By Kay Mealio
PERRIN – Perrin First Baptist Church will host a community-wide dinner on Sunday, Nov. 18, beginning at 6 p.m. The church also wanted everyone know that the church office will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from noon Wednesday through Friday.
Our sympathy goes to the family of Betty Snow who passed away Nov. 9. Her funeral was Monday at the Church of Christ building in Perrin. She has always been a special part the church family at the Perrin congregation. She had been in ill health for several years.
Story time at the Perrin school library 10-10:45 a.m. Dec. 12.
All preschool aged students are welcome.
Elementary grades pre-K through second grade will have their annual Thanksgiving feasts on Tuesday at 11 a.m.
Perrin-Whitt CISD will observe the Thanksgiving holidays closing Wednesday through Friday.
PWCISD will hold a public meeting in combination with the school board meeting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the PWCISD board room. The purpose of the public meeting is to distribute a financial management report that explains the district’s performance under each of the 20 indicators and the district’s rating on School FIRST (Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas). Interested district stakeholders are encouraged to attend.
Gifted/talented referrals are now being accepted for the 2012-13 school year. Referral forms are available in the elementary and high school offices. Completed forms need to be returned to Mrs. Amye Eudy or to the offices by Nov 30. Testing will begin in December and qualified GT students will receive GT services beginning in January.
The boys and girls basketball teams play at home against Forestburg on Monday with the games beginning at 4:30 p.m.
Thought for the week: the worst possible moment for an atheist is when he feels grateful and has no one to thank.
By Kay Mealio
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Graham: many proud family members
Graham Dennis Stowell was born April 9 at 7:54 a.m. at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lonetree, Colo. Graham weighed 5 lbs. 11 oz. and was 18.5” long. His parents are Dennis and Sherri-Jo (Keener) Stowell of Aurora, Colo. Sherri-Jo is originally from Perrin.
Out and about in Perrin
For the third year in a row, Jake Hall has advanced to the State UIL meet.
Reunions, trips, golf & a 100-year school anniversary
There was a Howard and Mary (Nash) Johnson family reunion held at the Sparks Spring Fellowship hall.
Sadness and smiles in Perrin
Claude Renfro, 83, of Weatherford passed away Thursday, April 11. The service was last Monday at Bluebonnet Hills.
Perrin ready for Easter, spring clean up, food collections and break
It’s time to lose an hour of sleep; on Sunday, Daylight Saving Time begins, so turn your clocks forward one hour Saturday night, or you’ll be late for Sunday services.
Out and About in Perrin
The Senior Driver Safety class will be held on Thursday, March 7, at the Jacksboro Senior Citizens building in Jacksboro. The class will begin at 8 a.m. and go until noon. To enroll or for more information, call Doris King at (940) 567-5431.
Out & About in Perrin
Congratulations to Jack County Spelling Bee winner Kent Withaeger. Kent is in sixth grade at Perrin-Whitt Elementary. He won the Jack County spelling bee on Wednesday, Feb. 13, by spelling the word “pretzel.” Kent will represent Jack County on March 20 at the Regional Spelling Bee, held at Texas Christian University.
Perrin students busy with sports, Destination ImagiNation and more
Perrin-Whitt Consolidated ISD will have six teams competing in the Trinity Valley North Central Regional DI Tournament on March 2 at Marcus High School, in Flower Mound, Texas.
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The varsity basketball girls will be going on to the playoffs. I’m not sure when or where they will be playing. Their final regular game will be Tuesday, at Poolville. The boy’s varsity will play their last game Feb. 8 at Ranger.
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