With graduation time fast approaching, the small area schools surrounding Lamesa are now finalizing plans that have been in a state of uncertainty due to ever-changing state regulations and guidelines related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Anna Jung is the valedictorian and Maillee Weaver is the salutatorian of the Klondike High School Class of 2020, according to school officials.
Cody Staggs is the valedictorian of this year’s graduating class at Sands High School in Ackerly.
The following were among the many calls received recently by the Lamesa Police Department:
Decisions on graduation and a plan for all school employees to start returning to on-site work are expected to be made when the Lamesa school board holds a special meeting Monday evening.
Directors of the Mesa Underground Water Conservation District are scheduled to consider two dozen requests for well permits during their regular meeting this coming Wednesday.
Members of the Dawson County Commissioners Court are scheduled for a special called meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the county courtroom at the courthouse.
Personnel action and reports are among the items on the agenda for the Klondike school board’s regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the school cafeteria.
Lamesa’s economic development boards have a fairly light agenda for their regular joint meeting Monday evening.
A number of students from Lamesa and the surrounding area were among the 1,300 students at South Plains College congratulates who received their academic degree or certificate on May 8.