Those interested in filing for candidacy for the May 8 school trustee election in Sulphur Springs, Como-Pickton, Cumby, North Hopkins and Yantis school districts have until Monday afternoon to do so.
There is nothing normal about caring for children with cancer. Little, if anything, is taken for granted, least of all living — hour by hour, day by day, minute to minute. Small victories can become major milestones. Surviving each medical assault — the first surgery, the second radiation treatment, the final round of chemotherapy — is a celebration worth remembering.
Several local school districts next week will join campuses across the state in hosting special activities in observance of Texas Public Schools Week. Many school districts have submitted information to ensure parents and community members are aware of their scheduled events and can plan to attend.
The “Medikal Misphits” from Hopkins County Memorial Hospital may not know how to spell their team name correctly, but that’s about all they got wrong Thursday night at the Fifth Annual Rotary Club Spelling Bee.