Some Aledo ISD families are hoping to bring their community together this week to build unity just a year after two students were targeted after receiving slave auction social media messages.
Aledo Middle School is closed Thursday because of a fire that cause a lot of smoke damage in the school's new fine arts area.
An Aledo father is sharing his story about his mission to save his daughter who was dealing with serious kidney issues two years ago.
Aledo ISD’s superintendent announced an action plan to combat racism in the district. The announcement came as Aledo ISD police investigate another racist incident. Someone left ‘slave sale’ flyers near school campuses.
The incident happened on Snapchat and involved some students discussing how much they would pay to buy their Black classmates. The mock slave auction and the district’s response to it has ignited a firestorm in the town.
FOX4 obtained Aledo ISD's initial response to the racist social media posts -- what some parents complained was a ‘softball approach.’