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Kendall earns bachelors degree

Taylor Kendall, a 2013 graduate of Mineola High School, will graduate May 2 from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville with a bachelors in criminology and a minor in psychology. more

Alba-Golden High School

“I am a big believer in the prestige of this ceremony,” shared Alba-Golden principal Michael Mize, from a stage in the middle of Alba-Golden stadium Thursday evening.

“It may be a heat index of 102, it may be miserable for us right now standing out here, but listen, the prestige of this ceremony is not about us, the prestige of this ceremony is about these graduates.” The ceremony to follow honored them, which was not always a certainty this spring. more

Mineola High School

Against a backdrop of coronavirus protocols, the Mineola High School Class of 2020 took its final walk Friday night at Meredith Memorial Stadium.

Like their fellow classmates around the nation, the class was robbed of the last two and a half months of its senior year but did get to enjoy a modified version of a live graduation ceremony as restrictions began to ease starting in May. more

Quitman students shown dangers of vaping

Nakia Smith with Parents and Adolescents Recovery Treatment Services (PARTS) presented to Quitman students in grades 6-12 about the dangers of vaping Monday, Nov. 4. more

Color run benefits juvenile arthritis

Mineola Elementary School had its second annual Reindeer Color Run on Friday, Dec. 13. Students who collected $5 or more in donations were able to participate in the 1-mile run.  They raised over $2,300 to donate to the Arthritis Foundation. more

First day of school

Quitman Elementary students along with their guardians walk toward the QES school entrance during the first day of school on Aug. 21. more

Tunnell, school board execute detailed separation agreement

The full and final resignation and separation agreement between Mineola Superintendent Dr. Kim Tunnell and the Mineola ISD was made public last Friday morning by the district. The agreement stated … more

Mineola High School grads earn scholarships

Total: $632,940 more


Alba-Golden ISD property owners to see savings

Alba-Golden ISD school board members voted unanimously to lower the district’s tax rate from last year’s rate Monday night. The tax rate for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year was set at $1.1276 which is lower than last year’s rate of $1.23. The full board of trustees, including Jason Stovall, Johnny Teel, Jackie Staley, Joe Carr, Mike Ragsdale, Chad Daily and Dwayne Thompson, were in attendance for the vote. more

Mineola school board, superintendent part ways

Mineola ISD school board members voted 5-1 to accept the resignation of Superintendent Kim Tunnell at a special called meeting Thursday night.

Board member Jill Quiambao cast the dissenting vote against accepting the resignation while Glenn Dossett, Daniel Louderman, Jay McGough and Jackie Rodieck voted in favor. Dr. Kyle Gully was absent from the meeting.

In her letter, Tunnell stated her resignation would be effective Jan. 31, 2020, or upon her receiving a position at another school district. Tunnell was not present at the meeting. more

Mineola, Quitman seniors to graduate Friday

Mineola, Quitman seniors to graduate Friday. Here is the commencement information for both schools. more

Alba-Golden HS graduates earn college scholarships

TOTAL - $370,868 more
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