Monthly Archives: June 2017

Prosper cops get adopted at reception

Joyce Godwin | More than 75 people gathered for the first Adopt-A-Cop reception Saturday at Honeylu’s Coffee Shop in Prosper. Organized by the leadership team at Heart Fellowship of Prosper, Senior Pastor Cedric White says it is an opportunity to minister outside the church walls and bring the community together. The registration drive was deemed a great success. White said

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Texas-Tough container gardens Plants, pots, and a pro’s tips that are unfazed by heat and drought

The whole world seems to be in love with container plants. So much so that some gardeners can’t control themselves. Their whole gardens have gone to pot. Texans have embraced container plants since the earliest Spanish settlers first introduced the concept. After all, they make great mobile horticultural displays. They provide added architectural interests in their construction form and materials.

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Kids Say………..

-Gemma She’s a girl who knows her mind, considered her answers to my questions, is excited for her upcoming trip to see her grandma, and loves to read. How old are you? 7 and a half. What grade are you going into? Second What do you like about school? I like reading and writing. What are you doing this summer?

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Flipping for Gymnastics Young Prosper athlete wins big at State Meet

Renee Marler | Last summer, Cockrell Elementary 4th grader Addison Pegg watched eagerly as her favorite gymnasts, Simone Biles and Madison Kocian, represented the United States in the 2016 Olympic Games. Addison, 9, is currently a Level 3, Division 2 gymnast at Prosper Athletics where she trains over 20 hours per week. “They are hard on me to help make

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Prosper Grad Plays in All-Star Game

Renee Marler |   2017 Prosper graduate, Easton Murrell, takes nothing for granted, including being selected to play shortstop for the North team in the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association 5A/6A All-Star Game. Murrell, who is signed to play baseball for University of Arkansas in the fall, played the last of his high school games on June 17 at

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