During the annual United Way campaign held in November 2016, Smurfit Kwppa employees contributed a total of $20,660.92 to the Forney Area United Way. Another $1.000.00 was contributed to other United Way agencies in the area. All contributions were matched $1 for $1 by Smurfit Kappa.



WACO—On Friday, March 17, junior Katy Williams, senior Morgan Lowry, senior Bailey Crocker, and senior Cassidy Schubert represented Forney High School well at the Girls State Power Lifting Meet.

Here is a recap of how these ladies did at the state meet.



By Cary


Americans have every reason to be concerned about President Donald Trump’s ban on individuals seeking to immigrate from some seven predominantly Muslim countries.

Doris Ruth Hood

On Januar y 26, 2017, Heaven gained another angel, Doris Ruth Hood. Doris was born to Ewell McCloud Smith and Little Nan McKellar Smith on June 22, 1933, in Forney, Texas.


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