Honored in 2007: Mr. Filgo served as the head director of bands for the Midway Independent School District. During his 22 years with MISD, Filgo taught every group of band students from the beginners through middle school and high school. The band program flourished under his leadership, growing from 60 students his first year to over 500 students when he retired. Filgo led the Midway High School band to numerous awards including winning the highest rating, Division I, at UIL competitions eight years in a row. Mr. Filgo passed away in 2011.