All posts by Joyce Godwin

Light Farms Elementary School in its Third Year

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first in a series about the schools in the Prosper ISD. Hopefully, the Prosper Times will be able to feature a different school each week. Haley Stelly is in her first year as a principal at a school that’s been in operation not much longer. This is the third year ...

September 11 Activities Stand Out in Prosper Prosper’s Community Picnic Set for Saturday

September 11 is just around the corner and Fire Chief Stuart Blasingame sent out a reminder of the upcoming activities. The Fire Department’s 9/11 ceremony for this year has been moved to Frontier Park. It will begin at 7:30 a.m. A special guest will be in attendance this year. He is Jose Prosper from the Fire Department ...

Celebrating a Lifetime of Service

Final inspection came last Thursday for Prosper Fire Chief Ronnie Tucker as he greeted each firefighter under his command for the final time in a formal setting and in uniform. He shook each hand and shared words of encouragement and then shared a hug with each Prosper firefighter before stepping into the next stage of ...

Light Farms Elementary School in its Third Year

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first in a series about the schools in the Prosper ISD. Hopefully, the Prosper Times will be able to feature a different school each week.  Haley Stelly is in her first year as a principal at a school that’s been in operation not much longer. This is the third year ...

Prosper promotes Assistant Fire Chief to top position

PROSPER (August 28, 2017) Prosper Assistant Fire Chief Stuart Blasingame has been selected to lead the department as Fire Chief effective Sept. 1, according to Town Manager Harlan Jefferson. “The continuity of leadership that Chief Blasingame brings to the department is invaluable,” said Jefferson. “I expect the department to continue to operate at the same ...

Prosper Community Library Finishes Summer Schedule

Story times, face painting, crafts and more were on the menu at the Prosper Community Library last Saturday morning as children and parents crowded in to participate. It was the grand finale for the summer reading program and children flocked in to pick up prizes they earned through reading. Not everyone who was there had ...

Students in PISD Gather with Parents for the Safety Fair at Rogers Middle School

Making identification records for their children was one of the most popular stops at the stations set up in the Rogers Middle School cafeteria last Friday for the Safety Fair, which was sponsored by Prosper Independent School District. Cheerleaders of all grade levels were on hand to greet folks as they came through the doors ...

Bit of Wisdom

Discovering the Vending Machine and Its Magic Within I saw the world through the eyes of a 4-year-old a few years ago when my little grandson, Langston, spent a short time with me at work. It gave me a slim peek at how much we take for granted in our lives. Langston is the first ...

Don’t do these things if you buy a drone

Recently I took on a new acquisition — one I’ve wanted for several years. I’ve been looking at drones on and off for probably five years. There is a creek bed through the pasture behind my house and I know there is wildlife there that I need to see. Well, I finally took the plunge ...

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Prosper Profiles – Meet Farzeen Cama

This week’s spotlight is on Farzeen Cama, a native of Bombay, India who has lived in Prosper for 11 years and finds joy in helping the people around her. Farzeen and husband Xerxes moved from Bombay to Chicago 19 years ago, but the weather there was not agreeable. So, a few years later they moved ...