The school board voted Monday to contract with Population Survey and Analysis for $32,000 to conduct a demographic study – to be split with the city.
Following a lengthy list of student and staff accolades paraded before the Mineola School Board Monday, there was one more surprise announcement. Superintendent Cody Mize was named the Man of the Year by the Mineola Rotary Club.
Almost 15 months after a head-on collision north of Mineola killed a grandmother and grandson, the driver cited in the crash has been indicted for two counts of criminally negligent homicide.
Alba’s new mayor and city council members will be sworn in on the first available date.
The Quitman One-Act Play competed at regional last Thursday. Three students earned accolades.
The following indictments were handed down by the Wood County Grand Jury on March 31.
The Mineola girls golf team earned a trip to the state tournament on Tuesday at regionals, hosted by Oakhurst Golf Course in Bullard.
– John Ruskin (1819-1900), English philosopher
The seventh-ranked team in state, the Como-Pickton Lady Eagles, came to Alba-Golden last Tuesday and stifled the Alba-Golden Lady Panthers, 8-2.
Harmony scored seven runs on seven hits while the Mineola Lady Jackets could manage only three hits in a shut out loss last Tuesday.
The Winnsboro Red Raiders took a first inning 3-0 lead and coasted to a 9-2 win over Quitman in a District 13-3A game at the new Ballparks at Winnsboro.
Alba-Golden outlasted North Hopkins 11-6 in a makeup baseball game Monday.