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FORNEY, Texas — City officials, business leaders, and community members gathered for Panera Bread's groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday morning at Forney Marketplace — this, nearly a year after plans were announced for the much-anticipated Forney location.

AUSTIN, Texas — Earlier today, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Texas would join a multi-state lawsuit challenging a proposed $26 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint — which represent the 3rd and 4th largest mobile wireless telecommunications service providers in the United States.

FORNEY, Texas — “Things are moving pretty great around here,” Forney Economic Development Director Warren Ketteman told inForney.com on Tuesday morning as crews were setting downtown “boulder” way-point signs and, separately, crews were working on a public-private partnership to construct a …

FORNEY, Texas – Forney Mayor Rick Wilson has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of property owners against Kaufman County Appraisal District Chief Appraiser, Sarah Curtis asking a judge for a declaratory judgment and injunctive relief for taxpayers.


KAUFMAN, Texas — When Guinn Godwin first went to work for American National Bank in Terrell in 1951, he hoped he would make it a month before he was fired. 68 years later, no one has managed to fire him or convince him to retire. Today, on his 95th birthday, Godwin is officially the oldest w…


SCURRY, Texas — New York City based indie artist, Daphne Willis, spent the day with patients, staff and guests of the Treehouse Recovery center in Scurry on Friday talking about how music helped her battle addiction and mental health issues.

KAUFMAN, Texas — The largest and oldest family owned and operated feed store in Kaufman County is celebrating 40 years of business this weekend with a celebration that will honor their past, the present and their future.

TERRELL, Texas —  Terrell Chamber of Commerce President Carlton Tidwell is proud to announce and welcome Ray Dunlap, PCED as the new President of the Terrell Economic Development Corporation. Dunlap will be the primary contact for businesses, investors and developers looking to relocate or e…

TERRELL, Texas – On behalf of RealtyLink, CBRE announces that Academy Sports and Outdoors has leased space at the Crossroads at Terrell, a 275,000-square-foot retail development at the northwest corner of Interstate 20 and FM 148 in Terrell, Texas.

FORNEY, Texas — The City of Forney is excited to announce that fast casual bakery-café, Panera Bread will soon be opening a location in Forney. The Missouri-based company will be located on the property south of Kroger at the intersection of Marketplace Blvd. and the WB U.S. Highway 80 front…

KAUFMAN, Texas — Kaufman County’s annual Hay Show is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Kaufman County Fairgrounds on Hwy. 34, south of Kaufman.

KAUFMAN, Texas — A deal to bring 2,400 homes to Kaufman as part of a master planned community on 800 acres of the historic Wynne ranch announced earlier this year has fallen through.

As I have witnessed Forney grow over the years, one of the most visible functions of our growth has been in retail and restaurants. Mustang Crossing Shopping Center, Kroger Marketplace and a variety of new shopping centers throughout our community has been a boon for our economy.

FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council will again reconsider a proposed Raising Cane’s restaurant at the southeast corner of U.S. Highway 80 and Farm-to-Market (FM) 548 — more than a year after the council indefinitely tabled the item.

FORNEY, Texas — Forney franchisees Adam Fraser and Michael Driscoll announced they will open Forney’s first Jersey Mike’s Subs on Wednesday, November 8, 2017.

MESQUITE, Texas — Texas Governor Greg Abbott joined the City of Mesquite in a groundbreaking ceremony earlier today for a $65-million, 850,000-square-foot distribution and fulfillment center for Ashley Furniture Industries.

TERRELL, Texas — Golden Chick, founded in Texas in 1967, opened its first Terrell location at 1700 South State Highway 34, near the Tanger Outlets Center, on Monday, the company announced.

SUNNYVALE, Texas (Town of Sunnyvale) - Traci Anderson, CEcD, is a certified economic developer from Pflugerville, TX. Anderson will lead the business recruitment and retention efforts, along with the parks for the Town of Sunnyvale. Traci Anderson began her role as the Economic Development D…