If you wanted to count the candles on East Texan Elmer Hill's birthday cake, you'd be a while. He has 107 of them!
The World War II veteran was honored by folks at Emeritus Assisted Living in Henderson Tuesday.
Adults will recall the way the summertime smell of chlorine tickled their noses, how it felt to learn their first strokes in the shallow end and the sounds of feet pitter-pattering across the board of the high dive as they took their first plun
Drew Coleman burst onto the East Texas scene as a super sophomore for Henderson 15 years ago.
He would go on to be the district MVP twice.
Coleman went from the Lions to the Cardinals, from Henderson to Athens.
Former Henderson Lion Drew Coleman is coming back to his hometown to help with a youth football fundraiser.
The 7-year NFL veteran will be in Henderson, with the Rusk County Panthers Pop Warner league.