McKinney Knittery will relocate from 106 ½ S. Church St., McKinney, to 107 W. Louisiana St., McKinney, by the end of September. This relocation will allow McKinney Knittery to quadruple the size of its space. The retail store offers natural fibers, notions and hand-dyed yarns along with indie-dyed yarns. McKinney Knittery also offers knitting classes. 469-714-4002. www.mckinneyknittery.com
Emily graduated from Sam Houston State University with a degree in multi-platform journalism and a minor in criminal justice in Spring 2018. During her studies, Emily worked as an editor and reporter at The Houstonian, SHSU's local newspaper. Upon graduation, she began an editorial internship at Community Impact Newspaper in DFW, where she was then hired as Community Impact's first McKinney reporter in August 2018.