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Heart of Melissa Community Podcast

The official community podcast of Melissa, Texas. On every episode, we tell the story of our community by celebrating and sharing your story.

Recent Episodes

Oct. 7, 2021

Episode 30: Mike Demsky (Doug Out Sports Grill)

Episode 30: Mike Demsky has started a new chapter in his life. After spending many years in the golf industry – working at some of the best courses and clubs in North Texas – he decided it was time for …

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Sept. 16, 2021

Episode 29: Wayne Poage (Symmetry Sports Construction)

Episode 29: The importance of relationships in Melissa, Texas, keeps coming up on this podcast. Symmetry Sports Construction, which has played a significant role in almost every sports facility in Melissa, wholeheartedly believes in that philosophy....

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Sept. 2, 2021

Episode 28: Lynn Vanlandingham (Five Tool Baseball)

Episode 28: Lynn Vanlandingham, owner of Five Tool Baseball, has a passion for baseball. The cool part of his story is that fact that he has partnered with a community – Melissa, Texas – that has a passion for the …

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Aug. 19, 2021

Episode 27: Kent Jones Davis (The 25 Project)

Episode 27: Kent Jones Davis has called Melissa, Texas, home for more than 14 years. He has a heart for this community, but we wanted to bring him on the podcast to talk about the amazing ripples he's generating across …

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June 18, 2021

Episode 26: Dena Norton

Episode 26: Dena Norton has a servants heart for Melissa, Texas. She is the Director of Community Outreach, which runs the food pantry in Melissa. When Dena talks about the food pantry, and the amazing people they serve, she lights …

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June 3, 2021

Episode 25: Carson Ross and Kadyn King

Episode 25: Teenagers provide a completely different perspective about community. On this episode of "Heart of Melissa," we got the chance to visit with Carson Ross and Kadyn King, seniors in the Class of 2021 at Melissa High School. They …

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Recent Blog Posts

Melissa Texas Breaks ground on public safety building

The City of Melissa breaks ground on a new 40,000 SF public safety building built by Crossland Construction in Collin County.

City of Melissa approves Downtown Redevelopment Project

The city of Melissa approves Commercial Realestate Project in Downtown Melissa.

North Texas City of Melissa, Texas Video by Day One Experts

Located in North Texas along US 75 Melissa Texas is one of the fastest-growing communities in Collin County. This Metroplex community is ideally located …