Friendship Christian School fifth graders experienced “Boot Camp Day” on April 4 in conjunction with studies about World War II. During the day, the children presented their WWII projects, competed in boot camp competitions and listened to guest speakers as they interacted with the children to offer real-world experiences. Ron Petty taught students how to correctly march and what it was like in a Marine Corps boot camp. Other veterans shared their experiences during service.
Kindergarten students at Friendship Christian School anticipated the arrival of some new baby chicks since they learned about hatching as a class project. They experienced baby chicks hatching and the joy of new life last week as the chicks finally arrived. The process was an experience the children will likely not soon forget. Howard Gaylean, a former Friendship grandparent, gave the eggs to the kindergarten class to hatch and will take the chicks to live on his farm on Hickory Ridge Road in Lebanon.
Sarah Hall, daughter of the late Dennie Hall and John and Kathy McNeal, of Lebanon, was selected finalist for Tennessee’s 34th annual Homecoming Queen selection held Sunday at the Radisson Nashville Airport Hotel.
For those ready for the toughest run in Tennessee, the Commander Run offers a fierce running series held on a challenging course with extreme obstacles where participants push their limits and celebrate the challenge of conquering nature at its best.