February 24, 2020

  • Congratulations to the DHMS Strategy Board Game club who tied for 1st place in their 2nd tournament. This is the 2nd tournament, and 2nd time they have placed 1st. Please Congratulate Austin W., who placed 1st in all of his games; Nick Y., who placed 2nd in all of his, and Alex E., Christian K., Will A., Cal F., and Tommy T. for continuing the DHMS first place streak. The last tournament is in May.
  • Dorothy Hamm’s 1st musical, Dear Edwina Jr., is next weekend. If you’d like to buy tickets ahead of time, Mrs. Donnelly will be selling tickets all next week during TA in Room 129. Tickets are $10 each. There are 3 shows – Feb 28 and 29th at 7pm and Sunday, March 1 at 2pm.
  • Today’s Black History Month contribution comes from Ms. Field’s TA AND Ms. Foley’s TA. Kobe Bryant was a famous basketball player. In 1996 he was drafted with the 13th pick in the first round of the NBA draft by the Charlotte Hornets and then got traded to the Los Angeles Lakers before playing a single game as a Hornet. He was the 5th player to come straight from high school. He played for the Lakers for all 20 years of his NBA career. He was born on August 23, 1978 and he died on January 26, 2020 at age 41.Gigi Bryant was the daughter of basketball legend Kobe Bryant. Under his coaching and guidance, she was going to become one of the greatest female basketball players of all time. In light of her death, her family has created the Mamba Sports Foundation to create leaders and opportunities through sports.
  • This is your last week to donate to the DHMS Have a Heart Campaign. Please drop off all gently used blankets and towels to the donation bins in the main entrance lobby or by the kiss & ride doors. Have a heart, do your part and help out local animal shelters!