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Quiz Bowl The Greenwood Freshman Center Quiz Bowl Team went undefeated on their way to a First Place finish at the 6A Regional Tournament. (pictured) The Greenwood Junior High Team took fourth place. Both teams qualified for the 6A Junior Finals Tournament on February 21, 2018. Freshman team members Jonathan Ivey and Riley Farr, and Junior High player Eden Adams ... Read More »

Bulldogs named to MaxPreps Tour of Champions

Bulldogs named to MaxPreps Tour of Champions   By Richard White   The national high school sports information service MaxPreps recently announced that the 2017 Greenwood Bulldogs state championship football team has officially been named to the 13th annual MaxPreps Tour of Champions, presented by the Army National Guard GHS team members and coaches were honored last Friday night at ... Read More »

Raymond E. Wells Scholarship Awarded!

Wells Receiving Wells Scholarship From Mrs. Tarver

Raymond E. Wells Scholarship   The 2017 recipient of the Raymond E. Wells Scholarship is Emily Vines.    Mr. Wells, long time Greenwood Junior High Principal, established the $1000 scholarship ten years ago with the Greenwood Education Foundation.  The check is presented to Vines by GEF Board member, Carolyn Tarver.  Vines plans to attend the University of Arkansas in Fort Smith ... Read More »

Drackett Receives “Big Sis Scholarship”

Drackett Receives Big Sis Scholarship

Big Sis Scholarship The “Big Sis Scholarship” recipient for the GHS Class of 2017 is Peyton Drackett.  The scholarship is provided by Libby and Cleave Gipson in memory of their daughter, Shannon Leigh Gipson.   The $600 scholarship was presented to Drackett by Andria Francis and Kerri McDaniel, sisters of Shannon.  Peyton is the son of Dawn and John Drackett and ... Read More »

Sublett Scholarship Awarded!

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Harley and Elsie Sublett Scholarship Greenwood High School senior, Darian Wilson is the 2017 recipient of the Harley and Elsie Sublett Scholarship.  The $1000 scholarship is presented each year to the graduating senior entering the field of education with the highest grade point average.  GHS graduate Roger Sublett established the scholarship with the Greenwood Education Foundation in memory of his ... Read More »

Doss Unveils Eagle Scout Project

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Eagle Scout Project Unveiled   The South Sebastian County Historical Society, friends and family joined Michael Doss of Greenwood’s Boy Scout Troop #1989 in the presentation of his Eagle Scout Project-the newly crafted front porch of the Vineyard Cabin at Greenwood’s downtown Historical District.   Moved to Greenwood from its original location on Highway 10 west of town, the Vineyard ... Read More »

Bolin Stewart Scholarship Awarded

Greenwood Seniors Receive the Bolin Stewart Memorial Scholarship The Bolin Stewart Memorial Scholarship was recently awarded to Greenwood seniors Rebecca Burrows and Austin Collins. The foundation was started seven years ago in memory of Bolin Stewart who taught school for over 30 years. He taught at Hackett and retired as principal at Coal Hill High School. Bolin loved kids and ... Read More »

Cohea Recipient of C.B. Smith Scholarship

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Bryce Cohea, son of Robin and Mike Cohea, is this year’s recipient of the C. B. Smith Science Scholarship. The $500.00 scholarship was established in honor of Smith who served as superintendent of the Greenwood School District for 21 years and taught chemistry and biology during his service to the Greenwood Schools. The scholarship goes to a graduating senior who has ... Read More »

Stewart Receives McConnell Scholarship

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James “Gunner” Stewart, son of Melissa and Gary Robinson, is the 2017 recipient of the Arl McConnell Scholarship.  Each year the $1200.00 scholarship is presented to a senior entering the field of education. McConnell was principal of Greenwood High School in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s and was a great friend to GHS after his retirement. Stewart plans to attend the University of ... Read More »

Arkasnsas 4-H State Record Book Winners!

Arkansas 4-H State Record Book Winners Story Submitted Congratulations to Emily Branum and Kacey Frederick on their Arkansas 4-H state winning Advanced Record Books. Branum and Frederick’s 4-H Advanced Record Books were judged by a committee in January. Both were selected as Advanced Record Book finalists. After an extensive interview process, Branum was chosen as a state Advanced Record Book ... Read More »

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