Congratulations to our students who competed at the state history fair in Austin this past weekend!
Group Website: Jonas Salk and polio - 6th place out of 30 projects. They also received the Distinguished Achievement award- making the finals in their category.
Much thanks to the Two Rivers Heritage group- as they helped- Trent Clark, Wyatt Pahl, Jeb Malek and Micah Mock with stories and even some recordings of radio ads done in the 1930s for the March of Dimes. Also thanks to Gayle Jackman Schmidt and Mary Baltus-Wilson for input of their experiences with the dreaded disease.
Amber Allen's paper on Adina de Zavala: Preserving the Alamo-- won best project of the Brazos Valley Regional History Fair and the Hispanic Heritage Award- which was worth $100. Thanks to Ann Fuqua who guided her on some corrections and additions to the paper.
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