Mr. Lawson, a fourth grade teacher at Oak Crest Elementary School (East Central ISD), visits a group of attentive kindergartners as a guest reader, where he shared the book, The Foolish Tortoise. Not only did the students get to hear the story, they also got an up-close and personal meet-and-greet with a live tortoise, courtesy of Mr. Lawson.
For the safety of everyone involved, the 2021 Nixon-Smiley Livestock Show will operate under a revised show schedule. Other than Commercial Heifers, no animals will be penned at the show barn. No animals will stay overnight at the show barn. Animals should arrive at the barn prior to the estimated show time, weigh-in, and go straight into the show ring. […]