Archives for July 2011

Educators preparing for transition from TAKS to STAAR in 2012

Every year, Liberty Hill Curriculum Director Claudeane Braun sits down in a quiet office with a few sharp pencils, an eraser, and a copy of the current versions of math benchmark tests. As a former elementary school teachers, she takes her time and works her way through the questions. She said she has noticed that […]

McLeod will resign Council seat to take City job

City Manager Manuel DeLaRosa confirmed Wednesday that Liberty Hill Water Supply Corp. General Manager Wendell McLeod has accepted the terms of an employment agreement with the City and will become its Water Utility Operator effective upon McLeod’s resignation from the City Council. DeLaRosa told The Independent on Wednesday that he anticipated receiving McLeod’s letter of […]

International news groups make connection to Liberty Hill

With more than 700 journalists working worldwide in 21 countries and broadcasting in 28 languages, the Google alerts of Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty are constantly notifying the news organizations where they are get-ting secondary news coverage. Someone in the agency’s Washington D.C. international headquarters forwarded an internet hit that included the Radio Free […]