by Coy Holcombe.
Congratulations to the varsity volleyball team on a sweep against Teague last night. The Lady Bulldogs are now 5-0 in district and have their final game of the first half of district play this Friday against Leon. The game will be played in Eustace and is set to start at 4:30. There will be no admission costs for this game. Instead, donations will be accepted for the fight against breast cancer.
Congratulations also go out to the FFA members that placed in the East Texas State Fair. Below is a summary of how our students did:
1st place Brahman heifer – Billy Crocker
1st place Brahman heifer – Lane Smith (8th grade)
3rd place Simmental heifer – Mallory Mobly
4th place Brahman heifer – Ethan Grimes
5th place out of 14 teams in the Plant Identification contest – Al Shewmaker, James York, Dillon Gragsone, Kristen Wilson
Showmanship winners – Mallory Mobly & Billy Crocker
From Mandy Rolison, HS Student Council Sponsor:
EHS Student Council would like to invite and encourage you to participate in the MADD Family Fun Walk on October 9th, 2010 in Gun Barrel City. Mother’s Against Drunk Driving is on a mission to help eliminate and bring awareness to the problem of drunk driving in our community. Please see attachments for a flyer and where/how to register. Also, Ride Like MADD is a memorial run scheduled same day and place if you would rather run!
The attachments are included at the top of this post.