The Athens Review
Athens — Athens ISD marked the 100th day of school in style Wednesday. It was a big event, with strong participation from parents and the community and punctuated by the landing of an emergency helicopter from East Texas Medical Center (seen at right). Below, Terilyn Kirksey (top right) is seen with children (left to right) Emma Kirksey, Slade Upchurch and Jack Kirksey. During the event, children and school workers honored those who serve, including health care workers, church leaders, firefighters, police officers and others.