Category: CELINA Magazine

Celina City Hall Announces New Business Hours

Beginning July 9, 2018, hours of operation will change at Celina City Hall, 142 N. Ohio Street, and at the City Hall Annex, 112 N. Colorado Street. The buildings will be open 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Friday. Offices and services within City Hall include ...

Celina Firefighter and Hero, Andrew Needum “Runs In”

Imagine this...you're with your parents, your wife and your two children, headed home from a long awaited vacation in New York City. You board a plane headed back to the real world and your job as a fireman. Suddenly, you hear a "pop" and chaos floods in as emergency oxygen masks are deployed and everyone acts out the ...

The Buzz of a New Season

Buzz. It’s the sound of bees around Springtime flowers. The sound of neon signs outside of new businesses and a general feeling in the air during this busy time of year. It only takes a brief look at the calendar to ask the question, “Where has the time gone?” One minute we’re cleaning up after ...

Celina First United Methodist Church and Prosper Rotary Club Working Together for Goodness Sake

You may have heard the story recently of Blake Ostrander, a man who due to a tragic train mishap, suffered the loss of his leg from the ankle down. When the Prosper Rotary Club heard of the accident, they partnered with Celina First United Methodist Church to donate a wheel chair and wheel chair ramp ...

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Gangster Boy was No Match for Celina Superstar Tye Chandler!

One of the best things about living in Celina is having the opportunity to see home grown kids make their way out into the world and become the successful people they've been raised to be. Tye Chandler is one of those success stories and we couldn't be more proud of him. In only his seventh ...

A Big Day for BIG Taste at Tender Smokehouse

It was a BIG day at Celina's newest hot spot, Tender Smokehouse. The "Texas chic" curbside appeal is the perfect marriage of class and grit, that provides a built in, intoxicating and unmistakable aroma of smokey barbeque Heaven. Celina residents, Chamber members, city officials and friends all gathered outside of Celina's newest downtown jewel to ...

Good Luck to Celina Locals at Houston Stock Show and Rodeo

For most school-aged kiddos with Spring Fever, Spring Break can't come soon enough. A handful of Celina's future leaders have spent all Winter preparing for the FFA and Jr FFA competitor's season. This Spring Break finds them strutting their "stuff" (steers mostly) in Houston, Texas for the Houston Stock Show and Rodeo. We'd like to ...

Keller Williams Makes Donation to Celina Fire Department

Keller Williams North Country, a real estate brokerage located here in Celina, was feeling very generous as they donated their old building to the Celina Fire Department. The structure was used to conduct valuable training and practices that included ventilation, rescue and all fire ground operations. Keller Williams is building a new facility and wanted to ...

Celina Police Officers Put Action Behind Protect and Serve Motto

The Celina Police Department is on an upward trend of growth along with the rest of the City of Celina. The number of employees continues to grow annually, along with the specialized divisions and units. With this growth, officers with the Celina Police Department saw the increased need to “Protect and Serve those that Protect ...

Springing into Sunshine

After a unseasonably cold and rainy winter, we couldn’t be happier to see the sun again and feel the warmer temperatures! The time has come for things to start greening up, and for the flowers to begin blooming…that’s right y’all – it’s almost Spring! The entire community seems to awaken with the warmth and the ...