Archive for 2013

Got bullies? Two ways to get help

For non-immediate concerns about bullying and harassment, parents, teachers, students and the community can report information — even anonymously — through two different systems in the Frenship Independent School District. The first system is called Stay ALERT, and has been available for two years. Danny Miller, Frenship Independent School District’s director of student services, said […]

Ninth-grade center approved for Frenship growth

After hearing from a demographer that Frenship High School will be over capacity by 2015, the Frenship Independent School District board of trustees voted to approve an option to temporarily solve FHS’ growth. The board members unanimously approved the concept of a ninth-grade center to be located “on-site,” meaning within close range of Frenship High […]

Frenship HS places three in All-State Choir

Three Frenship High School students hit all the right notes when they were named to the Texas All-State Choir. Brady Holmes, Ashley Washburn and Katrina Wilson earned positions in the All-State Choir after auditions on Jan. 12 in Abilene. They competed against students from the Panhandle, Central Texas and the Dallas metroplex. The trio of […]

Basketball squads strengthen district records, beat Herd

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—As district play continues, the Frenship Tigers look to be in good shape to grab two playoff spots. The girls defeated Hereford on Friday, 51-46, and the boys routed the visiting Herd shortly after, 75-52. The Hereford girls didn’t make it easy for the Tigers (4-1 in District 4-4A play) in the […]

Soccer squads travel to tourneys

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—Both Frenship soccer squads were on the road last weekend. The boys went to Austin to participate in the Austin Varsity Tournament, while the girls traveled to Wichita Falls to participate in the United Invitational. The boys started play on Friday, losing to Austin LBJ 0-2. On Saturday, the Tigers lost to […]