BANTA – The Banta Unified School District board of trustees recently welcomed a new member.
Derek Sundquist has stepped up to take over as the Interim Athletic Director at West High, replacing Stuart Hashimoto who was in charge for just under a year.
Maria L. Rodrigues, 85, Phyllis Lenahan, 70, Sharon Kelly, 61, Jason E. Garner, 50, Lillie Edwards, 76, Richard Nalls, 88, Linda Ruiz, 81, Barbara Temple, 73, Bertha “Bea” Culton, 95, Zacharey Davis Beamon, 33, Michael James Lopez, 39, Gabriela Dutra Mendes, 97, Asuncion Paule, 89
Rob Vizzolini, 77 of Patterson passed away on February 25, 2023.
Michael Robert Adam, 79 of Patterson passed away on March 7, 2023.
Frances Olague Ramirez, 66 of Patterson passed away on March 5, 2023.
A human smuggler led DPS Troopers on a high-speed vehicle pursuit on US-90 in Kinney County. The driver, from Dallas, first allowed five illegal immigrants to bail out and then continued to evade Troopers. He eventually bailed out into the brush before being apprehended. The driver is charge…