Skip to main content

When you think of seventh and eighth grade history class, you probably think of textbook-heavy lectures. But that’s certainly not the case in Becca Canfield’s class.

The Chireno FFA comes from a proud heritage, dating back to the late ‘60s when Warner Wilson became its adviser to today, under the leadership of Sam Thomas.


Music has been a part of Roy Davis’ life for as long as he can remember. And for the past 25 years, he has shared his love for music with students at Martinsville ISD.

This is the second in a series of articles dealing with the development of the Texas Higher Education System. For those having a particular interest in the subject, invaluable information may be obtained in a Texas State Historical Association publication known as the “The Handbook of Texas.…

Dimple Sadler speaks at the EJ Campbell District Support Center on June 18 after receiving the award for NISD's Secondary Teacher of the Year. Sadler has taught chemistry at Nacogdoches High School for 32 years.

Dimple Sadler receives the Secondary Teacher of the Year award from NISD Superintendant Dr. Fred Hayes on June 18 at the EJ Campbell District Support Center.

Fleas are pesky little biters, only 1⁄16 to 1⁄8 inch long, in the insect order Siphonaptera. That translates into English roughly as little bloodsuckers that drink through a tube (siphon) and that have no wings (aptera).

SFA’s success is going to rely on community teamwork, Dr. Scott Gordon told the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches.

The Great Depression of 1929, and World War II greatly impacted Texas public higher education. In spite of all the turmoil, Texas was able to maintain a number of its colleges and universities and to keep their tuition within the range of many students.

To honor those who have served the United States armed forces, three Nacogdoches ISD campuses will hold Veterans Day programs beginning Friday.


Awaiting a state-level decision on highway speed limits in Central Heights, area transportation officials say signs expanding the Central Heights school zone and warning drivers of trucks entering the highway should be installed later this month.