Posted Date: 01/14/2019
It’s Cool to be a Chicken at Hempstead Elementary
Congratulations to the Hempstead Elementary District Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo School Art Program winners.
In January each year, schools across the state participate in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo School Art Porgram. The artwork in divided into three categories: elementary, junior high and high school.
Best of Show, Gold Medal and Special Merit awards are selected in each category.
Alonso Coronado won Best of Show for his colored drawing “The Chicken Dance.”
Kacey Carrol was the Gold Medal recipient for his colored drawing, “Texas Chicken.”
Coronado and Carrol’s drawings will be on display in the Hayloft Gallery at NRG Center during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo which runs from February 25 – March 17, 2019.
For more information on the School Art Porgram, visit the Rodeo Houston website.
May 22 through May 26 is Internatioanl Trade Awareness Week to encourage Texas businesses to engage effectively in the promotion and development of international trade.
Thank you to all those who serve and/or have served our country in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines and National Guard as well as the contributions of their families.