Tag: Aug-18

2018 Cover Photo Contest

Capturing the Moment If a picture says a thousand words, then the photographers near and far who entered our 2018 Cover Photo Contest have told a rich, full story that is sure to captivate as well as entertain. As always, choosing the one perfect photo to...

Never Really Deleted

Parenthood is made up of many milestones — a child’s first steps, their first successful ride on a bike and, eventually, graduating high school — but, should the entire world know about each milestone?  In a 2010 study by the Internet security company AVG®, 92...

Your Brain’s Health

Did you ever have an experience with an elderly grandparent, aunt or uncle who said something that knocked your socks off? While in the U.S. Air Force, I was stationed in northern Utah. One Christmas, my parents came to visit from Texas and brought...

Fitness Fun From the Farm

Out of all the recent fitness trends and crazes, goat yoga has to be the cutest to gain local attention. If you are not someone who has had the pleasure of participating in one of these downright joyful classes, goat yoga is exactly what...

Taco ‘Bout Delicious

Whether you are a native Texan or you got here as fast as you could, it is widely-known that Texans love colloquialisms. Pair colloquialisms with Mexican food and you have just about outdone yourself! One of my personal favorites that has blown up on...

Responding to the Call

First responders are not just an integral part of a community, but they have become a necessity in today’s world of uncertainties. Despite technological advances society has achieved, the need for spontaneous decision making and compassionate hearts has never been more obvious. While all...

A Family of Faith

I was asked to write about having a family of faith, and as I have been thinking about it, I cannot help but smile at how great it has all been. I love my family and cannot imagine what it would be like if we...

A Successful Start

How did Dr. Mike Waldrip spend his summer break? For the most part, the superintendent of the Frisco ISD said it was “business as usual” following his first full year on the job helming the fastest-growing school district in Texas. “The minute the last...

Summer Detox Smoothie

- Provided by Miriam Callen - unsweetened almond milk, fresh mint leaves, non-fat yogurt, mango, ripe avocado, stevia, chia seeds, fresh berries to garnish, In a blender, process the almond milk and mint leaves until the mixture is smooth.; Add the yogurt, mango,...

The Next Page – August 2018

STAFF STREETS OF FRISCO What has been the best thing about this summer? “Getting to spend time at the lake and in the pool!” -Christine Perrenot “Not nearly as much traffic!” -Miriam Callen “Going to the beach with friends and family!” -Leah Ratliff “The best part about my summer was going to...

Community Connections

Michael Strand

Michael Strand, a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, went through infantry training and was selected to attend Artillery Officer Candidate School after being...

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