Author: Abby Quesenberry

White Oak Christmas Parade Tonight, 7 p.m.

By Abby Quesenberry The annual White Oak Christmas Parade is tonight, December 4 at 7 p.m. The parade will feature numerous float entries, as well as the middle school cheerleaders riding on the ‘Pink Fire Truck’ and members of Student Council riding on a colorful float. The White Oak High School ‘Regiment of Roughnecks’ Band will also be featured performers. The parade route will start at City Hall and conclude on Center Street next to the high school. This annual parade has been an ongoing tradition for over 20 years with the exception of bad weather days and is sponsored by the City of White Oak....

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Principal’s Corner December 4-8

Becky Balboa, Principal Save the Date:  SOCK DRIVE THIS WEEK December 2 – White Oak Middle School Lions Club Basketball Tournament- come cheer on the 7th and 8th grade boys and girls basketball teams!  The schedule is posted on the Middle School website December 4 –  Girls Basketball in Waskom; Boys Basketball, home; White Oak Christmas Parade at 7:00 December 5 –  UIL Academic Meet in Waskom- all day December 6 – Parent Lunch and Learn, 12:00.  This is a great opportunity for parents to learn about the Middle School December 7 –  Journalism Invitational HS Meet- MS Journalism students will compete at our high school.  Good luck!! December 8 – GRADE CHECK- Students who were failing at the nine weeks and then at the 3 weeks will have a grade check.  Students who are passing will regain their eligibility status. December 9 – Roughnecks Got Talent, 5:00 in Cafeteria- hosted by Susan Hoffman, choir director.  Students have the opportunity to show off their talents- whether it be dancing, singing, or playing an instrument.  It is sure to be a good time.  All acts will need to be approved Dec 4-5 from 3:45-5:30 in the choir...

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Announcements for November 13-17

Becky Balboa, Principal November 13-  7th/8th Grade Ladyneck Basketball at Harleton  5:00/6:00 p.m. November 14- No Announcements November 15- Picture Retakes- Students who were not here for Picture Day must have their picture taken; Parent Lunch and Learn at 12:00- Please sign up on our website to join. November 16- No Announcements November 17- Senior Citizen Luncheon 12:30- 1:30 in our Cafeteria -Canned Food Drive this week THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS November...

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Announcements for November 6-10

Becky Balboa, Principal November 6: Girls Basketball, home 5:00 November 7: No Announcments November 8: 8th Grade Career Fair, Maude Cobb 11:30 November 9: Football, Home; Pep Rally, 3:00; Pajama Day November 10: Grade Check, Veteran’s Day Luncheon 12:00 CHAMPS of Month: October 6th- Caleb Maxted, Kynlee Bright 7th- Drake Kneifl, Karlyn Jones 8th- Ethan Grammer, Lyndsey Cubine...

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