Friday, November 10, 2017
Good Morning Union!
Happy Birthday today to Mckenzie Clark and Gary Bishop. Happy Birthday this weekend to Frederik Madsen, Kenneth Meade, Yvonne Horton and Nathan Stidham.
Congratulations to the Scholastic Bowl Team in their wins last night. Scores were Union 230, Ridgeview 175. Second round was Union 245 over Lee 60.
Good Luck to the Union Football team as they host Richlands, in the first round of the VHSL playoffs tonight at Bullitt Park Game starts at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $7.00. Gates open at 5:00 p.m.
Good Luck to the Lady Bears Volleyball Team as they travel to Radford to face the Radford Lady Bobcats at 5:00 p.m. in the VHSL state quarterfinals tomorrow, Saturday, November 11, 2017.
Good Luck to the Union Cross Country Team as they leave today to travel to Great Meadows in The Plains Virginia, to compete in the State Cross Country Meet tomorrow.
Good Luck to the following Union High School Chorus students auditioning for Senior District Choir tomorrow: Hannah Carter, Hannah Collins, Karley Riggs, Serena Walker, Mia Bishop, Bailey Lantman, Emilee Mullins, Ashley Smith, Jenna Wade and Rahlyja Thomas. Break a leg!
All marching band members need to arrive at the grassy area at 5:40 p.m. today for the home playoff game against Richlands. Band members will wear uniforms and will perform at halftime. Please bring a warm coat.
Marching Band members need to arrive at Bullitt Park by 10:15 a.m. on Saturday morning for the Big Stone Gap Veteran's Day parade.
The SGA has lanyards for sale for $3. each. If you are interested, please see Mrs. Blanken in Room 101
The Union wrestling team is selling Christmas ornaments to help support the team. The ornament is orange shatterproof acrylic with the bear head on one side and the U on the other. The ornaments will arrive at the end of the month, so we are taking orders now. If you would like one, please let Mr.Garner know and he will put your name on the list and deliver them to you as soon as they arrive.
Do you want a chance to win free coffee for a week? Come on down to J-Z coffee and buy a one dollar raffle ticket for a chance to win.
The following announcements are for Seniors:
Mountain Empire Community College will be here on Monday. November 13th for on-site admission. The application fee is waived for on-site admissions. If you plan on attending MECC, especially December grads, please be sure to visit the reps from MECC.
MECC will also return to Union on Tuesday, November 28th to assist with filling out FAFSA applications. If you and your parent are interested, please sign up for a time in the guidance office.
Today for lunch we will be having:
Steak & Gravy
Choice of Milk
As we begin another day, let us pause for a moment of silence....
Please stand for the pledge of Allegiance: I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United Sates of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all.