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Frisco Pre-Teen Featured on Dancing with the Stars

May 21st, 2015 by

Last Tuesday may have been a life changing moment and dream come true for one young Frisco boy. Twelve-year-old Joey Germane and his dance partner, Emma York, were featured on “Dancing with the Stars” in a number opposite Derek and Julianne Hough. They played their younger selves in for the song “Elastic Heart” performed live […]

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Frisco’s Young Men’s Service League Celebrates First Four Year Class

May 15th, 2015 by

The first senior class of the Frisco chapter of Young Men’s Service League that have served all for years is about to graduate high school. The chapter of the nonprofit organization began in Frisco in 2011 and consists of mothers and sons serving the community through philanthropic groups and develop leadership skills. The current class […]

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Water District Lowers Restrictions, but City Keeps Eye on Conservation

May 15th, 2015 by

After four years of drought restrictions the North Texas Municipal Water District has moved from drought restriction stages to a normal water conservation plan. Under the normal plan residents are allowed to water up to twice per week during Daylight Savings Time in the morning or evening. While the restrictions have bee lifted the city […]

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Frisco Mayor Says Oppostion to Prop 8 was Right there is no Plan

May 15th, 2015 by

On May 9th, approximately 2,500 Frisco residents voted in city council, school board, and bonds equaling $267.8 million. While all bonds overwhelmingly passed one did garner a campaign to defeat it. Proposition 8, a $10 million bond for Arts & Performance Center, passed 1,501 to 1,024. The most vocal group against Prop 8 seemed to […]

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Josh Hamilton Joins RoughRiders for Recovery

May 14th, 2015 by

Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton is expected to begin a medical rehab assignment with the Frisco RoughRiders this weekend as he recovers from shoulder surgery. Hamilton is slated to join the RoughRiders on Saturday May 16 when the team hosts the Corpus Christi Hooks (Houston Astros) at 7:05 p.m. Hamilton’s rehab stint in Frisco is […]

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Frisco Election Results

May 10th, 2015 by

Yesterday was election day for many municipalities across the state of Texas including in Texas. In Frisco there were two city council member and two ISD board of trustees up for election and  eight city bond propositions. In City Council Place 1 Bob Allen kept his seat with 3459 votes beating out Janet Evans Webb […]

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Luncheon Honors Frisco ISD Volunteers and Partners

May 7th, 2015 by

Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jeremy Lyon greeted guests in April at an appreciation luncheon for volunteers and other community partners who support and advocate for Frisco ISD schools. He and other staff members thanked the invited guests for their ongoing commitment to FISD and students. “Each of you are such an integral part of what […]

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FISD Hiring For Natatorium

April 29th, 2015 by

Do you love working with people of all ages? Enjoy water and don’t mind wearing a swimsuit to work? Frisco ISD may have the job for you! The FISD Natatorium is seeking applicants for the following positions: Learn-to-Swim Instructor Lifeguard Head Lifeguard Click on the links above to view the full job descriptions. Click here to […]

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Frisco PD Seeks Tools to Better Monitor Citizens’ Social Media

April 29th, 2015 by

Frisco residents may want to check their social media settings as the Frisco Police Department is seeking a $35,000 grant to purchase software and related computer equipment in order to monitor citizens’ public social media posts for “criminal activity” and gather intelligence. Last Tuesday the grant application was approved to be submitted by the Frisco […]

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Lavan Lake Releasing Water

April 28th, 2015 by

Recent rain events have helped fill Lavon Lake and Jim Chapman Lake, key water supply reservoirs for the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD), to normal conservation levels. As the owner and operator of Lavon and Jim Chapman Lakes, the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is monitoring reservoir levels for flood mitigation. USACE […]