Three Granbury students, a teacher, and
aide were recognized for their personal achievements by the Granbury Masonic
Lodge No. 392 during a presentation at the Granbury ISD school board meeting on
April 20, 2015.
Representing the Masonic Lodge, Gary
Merritt praised the five recipients of the Mirabeau B. Lamar
Award. Named for one of the presidents
of the Republic of Texas, the honor is bestowed on outstanding achievers
who have overcome personal difficulties or hardships as well as those who
accept the challenge to excel in helping make our communities, state, and
Honored were Granbury High School
students Ethan Gonzalez and Christian Loper, Baccus Elementary School student Lois
McKannan, Mambrino School special education teacher Gaylene Carpenter, and
Acton Middle School special education Debbie Myers.
Merritt praised each honoree for their
accomplishments, as he awarded each of them a certificate and medal.