Aldine ISD’s 5 varsity football programs begin their season over Labor Day weekend.

Thorne Stadium will celebrate its 40th year as the home for Aldine ISD football on Saturday, Sept. 14 during the MacArthur-Bellaire football game.

The former voice of Thorne Stadium, Bob Allen, will return to co-announce the game to recognize the 40 years Thorne Stadium has been the site for Aldine ISD football and soccer games.

Kickoff is set for 6 p.m.