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Wed
19
Aug

New staff welcomed to SSISD

By Leigh Ann Glaze
SSISD new staff were welcomed to SSISD with a series of meetings catered all to new staff members. Retention of staff, and teachers new to the teaching profession is a priority for San Saba ISD. The new staff academy was a 3 day event ending in a new staff luncheon on Friday, 8/13.

 

Wed
19
Aug

Hamrick's Parts Plus and WIX Filters® support San Saba FFA

WIX Filters®, a global manufacturer of filtration products, recently closed its 2015 FFA Box Top Redemption Program.

 

Wed
12
Aug

San Saba ISD named semifinalist for Raise Your Hand Texas Grant

Raise Your Hand Texas recently announced 75 semifinalist public school and district applicants for $2.5 million Raising Blended Learners grant initiative. Selected teams will attend two-day expense-paid blended learning workshops in September and October
 
Wed
12
Aug

San Saba ISD Retirees

The new school year is about to begin, but a few long-time San Saba ISD staff members will not be starting back this school year. Enjoying their retirement from SSISD will be Laura Trotter who taught English as a Second
Language at San Saba Elementary School
 
Wed
12
Aug

Rev. Russell Page to preach at the 157th Methodist Camp Meeting August 13-16, 2015

Bend United Methodist Church has announced that the Rev. Russell Page, lead pastor of the Kaleo Community Church of Fort Worth will be the guest evangelist for the 157th annual Methodist Camp Meeting to be held August 13-16 at the historic Methodist Campground on Cherokee Creek in the Chappel Community.
 
Wed
05
Aug

West Central Wireless supports Booster Clubs in West Central Texas

West Central Wireless recently gave over $30,000 to Athletic and Band Booster Clubs throughout West Central Texas. Pictured above is West Central Wireless representative presenting a $40 check to RSISD Superintendent Don Fowler for the Richland Springs Booster Club
 
Wed
05
Aug

Lone Star Riding Club Awards

Lone Star Riding Club Awards - Three generations of cowboys and cowgirls received awards at the recent Lone Star Riding Club award program. Back row (l to r): Nancy & Jay Blackstock and grandson Jaxon Wootton. Front Row (l to r): Granddaughters Jara Wootton, SSHS student and Intermediate age Champion Jaton Wootton, Jentre Walzel and daughter, SSHS Teacher and Senior Champion Jennifer Walzel.
 
Wed
29
Jul

Backpack-school supply giveaway at San Saba's First Baptist Church

On Sunday, August 2nd, from 4-6 p.m. each elementary student in attendance (PreK through 4th grade) will receive a backpack filled with his or her supplies for the up-coming school year. The supplies will be distributed based on the San Saba ISD Elementary School list. No supplies will be given out before August 2nd.
 
Wed
29
Jul

Texas Historical Commission honors San Saba County with Distinguished Service Award

The Texas Historical Commission (THC) honored the San Saba Historical Commission (CHC) with a Distinguished Service Award for the 2014 year of service. The THC issues Distinguished Service Awards each year to CHCs that exemplify exceptional service and dedication to the state of Texas. This award was presented during a meeting of the County Commissioners Court on July 14th to acknowledge the CHC's stewardship of our state's unique cultural and historic sites.
 
Wed
29
Jul

Texas Sales Tax Holiday August 7th to 9th

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items priced under $100 during the state's annual sales tax holiday. This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 7th - 9th. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced under $100 from sales tax, which could save shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend during the weekend.
 

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