Members of the Lindale Volunteer Fire Department have a bit of a conundrum: they’ve got a shiny new vehicle but the less they use it, the better it is for area communities.
The TJC speech and debate team earned several awards at the Texas Intercollegiate Forensic Association’s state tournament held recently at Texas A&M University in College Station, said spokesperson Elise Mullinix.
Jacqueline Rand, a 6th grade student at Lindale’s E.J. Moss Intermediate School and daughter of Charlie and Holly Rand of Lindale, placed as the Reserve Grand Champion Winner in the Junior Public Speaking Contest hosted by San Antonio Jr. Livestock Show and Rodeo, show officials announced.
Heather Gilbert, former Lindale High School softball star and starting shortstop for the University of Texas at Dallas, has helped the Comets to a 7-1 record this season. Gilbert, a senior, has started all eight games. The season began Feb. 2 with four home games, two against Pacific University of Oregon and two more against Texas Lutheran.