GEAR UP rally

Motivational speaker Aric Bostick used music, huge television screens, interactive student interviews and even a super soaker to get the attention of more than 2,000 eighth- and ninth-graders Wednesday during a Gear Up Prep Rally at the Bell County Expo Center. Students from Killeen, Lampasas, Temple and other districts in the southern portion of the Region 12 Education Service Center took part in the event, which urged setting positive goals and completing education beyond high school.

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