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City Of Frisco Honors Top Municipal Volunteers; Recognizes ‘Volunteer Of The Year’ And ‘Teen Volunteer Of The Year’

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(April 28, 2017) The City of Frisco extended a major thank you on Thursday evening to hundreds of our community’s most valuable participants. In recognition of National Volunteer Month, the 10th annual Municipal Volunteer Program (MVP) Awards Reception honored the men, women and teens who donate their time to maintain our community’s commitment to service. From assisting with special events, …

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Collin College Commencement Slated For May 12  

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April 28, 2017 ­–Collin College will honor the Class of 2017 with a commencement ceremony at 7 p.m., Friday, May 12at the Allen Event Center, 200 E. Stacy Road in Allen. Olympic Gold Medalist and Collin College Alumna Carly Patterson will deliver the commencement address. Patterson won three medals in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece – two silvers …

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NAHL names Tony Zasowski as Director of Player Personnel, NAPHL Director

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Former NAHL and NAPHL coach to join league office to head up Player Personnel, NAPHL duties FRISCO, TEXAS – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced that veteran coach Tony Zasowski has been named the new Director of Player Personnel for the NAHL, as well as, the new Director of the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL). In his …

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2nd ANNUAL FRISCO COLLEGE BASEBALL CLASSIC FIELD ANNOUNCED

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Frisco, TX – Peak Sports MGMT is proud to announce the Frisco College Baseball Classic presented by Baylor Scott & White Sports Therapy & Research at the STAR will be back in Frisco March 2-4, 2018.  The Frisco College Baseball Classic continues to aim its sights on being the finest collegiate baseball tournament outside of the College World Series in …

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HOSPITAL UNDER EVACUATION FOLLOWING MAJOR WATER LEAK

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(April 27, 2017 – 12:05 a.m.) Frisco firefighters and paramedics are evacuating patients from Baylor Scott & White – Centennial Hospital, 12505 Lebanon Road, following a major water leak Wednesday evening.  Hospital officials advise Frisco Fire they plan to relocate all of its 78 patients to other area hospitals. The hospital’s E.R. is not accepting ambulance traffic. Frisco firefighters are …

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NAHL announces 2016-17 season awards | April 26, 2017

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Mareks Mitens named NAHL’s Most Valuable Player and Vaughn Goaltender of the Year FRISCO, TEXAS – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced the remainder of its awards for the 2016-17 season.  The selections are based on performance and contributions during the 2016-17 regular season, as voted upon by the league’s 24 head coaches. The 2016-17 season awards include: …

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Students Qualify for Destination Imagination Global Finals

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Nine teams of students from Frisco ISD schools will advance to compete in the Destination Imagination Global Finals May 24-27 in Knoxville, Tennessee. The competition is the largest celebration of creativity in the world and the culminating event of every Destination Imagination season. Destination Imagination is a parent-led educational program in which student teams solve open-ended challenges and present their …

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FISD Athletes Shine at Area Track Meet | Apr 24, 2017

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Frisco ISD high schools sent more than 100 individual athletes and relay teams to the District 13-5A/14-5A Area track and field meet held Saturday, April 20 at Standridge Stadium in Carrollton. In the team standings, the Heritage High School boys won their second consecutive Area championship with the Liberty High School boys placing third. The Wakeland, Liberty and Heritage High …

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Siemens Powers Up STEAM Learning at Scoggins Middle School

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The Siemens Corporation is driving STEAM education in FISD by partnering with the District to help create future transportation design engineers, informed drivers who will look for vehicles that are environmentally designed and technologically literate students of the future. Frisco ISD honored Siemens with the District’s Partners in Education Award during the regular April School Board meeting. Accepting the award …

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FISD to Host Registration for Free Pre-Kindergarten

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Frisco ISD will register incoming four-year-olds in July for the free pre-kindergarten program at the Early Childhood School. The three-hour daily program builds readiness skills for successful entry into kindergarten. Students qualify to attend the free program if they are homeless, English language learners, part of a low income or active military family, have lived in foster care in Texas …