Heading into the final minutes of Thursday night’s game, the Allen Mustangs were behind in points, and faced losing to the Stroud Tigers, but averted disaster with solid offense and defense.
Red Ribbon Week, which is celebrated annually October 23-31, is the nation’s oldest and largest drug prevention awareness program. According to the United States DEA, Red Ribbon Week is the nation’s largest and longest-running drug awareness and prevention program.
The Calvin Bulldogs Cross Country team brought home the team championship at the North Rock Creek XC meet on October 16th. Every team member finished in the top runners group bringing home a medal. The team is currently ranked #2 in the State in Class B for cross country. When asked about the success of his team, Coach Florie stated, “It’s all them. They work hard and push themselves every day.”
Sometimes being a little senile pays off . . .
The North wind was about as strong as you can imagine on a bright January day, long ago on a hilltop called Highland Cemetery South of Stonewall. My wife’s Uncle Jack had died the week before and he wanted to be buried there in Stonewall. So here we all were. I had never met or seen this uncle before, but I noted he looked very respectable in his casket dressed in a fine cowboy suit.