85R23675 CJM-D
  By: Sanford H.R. No. 1533
         WHEREAS, Members of the Anna High School Beta Club
  distinguished themselves through their outstanding performance at
  the 57th Annual Texas Beta Club Convention, held in Frisco from
  February 24 to 25, 2017; and
         WHEREAS, The Anna High chapter of this national honor and
  service organization requires members to maintain a 3.0 GPA and
  complete at least 50 hours of community service each year; all
  participants are invited to attend the Texas Beta Club Convention,
  where students compete in a variety of academic, art, and speech
  contests; in recent years, the Anna Beta Club has been named a
  National Beta School of Distinction and selected as a Golden Key
  Award recipient; and
         WHEREAS, A number of Anna Beta Club members took top honors
  for their exceptional performances at the 2017 state convention,
  including Michelle Larriva, who won the Mixed Media art
  competition, and Devin O'Neal, who earned second place in the
  Creative Writing Division II contest; Pamela West placed third in
  the Sculpture category, and Beta Club president Juan Sanchez also
  garnered third-place honors for his entry in the Spanish Division
  II category; moreover, Madison Hemenway, Kaleigh Terry, Jillian
  Vargas, and Melanie Hunter captured third place in the Club Trading
  Pin contest, and Trenten Wilson, Haley Thornburg, and Riley
  Stockton came in third in the Fresh Look at Beta competition; and
         WHEREAS, With their fine showing at the Texas Beta Club
  Convention, members of the Anna Beta Club have brought credit to
  their school, and they may take justifiable pride in the talent and
  dedication they have demonstrated; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 85th Texas
  Legislature hereby recognize the Anna High School Beta Club for its
  success at the 2017 Texas Beta Club Convention and extend to all its
  members sincere best wishes for the future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for the club as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.