The campuses of The Brook Hill School were filled with students once again last week, as the school began classes for the 2017-2018 school year on Wednesday, Aug. 16.
Two Bullard residents were arrested in Cherokee County last week after authorities located firearms, drugs and drug paraphernalia, and a large amount of cash at a residence on Lake Palestine.
The National Transportation and Safety Board’s preliminary crash report regarding a plane crash in Cherokee County earlier this month has revealed additional information about the case. The crash, which occurred Tuesday, Aug. 1, along the northbound side of the road of Highway 69, approximately three miles south of the city of Bullard, near mile 352.
A public hearing event is on the books for the Bullard Independent School District Board of Trustees to hear from constituents about the district’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2017-2018, as well as the district’s proposed tax rate. The proposed budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year for Bullard ISD includes revenues of $21,774,244, with funds of $11,892,900 coming from local sources, as well as $9,756,344 from the state of Texas, and $125,000 from the federal level.
During the 2016-2017 school year, members of the Bullard High School Choral Department were able to experience the trip of a lifetime, as the organization capitalized on an opportunity to perform in one of the world’s most renowned city for singers. BHS choir director Kerry Baham and assistant director Monica Hamilton, along with 19 choir students and seven other chaperones, loaded an airplane and flew off for a three-day trip to New York City Friday through Sunday, April 28-30.