Epps, White win first place at state competition

April 5, 2012

Filed under Top Stories

Seniors Andrew Epps and Kaysey White won first place and $150 at the state Junior Historian convention in Arlington. The team won the senior division exhibit category. The two researched the founding and naming of Mineola and...

Local stock show April 7

April 5, 2012

Filed under News

The Mineola livestock show will be Saturday, April 7 at the ag barn. Admission is free and the judging will begin at 10 a.m. The livestock show has been a tradition for over 50 years. It is put together by Mineola FFA alumni,...

Junior girls to compete for Miss Mineola

Sophia Heard, staff writer

April 5, 2012

Filed under News

The annual Miss Mineola pageant will be held at the Mineola Civic Center June 16. Contestants in the Mineola pageant are K’leigh Rhodes, Alyssa Finley, Maddie Wise and Winter Wilson.  Students interested in the pageant were...

Yearbook sales end April 13

Brittney Johnson, staff writer

April 5, 2012

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Yearbook sales end April 13. Students may purchase one at www.smart-pay.com or may go to Room 5. Forms are available in the office. Yearbooks are $50....

Jazz band wins rating, musician awards

Caleb Witt, staff writer

April 5, 2012

Filed under A&E, News

  The jazz band won an Excellent rating at the Collin County Jazz Fest on March 31. Three students earned an Outstanding Musician Award. The students were Calli Mize, Caleb Witt, and K’leigh Rhodes.    Following the festival,...

OAP advances to area competition

Sydney Cox, staff writer

April 5, 2012

Filed under A&E

   Act I & Co. advances to the Area competition on April 14. The cast of Ruby's Story already won the Zone contest in Mt. Vernon.    Winners at district were Kaylee Willingham, outstanding crew; Sydney Cox, Jill Brand...

Baseball faces AG Panthers Thursday

Rikkilyn Hass, staff writer

April 5, 2012

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

   Varsity baseball has a 14-1 record with seven games left.    “We’re playing much better than last year. Grand Saline will be our biggest challenge, if we play as well as we did at the beginning of the season we’ll...