The Sweeny ISD Board of Trustees approved incentive pay for district staff, approved pay adjustments for computer technicians and cafeteria managers and scheduled a budget meeting for two weeks out, during their regular meeting Tuesday.
There are 16 Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum locations across the United States, altogether containing a collection of more than 1 million original manuscripts covering a variety of subject matter. The newest location is planned to open in about a month right in Alvin.
With the start of the new school year just around the corner, there’s no telling how the COVID-19 case numbers might be affected across the county, but the county does not have the authority to make decisions for local school districts, who are making good preparations, County Judge Matt Sebesta said.
Brazoria County officials reported 94 new positive COVID-19 tests on Monday, and 26 recoveries — a number that County Judge Matt Sebesta thought was low. No deaths were reported Monday, which is good, he said.