is to provide kids an opportunity to learn about medical procedures such as CPR, bandaging and general health and wellness. The class will help kids...