Ennis Ford Perfect Drive
Ennis Daily News

Youth at the Helm

The youngest superintendent ever to have been elected in the Ennis schools, according to a report in the Daily Light, was 28 year old W.F. Howard who was elected for a three year term in 1937. His salary was $2,800 a year. He was a 1926 Ennis High graduate, received his bachelor’s degree in 1930 and was expecting his master’s degree from the University of Texas at the time of his election. He was a deacon for Tabernacle Baptist. Read this story and more in your Weekday edition of The Ennis News. Be informed, subscribe today!

Post to Twitter




Posted by on Dec 27 2017. Filed under About Ennis, History of Ennis. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Featured Links

    Search Archive

    Search by Date
    Search by Category
    Search with Google

    Photo Gallery

    Log in


    Copyright: All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of Ennis Daily News content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Ennis Daily News. Ennis Daily News and its logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Ellis County Newspapers, Inc.

    © Ellis County Newspapers, Inc. 2019