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Look out Frisco….here we come!

In Creative Corner by FOL Editor

The Children’s Chorus of Collin County has been picking up steam since its inception three years ago and is excited that the Frisco Arts Center is the location for our auditions on Saturday, July 24th. The Chorus now offers two opportunities for singers in grades 4-10. The Concert Chorus is for boys and girls in grades 4-6 who have unchanged …

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Rugby & Wakeland High School’s “Frisco Four”

In Youth Sports by FOL Editor

Four junior varsity football players from Wakeland High School in Frisco, who play rugby for the Plano Rugby Club, have made the final cut of the Texas Rugby U17 team.  All four Wakeland juniors will be flying to the Rocky Mountain Challenge this weekend just outside of Denver in Aurora, Colorado. America’s best U17 rugby players will be on display …

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“Grease: Sing-A-Long” really is the Word!

In Family Activities by FOL Editor

Frisco, TEXAS (June 15, 2010) – Frisco Square announced that the June 25th showing of “Grease” will really be a special event! The Movies in the Square presentation of “Grease: Sing-A-Long” is a Preview and one of only a very few in specially chosen cities. A special feature of “Grease: Sing-A-Long” is the “Demand It” program. “Grease: Sing-A-Long” will only …

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Stonebriar Centre Hosting Baby Fair & Model Search

In General Interest by FOL Editor

FRISCO, Texas. June 7, 2010 ~ On Saturday, June 19 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Stonebriar Centre presents the 2010 Baby Fair and Model Search. The five-hour event will celebrate parenthood for all new and about-to-be parents, providing a venue for companies to offer information about products and services. The Baby Fair, sponsored by babydallas™ magazine and Texas Health …

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Good Luck to WHS Baseball Team

In Youth Sports by FOL Editor

The Wakeland baseball team plays game two of the 4A Region II Finals against Rockwall Heath on Saturday, June 5 at 5pm at Dallas Baptist University. WHS beat Rockwall Heath 14-6 in game one. If they win Saturday, they advance to the state tournament June 9-12. If Rockwall wins, they will play a third game 30 minutes following the 5pm …

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8th Annual Frisco ISD Night With the Frisco RoughRiders

In School News by FOL Editor

The Frisco ISD Council of PTAs partnered with the Frisco RoughRiders to raise over $10,000 as part of the 8th Annual Frisco ISD Night on May 27 at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Over 5,000 Frisco ISD students and families, dressed in their school’s colors, attended the sold-out game between the Frisco RoughRiders and Northwest Arkansas Naturals.  This year’s event focused special …

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CTE Culinary Students Have Healthy Recipes Published

In School News by FOL Editor

Who better to concoct tasty, healthy, kid-friendly recipes than student chefs? The FISD Culinary Arts students from the Career and Technical Education Center have coordinated with Medical City Heart, the Greater Dallas Restaurant Association, and Genghis Grill to produce a cookbook featuring healthy snacks that children age 10 and older could make at home. The cookbook is entitled Kids Teaching …

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Rachel's Rally Attracts Huge Crowd to Celebrate Kindness and Compassion

In School News by FOL Editor

About 5,000 people turned out Tuesday night at Memorial Stadium to celebrate kindness and to remember Rachel Scott.  Starting in 2008, most Frisco schools have chosen to participate in Rachel’s Challenge – a program named for Rachel Scott, the first shooting victim at Columbine High School. Rachel’s Challenge is a program founded by her family and friends to carry on …