Veronica Richardson Awarded "Best Drum Major"
Lexington High School student, Veronica Richardson was awarded "Best Drum Major" in the Class 2A band competition, held at the 35th Annual Buccaneer Marching Band Festival. The event took place at Blinn College in Brenham on Saturday, October 3. This being Veronica's first year as LHS drum major, she stated that she was very surprised and happy when she heard the news. Veronica attended a Drum Major camp this past summer at Texas State University in San Marcos, where she learned the techniques and what it takes to be a leader of a great band. Lexington's High School band will be practicing hard and getting ready for UIL Regional Marching contest on October 17, 2009 in Georgetown. Veronica's proud parents are Phil (the singing deacon) and Gloria Richardson.