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Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 12:00am

Milani Rowsey, Dylanee McCarroll, Danni Dillard, and Taylor Harrison all received their high school diploma from Allen Schools last week. The Advocate wishes them the very best in the years to come.

Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 12:00am

The 16 annual Allen Academic Awards Program was held Thursday evening, May 12 . Following dinner in the cafeteria honoring the recipients and their parents, the awards were presented to high school and junior high students in the gymnasium.


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Allen Senior Addison Bailey is joined by her team as she signs her letter of intent further her academic and softball career at Kansas Weslyan University in Salina Kansas. Back row Maebrey Wallace, Macyee Davis, Kaylee Davis, Ava Laden, Stoney Cully, Alexis Slabaugh, Brooke Sanders, Lily Matthews, Coach Kevin Slabaugh. Front Addison Bailey and Taylor Harrison.


Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 12:00am

People that don’t regularly read this column may not realize that the famous movie star, Cheeta is dead. His best friend and caregiver hauled this 140-pound dead Chimp around on a cart so the other primates he lived with could say goodbye. Cheeta spent his last years at a roadside celebrity zoo near Tarpon Springs, Florida. Cheeta was later cremated, and his remains placed in an attractive burial box for his funeral. Over 60 people attended the old Tarzan movie chimps’ funeral. Cheeta was 80 years old.

Thursday, May 19, 2022 - 12:00am

Credit for these little goodies goes to my No. 1 correspondent, Al Wilburn. But I detected a huge number of instances that are probably common to us all. Enjoy!