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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, October 29

October 29, 2008

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, October 29

Who needs an extra $25 bucks? If you have information regarding any stolen phone or I-Pod, and the item is recovered OR an arrest is made because of information you provided, you will receive $25 through the CrimeStoppers program. As always, you can remain anonymous when reporting information.

The yearbook staff is doing a feature story on what activities students do after school such as ballet, hockey, horseback riding, etc. Please submit pictures along with information about your activity to Mrs. Devlin's mailbox in the main office.

Attention seniors - There is a list of seniors who have had their senior picture taken for the yearbook on the Capitoline web page. To guarantee we have an accurate list, seniors must check this list and report any questions or concerns to Mrs. Devlin or any yearbook staff member. You can access the Capitoline web page by going to the school web site and clicking on Clubs and then Capitoline.

ATTENTION!! ATTENTION!! That would be Junior and Senior Students
Oct. 29th 9:00 Iowa Wesleyan
Oct, 30th 9:00 S I U E
Oct. 30th 9:00 Quincy University
Oct. 30th 1:30 Millikin
Don't forget: Passes are not required for lunch visits but....You must have a pass from the guidance office to attend the college sessions. The calendar and the posters are on the Senior bulletin board located outside the Guidance office. Listed are dates and times the University or College will be in the building. Please ask Mrs. Sharp in the guidance office for a college pass to attend these sessions!

The Horatio Alger Scholarship for Seniors who can show critical financial need is available from Mr. Lawson.

Any High Pride member can stop by Coach Reed's room and guess the total points scored in this week's playoff game against Richwoods. Winner will receive a gift certificate.

We are selling Senator Football Playoff Gear Today and tomorrow over both lunch shifts in the commons. Short Tees are 11.00, long tees are 13.00 and hooded sweat shirts are 22.00 there is an upcharge for 2xl-5xl We will also be selling these items to the public on This Friday at the Washington game starting at 6:00 p.m. when the gates open just inside the gates.

SITE members, our Halloween Party will be after school at 2 o' clock in room 216 on Thursday. Please see Ms. Fox if you have any questions.

Do Something is holding a Dodgeball tournament. We will have team sign up sheets available in the main office and Ms. Huff's room. Teams will consist of 7 people and must have at least 2 girls. Price is $5 per person. Only the first 40 forms turned in will be accepted! Entry forms and $5 fee must be turned in to Ms. Huff by November 10th. Hurry and sign up!

There will be no Scholastic Bowl practice today. The JV team will practice after school on Monday to prepare for our first match of the season on Tuesday.

The Senator newspaper will soon be here! Buy your news for a quarter on Thursday. WOW, only a quarter for all the sports stars, ping pong tourney coverage, restructuring news, and much more!

The word for this week is acrimony (ACK-ri-mone-y which means "sharpness or severity of language, temper or manner." Synonyms include acerbity, acridity, causticity, irascibility (ir-RAS-si-bility), and rancor.