By Mass Comm. Specialist 1st Class James Green, Navy Office of Community Outreach
A 2003 Arp High School graduate and Arp, Texas native is serving aboard one of the Navy’s newest and most advanced ship, the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000), which is currently under construction at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine.
The State Board of Education (SBOE) announced today that 15 Texans who provide hundreds of hours of volunteer service to Texas public schools will be honored with the Heroes for Children award at the SBOE meeting on Friday, Sept. 19.
The Ellen Trout Zoo announced Wednesday afternoon the birth of a new, adorable Bay Duiker.
The little guy was born on September 7 and weighed less than three pounds at birth. Several duikers have been born at the zoo.