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  • The McKinney Fire Department (MFD) responded to the report of a plane crash into a residential structure at approximately 5:00 p.m. in the 200 block of Black Bear Drive. Units arrived on the scene to find a plane that had crashed and hit the back of a residential structure. Two occupants in the plane were extricated and transported to the hospital. No information is available on their condition. Occupants in the home at the time of the crash were not injured. The home sustained severe damage, and the occupants were relocated for the night.
  • (L-R) Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI); Senator Lindsay Graham (R-SC); and Susan Eisenhower, CEO and Chairman of The Eisenhower Group, Inc. EarthxEnergy hosted a high profile banquet and conference at this year’s EarthX that gathered international politicians and lead industry voices to discuss the latest in global energy technology and policy. From the next generation of power markets and carbon capture in the oil patch to nuclear and hydrogen energy, compelling conversations at EarthxEnergy events ran the gamut of key energy topics. Rick Perry, the United States Secretary of Energy, delivered a keynote address on the future of U.S. energy.
  • The 12th annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Ridgeview Memorial Park will be held Monday, May 27, 2019, at 1:00 pm. Located at 2525 Central Expressway North, between McKinney and Allen, this year's featured speaker will be Bob Tomes, veteran of the war in Vietnam and owner of Bob Tomes Ford, McKinney. This annual event honoring the memories of all deceased veterans who honorably served their country is sponsored by VFW "Lone Star" Post 2150, Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home and Collin County Freedom Fighters.
  • Keurig Dr Pepper (NYSE: KDP), together with the Dallas Cowboys and the City of Frisco, today broke ground on a new 350,000 square-foot built-to-suit office building located at The Star in Frisco, Texas, home of the Dallas Cowboys World Corporate Headquarters. The new space will serve as one of Keurig Dr Pepper's two headquarters, with the other in Burlington, Massachusetts.
  • "Spam callers are on the rise, and they're not just annoying, they can also be dangerous. That's why I was proud to support this bill and protect Texans from unwanted calls. This common-sense bill is an example of what we can do on a bipartisan basis to make the lives of Texans a little bit better." -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)
  • To ensure U.S. citizens are prepared to travel internationally, the Bonham, Texas, Post Office will be hosting a passport fair from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 25, 2019. Appointments are not required on this day, so customers are encouraged to show up early, as applicants will be served on a first-come, first-served basis until the applicant maximum capacity has been reached.