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THE PERKINS JOURNAL-THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 1997 Grotheer, Brandee R. Hancock, Darrow, Tracy E. Farmer, Mary Perkins -Tryon Middle Gregory Johnson, Travis L. Hazelbaker, Erin M. Holder, P-T in 66 Conference School First Semester Murray, Aleisha E. Nelson, Scan Hughes, Adam D. Jarvis, action Thursday Jacob W. Niles, Ryan L. Shelton Richay Jobe, Adam B. Lightfoot, Honor Roll listed PRINCIPAL'S Alisha Mann, Jade Maxwell, atChandler SUPERINTENDENTS 6th Grade Kenneth K. McBride, James R. Perkins-Tryon High School De- Summer Anderson, Brian R. Miles, Joshua M. Mobley, Kody mons and Lady Demons were Jacob T. Calavan, Catherine Carroll, Stacey T. Carter, Jason J. Riggs, Juanita Torres, Jeremy still in the hunt for the 66 Con- Cartisano, AbeCobb, DaashaM. C. Crenshaw, Stephanie M. L. Williams. ference Championship as of Cundiff, Rebekah K. Emerson, Cundiff, Heather L. Custar, 8th Grade presstime Tuesday evening. Rusty D. Norrie, Aaron F. Pool, Nathan W. Drake, Jeremy P. Megan L. Alexander, DavidThe boys varsity defeated Billy D. Roberts, Benton G. Graham, Dustin M. Hancock, Boettner, Sedonia S. Brown,Prague 60-35 Tuesday night for Rudd, Christopher D. Shelton, Cory D. Holbrook, Aubrey L. Laura M. Casey, Jase G. Collum, their sixth straight win and will John A. Thompsen, Amanda R. Huff, Kristi L. Keith, Kristie L. Cody R. Crouch, Jesse C. Fowler, Wilson, Gena S. Wollenberg Kinsey, Michael P. Kirby, Jason Kerri Gallahar, Carly Hall,play Number 3 Rated Chandler 7th Grade Lara, Brandon K. McCutchen, Amanda D. Hickman, BrookeA.Thursday night at 8:50 p.m. Savannah S. Anderson, Robert Eli N. McDowell, Jennifer D.Johnson, Eric D. Kinzie, Erica If they win against Chandler Anderton, Brandon N. Binford, Oliver, Autumn J. Roper, Laura M. Kinzie, Carissa L. Mefferd, they will move on to the chain- Kathy L. Brower, FrankA. Bur- E. Tharp, Doria C. Torres, Eric D. Mills, JeremyG. Mobley, pionship game Saturday night at ton, Katie A. Dawson, Joshua E. Stephanie M. Weis, Matthew A. Christopher L. Reed, Heather N. 8:50. If they lose, the Demons Hazelbaker, Tommy R. Hilley, West Roberts, Krystle G. Scott, Bo P. will play Saturday night at 6 Cameron L. Karner, Kara R. 7th Grade Smith, Lacy K. Smith, Terry M. p.m. for third place. Lawson, Justin E. Perkins, Stephanie A. Arthur, KennethStapleton, Terrill G. Story, Jenny The Lady Demons defeated Timothy Schmidt D. Beverage, Tyler J. Boyles, S. Tarlton, Grant A. Thompson, Wellston 64-42 in the opening Hilary L. Bridenstine, Justin Chad E. Tucker, Kristyn M. round Monday night. They also Brian L. Bickell, Leslie Bunch, Crystal Cates, Rudy D. Watkins, Tiffany S. Welch play Thursday at 5 p.m. Should the girls varsity win Thursday they will play Saturday night at 7:15 for the championship. The conference tournament is being held in Chandler. i:~:i i:: Perkins student honor tudent Randall Tarlton from Perkins is among the 32 from Payne County who have been named honor students for the just-com- pleted fall semester at Okla- homa State University in Okmulgee. Also listed are Troy Cheaney and Angela Paxton from Ripley. Each student earned a 3.0 grade average on a 4.0 system Perkins.Tryon High School band members Aubrey Taylor and Angela Emerson were re- cently named to the prestigious Oklahoma Music Association All-State Band. Taylor, the daughter of P-T b&nd directors Kent and Rosalee Taylor, is a senior and plans to attend OSU with two ma or Vocal Music and Performing Theatre. This is her third year as being named to All-State Band. The past two years she has been named All.State playing the oboe. Her first trip to All-State she majored in choir. Emerson, the daughter of Dan and Kathy Emerson, has been named to All-State Band the past two years playing the flute. She also plans to attend OSU majoring in Music Educa- tiom Both girls have been offered scholarships. Also named as an alternate to the All-State Band is Joanna Hubbard as a flutist. , ., •~?...~ .~ • • : • ~...~,...x::% :x::::b~• .•• ••.:•• ! %1• :):-., ,:•: •: -: •:/.i:i•i::::,• :•., .... • National recognition goes to two PYSO ing in the 42nd Annual Tulsa National ment held January 17-18. throughout the 15-week seines- Brad Ward placed second in the Division ter. Grade point averages are while Colt Whitfield placed third tn the Dw si computed on the student's grade class. in his/her major area of study Ward has a 27-1 record and Whitfield has a and related general educationThe Perkins wrestlers competed in the subjects. 2,267 entrees representing 37 states. OSU-Okmulgee is the only col- Pictured with Ward and Whitfield is lege in Oklahoma which was es- tablished specifically for techni- you would like to see these wrestlers and cal education. It offers college- from across the state, the state level technical/occupational pro- ing held at the new Perkins-Tryon grams of study in 11 major dis- day. ciplines. Bob Thomas Students graduating from the Perkins Journal that OSU-Okmulgee can earn the dinate Associate in Applied Science de- 800 visitors in town this Saturday. gree and may be certified by the you can contact Thomas or Wells. 'Tou college's Graduate Performance anything about wrestling to help out, Guarantee. THESE FINE AREA BUSINESSES URGE YOU TO SUPPORT ALL PERKINS-TRYON ATHLETIC & ACADEMIC UNow That's A Pizza Present This Coupon For A LARGE PIZZA FOR A MEDIUM CHARGE One Coupon Per Customer Coupon!" " low Ehat's ,R pizza!" Hi Perkins "Home - Eed & Operated Since 1898" 202 South Main • 547-2436 * Perkins Lobby Hours: M-F 8a.m.-3p.m. Sat. 8a.m.-Noon Drive-In: M-Th 7:30 a.m.-4p.m. Fri 7:30a.m.-6p.m. Sat. 7:30a.m.-Noon Conveniently serving Perkins for over 20 years! 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