A resolution to permanently close a portion of a county road in the Tubbs Addition will highlight a routine meeting of Howard County Commissioners Court at 10 a.m. Monday.
The road dead-ends in front of two homes and both owners have petitioned the county to close the road to through traffic.
â€śit's pretty simple, really,â€ť county Judge Mark barr said. â€śBoth property owners are in agreement over this. All it takes is a resolution.â€ť
Also Monday, commissioners will hear a report from Sheriff Stan Parker on the ethnic profile of county jail prisoners during 2012.
FORSAN â€”School trustees here are expected to join the majority of Texas school districts in suspending a controversial grading rule when they hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in the administration wing board room.
The board will consider a resolution suspending the â€ś15 percent rule.â€ť Under the rule, a student's score on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) end of course exams would account for 15 percent of the student's final grade in each tested subject area.