The award-winning Bullard Belles drill team of Bullard High School continued its tradition of excellence and high achievement during the 2017-2018 school year, bringing home numerous awards and accolades during the organization’s competition season.
Dr. Donny Lee, a former administrator at Bullard Independent School District, now the Superintendent of Schools at Oakwood ISD, was recently recognized for his efforts in education, as he was presented the 2017 Texas Association of Secondary School Principals’ Outstanding Texas Principal Award on Tuesday, June 12, at the Hilton Hotel in Austin.
A total of 17 Boy Scouts and seven adults are headed to the north woods of Canada on an epic outdoor adventure where they will be blessed by canoeing, fishing and enjoying God’s handiwork and seeing wild creatures that are not in East Texas, when they trek north to the Northern Tier Canoe Base in Ely, MN.
Smith County Treasurer Kelli White was named as a finalist for a statewide County Treasurer’s award. The County Treasurers Association of Texas held its 46th annual Education Seminar in San Marcos recently.
A member of the Bullard High School Class of 2018 was able to represent his now alma mater on one of the largest stages in Texas, as Will McCowin competed at the 2018 UIL Track and Field State Championships Friday and Saturday, May 11-12, at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin.