Homecoming events will continue through the week, leading up to the Tigers' facing the Beulah Bobcats and the crowning of the homecoming queen Friday night.
Homecoming events will continue through the week, leading up to the Tigers' facing the Beulah Bobcats and the crowning of the homecoming queen Friday night.

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Dadeville High announces schedule for Homecoming Week

Published 3:14pm Friday, October 4, 2013

Dadeville High will celebrate homecoming all next week, with special dress up days for students and work on parade floats taking place around the city.

The week’s events will lead up to Friday night’s crowning of the Homecoming Queen and the presentation of Mr. and Mrs. DHS during pregame ceremonies before the Tigers take on the region rival Beulah Bobcats.

Homecoming Queen nominees selected by a vote of the student body are Erin Hutcherson, Jada Russell and Megan Simpson. The Homecoming Court will include Freshman Maid Candy Baker, Sophomore Maid Hallie Cox, Junior Maid Shardae Heard and Senior Maid Shania Johnson.

Dress-up days at DHS will include:

Monday: Pajama Day, to “Give them Nightmare.” Tuesday: Nerd Day, to “Outsmart the Bobcats.” Wednesday: Cartoon Characters, to “Toon out the Bobcats.” Thursday: Tacky Day, to “Mix Up the Bobcats.” Friday: Spirit Day, to “Blast the Bobcats.”

The DHS Fall Festival will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday in the school parking lot. A bonfire will follow at the school at 7 p.m. First Baptist Church of Dadeville will host a prayer breakfast at 6:45 a.m. Friday to kick off the day. A pep rally will begin at 1 p.m.

The parade through downtown will start at 2 p.m. Anyone interested in participating should contact teacher Kim Shelton at 256-825-7848 for an entry form. A homecoming alumni reception will be in the DHS media center at 5 p.m. for the classes of 1954, 1974 and 1994. The homecoming game begins at 7 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. DHS will be presented at 6:40 p.m. and the homecoming queen will be crowned at 6:45.

The DHS Student Council will sell homecoming corsages for $10 each. They can be purchased from Mrs. Shelton or a student council member.

The varsity cheerleaders will be selling homecoming T-shirts and pennants. Shirts are $15 for short sleeves and $18 for long sleeve .See Mrs. Moore or a varsity cheerleader to purchase.

For any other information on homecoming week, contact Kim Shelton at 256-825-7848.