September 19, 2017

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...]

Publicity and Chapter Awards are Due in April

PUBLICITY AWARDS: Chapters must use the DRT Publicity Report form to submit their information. Original newspaper articles must be submitted with the Publicity Report Forms.  The newspaper articles should include the date of the newspaper, name of the newspaper, and page number.  Emailed articles will not be accepted as scanning can change the size of the original article.  Use as many Publicity … [Read more...]

Future of the French Legation

DRT President General Betty Edwards issued a statement regarding SB 2005/HB 3810 concerning the Future of the French Legation. For complete information see the following PDF. … [Read more...]

San Jacinto – The Victory That Gave Us Texas

The annual San Jacinto Symposium will be held Saturday, April 8,2017, from 9AM to 4 PM at the hallowed battleground. Featured scholars and presenters are J.P. Bryan, Greg J. Dimmick, Stephen R. Harden, and Laura McLemore. Click here for complete information and registration form. … [Read more...]