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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PERRIN – Those cooler temperatures can come right back. I know I’m not the only one who got spoiled, especially it being July.
Perrin 100th Homecoming School Reunion nears
The town of Perrin is gearing up for the city-wide celebration of Perrin Independent School District's 100th anniversary.
Of passings and the importance of VFDs
We received a total of 3 inches of much-needed rain last week.
Welcome soaking rains fall out Perrin way, fundraiser set
As of Wednesday morning, we have received about 3 inches of rain.
Fireworks, VBS and rain on the 10th?
It sounds like we’re in for some hot days in the next few weeks, but that’s not surprising, since we’re almost into July and it’s expected.
Summer nutrition and ‘100 Years of Perrin’
Wasn’t that rain nice? I think officially we got a little over 2 and one-half inches and we have a chance for more on Wednesday.
Computer woes, free eats & VBS
If anyone is contemplating purchasing a new computer, they need to contact me. I’ve had nothing but trouble with my new purchase.
Perrin ISD students win first place in ‘Battle of the Books’ contest
Congratulations to Perrin-Whitt for winning first place in the “Battle of the Books,” sponsored by Travis Elementary School Mineral Wells.
Perrin first-graders given free dental kits by local Masons
PERRIN—All first-graders at Perrin Elementary recently received free prevent tooth decay kits through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club. Nelson Parker, a member of Perrin Masonic Lodge, organized the effort.
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.
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