In honor of the Mineola 3A Division 1 State Football Championship Title in December 2016, the Mineola Post Office released a commemorative stamp today at 10 a.m. at the school Administration Building.
The stamp will be available in limited quantity at the Mineola Post office beginning today. The event is commemorated with the Yellowjacket logo.
The 2016 Mineola High School Yellowjacket Football Team earned the state championship title on Dec. 15, 2016 with a 35-14 win over the Yoakum Bulldogs. This is the first football championship title for Mineola in the 102-year history of the district’s athletics program.
A press conference was held and was attended by Randall Joines, manager post office operations; Mark Page, Mineola postmaster and Carlist Brinkley, Mineola supervisor and MISD School Board member.