Winter Sports

With the fall sports coming to an end, winter sports are ready to start. Monday, November 17 is the first day of practices for the winter season. Best of luck to all the winter athletes!

National Metal Day

National Metal Day is held on November 11 every year since October 24, 2011. VH1 Classics started this tradition all because of a scene in the meta movie “Spinal Tap.” This day is held to salute all hardcore heavy metal head bangers! On VH! Classics this is the time of the year where they play…

It’s not all about John and his Candy Bars

What is the first thing you think of when you hear the word diabetes? Is it a very obese person sitting on the coach vegging away life? Is it a cliche joke about John and his candy bars? Or is it something so much more? What probably didn’t come to your mind is the little…

The 87th National FFA Convention Results

Those who attended the 87th National FFA Convention have been getting back into the routine of school. On October 27, FFA set off on a 14 and a half hour bus ride to Louisville, Kentucky, arriving at the hotel at 10:30 p.m. Students participating in the Novice Parliamentary Procedure Team prepared for their competition the next…

The Second Life for Shoeboxes

On Sunday, November 10th, SOS met at Sam Loy’s house to fill shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child is an organization that gives shoeboxes fill with some necessities that a child would need. The group members worked for two hours to fill eightteen shoeboxes for the organization. The items that were not used…

Interview

Interview of Grant Carlton  about being an FFA state officer. Q. What challenges did you face in the process of becoming a state officer? A. “Being in school and trying to work on my school work and on my speeches at the same time.” Q. What made you want to become a state officer? A….

FFA Nationals

Greenwood FFA, along with all the other chapters in United States meet in Louisville Kentucky for the 87th annual National Convention. National Convention is a time when FFA members come together and fellowship amongst one another. They also come to compete in a wide variety of competitions. Greenwood in particular has teams here competing in Parlipro,…