From Bland to Brilliant: Developing and Revising Your Novel

Author Jenny Martin leads a class at Southlake Library to help up-and-coming authors take their writing to the next level. Puzzling over that stack of rejections for your first (or fifteenth) novel? Not sure why your book/short story/idea isn’t working? If so, join us for an interactive session jam-packed with tons of practical tips, tricks, […]

Race & Culture Task Force meeting rescheduled

The task force meeting originally rescheduled for September 20 has been moved to September 24. The meeting will take place from 5–6:30 p.m. at University Christian Church, located at 2720 South University Drive. During this meeting the task force will be approving the draft recommendations from the seven committees. The subcommittees have been meeting to […]

TCC South to Host Mayors’ Monarch Summit Featuring Discussion about Butterfly Conservation Efforts

In keeping with its commitment to serve the community, Tarrant County College is hosting an event that will convene elected officials, community leaders and industry experts to develop a collaborative strategy to aid in the recovery of the monarch butterfly, a species that’s seen its population decline by 90 percent in the last 20 years, […]

Cross Country Runners Impress On National Stage

Norco, CA  (September 15, 2018) – The top runners of the Southlake Carroll Cross Country teams traveled to Norco, CA to compete at the 38th Annual Woodbridge Cross Country Classic, a fast 3-mile race held under the lights at night. The elite boys and girl’s teams faced tough competition from around the country and came […]

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and Ballet Frontier to Perform Suite from the Firebird in Southlake

In partnership with Apex Arts League, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra will return to White’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Southlake to perform a family concert featuring the Suite from the Firebird by Igor Stravinsky on Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. Dancers from Ballet Frontier of Fort Worth will accompany the orchestra during the performance. […]

Dragons Outlast The Rain and Odessa Permian

There was a buzz around Southlake all week as the Dragons were set to take on Odessa Permian. The local media was covering the game as a must-see matchup between two of the top programs in the state. Based on the crowd in the stands at kickoff, it seemed the message was received by Dragon […]

Managing Debt the Southlake Way – Conservatively While Supporting Residents

Debt management is a key financial principle that guides the development of Southlake’s budget every year. This approach supports a financial strategy that will allow the City to retire 94% of the current tax-supported debt in 10 years. “The City uses several different methods to reduce debt, including careful budget management, use of voter-approved special […]