Iola now back after holiday


I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving break.

Thank you to everyone who helped in or purchased books from the book fair. This is an amazing fundraiser for our library.

•On Dec. 10 from 3-9 p.m., The Rockin’ Chair, Main Street Market and Rubye Jewels will host Iola Town and Country Christmas Market. This is a great opportunity to shop local for all your Christmas shopping needs. Please come enjoy shopping, fellowship and fun. There will be many local vendors, hot chocolate, a local food truck, and musicians playing your favorite Christmas music.

•There will be an early release day for both elementary and secondary Iola schools on Dec. 10, school will dismiss at noon.

•Junior varsity and varsity girls’ basketball will host Mumford on Dec. 4 with games starting at 4 p.m.

Junior varsity and varsity boys basketball will host Latexo on Dec. 4 with games starting at 615 p.m.

Varsity girls basketball will be in a tournament in Centerville starting on Nov. 29.

Junior varsity and varsity boys’ basketball will face off on Bellville Nov. 30 at 5 p.m.

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