Juniors host ‘Forever Young’ prom near Hawkins

Rayla Jones, staff writer

April 15, 2011

Filed under Top Stories

   “Forever Young,” the 90th prom is 7p.m.- 12 midnight, Saturday April 30, at the Allaso Ranch, in Hawkins.    Juniors and seniors who have paid class dues go to the office to purchase a prom ticket. Otherwise, a pr...

Men’s golf places second at district tournament

Harry El-Hallaoui, staff writer

April 15, 2011

Filed under Sports

      The men’s golf team placed second in the district 18AA golf tournament and will advance to the regional tournament on April 18-19.       “I was very confident for us holding on and keeping up with the Quitman Bull...

Newspaper wins awards at ILPC

April 13, 2011

Filed under Top Stories

     The Jacket Buzz won six awards at the Interscholastic League Press Conference convention in Austin. It has moved to an online publication.      K.C. Davis placed second with an entertainment feature about Grease; Sa...

Jackson plays in East Texas All-Star game

Brianne Phillips, staff writer

April 6, 2011

Filed under Sports

Senior Le’Aundra Jackson was the first person from MHS to be nominated to play in the Azalea Orthopedics East Texas All-Star Game. "I was honored to be accepted. I couldn’t wait to play,” Jackson said.   There we...

256 enter local stock show

Garrett Woods, staff writer

April 6, 2011

Filed under Top Stories

  Blake Madewell of the Commerce FFA won grand champion steer at the Mineola Junior Livestock Show. There were 256 entries from 39 FFA chapters and eight 4H clubs at the Lester Cole Show Arena. The pleasant weather brought a l...

Science students to travel to Nacogdoches

Neal Warnick, staff writer

April 5, 2011

Filed under News

   Leaving school at 6:58 a.m., Friday, May 13, students will travel to Stephen F. Austin State University to take a 100-question biology test. The students will return at 4:58 p.m. the same day.   In order to attend, a...

Whitney predicts UConn win

Blake Whitney, staff writer

April 4, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Sports

  The college basketball season is coming to an end as the two best teams, Butler and UCONN, will play in the NCAA Tournament Championship game at 8:23 p.m. on Monday, April 4.  To get to the big game Butler defeated VCU 70-62...

OAP advances to area April 9

April 1, 2011

Filed under Top Stories

The One-Act Play cast advances to the area competition Saturday, April 9 in Mt. Vernon. Act I & Co. presented Glory Days.   “I am very proud to say that we were chosen as the advancing play, along with Quitman,” director...

UIL team competes in Commerce

April 1, 2011

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Freshman Pamela Sugumar won first place in spelling, sophomore Katie Cosby won third place in ready writing, junior Marko Santoy placed third in computer applications and senior Hunter Haston placed second in headline writing t...