FORNEY, Texas — Candidates for Forney City Council and Mayor participated in a video recorded “Meet the Candidates” last month hosted by inForney.com and Spotlight Forney that is being released today.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney Mayor Pro-Tem Shaun Myers has resigned his position on the Forney City Council, inForney.com confirmed Wednesday afternoon.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City Council unanimously approved and authorized the city attorney to begin drafting a separation agreement for City Manager Anthony "Tony" Carson.
FORNEY, Texas — Darrell Grooms, one of two City of Forney representatives on the North Texas Municipal Water District's Board of Directors, has resigned his position, inForney.com confirmed Wednesday night.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Economic Development Cooperation Board of Directors issued a letter to the Forney City Council on Thursday raising concerns about City Manager Anthony "Tony" Carson, missed economic opportunities under his direction, and a culture and atmosphere of retribution and …
FORNEY, Texas — UPDATE [Mar. 26] — Forney Police Department Chief Mica Lunt, after being placed on administrative leave yesterday, has been terminated, inForney.com confirmed.
FORNEY, Texas (Texas Department of State Health Services) — All adults will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas beginning Monday, March 29. The Texas Department of State Health Services expects vaccine supplies to increase next week, and providers in multiple parts of the stat…
SCURRY, Texas — One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash overnight in Kaufman County, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
CRANDALL, Texas — Crandall Police Department Lt. Forrest Frierson has been tapped to lead the department after Chief Dean Winters' retirement later this month.
FORNEY, Texas — A Forney teacher was arrested and charged with manslaughter in connection with a fatal, high-speed crash that occurred last month in Dallas.
FORNEY, Texas — A man reportedly lying on the train tracks near downtown Forney was struck and killed by a train early Tuesday morning, according to police.
KAUFMAN, Texas — UPDATE [March 15] — The community continues to mourn the loss of two Kaufman High School teens killed in an ATV-vs-vehicle crash last Friday night.
FORNEY, Texas — As the City of Forney recently touted it's "robust" emergency notification system, records newly obtained by inForney.com reveal several deficiencies and gaps in the city's ability to mass notify the general public in the event of an emergency or tornado.
FORNEY, Texas — A woman was injured after being struck by a pickup truck while attempting to cross Farm-to-Market (FM) 740 on Monday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
CRANDALL, Texas — Westbound U.S. Highway 175 will be closed for an extended period of time, from Bud Stoy to Seagoville, due to a HAZMAT spill and cleanup, according to the Crandall Police Department.
FORNEY, Texas (Forney Police Department) – On February 27, 2021, at approximately 3:49 p.m., Forney Police and Fire personnel were dispatched to a water rescue emergency at the location of US Hwy 80 at the Trinity River Bridges. A man had called 911 stating he had fallen into the water. He w…
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Independent School District has announced a partnership with Kaufman County and the Terrell Fire Department to provide a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccine location in the Forney area.
TERRELL, Texas — Terrell native and two-time Super Bowl winner Darrius Johnson has died at the age of 47, family, friends, and former colleagues confirmed Thursday.
HEARTLAND, Texas — A Heartland man tragically died of apparent palytoxin poisoning hours after cleaning his household saltwater aquatic tank.
SEVEN POINTS, Texas — The Seven Points Police Department and the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting at a local apartment complex that left a young woman, originally from Forney, dead on Thursday.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas (Trinity Valley Electric Cooperative) — Over the last week, we have been largely focused on restoring power from a historic winter storm while managing never-before-seen levels of load reduction on Texas electric grid. Now, as the storm recedes, the tremendous toll of t…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas (Kaufman County District Attorney's Office) — While frozen water pipes are bursting all over the area, Kaufman County District Attorney Erleigh Norville Wiley is warning Kaufman County residents to beware of plumbing scam artists who will take your money up front and do…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Delivery of the COVID-19 vaccination has been postponed by the state due to inclement weather, county officials announced today.
FORNEY, Texas (North Texas Municipal Water District) — The North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) has initiated immediate curtailment of non-essential water use within its service area. With extreme weather conditions continuing throughout the North Texas region, NTMWD is experiencing …
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — A number of warming stations and shelters have opened throughout Kaufman County and the surrounding areas to assist residents affected by power outages amid a continued winter storm surge.
MABANK, Texas — Boil Water Notices have been issued for Mabank water customers and portions of the Gastonia-Scurry Special Utility District's service area due to power outages at their respective facilities brought on by extreme winter weather.
TERRELL, Texas (Terrell Fire Department) — Two residents at Country View Manor Nursing Home, located at 1900 N. Frances, sustained minor injuries after a ceiling collapsed Monday afternoon.
FORNEY, Texas — School districts have begun announcing closures this week amid a continued winter storm surge and rolling blackouts brought on by peak demands on Texas' electrical grid.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and energy providers are calling on consumers and businesses to reduce their electricity usage as winter storms have created record demand on the electrical grid.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service (NWS) in Fort Worth, Texas, has issued a Winter Storm Warning for portions of north and central Texas, including Kaufman County, in anticipation of a major winter storm.
FORNEY, Texas — Wintry weather and overnight freezing temperatures have prompted some school closures and delays Thursday, February 11, 2021, in the Kaufman County area.
FORNEY, Texas — A southeastern bound cold front dropped temperatures over 30 degrees in a 24-hour span for some locations in north and central Texas and the cold air is here to stay, according to the National Weather Service in Fort Worth, Texas.
TERRELL, Texas — Two dogs were rescued from a Terrell-area structure fire, which prompted a response from four Kaufman County fire departments, this morning.
GUN BARREL CITY, Texas — Police are seeking information and the whereabouts of a 14-year-old teen runaway listed as endangered missing.
TERRELL, Texas — Kaufman County has received its first round of 500 COVID-19 vaccinations for the newly established Terrell HUB. And, as of Monday afternoon, the county had over 16,000 people pre-registered to receive the vaccine.
TERRELL, Texas — Robert Bradley Page, 55 of Terrell is in custody after he allegedly shot and killed his son Saturday night according to authorities.
KEMP, Texas — An estimated 115,000 gallons of untreated wastewater spilled from the Kemp Wastewater Plant due to a loss of electrical power and a failed emergency back-up generator, according to the City of Kemp.
TERRELL, Texas — With the COVID-19 vaccination HUB in Terrell established and drilled, county and local officials are now awaiting an allocation of vaccines from the state.
FORNEY, Texas — Members of the Forney city council still haven’t publicly explained or answered questions about the city manager’s $1.4 million CARES Act spend plan, as the filing period to run for council began last week.
TERRELL, Texas — Interstate 20 is closed in Terrell due to low-hanging power lines and a buckled utility pole, state and local officials confirm.