1860s log cabin found behind walls of modern home to open as exhibit in Flower Mound; Frisco ISD finalizes 2022-23 attendance zones and more top DFW news

This photo illustration shows the position of the log cabin hidden behind the walls of the renovated house in Flower Mound. (Photo by Samantha Van Dyke, illustration by Michelle Degard/Community Impact Newspaper)
This photo illustration shows the position of the log cabin hidden behind the walls of the renovated house in Flower Mound. (Photo by Samantha Van Dyke, illustration by Michelle Degard/Community Impact Newspaper)

This photo illustration shows the position of the log cabin hidden behind the walls of the renovated house in Flower Mound. (Photo by Samantha Van Dyke, illustration by Michelle Degard/Community Impact Newspaper)

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1860s log cabin found behind walls of modern home will soon open as exhibit in Flower Mound

Developer Curtis Grant said he had every intention of demolishing the old yellow house on Quail Run Road in 2015 to make way for a new subdivision in Flower Mound.

‘Golf is our ocean’: PGA of America previews scenic headquarters in Frisco

The Professional Golfers Association of America has its sights set on individuals who have never putted a golf ball as work continues on its future headquarters in north Frisco.


Expansion of Sam Rayburn Tollway in Frisco nears December completion

The $200 million expansion of the Sam Rayburn Tollway and its intersections is on track to be completed in December, according to North Texas Tollway Authority officials.

Frisco ISD finalizes 2022-23 attendance zone changes

The Frisco ISD board of trustees finalized attendance zones for the next school year to accommodate the district’s newest schools and alleviate overcrowding at other campuses.

‘Enough is enough’: Carroll ISD superintendent wants to shift focus away from community divisions

Carroll ISD Superintendent Lane Ledbetter addressed the Southlake community Nov. 10 in a social media video, asking for the community to allow staff to do their job with the district as it continues its strategic planning meeting.

Samantha Van Dyke, Matt Payne, Brooklynn Cooper and Sandra Sadek contributed to this report.


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Flower Mound hosts 'Sad Tree Along the Road' program for 11th year

Residents can decorate trees along roadways in Flower Mound.

Tomball City Council approved a development agreement with Lovett Industrial for 240 acres at Hwy. 249, Rocky Road Nov. 29. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
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The director of Denton County Public Health discussed an uptick in COVID-19 cases and concerns with the omicron variant.

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Smoothie King to open another Flower Mound location

The newest Flower Mound location will be the third for the smoothie vendor

Crust Pizza Co. is opening soon in Montgomery and Willis. (Courtesy Crust Pizza Co.)
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Flower Mound Library received a grant to install the town’s first StoryWalk pathway. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Flower Mound Library receives grant to bring town's first 'StoryWalk' pathway

The StoryWalk will feature a pathway of children's book pages that will guide people through the story.

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Lewisville ISD board names an interim superintendent

The interim superintendent will begin work in December.

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Odin Leather Goods moves workshop, opens storefront in Old Town Lewisville

The store sells a variety of handcrafted leather items, including purses, wallets, belts and jewelry.

Construction will happen on Cross Timbers Road between Long Prairie Road and Garden Ridge Boulevard starting Nov. 29. (Screenshot Courtesy Google Maps)
Median construction begins along Cross Timbers Road in Flower Mound

TxDOT contractors will upgrade the median's landscaping.