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FHS Air Force Junior ROTC cadets select new unit patch

FHS Air Force Junior ROTC cadets select new unit patch
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September 30, 2015


Recently the Headquarters Air Force Junior ROTC approved a new unit patch for the Floresville High School ROTC program. It is similar to the previous design, but now includes a jaguar to recognize unit contributions by female cadets. ROTC parent boosters had also suggested input from cadets for the new patch.  . . .

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Your Opinions and Comments

Mike Roberson  
October 7, 2015 3:15pm
I haven't ever commented on the forums or blogs. I prefer to stay out of the infighting. I've got 4 kids in Floresville High School. 3 in the ROTC program. I personally don't understand why they created a separate mascot for... More ›

Elaine K.  
October 7, 2015 8:04am
Personally, I've always wondered why two different mascots. Male and female are equal, or so they keep telling us. Anyway, Tigers are Tigers, both male and female. It's like when I am the chairman of the board, I do not want... More ›

October 6, 2015 4:47pm
What???.....Your equating a Team Mascot to a stance on LGBT? Um no...How the heck did you get there from here? I was simply talking about a mascot. My point was for them to be equals with all students being Tigers, male &... More ›

Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 6, 2015 4:23pm
Franklin, I have two daughters and one son and I'm so thankful they are prized by me and my wife as equals in our sight ... no matter what the world wants to call them. You need to stay on your planet and let the rest of us... More ›

October 6, 2015 4:09pm
I guess to put it another way:. If you Graduate from UT Austin your a Longhorn, from A&M your an Aggie, TCU Horn Frog etc.Yes they are called the Lady Horns or Lady Aggies..But I don't see the point in having a complete... More ›

October 6, 2015 3:46pm
Exactly my point. So we have to be all politically correct by having a separate mascot for girl's teams instead of every team being the Tigers. I mean there ARE in fact female Tigers.

Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 6, 2015 2:35pm
Franklin, Did your daughters ever ask you why they can't be called boys? That's how stupid politically correctness has gotten to be!

October 6, 2015 1:27pm
Sam Eagle..Yes, but Pirettes are a form or Pirates, not a completely different form, like Tigers and Jaguars. ....Bob.. That sounds a bit like the pot calling the kettle black don't you think?..I have 3 girls in the district... More ›

Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
October 6, 2015 12:06pm
Franklin, have you never heard of the Poth Pirettes?

Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
October 6, 2015 11:59am
Franklin, Don't you have better things to do with your life than constantly gripe and whine about every post on this site? You never, on your own, write an opinion or information piece! Good grief. Go fishin' and get drunk.... More ›

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