July 26, 2017

New! New! New!

New items on the website! Remember the District History Trunks that each DRT District received from the Alamo Educational Department? These are maintained by the District Representatives to be loaned to chapters for historical education. Many of them have lost the original manual that came with the trunks. This manual, along with a listing of contents, (just in case you need to … [Read more...]

Board of Management for 2017 – 2019

The new BOM for the Daughters was installed at the May Convention. New officers include: Barbara Stevens, President General; Carolyn Raney, President General Elect; Claire Haynes, Chaplain General; Anita Cooper, Recording Secretary General; Ellen McCaffrey, Treasurer General; Glenda Wise, Registrar General; John Ellen Becker, Custodian General; Melissa Goodrich, Executive Secretary … [Read more...]

Chapter Awards

Submitted award forms may be sent electronically to: cretasue@gmail.com or awardschair@drtinfo.org, or mail forms to: Lacreta Watson PO Box 20172 Amarillo, TX 79114. Submission Deadline for Chapter Awards is April 22, 2017. Chapter Awards Forms include Achievement, Attendance, Texas History, and Membership/President General’s Project/Volunteer Hours/Six Star Chapter. Highest possible score … [Read more...]

2017 History Teacher Awards and the Student Essay Contest Winners

The winners of the 2017 History Teacher Awards and the Student Essay contest winners have been announced.. These awards will be presented at the 2017 Convention Historical Dinner in Dallas in May. The essay winners are: “Sam Houston: Hero of Texas" by Lauren Mitchell, 4th grade, Fort Worth Christian School "Samuel Maverick" by Summer Sandy, 7th grade, Eastwood Middle School, El Paso The … [Read more...]