Marksmen Minute

A Look Ahead to the Week

Football Game Against PC

This Friday night, our Football team will take on Perry Central at Legion Field at 7:00pm. Here's a rundown of the night's events:

* 5:30pm-6:30pm - Tailgate party in the band parking lot sponsored by the Cheerleaders. Free food and drinks!!

* 7:00pm - Kickoff

*Halftime - Band's first performance on the field this year.

Come out and support your fellow Marksmen!

Box Tops Winner

Our first winner of the Box Tops contest for the year is Anthony Dauby. Each year, the Life Skills classes collect Box Tops points to help purchase new equipment for their students. You all can bring them into your homeroom teacher as you collect. Anthony will win a Wal-Mart gift card for his efforts.

Weekly Stuff

Bad Joke of the Week

What does Arnold Schwarzenegger say when he goes to Burger King?

Random Facts


- President Kennedy was believed to be the fastest 'random' speaker in the world at 350 words per minute.

- President Eisenhower wanted his Interstate system to have 1 mile in every 5 be straight; these straight stretches could be used as emergency airstrips in times of war. It didn't always work out, but they tried.

- Richard Nixon is one of the 3 most known western names in China, the other two are Jesus Christ and Elvis Presley.

- On the $5 bill the numbers 172 can be found in the bushes at the base of the Lincoln Memorial.

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Calendar Reminders (and home sports events)

Monday, August 17

Tuesday, August 18

  • HS Boys Tennis vs. North Posey at 5:00pm

Wednesday, August 19

Thursday, August 20

  • Homeroom Meetings: Key Club with Mrs. Thomas, JAG with Mrs. Robinson, Robotics Club with Mr. Teague
  • HS Volleyball vs. Southridge at 5:30pm

Friday, August 21

  • Varsity Football vs. Perry Central at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 22

Menu (August 17 - 21)


  • Breakfast - Cheese omelet w/bacon, toast, fruit, juice, milk
  • Lunch - Chicken breast sandwich, tater tots, lettuce/tomatoes, fruit/milk


  • Breakfast - French toast w/syrup, sausage link, fruit, juice, milk
  • Lunch - Salisbury steak w/gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, wheat bread, fruit/milk


  • Breakfast - Eggs/ham, toast, fruit, juice/milk
  • Lunch - Corn dog, baked beans, carrot sticks w/dip, chips, fruit/milk


  • Breakfast - Bagel w/peanut butter, cereal, fruit, juice, milk
  • Lunch - Spaghetti w/meat sauce, green beans, bread stick, fruit/milk


  • Breakfast - Cinnamon toast, cereal, fruit, juice, milk
  • Lunch - Barbecue Chicken Sandwich, potato wedges, celery, cookies, fruit/milk

Bad Joke answer

"Get to the Whopper!!!"