East Texas Press nominated for Outstanding Newspaper Award

The staff at East Texas Press would like to thank Danni Lunsford Amos, agriculture teacher at Garrison ISD for nominating us for the Outstanding Newspaper Award to the Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association of Texas.  It is our pleasure to share the accomplishments your FFA department has achieved, both on the local and state levels, with the community and we sincerely appreciate the submissions.
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Below is the letter received from VATAT:
East Texas Press


Thank you for your commitment to agricultural education. The Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association of Texas is proud and honored to have you affiliated with our organization and would like to recognize you with the Outstanding Newspaper Award during the annual VATAT Professional Development Conference. You were nominated for the Outstanding Newspaper Award by Danni Amos of Garrison ISD, who is a member of the VATAT. This year’s conference will be held in Corpus Christi, July 28 – August 2, 2019. 
You will be recognized at your VATAT Area Meeting Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at the American Bank Center. The area 9 meeting will be at 1:30 p.m. in Ballroom B.  You and many other agriculture supporters will be recognized for your service and commitment to the VATAT and agricultural science and technical education. 
If you have questions or need additional information, please feel free to call the VATAT office. Congratulations and we hope to see you at the awards ceremony.
Barney McClure
VATAT Executive Director