Torres Elementary school wins $25,000 from recycling competition
June 7, 2014 at 1:07 a.m.
Updated June 8, 2014 at 1:08 a.m.
Torres Elementary School was awarded the grand prize, $25,000, as part of the National PepsiCo Recycling Rally competition.
Art teacher Kecia Garcia led the student recycling team.
Representatives from PepsiCo attended a ceremonial event at the VISD Fine Arts Center to congratulate the team.
Victoria Mayor Paul Polasek and state Rep. Geanie Morrison, R-District 30, also spoke at the event.