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Initial plans announced for East Texas Salute 2018

5 days ago

Patriotic pride will return to the city of Bullard, as The American Freedom Museum will take time to honor the sacrifices made by veterans at the upcoming East Texas Salute 2018 event, to be held 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, May 12, on the museum’s grounds, located on the campus of The Brook Hill Upper School.

Council approves plat for possible nursing home facility

5 days ago

At their latest monthly meeting, member of the Bullard City Council approved the final plat for Phase One of a commercial subdivision that could bring the city’s first nursing home facility to town. Council members approved the measure unanimously during the March meeting of the city’s governing body.

Bullard Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast planned for May 3

5 days ago

Members of the Bullard community will come together in the spirit of prayer and togetherness at the upcoming annual Bullard Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, to be held 6:30 a.m. Thursday, May 3, at The Brook Hill School, located at 1051 N. Houston St., in Bullard. The Bullard Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast is hosted annually by the City of Bullard and the Bullard Ministerial Alliance.

Kegler to join Brook Hill as new Lower School Principal

5 days ago

Officials at The Brook Hill School are excited to announce Jonathan Kegler will be joining the Brook Hill School as the next Lower School Principal. Kegler is a dynamic leader who empowers students to become lifelong learners in an ever-changing world. During the last few months, the Lower School Principal Search Committee has worked diligently and prayed earnestly to find the right person to lead the already thriving and growing lower school.
KAYLA GOMEZ MURDER TRIAL

Judge denies continuance, forensic experts testifies during pre-trial hearing

Tuesday, April 10

The judge presiding over the trial of the suspect in the November 2016 kidnapping and murder case of 10-year-old Kayla Gomez-Orozco denied granting a motion for continuance last week. Gustavo Zavala-Garcia is suspected of kidnapping the girl from Bullard First Assembly of God on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, setting off a frantic search that ended four days later after officials found her body inside of a water well on Zavala-Garcia property, located in the 23000 block of Old Jacksonville Highway, north of Bullard.

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