Dead Writers Night Celebrates Halloween Season

More than 80 students and community members joined TCC faculty and staff in the TCC Northwest Walsh Library on Oct. 18 to celebrate the Halloween season at Dead Writer’s Night. The annual event invites participants to read selections of literature and dress in costumes representing book characters or authors. Twenty-six people read at the event, […]

Coffee and Conversation: Aiming to Make Change

More than 150 people attended the recent Coffee and Conversation event at The Marq Southlake. The event was the latest in a series of community meetings and gatherings after a video recently posted on social media showed teenagers chanting a racist word to the camera. Led by Mayor Laura Hill, CISD Board of Trustee President […]

Sales tax collections up 3.4 percent in September

Fort Worth’s net sales tax collections in September totaled $14,438,858, up from September 2017 by $480,127, or 3.4 percent. So far this fiscal year, sales tax collections are up 6 percent. The city’s general fund actual collection exceeded the FY2018 budget by $2,148,349, or 1.4 percent. The city’s Crime Control and Prevention District fund actual […]

Southlake Sites for Seasonal Socials: Holiday Event Planning Tips

Planning a holiday event? Whether you’re looking for a location for an intimate gathering with friends and family or a larger venue for a corporate party, Southlake is your merry and bright start to holiday event planning. Let one of these festive settings host your holiday happening so you can sit back, relax and enjoy […]

President’s Letter

Last year, TCC South celebrated “50 and Forward,” the 50th birthday of instructional offerings at Tarrant County College. The year of celebration was a wonderful time to reflect, honor those who paved the road we travel today, and to imagine the course of TCC’s journey for next 50 years.  I feel honored to have been […]

Dragon Student-Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Carroll Senior High School and the Carroll Athletic Department hosted an event on Wednesday morning to recognize an outstanding group of student-athletes who signed their National Letter of Intent to study and play at the collegiate level after graduation. In total, twenty-six athletes from sports ranging from soccer to beach volleyball signed to play college […]

CFO Sharen Jackson Named Dallas Business Journal CFO of the Year

The Dallas Business Journal (DBJ) named the City of Southlake’s Chief Financial Officer Sharen Jackson the DBJ’s Chief Financial Officer of the Year for Government. The CFO of the Year Awards recognizes North Texas financial professionals for their superb performance as financial stewards. The nominees were evaluated for their effect on their respective organizations. Jackson […]