Breaking News: Fire Damages New Highlands Junior School

A fire in the new Highlands Junior School on Wallisville Road was contained to the Choir Room, according to authorities. The fire occured Saturday evening, March 29 at about 11:45 pm. The Harris County Fire Marshal has been asked to investigate, because multiple ignition points indicated possible arson. Authorities said that money from a choir fund was missing, indicating that robbery might be the possible motive. As of Monday, March 31 school was being held in other parts of the building while the investigation and rebuilding continued in the choir and fine arts areas.