NHS Banquet and Baseball

The annual National Honor Society Banquet was held last night at the First Baptist Church. During the banquet, new members were inducted, the junior members received their NHS patches and the seniors received their NHS collars. A number of special awards were also presented by NHS sponsor, Diane Chambers.

The 2011-2012 officers started ceremony by describing the characteristics expected of NHS members. This year’s officers were:

Kara Zimmerer – President
Allison Bradbury – Vice President
Halie Northcutt – Secretary
Jasmine Sanchez – Treasurer

 Senior Members

Natalie Bonner                       Hallie Northcutt
Allison Bradbury                     Taylor Patrick
Amber Cowan                         Megan Renteria
Monica Faz                         Jasmine Sanchez
Timothy Gassman                     Cali Smith
Catania Grant                        Shelby Stegent
Amber Henderson                     Kaitlyn White    
Hanna Kelley*                        Michael Yates
Lauren McKenzie                     Kara Zimmerer
Randall Roberts

Congratulations to the seniors for their hard work, dedication, and leadership at EHS.

Junior Members

John Bradburn*                        Chelsea Oldham
Casey Bramblitt*                     Dakota Parent
Nathan Cason                         Kyle Purselley*
Alexis Cravey*                        Trey Russell
Mallory Keeling*                     Kourtney Stine
Gavin Kirkhart                        Josh Vance

Sophomore Members

Wally Baker*
Hope Rodriguez*
Sydney Willard*

* New Members

In order to be considered for NHS, a student must be committed to leadership, character and service. In addition, all members must maintain an 85 or higher cumulative average and be classified as a sophomore, junior or senior.

Following the presentations, the officers for the 2012-2013 school year were announced. They include:

Josh Vance – President
Kourtney Stine – Vice President
Chelsea Oldham – Secretary
Trey Russell – Treasurer

The NHS Faculty Council includes:

Phyllis Bice
Jeff Brown
Lisa Bynum
Vikki GoDair
Gwen Orr
Chuck Powers
Mandy Rolison

Thanks to Diane Chambers for organizing last night’s banquet. I would like to extend a special thank you to all the parents, relatives, school board members, faculty members and friends that were in attendance to honor these students.


The Bulldog baseball team will be in action this evening against Mildred. The game tonight will be the second game in the best of three series for the bi-district championship. The Bulldogs lost the first game last night 6-3. Tonight’s game will be played in Eustace and will start at 7:30.

I hope everyone has a great weekend!


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