Havana Middle School students were rewarded with an outdoor festival celebration this past Thursday for earning an “A” rating last school year.
Principal Delshuana Jackson said the celebration was primarily to congratulate seventh- and eighth-graders for earning the “A” rating, but also served to inspire sixth-graders to do well this year. She also said the school improved from its previous “C” rating by embracing a culture of excellence and constantly motivating students
The East Gadsden girls basketball team picked up two more wins this past week with both being blowouts and both propelling the team to 6-0 on the season.
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The Jaguars blasted the Panthers, scoring 37 points in the first quarter and leading 63-22 at the half. Three players were in double figures and were led by Deondra Harris’ 25 points followed by Shanecia Bethea’ s 17 points and Keyaria James with 12 points.
West Gadsden’s Shakia Gilcrease scored 14 points for the Panthers.