Ted R. Ware
A pivotal figure in the city’s growth, Ted R. Ware graduated as valedictorian of GHS in 1950. After successfully establishing his business, he turned to serving the community and becoming a respected civic leader. He served on Grapevine’s City Council as Mayor Pro Tem for 28 years, the Historic Preservation Commission, and was a DE Box Citizen of the Year. The Grapevine Museum complex is located in the Ted R. Ware Plaza.