CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A western themed fundraiser had plenty of folks putting on their boots and britches at Incarnate Word Academy on Saturday. The event is called Angelfest and featured a barbeque dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment by The Deadbeats. Proceeds benefit the IWA athletic department.
Incarnate Word Academy, established in Corpus Christi in 1871, is owned and operated by the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament. IWA provides education to nearly 800 students throughout Corpus Christi and the surrounding communities. Classes are available for students starting at age three continuing through grade twelve.