Eastland Police Chief Funderburgh To Retire

Eastland Police Chief Funderburgh To Retire

“We all knew it was going to happen someday,” said Eastland City Manager Ron Holliday, “but that didn’t make it any more pleasant when the day finally rolled around.” Holliday was referencing the impending retirement of Eastland Police Chief Cecil Funderburgh who announced this week that August 31 will be his last day on the […]

Higher Standards Result In Fewer Exemplary Schools

AUSTIN- The Texas Education Agency today released accountability ratings for 8,526 public schools and 1,228 districts.  The ratings are based on high school completion rates, dropout rates and passing rates on the state test, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS). Increasing standards and the elimination of the Texas Projection Measure (TPM) resulted in […]

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