Recent highlights: January events in Colleyville and Southlake included the GRACE Poker Tournament, Annual Awards Banquet

A poker tournament was held Jan. 18 at Classic Wine & Storage in Southlake to benefit the GRACE nonprofit relief agency. (Courtesy Corey Collins)
A poker tournament was held Jan. 18 at Classic Wine & Storage in Southlake to benefit the GRACE nonprofit relief agency. (Courtesy Corey Collins)

A poker tournament was held Jan. 18 at Classic Wine & Storage in Southlake to benefit the GRACE nonprofit relief agency. (Courtesy Corey Collins)

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Guests enjoy a live music performance at the 44th annual Colleyville Awards Banquet on Jan. 16. (Courtesy Walt Mills)
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The Colleyville chamber honored each nominee and his or her accomplishments to the community. (Courtesy Walt Mills)
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John Peter Smith Hospital CEO Robert Earley (center) served as the master of ceremonies at the Awards Banquet. (Courtesy Walt Mills)
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The winner of the casino night received a trip to Las Vegas, in addition to helping raise funds for GRACE. (Courtesy Corey Collins)
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The winners of the poker tournament helped raise money for the GRACE nonprofit relief agency. (Courtesy Corey Collins)
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The GRACE poker tournament had some guests going all in with efforts to raise money and win the grand prize. (Courtesy Corey Collins)
A poker tournament was held Jan. 18 at Classic Wine & Storage in Southlake to benefit the GRACE nonprofit relief agency. The winner of the casino night received a trip to Las Vegas while simultaneously raising funds for GRACE.


Also in January was the Colleyville Chamber's Annual Awards Banquet. The event was held Jan. 16 with John Peter Smith Hospital CEO Robert Earley as the master of ceremonies for the event.
By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.



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