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FC Dallas Match to be Nationally Televised; Crazy Great Ticket Deal & Post Match Fireworks

FC Dallas Match to be Nationally Televised; Crazy Great Ticket Deal & Post Match Fireworks

Your hometown team, FC Dallas, hasn’t lost a league match since May and is coming off of a 5-0...

The Benefits of Earthworms

The Benefits of Earthworms

We may take the presence of the lowly earthworm for granted, but these natural born composters are...

Join Frisco ISD for Back-to-School Bash on Saturday, August 23

Join Frisco ISD for Back-to-School Bash on Saturday, August 23

Frisco ISD families are invited to join Frisco ISD, One Voice and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority for a...

Behringer and PegasusAblon Announce Development of  Luxury Multifamily Community in Frisco, Texas

Behringer and PegasusAblon Announce Development of Luxury Multifamily Community in Frisco, Texas

Construction of The Ablon at Frisco Square to Begin This Month Dallas, August 15, 2014 –...

Frisco Square Calling Artists to Arts in the Square 2015

Frisco Square Calling Artists to Arts in the Square 2015

Frisco, TEXAS (August 15, 2014) – In collaboration with the Frisco Independent School District,...

Frisco Police Incident Reports 08/04/2014 - 08/10/2014
DATE              CFS#         OFFENSE/INCIDENT LOCATION08/08/2014 14070123 ACCIDENT INVOLVING ...
Frisco Police Arrest Reports 08/04/2014 - 08/10/2014
ARREST#    DATE            OFFENSE/CHARGE LOCATION 14001553 08/04/2014 DALLAS PKWY / STONEBROOK PKWY DRIVING W/LIC INV W/PREV C ...
Aug 13, 2014 Update - Frisco Police Investigate Double Homicide
On the morning of Monday, August 11, 2014, at approximately 0205 hours, Frisco Police Officers were dispatched to 12451 Shepherds Hill Lane, Frisco, Collin County, Texas in reference to a 911 call reg ...
Traffic switch begins tomorrow, Aug. 13, at intersections of Main Street and Hillcrest, Independence Pkwy.
(August 12, 2014)  Beginning tomorrow, Wed., August 13, traffic patterns will be modified at the intersections of Hillcrest Rd.-Main St. and Independence Pkwy.-Main St. as part of TxDOT’s widen ...
UPDATE - Frisco Police Investigate Double Homicide
FRISCO, TX – On Monday, August 11, 2014, at approximately 0200 hours, Frisco Police Officers responded to the 12400 block of Shepherds Hill Lane in reference to a 911 call regarding shots fired. Up ...
Join Frisco ISD for Back-to-School Bash on Saturday, August 23
Frisco ISD families are invited to join Frisco ISD, One Voice and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority for a Back-to-School Bash at the Student Opportunity Center, 6928 Maple Street in Frisco, on Saturday, Augu ...
2014 Academic Accountability and Community and Student Engagement Ratings
Frisco ISD invites the public to review new ratings for academic accountability and community and student engagement. Academic Accountability The Texas Education Agency has released its 2014 ratings ...
Mother Son Dance Tickets On Sale This Friday, August 15!
"Totally 80's Blacklight Bash" Saturday, September 20, 2014 Frisco Conference Center Light refreshments will be served at each dance, along with music provided by Pro DJ Entertainment.  Ticke ...
IHS Not Yet Open – Has Award Winning Drill Team
The doors have not officially opened at Frisco's new Independence High School, but the IHS Royal's drill team trophy case is already filling up!  The team, led by Ms. Brittany Shaver, earned 7 ...
Last Chance to Register for Fall Collin College Classes
August 1, 2014- Registration for the fall 2014 semester closes in just a few short weeks. Fortunately, those who need to speak with a staff member in admissions, advising, the International Student Of ...
Behringer and PegasusAblon Announce Development of Luxury Multifamily Community in Frisco, Texas
Construction of The Ablon at Frisco Square to Begin This Month Dallas, August 15, 2014 – Behringer and PegasusAblon announced today that they have formed a joint venture to develop The Ablon at Fri ...
Join Frisco Family Services and Feed Frisco
FRISCO, Texas, Aug. 11, 2014 – On July 14, Frisco Family Services called out to their supporters and the Frisco community to help keep the only food pantry in Frisco stocked this summer with th ...
Congratulations to Navy Seaman Jeremy Foret!
August 7, 2014 (FHTNC)--Navy Seaman Jeremy Foret, son of Carie M. Dallmann of Frisco, Texas, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the eigh ...
Frisco Family Services welcomes new Board of Directors members
FRISCO, Texas, Aug. 7 - Frisco Family Services (FFS) recently welcomed three new members to its Board of Directors. Heather Bowers, Principal at Lone Star Benefits; Luke Meldrum, Owner of Maverick Col ...
Wade Park Groundbreaking Marks Start Of Major Frisco Mixed-Use Center By Thomas Land & Development
Upcoming Fall Event to Give Community a First Taste of What’s to Come FRISCO, Texas – August 6, 2014 – Today marks the beginning of Wade Park, a major mixed-use destination center in Frisc ...
The Benefits of Earthworms
We may take the presence of the lowly earthworm for granted, but these natural born composters are always hard at work improving our soil and play a vital role in a healthy garden. Earthworms are a d ...
This Saturday 8 am to 1! FULL HOUSE - Frisco Farmer's Market Weekly Newsletter
  FULL HOUSE Saturday 08/16 Vendorship sometimes falls a little mid summer as temperatures rise and Frisco goes on vacation.  Not the case this weekend.  We have a fu ...
Mosquito sample tests positive for West Nile virus
(August 8, 2014) The City of Frisco reminds residents to practice the ‘four Ds’ after learning a mosquito pool tested ‘positive’ for West Nile virus (WNV).  Frisco’s third-party, licens ...
This Saturday 8 am to 1! Awe HoneyDew - Frisco Farmer's Market Weekly Newsletter
  Awe! Honeydew The word at the Frisco Farmers Market this week is MELON! Honeydew melon, cantaloupe melon, and watermelon.  All farmers got it for your eating and healthy ...
Vendor Applications for the 2014 Merry Main Street are available!
Don't miss your chance to be part of 24th Annual Merry Main Street as we ring in the holiday season in Frisco! This event will be held Saturday, December 6 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the ...
FC Dallas Match to be Nationally Televised; Crazy Great Ticket Deal & Post Match Fireworks
Your hometown team, FC Dallas, hasn’t lost a league match since May and is coming off of a 5-0 defeat of San Jose this past weekend! This Friday, a national television audience will be turning to F ...
Oscar Pareja praises the effort of his players after heartbreaking LHUSOC exit
“We emptied ourselves. The players did on the field & that’s something that I’m very proud of." Daniel Robertson FCDallas.com FRISCO - Coming into Tuesday’s Lamar Hunt US Open Cup sem ...
Smith Sends the 'Riders Back Empty
Walk-off home run knots the series   By Chris Vosters / Frisco RoughRiders SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI (AUGUST 13, 2014) - Curt Smith turned on a 1-1 pitch from Martire Garcia and sent it out of ...
Cardinals' slugfest too much for Frisco
Springfield hammers in 11 total runs in 2nd, 3rd and 4th   By Jay Wallis / Frisco RoughRiders   FRISCO, TEXAS (August 6, 2014) - It turned out to be a shootout Wednesday night at Dr ...
FC Dallas signs 12th Homegrown player Coy Craft
FC Dallas announced today that it has signed its league-leading 12th Homegrown player to a professional contract. Coy Craft, a forward who joined the FC Dallas Academy in 2011, will be eligible for se ...
Frisco Square Calling Artists to Arts in the Square 2015
Frisco, TEXAS (August 15, 2014) – In collaboration with the Frisco Independent School District, Frisco Square presents the 6th Annual Arts in the Square, with proceeds going to the Frisco Education ...
Catch the Weekend Buzz! 08/15/2014 - 08/17/2014
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve compiled a list of activities for easy viewing. If you would like to add an event in future editions, please send it to ...
Call for Artists
The 4th Annual ArtSeen Studio Tour will be October 18 & 19 this year, and we are inviting all visual artists in Frisco to join the tour.  If you're interested in showing your work, you may fi ...
Puppets, Sand Art, and Furry Friends Featured at August Third Sunday Open House at Frisco Heritage Center
The Third Sunday Open House on August 17 at the Frisco Heritage Center, 6455 Page, will be a great end-of-summer event for parents and children. Volunteers will be helping children make their own pupp ...
Catch the Weekend Buzz! 08/08/2014 - 08/10/2014
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve compiled a list of activities for easy viewing. If you would like to add an event in future editions, please send it to ...

Speak Up! Frisco Toastmasters Club is launching its Fall speaker series at the University of Dallas to help anyone wanting to improve their speaking and presentation skills. For five consecutive Thursdays from October 15, 2009, members of this Toastmaster Club will be sharing tips and tricks to help even the most terrified presenter master the skills of speaking in public. Doors open at 7.00pm at the University of Dallas, Frisco Campus on Warren Parkway in Frisco, Texas.

               

Date

Program

10/15

Taking the terror out of the talk

Toastmasters Education Program

10/22

Knowing your audience

Selecting a topic

10/29

Prepare and Practice

Creating an introduction

11/5

Beginning your speech

Organizing your speech

11/12

Concluding your speech

Toastmasters Education Program

 

Visit http://speakupfrisco.freetoasthost.ws for more information and get involved today!

 

Speak Up! Frisco Toastmasters club, meets at the University of Dallas, Frisco Campus – 7460 Warren Parkway (NE Corner of Warren and Dallas Parkway) on Thursdays at 7:00PM .

 

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The organization currently has 250,000 members in 12,000 clubs in 106 countries. Since its founding 85 years ago in October 1924, the organization has helped more than four million men and women give presentations with poise and confidence. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit www.toastmasters.org.

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