Around Forney this week
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 15:09 Forney1
Selected news items
October 12, 2016
The Forney Church of Christ will host a job fair this Saturday, Oct. 15, in their church building from 10 a. m. to 3 p. m. The church building is located at 619 W. Broad St.
“BACK THE BLUE” QUILT
Corp. Bryan Shaw, an officer with the Dallas Police Department who was injured in the July 7 ambush of Dallas police officers, has received a Back the Blue” quilt from Kaufman Quilt Guild. Officer Shaw, the son of Danny and Nancy Shaw of Forney, received the quilt at the guild’s Oct. 4 meeting.
The Forney EDC will offer a new incentive to business owners in the historic downtown area who take part in downtown redevelopment. Details are on page 1 of our Oct. 13 issue.
County residents will reeve their tax notices “at the end of this week or sometime next week,” according to County Tax Assessor-Collector Tonya Ratcliff.
CAN YOU DONATE A KIDNEY?
Dallas police oficer Bryson Brown is ill and his family is searching for a kidney donor. Officer Brown is a graduate of Forney High School. If you think you can help, please call Baylor Trasplant Services, 214-820-GIFT or Bryaon’s case manager, Paula, at 214-820-1492 or send an e-mail to <www.livingdonordallas.org>.