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The Troup ISD Board of Trustees has called a Tax Ratification Election (TRE) to ask its voters for a 13 cent tax increase per $100 evaluation. The election is set for Saturday, Aug. 26, and early voting will begin Wednesday, Aug. 9, and will conclude Tuesday, Aug. 22. Voting times will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Troup library, 102 S. George, in Troup. Early voting also will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at Troup Elementary School, 201 E. Bryant Street in Troup; and from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21, at Troup High School, 927 Arp Drive in Troup. more
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers they can save money on certain items during the state’s annual sales tax holiday. This year, the sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 11-13. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced below $100 from sales tax, saving shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend during the weekend. more
The Whitehouse Food Pantry (Philadelphia Blessing) is collecting several of the basic school supplies for distribution to their clients. The items being requested include: wide ruled notebook paper, wide ruled composition books, pencils, black pens, three-brad folders with pockets, spirals (one subject and wide ruled), pink erasers, glue sticks, crayons (24 count), map pencils, thin tip and broad tip washable markers and highlighters. more
Taxing entities are required by law to post notices when property taxes may increase in an upcoming budget. To meet mandatory notification deadlines, these notices may be posted before the budget is finalized. more
At this summer’s Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association of Texas conference, Whitehouse ISD Career Technical Education Director Leanne Jamison received the VATAT Area 6 Outstanding Administrator Award. “Mrs. Jamison was chosen as the recipient for her constant dedication toward our chapter and selfless actions to make sure our students receive every possibility out there,” said Charity Stocking- more
August is on the horizon and that prompts preparations for the start of school. In Whitehouse ISD that first day is Aug. 16 and that is not far away. In efforts to help many in the community, the Whitehouse Food Pantry (Philadelphia Blessing), is collecting several of the basic school supplies for distribution to their clients. more
Troup High School senior Colton Whitsell was asked to go to Texas Boys State by American Legion Post 418 of Troup. American Legion Boys State provides an outstanding educational program of government instruction for high school students. Students travel to Austin where they become a part of the operation of local, county and state government. It also emphasizes the importance of being a good citizen and how to be active in your community. more
All eleven 2016-2017 Whitehouse High School Veterinary Medical Application Practicum students received their verification that they have all passed their Certified Veterinary Assistants exam. Out of the 11, four students have completed their 300-hour clinical observation requirement and have their certification in hand, while seven have minimum hours left to complete in a clinic and will have their full certification at the end of the summer. more
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