June 14, 2006 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary: PNT Correspondent

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Birthdays: Winifred West; Dink Miller; Mike Lee; Felecia Harvey

Upcoming Events

• Seniors will meet Thursday at the Floyd Senior Citizens Center for games and fellowship. Pot luck is at 6 p.m. and games begin at 7 p.m.

• Commodities will be distributed Friday afternoon at the Bethel Baptist Church. Call Adrella Evans at 356-9042 for more information.

Former Floyd teacher dies

Estherline Adams passed away recently. She was born in Burkburnett, Texas on July 11, 1915 to Dena and P.E. Dutton. After earning her graduate degree from ENMU, she married John Adams in Floyd and taught at Floyd Schools for many years. She was also a member of the Floyd Methodist Church.

Volleyball Athletic Awards announced

Darcee Chenault — second team all-state (hitter) and all-district

Kelli Johnson — Honorable mention all-state (setter) and all-district

Alexis Benoit — Honorable mention all-state (libero)

Character Counts awards presented

The following elementary students received an award for showing the traits prescribed by Character Counts throughout the year: Jared Lee, Ch’ree Essary, Nathan Sumpter, Amanda Schmidt, Chance Smith, Rigoberto Navarro, Margarita Rascon, Kimberlee Bagby, and Perla Rascon.

Jennifer Essary can be reached at 478-2846 or by e-mail: ess227@yucca.net