NEWS RELEASE
Galena
Park Independent School District
14705 Woodforest Blvd. w Houston, Texas 77015 w (832) 386-1230
Staci Stanfield w Director of Communications
sstanfield@galenaparkisd.com
 


October 15, 2002

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

A PENNY GOES A LONG WAY. Priscilla Lyles, NSHS nurse, visited with Glenn Dromgoole, author, at North Shore High School where he signed books and talked with teachers and staff members. Dromgoole wrote Power of the Penny. Administrators at North Shore High read the book, which emphasizes that every person has the power to make the world a better place. School administrators developed the Power of the Penny award, which is presented to those who assist the students and staff at North Shore High in a unique way. Dromgoole plans to encourage other schools across Texas to implement the award.