Floyd News Aug. 6, 2008

Jennifer Essary

Birthdays and Anniversaries
Thursday — Ilene Beard
Sunday — Joe and Ethel Standefer (1956); Louise Thetford

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.

• Fire Department will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the station.

• Booster Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Community Building.

• School Board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the school.

• City council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Community Building

• Roosevelt County Fair is Aug. 18-23.

• 4-H will not meet this month due to fair. They will be working the concession stand at the fair from 2 p.m. until midnight on Tuesday.

School News

• Registration and preschool Screening will be Monday. The first day of classes will be Aug. 14. There will also be school on Friday, Aug. 15.

• The Annual Watermelon Welcome will be at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 14 behind the school under the big tree. All students and parents are invited to meet the teachers, staff and faculty at this informal gathering.

The cheerleaders will be selling hamburgers and hotdogs, with a reduced rate for a family of four. The watermelon is free. The cheerleaders will close the evening with a cake auction.