LA JOYA, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — Don't be confused if you can't find Coyote Drive anymore in La Joya because now it has been renamed College Avenue by the school district.
La Joya ISD is renaming the street to reinforce the district's commitment to higher education. On the newly named street, three schools, where students can earn both a diploma and associates degrees.
South Texas College President Dr. Shirley Reed commented, "What a strong statement to the community that you come down College Drive, you start at La Joya ISD and then you go anywhere you want to college. It certainly speaks for their commitment to really live by the words they are saying."