Author: Lea Emerson

Applications for Angel Tree program to begin October 2

The Hunt County Salvation Army will begin taking applications for their “Angel Tree” for this Christmas. In order to apply, you will need the following: Valid picture ID Birth certificate for children 12 and under (mother and father name MUST match person signing child up for Angel Tree OR must have papers showing custody of child) Proof of all income Proof of address (lease, rent receipt, or utility bill for the month of September with name and current address) Clothing and shoe sizes for each child and at least 2 items for wishlist Children will not be signed up...

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See You at the Pole encourages students to come together

What started as a few friends praying around flagpoles in Burleson, Texas has now turned into a worldwide event of students across the globe coming together to pray around their school (and community) flagpoles. See You At the Pole has been going strong for 27 years now and September 27, 2017, will be a day that all school campuses meet around their school flagpoles to pray for their peers, communities, friends, family, government, and everyone in between. Students are invited to meet at their campus flagpoles and join their peers in prayer. To confirm participating schools and meeting times,...

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Applications for Angel Tree program to begin October 2

The Hunt County Salvation Army will begin taking applications for their “Angel Tree” for this Christmas. In order to apply, you will need the following: Valid picture ID Birth certificate for children 12 and under (mother and father name MUST match person signing child up for Angel Tree OR must have papers showing custody of child) Proof of all income Proof of address (lease, rent receipt, or utility bill for the month of September with name and current address) Clothing and shoe sizes for each child and at least 2 items for wishlist Children will not be signed up...

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See You at the Pole encourages students to come together

What started as a few friends praying around flagpoles in Burleson, Texas has now turned into a worldwide event of students across the globe coming together to pray around their school (and community) flagpoles. See You At the Pole has been going strong for 27 years now and September 27, 2017, will be a day that all school campuses meet around their school flagpoles to pray for their peers, communities, friends, family, government, and everyone in between. Students are invited to meet at their campus flagpoles and join their peers in prayer. To confirm participating schools and meeting times,...

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High School Head Games – The Concussion Crisis

Most young boys and even some young girls’ dream of the day they can put on the pads and football helmet and run onto their beloved school field to compete. My son was no exception. However, when that day arrives, some parents feel slightly different. We worry our child may get hurt and with good reason. While light has been shed on concussions in professional athletes where the hits are the hardest, researchers are now focusing their efforts on the next generation of football players and young athletics. In the past three years alone, 47 kids have died in...

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