Forney, Texas — State Representative Keith Bell informed Kaufman County commissioners in person this morning that he has secured funding to open a COVID-19 vaccination center in Terrell, expected to open later this month.
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.
CRANDALL, Texas — The Texas Department of Transportation will begin construction on its $12.9 million U.S. Highway 175 frontage road project in Crandall.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Kaufman County residents may now register for the COVID-19 mega vaccine site in Dallas County, the state's response to rapidly deploy vaccines at hubs throughout the state, according to state and local officials.
FORNEY, Texas — Wintry weather and overnight freezing temperatures have prompted some school closures and delays Monday, January 11, 2021, in the Kaufman County area.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — This year's first Kaufman County Clean-up and Collection event is scheduled for this Saturday, January 9, 2021, according to Kaufman County.
KAUFMAN, Texas — A Kaufman man was tragically killed in a single-vehicle crash, which also left two others injured, early Friday morning.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Strong to severe storms are expected Wednesday afternoon and evening for portions of central and east Texas, including Kaufman County, according to the National Weather Service (NWS) in Fort Worth, Texas.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Kaufman county native Clayton Hass concluded his fourth appearance at the Wrangler NFR at Globe Life Park Saturday night, finishing 11th in the world standings for steer wrestling.
TERRELL, Texas — Terrell State Hospital will be the sole hospital in Kaufman county to receive the first round of COVID-19 vaccines when they become available later this month the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has announced.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Multiple Kaufman County fire departments are working a residential structure fire in the just southeast of Terrell Wednesday night.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Kaufman County Judge Hal Richards is asking area residents to remain vigilant following CDC recommendations as a rising COVID-19 hospitalization rate threatens business capacity restrictions established in an order previously issued by Governor Greg Abbott.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — With no formal action being taken by the Kaufman County Commissioners' Court during their November 24, 2020, meeting, the Confederate monument at the front of the Kaufman County Courthouse will remain where it stands.
KEMP, Texas — A Kemp-area apartment building was destroyed in an early morning fire on Thanksgiving Day — fortunately, no injuries were reported.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — To say the year 2020 has been "challenging" is like saying traffic in Forney is "moderate." From the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, to protesting, to the Presidential election, this year has been a lot.
FORNEY, Texas — UPDATE [Nov. 25] A 14-year-old was arrested and charged overnight for unlawful carrying of a weapon and making a firearm accessible to a child after a reported "accidental" shooting on Tuesday evening at a Forney-area residence that left a one-year-old dead and a nine-year-ol…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The National Weather Service in Fort Worth, Texas, has issued a Significant Weather Advisory for Rockwall county, southern Hunt County, and Kaufman County until 10:30 p.m. as a line of thunderstorms enter the eastern portions D-FW metroplex.
KAUFMAN, Texas — UPDATE [Nov. 22] — Law enforcement officials confirm to inForney.com a second child has tragically died as a result of a vehicle vs. ATV crash on FM 2727 on Saturday.
AUSTIN, Texas — A bipartisan effort of 68 members of the Texas House of Representatives called on the state earlier this week to take steps toward canceling annual standardized tests in the spring of 2021, citing the disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic.
COLLEGE MOUND, Texas — A Terrell man was killed in a motorcycle crash on Farm-to-Market (FM) 429, the Texas Department of Public Safety and College Mound Fire Department confirm to inForney.com.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The Kaufman County Commissioners' Court has agreed to add an extension of County Road (CR) 273 onto the county's road maintenance system to resolve pending litigation against the county.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Free COVID-19 testing in Kaufman County will be made available Monday through Saturday, weekly.
FORNEY, Texas (Forney Lions Club) — Families who need assistance with Christmas gifts for their children and who live within the Forney Independent School District boundaries are invited to attend one of two signups.
FORNEY, Texas — UPDATE — A bomb threat at North Forney High School on Thursday afternoon was determined to be false, according to the district.
FORNEY, Texas — Pending funding and right-of-way acquisition, the Texas Department of Transportation projects a let date in the Spring of 2025 for an estimated $85 million widening project on Farm-to-Market (FM) 741.
KAUFMAN, Texas — The Kaufman High School varsity tennis team has once again won their way to the semifinal match of the UIL 4A Team Tennis state tournament. The Lions will take on Hereford at the Hamilton Court Tennis Center in Wichita Falls on Friday morning.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is hosting a virtual public meeting regarding the proposed widening of Farm-to-Market 741 (FM 741) from US Highway 175 (US 175) to FM 548 in Kaufman County.
FORNEY, Texas (Forney Independent School District, Press Release) — Forney Families really stepped up again this year with donations during the 2020 Forney ISD Pack the Pantry Food Drive to benefit the Forney Food Pantry.
TYLER, Texas — An iconic East Texas company's inventory and ability to ship smoked turkeys this holiday season was destroyed in a "catastrophic fire" on Friday night.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas – Local shoppers may have the opportunity to patron one of Texas’ most iconic brands closer to home as H-E-B continues to grow and receive high accolades.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney City council accepted a federal COVID-19 hazard pay grant for police and firefighters and accepted a budget amendment to provide hazard pay for all other city employees during their Tuesday night meeting.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — At least one city council race in Kaufman County still hangs in the balance, according to election officials who are still counting mail-in and provisional ballots, while others could still change.
POETRY, Texas — Citizens in neighboring Kaufman County communities took different stances on incorporation votes during the November 3rd election.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Historic numbers of Kaufman County voters turned out during the November 3 election and overwhelming voted to keep President Donald Trump, Senator John Cornyn and Congressman Lance Gooden working in Washington.
SEAGOVILLE, Texas — One person was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash on U.S. Highway 175 near the Dallas-Kaufman County line on Sunday afternoon.
FORNEY, Texas (North Texas Municipal Water District, Press Release) — The North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) and the 13 Member Cities that partner in the regional water system have announced their agreement on an amended wholesale water services contract. On Thursday, Oct. 29, off…
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — A Hazardous Weather Outlook has been issued for a majority of north Texas, including Kaufman County, as freezing temperatures are forecast overnight — bringing the possibility of a light freeze or slick spots on roadways and sidewalks.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Combat Challenge Team took home a 3rd place finish at the Firefighter Combat World Challenge XXIX — the teams first top relay placement at a world competition.
KAUFMAN, Texas — Some Kaufman County first responders will be among those receiving a portion of over $1 million in hazard pay thanks to a federal COVID-19 grant being administered by the Governor's Office, county officials announced today.
KAUFMAN, Texas — Early voting numbers in Kaufman County are up 33% in the first week of early voting compared to four years ago according to election officials.
TERRELL, Texas — A rolling domestic disturbance turned fatal crash near the Kaufman-Hunt County line late Saturday night.
TERRELL, Texas — Generations of party and event goers will have an opportunity to own a part of local history now that Reunion Ranch has gone up for sale.