Pictured are the Eastern Elementary Students of the Month for January 2011: JoAnn Mertz, Andrew Jordan, Logan Heightchew, Bo Kasten, Ella Medley, Destiny Preston, Hailey Lyons, Madisyn Velez, Abby Lyons, Emily Sharp, Ben Fisher and Dalton Puckett.
Pictured are the Eastern Elementary Students of the Month for December 2010: Savannah Shaw, Makynna Blair, Rhyauna Spears, Carleigh Peyton, Zachary Webster, Danielle Preston, Desmond Richardson
Leah Jaimes, Cody Keith, Nikki Perkinson, Maray Baker and Devinn Serrano.
Principal Jim Masters chose Will because of the effort he puts into all he does. “One cool thing he did was a demonstration for younger kids of a science class he took on his own,” Masters said.
Speaking of science...
Will plans to attend Transylvania University (Western Kentucky is his back-up) with an eye towards pre-pharmacy. “I’m doing a triple major of chemistry, biology and Spanish,” he said.
Bone density improved in women within a few months of doing Bones for Life® lessons, the program’s originator Ruthy Alon reported at the Aerospace Medical Association’s annual meeting. The women learned to do weight-bearing movements with an efficiently aligned spine. “Bones for Life® improves posture, restores equilibrium, and enhances the pleasure of moving,” said Alon. “Your bones reliably sustain your weight, and movement becomes pleasurable, inspiring self confidence and biological optimism.”
Many people feel that life these days is pretty tough, but research and our health are proving that life is too easy. How can life be easy with the economy declining, scarcity of jobs, and overscheduled lives? The facts prove that Grandpa was right when he said, “you kids have it so easy.”
Free adult scrapbooking offered at the Eminence Community Life Center from 10 a.m. to noon, on Thursdays.
Chamber of Commerce
The Henry County Chamber of Commerce will hold a networking dinner on Tuesday, March 29.
The Patrick Henry Award dinner, honoring Martha Tarry Simpson, will be held Tuesday, May 17.
Trying for their first district championship in exactly 40 years, the Henry County Wildcats will get the chance to claim that title this week at home.
The Wildcats, who finished the regular season at 14-14, play Carroll County on Wednesday at 6 p.m., and a win would advance them to the final game against either Owen County or Gallatin County on Saturday at 7 p.m. The last time Henry won district was in 1971.