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First Annual Fair Opens In The Heart Of Frisco

First Annual Fair Opens In The Heart Of Frisco

Maddie Cargile, Win-TV Reporter

March 29, 2019


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You may have noticed the 108 ferris wheel off of Main Street, but that isn’t all that’s at the first Inaugural Frisco Fair. Last night, Frisco Fresh Market officially opened its 11 day carnival event, complete with rides, games, food, and fun, all provided by the same amusement park company who s...

The Cookie Rack

The Cookie Rack

Noah Mack, Brighton Short and Steffi Watters, WIN-TV Reporters

March 1, 2019


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Thoroughly decorated cookies being shoveled on and off the racks, the smell of decadent treats baking in the back kitchen permeating the quaint atmosphere of this family run establishment. Greeting every individual, a friendly smile of a successful owner who’s aspirations are fulfilled with every satisf...

ANGST: A New Film About Anxiety

ANGST: A New Film About Anxiety

Christine Bergmann and Rebecca Green, WIN-TV Reporters

February 25, 2019


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Anxiety is a constant state of fear and emotional stress that significantly impacts an individual's everyday life. On Wednesday February 13th, Wakeland High School students gathered in the auditorium to learn more about anxiety. Wakeland PTSA along with PTA’s from Cobb MS and Griffin MS hosted the short film Angst...

Rising Freshman Night 2019

Rising Freshman Night 2019

Noah Mack and Annie Peters, WIN-TV Reporters

February 8, 2019


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Imagine crowds of soon-to-be freshmen packed in the cafeteria, auditorium, and the gymnasium. Cycling through the mass of tables and their sponsors, the current middle schoolers and their parents observe and listen with bright faces as they stare at what will soon be their future here at Wakeland. De...

Mayhem on Main

Mayhem on Main

Noah Mack, WIN-TV Reporter

January 28, 2019


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Cars are beeping and bustling as they work their way through the fragmented road, the incessant clatter of several construction vehicles moving up and down the sides of the street, the smell of sawdust spreading through the air as workers slice through plywood. The current state of Frisco’s Main Street...

Shattered Dreams 2019

Shattered Dreams 2019

Alexis Plum, WIN-TV Reporter

January 25, 2019


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Shattered Dreams recreates the life-changing consequences that come with drinking and driving. This program will be coming to Wakeland on April 25, and the 26th.  According to the City of Frisco’s website, “Shattered Dreams is a two-day, school-based program that promotes responsible decision-making among high s...

PGA Moving Headquarters to Frisco

PGA Moving Headquarters to Frisco

Ian Gonzalez, Katie Peters, Nicholas Rejda and David Schager, WIN-TV Reporters

January 25, 2019


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Dust off your golf clubs, and hop on your golf carts because the Professional Golfers’ Association of America, also known as PGA of America, is moving their headquarters from Palm Beach County, Florida to Frisco, Texas! According to PGA of America, by the summer of 2022, Frisco will be home to a 600-ac...

Four Months-Five Attacks

Four Months-Five Attacks

Rebecca Green and Christine Bergmann, WIN-TV Reporters

January 23, 2019


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Four months- five attacks. Frisco residents have been on high alert due to reports of a wild coyote. These attacks have forced the locals to be cautious of their surroundings and aware of their safety when spending time outside. Due to these five vicious attacks that have occurred, Frisco police discour...

Christmas In The Square

Christmas In The Square

Kate Furney, WIN-TV Reporter

December 5, 2018


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Christmas In The Square is a Frisco tradition. The event takes place in Frisco square and has many different attractions for residents to take part in. The light show is The squares most popular activity. Drive through the square to see the lights and tune into 107.3 FM to hear Christmas music alongsi...

A Very Cowboys Christmas

A Very Cowboys Christmas

Kate Furney, WIN-TV Reporter

December 5, 2018


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What do Santa and the Cowboys have in common? The Cowboy’s Christmas spectacular! The Star is the home for the Dallas Cowboys, and its located right here in Frisco. The Star doesn't just offer football. There are numerous restaurants and bars in the area as well. Now, the cowboy’s very own Christmas...

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