Happy Earth Day! Texas Parks and Wildlife has shared some Earth Day educational activities for students. See here: https://tpwd.texas.gov/publications/pwdpubs/media/pwd_lf_k0700_1672_01_10.pdf
State Representative Gary VanDeaver was elected in 2014 to represent Texas House District 1. District 1 includes all of Bowie, Franklin, Lamar, and Red River Counties. Gary is a member of the Public Education Committee and the Appropriations Committee, which is charged with the important responsibility of writing the state budget. Prior to his election to the Texas House, Gary was a 33-year rural educator, serving most recently as Superintendent of New Boston Independent School District, in Bowie County.