Members of the Port Aransas Independent School District Board of Trustees pose with framed certificates that Superintendent Billy Wiggins presented to them at a board meeting on Thursday, Jan. 18. Trustees also enjoyed a chocolate cake before the meeting got underway. Gov. Rick Perry has proclaimed January School Board Appreciation Month. From left: Margaret Price, Ken Dunton, Ann Appling, Bob Smith, Chuck Borders, Lorraine Stern and Rick Adams.