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.

12:00 am Feb.

Paul W. McCallum

During his 25 years as executive director of the Grapevine CVB, Paul W. McCallum has helped to attract the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center and Great Wolf Lodge, both premiere attractions and major employers in Grapevine.

12:00 am Feb.

Commissioner Fickes honored

Tarrant County Commissioner Gary Fickes, whose Precinct 3 covers Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake, was honored on Jan. 27 with the John Harbin Visionary Award.

12:00 am Feb.

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD

Grapevine’s first high school graduating class in 1908 had one student. This year GCISD will be celebrating its 50th anniversary of consolidation.

12:00 am Feb.

Southlake honors Dragons, head coach

Southlake Mayor John Terrell on behalf of City Council on Tuesday night proclaimed Feb. 21, 2012 as “Coach Hal Wasson Day” and “Southlake Carroll Dragons Football Day.” The proclamation honors the football team’s undefeated state championship season.

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