‘Don’t Mess with Texas’ holding contests

“Don’t mess with Texas” is holding two contests to award prizes and scholarships to Texas students demonstrating efforts to raise awareness about litter prevention in their communities. The 2020 “Don’t

Local Blinn to host star parties Feb. 14, Mar. 27

The Blinn College-Schulenburg campus is hosting two star parties, including a Valentine’s night outing, at its Schaefer Observatory. The Friday, Feb. 14 event begins at 6:30 p.m. and includes a

Blinn alumni assn. seeking Hall of Honor nominees

The Blinn College Alumni & Friends Association is taking nominations for its 2020 Hall of Honor. The Association annually recognizes Blinn College District distinguished alumni, and business leaders and others

Turtle Wing volunteer training set in Hallettsville

Turtle Wing Foundation will hold Turtle Wing 101 volunteer training on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Hallettsville Chamber of Commerce office in Hallettsville. This workshop

Sam Houston State lists graduates, honor students

Sam Houston State University in Huntsville has announced its fall 2019 graduates as well as students making its honor lists for the 2019 fall semester. Two Fayette County students were

Shorthorn News




Daily – 1% white or fat-free chocolate milk.

•Monday, Feb. 17 – Mini cinnis, blue raspberry smoothie, orange juice.

St. Rose News



•Monday, Feb. 17 – Presidents Day holiday, no school.

•Tuesday, Feb. 18 – Corn dogs, corn, fruit, milk.

Club Corner


•Club Schedule – Club hours are Monday through Friday from 3 to 6:30 p.m., available to all youth ages 6-18.

PAT encourages parents to spend time with kids

Apoint that ParentsAs Teachers tries to reinforce with the families who enroll in the program is that “the best gift you can give your children is your time and attention.”

Blinn offers $270,000 in endowed scholarships

The Blinn College District invites current and prospective students to apply for approximately $270,000 in endowed scholarships available for the 2020-21 academic year. Effective Feb. 3, current high school and