NEWS RELEASE
GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Communications Department
14705 Woodforest Blvd., Houston, TX 77015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 29, 2010
CONTACT: Craig Eichhorn
(832) 386-1231
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com

Congressman Green honors North Shore Senior High School students

       U.S. Congressman Gene Green honored two North Shore Senior High School students during the “Salute a Recruit” ceremony held on the campus on Monday, Sept. 27.
       Congressman Green honored Laura Jackson who has enlisted with the U.S. Army, and Matthew Ramirez, who has enlisted with the U.S. Marines Corps.  Ken Wallace, principal, at North Shore Senior High School, presented both students with the red, white and blue military cords that are given to all students who enter the military.
      The mothers of both students were presented with the Blue Star Flag that is given to the immediate family members of individuals serving in the military.

Congressman Green

Shown (l-r) are: Sandra Ramirez, mother of Matthew Ramirez; Matthew Ramirez; U.S. Congressman Gene Green; Laura Jackson and Charlotte Jackson, Laura’s mother.