Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 01/28/2015 - 5:00am
Twenty-six Texas A&M Regents’ Scholars visited Bertram Elementary on Jan. 16. They are partnered with Bertram fourth graders and exchange letters and visits each year. The Aggies and fourth graders had a fun-filled day with relay races, team-building activities, lunch and a walk to the train depot and the Pinky Wilson statue, where the A&M students sang the Aggie War hymn.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 12/24/2014 - 5:00am
Bertram Elementary third grade students, under the direction of teacher Amber Jones, presented “Christmas at the O.K. Corral” on Tuesday, Dec. 16. The crowd was thrilled by this “rootin’, tootin’ holiday musical.” The program included songs, skits and square dancing, and the children pulled off a flawless production.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 10:53am
Chloe Robertson, 3, and Ellie Barnes, 9, from Bertram, enjoyed meeting Santa Claus Saturday, Nov. 29, at Bertram’s Old Tyme Christmas event. Bertram resident Chuck Guthrie has been helping out for a couple of years with duties as the Jolly Old Elf.
Submitted by News Staff on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:01am
Bertram Thrift Store volunteers pose with some of their new Christmas decorations for sale. Connie Kaiser (third from right) is the store’s new manager, who wishes to announce that the shop will be closed Nov. 27-28 for the Thanksgiving holidays, but will be open from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Nov. 29.