12:00 am March

Shabahang Empire Rugs

When he was about 7 years old, Ben Shabahang’s father sent him down the street, a tiny rug in his arms, to sell it to a nearby businessman. The man gave him a hard time, Shabahang remembers, but in the end, he bought the rug.

12:00 am March

Districts vote on STAAR impact

For Carroll Independent School District ninth-graders, their performance on this year’s State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness end-of-course exams will not count for 15 percent of their final course grades.

12:00 am Feb.

The Owl’s Nest Toy Shop

After Sandy Challinor’s 4-year-old son Ryan and 2-year-old daughter Tracey finished piano lessons in Newburyport, Ma., they always had to make a stop at Eureka Toys.

12:00 am Feb.

Colleyville Florist

Colleyville Florist has seen a rotating door of ownership since it was founded more than 42 years ago. But its fifth owner, Verna Farris, plans to stay.

12:00 am Feb.

Transportation update: Hwy. 26

As early as next month, the Texas Department of Transportation plans to start work for an overlay project on Hwy. 26 from south of John McCain Road to north of Hwy. 820.