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Celina Community in Prosper ISD Continues to Expand with New Neighborhood and Builders

January 13, 2019

Developers at Light Farms, the fast-growing 1,070-acre community located along the Prosper and Celina border in North Texas, unveiled expansion plans with a new neighborhood named Brenham. Located on the East side of the community near Light Farms Elementary School, Brenham will feature local builder, Shaddock Homes and national builder, M/I Homes. Light Farms is… Read More ›

Time to Review and Look Forward!!

Happy New Year to you and yours! By the time many of you are reading this, you may be well on your way to filling up your new calendar with a brand new to do list. Even though we tend to get into a “Get off to a good start mode,” it can be a… Read More ›

Fall and Early Winter Weather are Perfect for Planting!

Crisp, cool mornings. Perfect “sleeping weather” at night. Plant catalogs and landscaping “How-To” books piling up on the coffee table. It must be Fall! Fall and early winter are my favorite times of the year for so many reasons, not just the wonderful weather. This is that special time of year when we prepare and… Read More ›

CELINA Magazine’s December Business of the Month: Dermatology & Skin Cancer Surgery Center

Dermatology & Skin Cancer Surgery Center was founded in 1996 by Dr. Matthew D. Barrows. Over the past 20+ years, the practice has grown tremendously and now has 15 medical providers in 13 North Texas locations. The Celina location opened on July 2nd, 2018. Dr. Christopher Hixon is a board-certified Dermatologist in their Celina location…. Read More ›


The holiday spirit falls on Celina’s Historic Downtown Square on Wednesday, December 5th from 5:00-8:00 pm for the annual Christmas on the Square Event! This FREE family-friendly event has become a tradition for the community during the holiday season. Christmas on the Square, presented by Celina Main Street, features your favorite attractions including pictures with… Read More ›

Corbett Howard has been named Director of Government Affairs for the City of Celina

Former Celina EDC Executive Director, Corbett Howard, Promoted to Director of Government Affairs In the newly created position, Howard will research and review key pending legislation that may affect the burgeoning city, which straddles the borders of Collin and Denton counties. He also will prepare and coordinate appropriate responses to city staff, lobbyists, local, state… Read More ›

Town Hall Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday, December 4th

Join us on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. to hear your questions answered. You can watch in person or right here on Facebook. Let us know what questions you have for City leaders! Submit your questions to city leaders by texting them to 972-458-3920 or using the hashtag #celinatownhall The informal dialogue of this… Read More ›

Celina Police Association’s 2019 Poker Night

You’ve probably heard that The Celina Police Association’s 2018 Poker Night was a huge success! The event was the association’s primary fundraising event for the year with proceeds benefitting the association, their Scholarship Fund and Officer Down Fund. The Poker Night was held at Tender Smokehouse on the downtown square and included some MLB greats… Read More ›

People Caring for People

Grace Bridge is located in Celina and was founded on April 9, 2011. On that day, 40 volunteers utilized their resources to serve 110 local families. Since then, they have expanded into several initiatives, but remains a volunteer-based organization equipping neighbors to help neighbors. They seek to serve hope to those in the community who… Read More ›

City of Celina Welcomes New Opportunities For Growth With New Director of Economic Development, Alexis Jackson

With a city population that has nearly doubled in the last eight years, Celina, Texas is on pace to be one of the fastest growing cities in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex. In preparation for this economic, geographic and demographic boomtime, the city announced today its appointment of the new Director of Economic Development at… Read More ›

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Happy New Year Celina!! We hope and pray that 2019 is your best year ever - thank you for your contributions and support for your community magazine! We are excited to announce the Celina Person of the Year nominees in this month's issue...make sure you go online at to vote for your favorite! #WeAreCelina #HappyNewYear #HistoryTraditionVision #CELINAMagazine #PersonOfTheYear
The most wonderful time of the year! #wearecelina #happyholidays2018
November…the month when we take a moment to count our blessings, express our gratitude and do what we can to give back to our community. We are beyond thankful for this community and the opportunity that we’ve been given to highlight the wonderful people, businesses and organizations!! We’ve showcased a couple of the great organizations that are rolling up their sleeves and giving back to Celina...Grace Bridge and Habitat for Humanity - Collin County. You’ll also enjoy a nice message from our CISD Superintendent, Mr. Rick DeMasters, as well as find out all of the details regarding the upcoming Celina Main Street and Historic Square Gift Tour, benefitting CARE - Celina Education Foundation! And finally, join us in celebrating CELINA Magazine’s Business of the Month – Lamar National Bank-Celina!! #WeAreCELINA #SeasonOfThankfulness #celinamagazine
🎃🎃PUMPKINFEST IS ON FOR TOMORROW!!🎃🎃 The rain will clear and the afternoon forecast is for, believe it not, SUNNY SKIES!! Join us at Frontier Park for live music from Southern Brave, pumpkins, pumpkin decorating, a costume contest, shopping, food vendors and FIREWORKS!! The fun begins at 4:00pm – we’ll see you there!! #pumpkinfest2018 #weareprosper #pumpkinpatch 🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃🎃 *** Due to the rain and wet conditions, the pumpkins and festivities will be in the south baseball/softball complex at Frontier Park. Since it is too wet for blankets in the grass, please feel free to bring lawn chairs for the fireworks display!! ***
The September issue of CELINA Magazine is now available online!! #wearecelina