All A’s 2nd Grade
Camila Isabel Montelongo of Giddings has been named to the Dean’s Academic Honor Roll for the 2019 fall semester at Baylor University in Waco. She is studying in the School of Education.
What better way to spend a long winters day than with a good book. We have several new books available for your reading pleasure:
THIS LARGE barn belonging to Ron and Betty Kubesch in the Country Club area southeast of Giddings had the roof and sides ripped off by tornadic winds. A number of other barns in South Lee County were damaged by the destructive winds Friday night about 9:30 pm.
HEAR TWISTER -- Ben and Cindy Droemer, who live on CR 208 a half mile or so south of Ace Hardware, are shown cleaning up debris from twisted trees and other damage on their property Saturday. They said they heard what sounded like a freight train going over their residence around 9:30 Friday night as a violent storm struck areas of South Lee County.
GHS REUNION -- The Giddings High School Class of 1974 held their 45 year reunion on Nov. 9, 2019. Pictured, front row left to right are, Garry Blasig, Brenda (Schneider) Carmean, Pat (McKeown) Butler. Second row, Vicki (Mueller) Boriack, Karen (Behrens) Siegmund, Debbie (Mitschke) Muras, Tricia (Knippa) Krugler, Kathy (Keng) Anderson, Becky (Rackel) Michalk.
Girl Scouts of Central Texas has launched the 2020 Girl Scout Cookie season, where cookies are sold at different stores from now through Feb. 23.
Varieties of cookies include caramel delights, peanut butter sandwiches, lemonades, peanut butter patties, shortbreads, s’mores, thanks-a-lots, and thin mints.
The Giddings School Board will hold its regular meeting on Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. in the GISD Administration Board Room at 2337 N. Main Street.
Grade 1- Cambrie Akin, Ryleigh Bailey, Colton Early, Samantha Glass, Madilyn Kalbas, James Miertschin, Jacob Ray, Nicholas Taylor.
Grade 2- Benjamin Appel, Max Sommerfield.
Grade 3- Brayden Schramm, Hudson Short.
Grade 4- Cooper Hinze, Elijah Kueck.
Grade 5- Gabriel Bailey, Grant Oltmann.
Grade 1 – Weston Beck, Ellie Boriack, David Fischer, Jaxson Matejcek, Cason Mersiovsky, Hadlie Pohorelsky.
Grade 2 – Dylan Arldt, AJ Awad, Avery Brewerton, Kason Hill, Henry Kalmbach, Liam Kalmbach, Easton Kleinert, Casen Miller, Grayson Nietsche, Sawyer Siegmund, Blake Smith, Jax Strickland, Antonio Villalobos.