Author: aspencer

Eighth grade Lady Bears beat White Oak 36-18

Story and photo by Avery Spencer The White Oak Ladynecks suffered a 36-18 loss Monday evening to the Gladewater Lady Bears. Anna Iske and Whitni Rayson paced White Oak with a combined 13 points. Iske had four rebounds and Rayson had five.  Chloe Bates and Emma Nix added two points apiece and Lexi Palmer chipped in one. “I think that this is one of the most physical teams we will play this year,” Iske said.  “They mainly pressed us a bunch which got to us, but we did a good job of getting open and taking our shots.” Across the...

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StuCo distributes Boo Bags on Halloween

Story by Avery Spencer Boo Bags were delivered to students on the perfect day–Halloween. Student Council members promoted the bags for a $1 to help offset medical expenses for a fellow student. The fundraising committee and other members took orders and prepared bags with candy and Halloween goodies. “I loved my Boo Bags,” eighth grader Jenna Crum said. “I thought they turned out well.” The 128 bags provided StuCo members with the opportunity to be creative. The leadership group always has a plan for the funds raised and this year is no exception. All proceeds of the boo bags...

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