Mark Crotty is the new head of school for St. John’s Episcopal School, beginning July 1. Crotty served for 20 years at Greenhill School and for seven years at the Episcopal School of Acadiana before that. He chaired the Board of St. Christopher’s Montessori School in Dallas, where his daughter and son attended. He and his family are members of St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, where his wife, Sallie, is a vestry member and he has taught in the Christian education program.

J.L. Long Middle School’s seventh grade girls’ basketball team recently clinched the DISD District 2 co-championship with its 24-2 victory over Hood Middle School


THE GREATER LAKEWOOD REPUBLICAN WOMEN’S GROUP (formerly Westlake Republican Women) is looking  for new members. Their next meeting is March 22 at 6:30 p.m. at Commonwealth Title, 6465 E. Mockingbird Ln. Guests are welcome. For more information, contact Kelly Nolan at (214) 728-7301 or

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