Dallas Baptist University Basketball Camp in Frisco

In Youth Sports by FOL Editor

June 28 – July 1, 2010 at First Baptist Church of Frisco (7901 W. Main Street Frisco, TX 75034); Session I is for Boys and Girls entering Grades 3rd – 5th from 9am – 12pm and Session II for Boys and Girls entering grades 6th – 8th from 1pm – 4pm.   Summation and cost:   The Frisco camp will …

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Students of All Ages Prepare for The Heritage Association of Frisco’s 2010 Annual Art and Multimedia Contest

In Creative Corner by FOL Editor

Did you know that there are 26 markers located within the Frisco area that document the City’s rich past?  Many Frisco students are discovering just that as they let their creativity flow while learning about the City’s historic sites in preparation for the annual Art and Multimedia Contest sponsored by the Heritage Association of Frisco (HAF). The 2010 theme is …

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Get the family friendly tools for healthy living

In Health & Safety by FOL Editor

If you’re looking for fun and practical ways to incorporate healthy habits into your family’s lifestyle, you don’t want to miss Kids in the Kitchen. The free, family-friendly event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 24, at Children’s Medical Center at Legacy in Plano. Families can enjoy a host of activities and demonstrations, including a …

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Eagle Qualifies 5 Athletes to Region 3 Championships

In Youth Sports by FOL Editor

Frisco, TX – Eagle Gymnastics level 6 boys and level 8 girls teams competed this past weekend in their state championships in Austin, TX and Coppell, TX respectively. The level 6 boys team was lead by the newly crowed high bar state champion Travis Allen in the 11 year old division.  Allen also took 2nd on rings, vault and the …

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Texas Offers Free SAT/ACT Tests to 11th Graders

In High School by FOL Editor

High school juniors who are enrolled in a Texas public school district or charter school have a one-time opportunity to take one free college admissions test this year. Read more about the program here. Important – Information on the availability of vouchers: The vouchers are only available for 11th grade students Vouchers are available for the May or June 2010 …

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Children can react differently to staph infections

In Health & Safety by FOL Editor

Children and young athletes can easily pick up this bacterial skin infection in settings such as daycares and gyms In recent years, doctors have seen an increase in staph infections, some of which are resistant to antibiotics and can be quite dangerous. Children and young athletes can easily pick up this bacterial skin infection in settings such as daycares and …

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Get Ready for the Fingerprint Fair!

In Health & Safety by FOL Editor

The first ever Fingerprint Fair hosted by the Frisco Police Department will be on April 17 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the police headquarters building, located at 7200 Stonebrook Parkway.   Parents and children under 12 years of age are invited to the police department in order to have a complete identification card completed that includes fingerprints, a photograph …

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MLB Pitch, Hit & Run This Saturday!

In Youth Sports by FOL Editor

Batter Up! Boys and girls ages 7-14 are invited to showcase their baseball skills in Major League Baseball’s annual “Pitch, Hit & Run” event Saturday, March 27.   This FREE event is offered by the Parks & Recreation Department in conjunction with Major League Baseball and will be held from 1 – 4 p.m. at B.F. Phillips Community Park located at …