Food for today, hope for tomorrow

Food for today, hope for tomorrow

By Sonia Duggan After almost 40 years of existence in North Texas, the vision hasn’t changed for one of the area’s largest nonprofits as it strives to meet the needs of the food insecure in a 13-county coverage area spanning 10,000 square miles. North Texas 

Hope Clinic delivering hope & health

Hope Clinic delivering hope & health

By Sonia Duggan A medical mission has been going on for the last four years in Collin County to meet the needs of individuals who are stuck in the middle — too young to qualify for Medicare, yet just enough above the poverty line to disqualify 

Aviation Unmanned Vehicle Museum tells history of military drone development

Aviation Unmanned Vehicle Museum tells history of military drone development

By Joe Reavis Unmanned flying vehicles, commonly referred to as drones, have been put to many uses in recent years and become popular with hobbyists, but their development comes directly from the military and is chronicled in the recently opened Aviation Unmanned Vehicle Museum at 

Rotary

Rotary

Supporting communities in District 5810 By Sonia Duggan Whether they’re meeting at sunrise, noon or mid-day, Rotarians across the country — and throughout the world — continue to find ways to serve others while keeping true to their founder’s vision: “So professionals of diverse backgrounds 

LifePath Systems

LifePath Systems

Building stronger communities…person by person By Sonia Duggan The mental health crisis in America exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic prompted over 12,452 Collin County residents to call LifePath Systems crisis hotline for help last year.  As the county’s MHMR center, CEO Tammy Mahan wants residents 

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

Bringing nature and people together By Sonia Duggan Just a short drive away, every day is Earth Day at the Heard Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern McKinney where 289 acres of flora and fauna are dedicated to conservation, education and preservation efforts.  In the 

Collin County Genealogical Society

Collin County Genealogical Society

Promoting, preserving, supporting genealogical research  By Sonia Duggan For 50 years the Collin County Genealogical Society has been committed to helping members discover their roots while raising funds to champion projects dedicated to support genealogical research. Started by a group of six local residents in 

Scarlett needs some love

Scarlett needs some love

Scarlett is a darling 1-year-old Australian Cattle Dog mix who’s the perfect size at just 30 pounds. She’s a little shy to start, but after a few treats she’ll be your best gal! Scarlett is a gentle pup with darling ears who likes to play 

Legacy of Love

Legacy of Love

By Sonia Duggan She was known as a leader, a gifted athlete, a true friend and an old soul who had an unwavering faith in God. In an instant, Ally Hooten’s short, light-filled life was taken when she died tragically in an ATV accident January 

4theONE

4theONE

Dedicated to finding each ONE Missing. Exploited. Trafficked By Sonia Duggan Every minute counts when you’re trying to find a missing teen.  For the last six years, a DFW private investigator and his team have been on mission to help families and law enforcement officials