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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 21, 1973, Florence, South CarolinaL 973 Florence morning news student presidents want they Leach us about govern and show that they know ment but they Don t give us a How to use his he said Chance to put it into before anything can be done said Alphonso Bolin what these different Fields offer High above and other local schools have teams practising r. The four Florence High schools will again play inter City matches Early in the new season local Grid teams await season s first games by Gregory Martin morning news sports editor the parts crack under the hot Sun and coaches scream orders at sweating athletes As Florence s our High school football teams struggle through the Early weeks of summer prac Tice getting ready for their opening games the last weekend of August. A a d s o n c u b b a go of Mcclenaghan and Kars Wilson of Southside arc the most optimistic of the four head coaches As they look toward the coming season. Ellis Means of Wilson and Gerald Lolley of Florence arc less that enthusiastic about their prospects. Cubbage has a lot of returning players from last All s squad that had a Li-5 record and made the class aaa state playoffs. He is in particularly Good shape at the running Hack sprits where All City player Ken Duranl is returning along with Raleigh Fleming and Curtis Caloe. Cubbage. Like the Oiler three Florence coaches will la looking for a . Rebuilding. But he has the material for a Strong team. The Southside coach feels that things arc looking a whole lot better now than they were at time last year. His team struggled through a season last year As the Falcons could pick up Only one win Over Butler. He says that his Young players have grown a in in a year s time though and that the Falcons have More potential than they have had in a number of years. Wilson High has a Good Many defensive starters Hack from last year s 5-1 team hut Means is looking for the combination to turn into a fast striking Offen Sive unit. The tigers were the unofficial City champions last year As they beat the other three Florence teams including a. 12-1 opening stunner Over Wisl Florence. They won la Cir first five games mainly on Welense. But lost i heir last four in a Row. Means has a relatively Small bul enthusiastic squad this year and is talking of gymnasium classroom facility is new at Darlington Academy the Darlington Academy will open for the fall semester aug. .10 Wilh a new gym classroom facility serving its 260 students. The building will include a lunchroom area five classrooms o be used by the upper school grades nine through 12. A business office and a gymnasium. The Library located in one of the Academy s i rec buildings has been enlarged and moved to a new location building. Grades five through eight have been incorporated into Middle school because these grades Are closer to each other according to what s new on Campus for fall 73. Come see suits spor Coats Corduroy Coats stocks jackets baggies knit shirts sweaters vests discount prices i Best Quality latest fashions i largest selection All sizes store hours Mon. Tues. 10-7 wed. Fri. 10-9 sat. 10-6 669-3541 discounter of Quality clothing in the Southeast 2031 St. Across from x Mart Florence s. C. All summer merchandise below West Florence compiled a Fine h-2-1 record last As the knights won the Region 5 championship bul lost to sum Merville in the slate playoffs. A graduation Cut out almost All the starters from Hal squad though and Lolley is having to look to his Junior varsity to rebuild the knights into a win Ner. Their lineup will be filled with faces and their chances for a Good season Are a big question Mark right now. All four Levias will have to find new quarterbacks and who comes up. Wilh the Best one could be one of the key factors in which one has the Best team this fall. The Florence teams play almost the same schedules As last year As they play each other in the Early season and Hen gel Down Lola struggle for conference Supre Macies. Mcclenaghan student body pics Ideal for 1973-74. Bul a great Deal of action is planned for the coming school year by two Florence school District one student body presidents. Besides Belin. George Jebaily of West Florence also has made plans thai he will put into action in septem Ber. Susan Llanina. President of student body at Wilson was unavailable for comment. Soul Side High school will elect its president when the fall semester opens. Kelin. A 17 year old senior said he plans to stress the importance of Home room representatives to the students when they elect them in the fall. Students never know about their student he said. Bul he will emphasize representatives reporting to their Home rooms what took place at student Council meetings and informing them How to use their gov Ern ment. School is where students should learn to accept the responsibility of government. Helin explained. Bill the Basic thing is giving it More respect. Students should be Given More built up. And the athletic Deparl i ment plays a Large part in this. When students become enthused programs and plans can be accomplished because students want to achieve something from their efforts Belin said. He plans to Institute a student government Day As an activity where students take Over the duties of teachers and administrators for one Day. Each class will designate a student to Lake the teacher s place a government official will speak to the student and the Day will end Wilh an Assembly. Because of the difference in interests Between freshmen students and senior students. Belin said he plans to hold Dif Ferent assemblies for different classes during the year. Clubs that exist Al Mcclenaghan Are mainly designed for the student with a b or above average he explained. Rooms. The c student needs clubs that he can belong to. There s nothing Here for other clubs that Belin plans to Institute include dance and drama clubs. He said some form of professionals or Semi professionals could speak another goal that Belin wants students to work towards is better relations Between them selves so they won t be rivals programs Between schools could help students get socially. Bolin said he plans to Institute a dance and party committee and possibly a miss Mcclenaghan pageant. The election of May Queen has been discontinued and we Nee d something to replace students enjoy Pep rallies. Belin explained and he plans to form a definite schedule for Pep rallies for each Home game. Student government can accomplish things if students work. It should be an Active part of school life and not just a West Florence student body president George Jebaily. Said he has one objective to accomplish to form a working student Council with regular attendance by representatives who will report minutes to their Home Power so they can prove hem. The to ocl students know mrs. Lillian Goddard. Head master. A new assistant headmaster has been added to the staff. Edward Fasold. Formerly Prin Copal at Francis Marion Academy in Hemmingway. Will also coach boys basketball. Of the 17 teachers on the staff nine Are new we re beginning on a High note of optimism with our new facilities. We Hope to enlarge our programs and add new courses As time goes on we have All the Ingry Dielis necessary for a successful school said mrs. God Dard. Hopeful site of 1974 commencement the largest building yet constructed at Francis Marion College will be the Walter d. Smith student Center. The Mammoth Structure will con Tain a Tull Range of indoor athletics including the site of fac basketball games in the future in addition to student recreated Tion facilities lounges a swimming Pool and offices for student Complex also under construction now beats activities. Fac president Walter d. Smith for whom the new photo by Johnny building is named said he Hopes the construction companies will finish their work next Spring in time to perform the 1974 graduation exercises in the building s gymnasium. The project will Cost almost s3.5-million and will be the third new building erect fac s four year the new office classroom it to the punch. New sea changes Are goals of fac s Casque Casque wants new advisory Cabinet he says sea must meet individual needs great selections to choose All the latest in coordinates and sportswear for Back to school. 1707 Cherokee re. 1707 Cherokee re. As Francis Marion grows we Musl Aller be Structure of the student government association to meet the needs of the individual As Well As the groups on in addition to administering government mailers we also want to Sel up student service programs thai will Benefit John . Incoming president of the Francis Marion College sea. Has plans for the coming year. Initially he Hopes to establish a new Cabinet of advisors to help the association keep in closer touch Wilh he needs of a growing student body he said. A senior from Marion. Gasque will be installed officially As sea president during the College s fall con vocation sunday. Also to be installed arc vice president Wattie Snowdon of Florence and treasurer Don Fisher of Florence. I faced Wilh a need for better communications the president i wants a representative from each Campus club and organizations As Well As class officers to serve in a new Cabinet to help sea keep a i Finger on the pulse of student i opinion he said. We re the first graduating class to Complete four years Al the College and our work will make an imprint on future Gas As the Campus continues to Gasque noted. Upon enrolment All full time students Al fac automatically become members of sea which was established at the beginning of the College to involve students in the plan Ning organising and directing of major College developments. Most of the sea s work is per formed by an elected executive Council and legislative Assembly. The coun cil includes he four major officers. The Assembly is com Jebaily said he would like to see students receive More responsibility because it makes High school More important. Then students would be facing their Peers As Well As taking a Burden off the according to Jebaily. A student disciplinary Board has already been approved by the school Board and administration. It will be a very. Broad program he said and a faculty advisor will be on the staff. Although the Bylard will hot be Able to act with authority it will recommend action. The West Florence Constitution will be rewritten this year Jebaily said. Although it was written three years ago. He said it is already obsolete in cer Tain areas. J 0ne thing trial disturbs me is that the student body is getting More apathetic each year. If. You have school spirit you la have respect for your Jebaily said. He plans to use clubs and organizations As a Means to promote spirit and he will work with them during his year As president. The student Council should be used by the Sluti cols or what Good is it Jebaily asked. Students with problems should know to bring them up before the Council arid he informed How to get things done through their government. Joh Aily explained. He also plans a student government Day As Well As More frequent break the Monotony of the Roy Hudgens is opening aug. 27 Roy Hudgens Academy in will open its doors for classes aug. 27 Wilh an enrolment of 610. A slight increase Over Las year. Open since i9g6. Hudgens Academy serves students from kindergarten through i2lh Grade. A Branch of Hudgens Academy located in Timmonsville. Serves As a grammar school. There will be 31 teachers instructing the students. A new athletic director. Kermit Liefield. Has been added to the posed of the vice president and staff. Other new teachers senators one senator elected include mrs. Joann Sansbury for every 50 students in the teaching first Grade mrs. Said freshmen. Sophomore Junior dra Johnson second Grade and senior classes respectively. Mrs. Kermit Ittlefield. Kin the other Branch of sea. The Hergarten. Judicial Board is made up of Robert Griggs. Headmaster five judges who can make commented. We expect this recommendations to the be the Besl year we be had. regarding the the Slud enl turnover has disposition of cases involving become stable and this makes questionable Slud enl conduct on or a better working Campus or at College sponsored the school provides canteen events. Facilities. Jeans plaid pants baggies and flare shirts Button sweaters pull Over jackets come Early for Best selection j Public Sou we Darington . Phone 393-449?

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