Red Hot Chik'n now serving Plano; axe-throwing, paintball venue Fury Fun Center opens in Frisco and more DFW-area news

The restaurant offers various chicken items, including a chicken sandwich. (Rebecca Anderson/Community Impact Newspaper)
The restaurant offers various chicken items, including a chicken sandwich. (Rebecca Anderson/Community Impact Newspaper)

The restaurant offers various chicken items, including a chicken sandwich. (Rebecca Anderson/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read the latest business and community news from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Plano

Red Hot Chik'n now serving chicken sandwiches, wings and more in Plano

The restaurant serves various chicken items, including wings, sandwiches and strips, with the option of adding sauces, such as lemon pepper, barbecue, Buffalo, habanero and more.

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Kyodai Handroll & Sushi Bar coming to Fort Worth in September

Kyodai offers a variety of sushi options, ranging from nigiri, sashimi, Japanese fish and handrolls to a variety of seasonal and specialty dishes.

McKinney

Upcoming McKinney beer garden The Stix Icehouse sets soft opening date

The restaurant plans to include at least 24 beers on tap, and large patios with games and live music on its 14 acres of land.

Frisco

Axe-throwing, paintball venue Fury Fun Center opens in Frisco

The entertainment center features axe-throwing lanes, as well as an indoor paintball arena with various obstacles. Low-impact "gellyball" and a splatter paint room are also an option at the facility.

Olivia Lueckemeyer, Matt Payne, Miranda Jaimes and Bailey Lewis contributed to this report.






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The reformer Pilates studio offers 50-minute classes that focus on quick transitions throughout a beat-based, high-intensity, full-body workout. (Courtesy Session Pilates)
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Plano Mayor John Muns and former Mayor Harry LaRosiliere attended the Sept. 24 groundbreaking event. (Erick Pirayesh/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit offering limited-time items at Plano locations for chain's 80th anniversary

To celebrate its anniversary, Dickey’s announced the launch of new, limited-time menu items such as Sweet & Smoky Pit-Smoked Wings, Dr Pepper Barbecue Sauce and brisket chili.

The Texas Secretary of State's office has launched an audit of 2020 election results in four of Texas’ largest counties: Harris, Dallas, Tarrant and Collin. (Courtesy Fotolia)
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In a statement released Sept. 23, the office said it anticipates the state Legislature will fund the process.

Kyle City Council voted 6-1 and approved the new citywide trail master plan that will utilize 2020 bond election funds for trails that will help connect Austin to San Antonio. (Courtesy Pexels)
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The West Grove mixed-use development will include about a 4-acre entertainment area called The Hub. (Rendering courtesy city of McKinney)
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Several parents of New Caney ISD students spoke at the district's Sept. 20 board meetings about recent allegations that a student brought a firearm to Porter High School's Sept. 18 homecoming dance. NCISD Superintendent Matt Calvert stressed that no gunshots were fired at the event, and that the district is investigating the allegations. (Wesley Gardner/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Sept. 23.

McKinney City Council considered design concepts for future wayfinding signs for the city Sept. 21. (Illustration courtesy city of McKinney)
McKinney eyes designs for wayfinding signs; Plano House of Comedy reschedules opening and more DFW-area news

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People in a meeting.
Plano ISD board to allow temporary mask mandate to expire on Sept. 24

The temporary mandate, which allows for medical, religious, philosophical and administrative exemptions, has been in place since Aug. 26.

There are eight statewide propositions Texans will get to decide at the polls Nov. 2. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Brandon Rottinghaus, the University of Houston’s political science chair, breaks down each Texas proposition before voters head to the polls in November.

The case was proposed at the Sept. 20 planning and zoning meeting, but commissioners agreed to table the matter until Oct. 18. City staff recommended the commission approve the zoning request. (Erick Pirayesh/Community Impact Newspaper)
Mixed-use development proposed for Haggard-owned farmland in Plano

The more than 2-million-square-foot area is one of the largest undeveloped tracts of land in Plano