Nov. 19 Floyd News


Birthdays and Anniversaries

Wednesday — Panny Bigler; Delbert Rector; Drew Essary (3)

Thursday — John Kropp

Upcoming events:

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

Community holiday dinner

The Floyd Fire Department will host its annual Holiday Dinner for the community Dec.7.

Athletic conference

Floyd Municipal Schools will be the host of the Eastern Plains Athletic Conference Basketball Tournament Jan. 6-10, 2009. As hosts, Floyd will be welcoming nine other area schools for three days of basketball, before taking the championship games to ENMU Greyhound Arena. The Floyd Booster Club and athletic staff will need volunteers to help prepare for this event. Booster club will take orders for ads to go in the program. The cost is $100 full page, $50 for half page, $35 for quarter page, and $25 for one-eighth page. Donations of baked and dinner items are needed for the hospitality room.

To volunteer or place an ad, contact a booster club member or e-mail

Information: 575-478-2211.

Basketball schedule

Thursday — 5 p.m. Varsity boys and girls play Grady at home.

Tuesday — 5:30 p.m. Varsity girls play Clovis Christian at home.

Yearbooks available

The school has some of last year’s yearbooks for sale. Yearbooks are $30 each and are available on a first come, first served basis. Contact Kyla Gray or Shelley McConnel at the school to purchase a copy, 575-478-2211.