Re-enactment of RFK speech brings history to life
National and local history came to life Friday afternoon around the Decatur County Courthouse, as Greensburg Community High School (GCHS) students gathered on the south lawn, awaiting the arrival of “Robert F. Kennedy.”
Relay for Life to hold junior Bash
The Decatur County Relay for Life (DCRL) will hold its inaugural “Jr. Purple Tie Bash” from 3:30 to 7 p.m., May 17, at the Greensburg Armory.
King, Queen, Prince & Princess at the Ball
The South Decatur High School (SDHS) Prom was held last Saturday night at the Decatur County Community Schools Central Office. SDHS Juniors Elizabeth Hedger and Jared Wagner (top) were voted Princess and Prince, while Seniors Samantha Miller and Seth Gault were crowned Queen and King.
Public RFK re-enactment to be staged Friday
On May 3, students of Greensburg Community High School Teacher John Pratt will step 45 years back into national and local history with a public re-enactment of Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 visit to Greensburg.
Decatur schools award scholarships to graduating seniors
On Tuesday, North Decatur High School (NDHS) hosted the 29th annual ceremony awarding 22 graduating students from North and South Decatur High Schools approximately $85,000 in scholarship money for college.
St. Mary’s kids help other kids
Two of St. Mary’s third grade classes chose the Kid’s Closet as their service project this year, donating their own clothing to other kids in need.
North Decatur FFA teams impress at Area I Livestock Contest
Members of the North Decatur FFA Chapter won the Area I Livestock Evaluation Contest held April 11 at the Decatur County Fairgrounds.
Chargers sweep ‘Battle of the Books’
Voracious young readers representing four local school systems put their “gray matter” to the test in Saturday’s fifth annual “Battle of the Books” at the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library.
Under the Sea: SDES presenting ‘Little Mermaid’
South Decatur Elementary students will perform a version of the animated Disney classic The Little Mermaid at the school later this month.
Science fair examines ice cream, floating objects
Parents of Good Shepherd’s Christian Academy visited their kids’ science projects which showcased experiments from melted ice cream, the trajectory of ice-skating spins, and the growth of lettuce seeds Tuesday evening.
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