E-T Staff Report

The Bluff Dale School celebrated Texas Independence Day Wednesday by giving a toast to Texas at 2 p.m., the time the Texas Declaration of Independence was signed in 1836. Leading the toast were the 7th grade and Erath County Historical Chairman, Cathey Hartmann, who reminded students of the 175th anniversary of that historic day at Washington on the Brazos when the Republic of Texas was born.

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