Thumbs up to Paul Henderson, who died this week of an apparent heart attack, for all the outstanding work he did in his 28 years at Stephenville Junior High School.

Thumbs up from CASA for the Cross Timbers Area, Inc. to the Morgan Mill 5th-8th graders who chose CASA as the recipient of the profits they earned from their October eleven-man football game against Stephenville. The game ended in a 0-0 tie. Coach Scott Wells and the Morgan Mill youth presented the $400 check to Lore Dietrich, a local CASA volunteer. You are all winners in our book.