The Grand Finale from the “Celebrating
Irving: The City and The Man” activities was held May 5th at
the Valley Ranch Library. The 5th Annual
Irving Trivia brought a new team champion……the Henry Holmes Breakfast Forum
– Jim Bullock Team!!!
A determined set of four teams were present
as well as family and friends in their cheering sections. The four final
teams were: Entertainment Series of Irving, Greater Irving Las Colinas
Chamber of Commerce, Henry Holmes Breakfast Forum – Jim Bullock team, and the
La Cima Heritage Committee. The teams had to win by a margin of 2 correct
answers to move on to the next round. All in all, 22 tie breakers were
used. The teams were extremely well prepared!!! The Henry Holmes team, which consisted of Jim
Bullock, Troy Kelley, Stacey Martin and Kaye Ward finally defeated the La Cima
Heritage Committee in the last round and is the new champion. The trophy
will be engraved and will be theirs to keep for a year along with bragging
The Celebrating Irving: The City and The Man April activities were presented
by the Irving Heritage Society along with the Irving Public Library and the
Irving Independent School District. The
program was made possible in part with a grant from Humanities Texas, the state
affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. It was funded in part by the City of Irving
through the Irving Arts Board.
For additional information on other Heritage
www.irvingheritage.com or call 972-252-3838.