The White Hall Middle School sixth-grade Quiz Bowl Team won second place at the Regional Quiz Bowl Tournament on Dec. 11 at the ARESC in Pine Bluff. The team members are Trevor Dady, Kyla Kurtz, Sara Leder, Aiden McClusky, Caleb Olomofin, Rebecca Reed and Logan Ward. Nita Wimberly, WHMS teacher, and Sonya Dady, parent volunteer, serve as the coaches for the Quiz Bowl Team. (Special to The Progress)
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The White Hall Middle School eighth- and ninth-grade Quiz Bowl Team won third place at the Regional Quiz Bowl Fall Tournament on Dec. 10 at the ARESC in Pine Bluff. Team members are Samuel Doss, Priscilla Foreman, Conner Lunsford, Hunter Smith and Caleb Stewart. Josh Onasch, WHMS teacher, serves as the coach for the team. (Special to The Progress)
The White Hall Middle School eighth- and ninth-grade Quiz Bowl Team won first place at the Regional Quiz Bowl Fall Tournament on Dec. 10 at the ARESC in Pine Bluff. The team members are Caleb Anderson, Matthew Branch, Justin Dady, Griffin Haynes and Gavin Shapiro. Josh Onasch, WHMS teacher, and Sonya Dady, parent volunteer, serve as the coaches for the Quiz Bowl Team. (Special to The Progress)
The White Hall School Board voted Tuesday to proceed with the second phase of the district’s building program and discussed a proposed millage increase to fund it.
Andrea Ray’s third-graders at Gandy Elementary made Christmas ornaments from recycled materials for the Jefferson County Christmas Tree. The class presented the ornaments to Jefferson County Judge Dutch King in an effort to promote recycling in our county. (Special to The Progress)
The Mood Elementary December Students of the Month are, first row, from left: Anna Grace Wooley, Meredith Reddin, William Aulenback, Jasper Roberts, Grace Morara; second row, from left: Kelly Johnson, Victoria Ortiz, Jaci Mir, Matthew Nguyen; and third row, from left: Johnathon Trujillo, Dylan Richey, Romelo Bell, Will Colclasure and Alysha Brown.
Jamie Bumpass of White Hall has been awarded the Red and Gray Leadership Scholarship for 2015-2016 at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia.
Senior high student Candace Casey — along with her adviser Sheri Deaton, Family and Consumer Science instructor at White Hall High School — attended the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America’s Capitol Leadership program, Oct. 12-15 in Washington, D.C.
White Hall High FCCLA members participated in competitive STAR events Nov. 6 at the Armed Forces Center in White Hall.
The Hardin Elementary Students of the Month for November are: front row, Emillio Carrillo, J’Kwon Roddy, Landon Gatlin; middle: Jacey Jackson, Haley Stewart, Tyler Stacey; back: Damien Kurtz, Ty Wright, Hayden Martz; and not pictured: Anna Hobson, Nathan McQueen, Richard Branch. (Special to The Progress)