Tag Archives: Celina

Saturday’s #Quote: Jesse James

In honor of the upcoming annual National Chili Day, this week’s favorite quote comes from a local outlaw back in the day … Jesse James was quoted as saying, “I won’t rob the bank in McKinney, Texas, because that’s where … Continue reading

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McCally replaces Lewis as mayor of Celina

Celina Mayor Jim Lewis resigned Thursday,  and Mayor Pro Tem Todd McCally takes over as Mayor. Lewis had about a year left on his three-year term as mayor. Celina plans to hold a special election (TBD) to pick a new … Continue reading

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Escape from Afghanistan to freedom

By Brian Bearden In the middle of the night, family members vanished, never to be heard from again. That’s what Rona Zafari remembers about growing up in Afghanistan.Zafari, who fled Afghanistan with her family after the Soviet Union took control, … Continue reading

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Craig James running for senate

Heard it through the grapevine that former SMU Pony Express running back [B]Craig James[/B] plans to run for the Senate. The McKinney Courier-Gazette reported in 2010 that James hinted on [B]Jeff Bolton’s[/B] KLIF 570-AM morning radio show that he may … Continue reading

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Celina celebrates 100 years on square with parade

Life moves at a slower pace in Celina, Texas, which is celebrating 100 years on the downtown square. Look for classic cars, fire trucks, emerging politicians, football players, the county judge, families, new residents, long-time citizens and every day life … Continue reading

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Celina raising Golden Arches

– Celina Main Street, Celina Chamber of Commerce Please share this story with your friends. *** Announce your garage sale for $10 and your wedding for $100 by emailing http://www.collincountyheadlines.com. We will email you info. Sponsor: SilverTravelUSA.com Facebook.com/CollinCountyMagazine Twitter.com/CollinHeadlines. Subscribe … Continue reading

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Celina family uninjured in Oklahoma wreck

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Corbett Howard: Why do we need another “Damp” election?

Why do we need another “Damp” election? On May 11, 2004 the citizens of Celina voted by a slim margin for “the legal sale of beer and wine for off premise consumption only” and by a little larger margin, but … Continue reading

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