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By Ashley Parkinson
The Record-Times 

FBLA organizes Old Town Hall


Last updated 3/30/2023 at 8:47am

Courtesy Terri King

The high school FBLA members helped organize Old Town Hall over their Martin Luther King and President's day holidays. They have been working on this project since 2021. Left to right: Destiny Wiles, Reegan Carstensen, Yvette DeVore, Ashlyn Neilsen, Grace Nelson, Melloney Deife, Gage Starkel, Bo Walter, Casen Watson, Jared Valverde, Troy Hardung and Collin Martin.

ODESSA - FBLA members spent Martin Luther King Day and President's Day putting their organizational skills to work.

They were tasked with sorting, boxing and shelving thousands of town records dating back to 1907.

Students cleared the old library and all records are now organized by year and stored on new shelves members built.

Interesting finds included handwritten courthouse records issuing fines of $1.40 for disturbing the peace.

The FBLA group started this project in the summer of 2021.

While one group worked upstairs, another completely emptied a storage room, built new shelves and...

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