EMS Reading Fair

The Eiland Middle School Reading Fair was held October 28th in the Library. Students competed in the three different categories. The winners of the Fiction and Non-Fiction Narratives categories were; Amya Whitfield (first place), Caleb Huges (second place), and Josalyn Gill (third place).  For Division M, the group/family category, the first place winners were Anna Hankins, Jayla Walker and Crashanti Estes. The second place winners were Niamya Hayes and Jamaya Boyland.  The Non-Fiction Category winners were; Reginae Williams (first place), Kirkland Triplett (second place), and Samara Norton-Graham (third place).  The first place storyboards will compete in the District Reading Fair on November 16th. (Right) Reginae Williams and Amya Whitfield pose in front of their projects at the Reading Fair

The Eiland Middle School Reading Fair was held October 28th in the Library. Students competed in the three different categories. The winners of the Fiction and Non-Fiction Narratives categories were; Amya Whitfield (first place), Caleb Huges (second place), and Josalyn

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Letters to the editor

Response to

earlier letter

In response to your reader Elmetra Patterson’s opinions of 9-28, the first republican president brought about emancipation, the civil war was between Democrats and Republicans, with Republicans opposing slavery and outlawing it through the 13th amendment. … Read more

Jail docket

Jail Docket (10/20 – 10/27/2016)

Elifateen Rice, 10/21/85, seatbelt violation/DUI refusal or inability to submit, 10/21/16

Jeremy C Reed, 9/8/86, no insurance/open container, 10/22/16

Charles O Williamson, 8/12/83, contempt of court, 10/24/16

Demetrius M Spears, 2/5/89, poss. of weapon by … Read more