EAGLE PASS - Eagle Pass Independent School District and City officials, EPHS faculty staff, students and parents celebrated the grand opening of the new, state-of-the-art EPHS field house Thursday morning.
With a cost of $2.1 Million, the indoor sports building, named "Eagle Field House"
, will have team rooms, coaches offices, a weight-lifting area, and other amenities.
The ribbon-cutting ceremony was held outside the building, in the presence of the EPHS Mighty Eagle Band, the EPHS Football Team, Cheerleaders, JROTC, and other student athletes.
School Board President, Lupita Fuentes, said the new arena will serve to promote sports and a healthy lifestyle free of drugs, gangs, violence, and bullying.
C.C. Winn High School will hold a ceremony Friday morning to present their own new field house facility.