With the strawberry season at its height, more than 600 pickers are currently employed picking berries at the fields in Poteet, 28 miles south of San Antonio.
Two San Antonio school district elementary schools under construction will be named for deceased teachers, it was announced today. School No. 44, at Arizona and Barclay streets, will be named for Mrs. Esther Perez Carvajal, teacher of Spanish and supervisor in San Antonio schools for 34 years. Miss Ollie Perry Storm will be honored in the name of school No. 45, at Brady and Calaveras streets. She was an elementary schoolteacher and supervisor here for 32 years.
A special emergency City Council session at 5 p.m. Tuesday may go into executive session to discuss City Manager Henckel’s “attempts to prevent a Fiesta Week carnival from being held in the downtown area.”