November crafts and more

Looking for crafts to make for fall to decorate your home this year? Here are some simple DIY (Do-It-Yourself) projects that only take a few minutes to make. A plus is that some of these projects can be slightly altered to make great Christmas and winter decorations too! Painted Mason Jars Items needed: 4 mason…

Where is the dotted line to sign?

  November 11 is a big date for prospective college athletes. It is the day that these student athletes can finally sign to announce that they are playing at the school that has been out recruiting  them. At Greenwood, we had two individuals signing to continue their field hockey careers. These individuals were Greenwood field hockey…

Grow, ignite, go all out, and amplify

Amplify: Boost Your Impact was the theme for this year’s National FFA Convention, held October 28-31 for the last time in Louisville, Kentucky. Throughout the week, a record breaking 65, 173 members from all 50 states and Puerto Rico gathered for a week of friendly competition, interactive exhibits, and inspirational messages from our National FFA…

Ready, set, serve

On November 10, Greenwood FFA traveled to Juniata High School for the Juniata Volleyball Tournament. Greenwood FFA had 5 teams and two members on an EJ team. Greenwood FFA had a great run but a Juniata team won the tournament. The EJ-Greenwood team, however, got 2nd place, beating out all of the other Greenwood teams….

Giving back: The NFL way

Our veterans serve our blessed countries in many ways. Whether it be on the front lines or advancing in technology and strategy, we know our military is the reason we can sleep sound at night. When these veterans retire from the military, it is our responsibility as citizens to help give back. We can do…

A year of service

By: Libby Baker-Mikesell On Saturday, October 31 at 3:30 p.m., over 600,000 FFA members from across all 50 states waited anxiously for the announcement they have been waiting for all week: Who would represent the National FFA Organization for the year of 2015-2016? The week leading up to the announcement was full of interviews, mock…

Pumpkin spice latte milkshake!

Leggings, fallen leaves, lattes, pumpkin everything- indicators that fall is here. White girls are of plenty here at Greenwood and if you are reading this and feeling like I’m talking to you, then boy do I have a recipe for you. Pumpkin Spice Latte Milkshake! Make this milkshake, turn on a movie and get cozy….

Favorite halloween candy poll

Halloween has come and gone, with lots of candy for kids of all ages. The youngsters have received many different types of candy such as Snickers, Kitkats and Reeses. Everyone has their favorite type of candy, but the question remains, which type of candy is the most popular? So I’ve decided to take a poll…

Thanksgiving poll

Thanksgiving is a yearly holiday to celebrate our ancestors coming to America and give thanks for the wonderful things we have in our lives. Many families spend time with just each other but others spend time with aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandparents. I was curious as to the ratio of the immediate family celebration to…

A sweet Thanksgiving treat

Looking for a new treat to make this Thanksgiving? Well these cute little chocolate covered red velvet cake pops are perfect for the season. Also, the treat is easy to make and delicious to eat! Chocolate Covered Red Velvet Cake Pops Ingredients 1 packet of Pillsbury Funfetti red cake mix and 1 orange cake mix…