NEVC schools spirit week begins
Northeast Vernon County High School students Erin Kitsmiller and Tiffany Scheer are ready for Spirit Week and Homecoming festivities. This week, students are encouraged to wear red on Tuesday, wear favorite college apparel or hats on Wednesday, wear a "fashion disaster" on Thursday, and show their Knight pride by dressing up on Friday. Festivities also include a penny war and lip sync contest, as well as a pregame hog roast at 5 p.m., Friday. The NEVC Knights will take on the Calhoun Eagles, with games set to begin at 6 p.m.Those attending the game are encouraged to wear black. A homecoming dance will follow the boys' game in the little gym for those in grades 7-12.