Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Timberland business students shine at meet
Timberland’s Future Business Leaders of America Club traveled to Stall High School on Feb. 4 to compete in the South Carolina District IV Conference.
Seventeen students placed in the top 5 in their division, and will go on to compete at the state meet in March.
Please congratulate the following students, their families, and teachers: Alayshia Rogers, First Place, Business Math; Keoshia Gadsden, Second Place, Computer Applications; Porshia Mayes, First Place, Computer Applications; Shakyra Snyder, First Place, Cyber Security; Kaprii Wright, Third Place, Cyber Security; Tavon Ravenell, Fifth Place, Desktop Publishing; Timothy Rose, Fifth Place, Desktop Publishing; Tevin President, First Place, FBLA Principles and Procedures; Nakeitha Sumpter, Third Place, FBLA Principles and Procedures; Ashanti Bennett, Second Place, Intro to Technology Concepts; Eian Jager, Fourth Place, Intro to Technology Concepts; Joequise Wright, Fifth Place, Intro to Technology Concepts; Diandra Prioleau, 1st Place, Spreadsheet; Davante Theirse; Third Place, Technology Concepts; Asia Canty, First Place, Word Processing I; Amy Benton, Third Place, Word Processing II; Khardashia K. Simmons, Second Place, Word Processing II.
Timberland High School is asking the community to help keep the school’s only academic incentive club, Jostens Renaissance.
Club members focus on academic improvement; if you have good behavior and outstanding grades, you will be acknowledged. The club works hard to raise all the money for the pep rallies and for T-shirts that will be given to the students who have improved their grades.
The students are asking for the community to come support them on March 6 at Sonic, located in Moncks Corner, from 5 - 8 p.m. The club receives 10 percent of the proceeds.
All other donations are also accepted.
Ye Ole Fashioned has Timberland Night every third Thursday of the month. Timberland Renaissance needs all the help they can receive: We are in dire need because without help, Jostens Renaissance will be canceled.
Open House at Timberland?Open House will be held at Timberland from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23.
Everyone is invited to attend. Come meet your student’s teacher.
April 27, 28, 29: Hell Hole Swamp Festival Beauty Pageants?
May 4 and 5: Hell Hole Swamp Festival. Contact Chris Pipkin at 257-2233 for information.??
Happy February Birthday
Michael E. Rodin, Shanell Smalls, Ashleigh Howard, Sierra Carroll, Willie Levine Jr., Juan Levine, Calvin Beaufort, Vivian Beaufort, Alton Hawkins, Jr., Amber Danyelle Belcher, Zion G. Prioleau, Susan Chance, Calvin Witherspoon, Sr., Ken Wilson, Rivers Reames, Pat Van Doren, Robin Guerry, John Thompson Jr., Linda Hill, Tom Mathis, Megan Guerry, Tim Bone, Ferndenia Fayall, Dianetta Fayall, Barbara L. Fayall, Allison Lawrence, Levolia McNeil, Lavar Wilson, PJ Perkins, Victoria Giles, Michael McHoney, Asia Singleton, Kim Shaw-Johnson, Vicki Coker Powers, Latesha White, Chapelle Capers, Tiffany Morris, Cheryl Rogers, Justin Scott, Dustin Scott, Johnell Peoples, Sherry Addison Hannah, Teia Wright, Renette Capers, Renee Reid, Rica Johnson, Carter Hawkins, Annette Taylor, Ella Middleton, and Antonio Paige Sr.
Rick Burnette, Edith Johnson, Ila Shuler, Irvin Ackerman, Emily Ackerman, Rosenell Beauford, Debbie Beauford, Debra Gaskins, Tom Mathis, Christine Reames, Phillip and Debbie Rowland, Leon Bradshaw, Ausy McConnell, Lorenzo McConnell, Maybelle Davis, Amelia “Weasie” Thames, Herman Nole, Bernice Taylor, Flora Beauford, Cleecy Lewis, Diane Mazyck, Walter Taylor, Marvin Brunson, and Shirley Smith.
Please remember all our sick community members and our law enforcement, our military, and their families.
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