Iola gearing up for donkey basketball


Iola will have its annual donkey basketball game on Feb. 19 starting at 7 p.m. The first game will be senior students against teachers and the second game will be seniors vs. the community. Ticket prices will be $7 in advance and $10 at the door. Preschool-aged children get in free.

Tickets can be purchased from any Junior class member or in the High School office. Preceding the games is a Senior Fish Fry starting at 5 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. Plates are $10 and can be bought at the door. To-go plates are also available.

•There will be a daddy/daughter dance on Feb. 17 from 6-8 p.m. at the elementary cafeteria. This event is for elementary-aged girls. The dance will be $15 for dad/special persons and first daughter, $5 for additional daughters not to exceed $20 per family. There will be dancing, snacks, drinks and some great activities.

•Spring pictures are scheduled for Feb. 22.

•The Lady Bulldogs softball team will host Latexo on Feb. 20 starting at 5 p.m.

If there are any upcoming events or items, you wish to be seen in the article please call (979) 402-0947 or email The deadline for submitting an event or announcement is Wednesday at noon.