Pictured, from left, are Purdy homecoming queen candidates: seniors Jackie Hughes and Chelsea Mareth, junior Viri Aldava, sophomore Crisol Aldava and freshman Desiree Ennes. [Photo by Bob Vice] [Order this photo]
The 2013 Purdy High School Homecoming Queen will be crowned on Friday, Feb. 1 during the evening's basketball games. The first game begins at 5:30 p.m. The queen and her court will preside over the evening's events.
This year the Eagle Backers athletic department support organization invites past Purdy graduates to wear their Purdy letter jackets or sweaters to the homecoming games. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: oldest Purdy jacket or sweater; Purdy jacket or sweater that traveled the farthest; and married couple with both present wearing Purdy jackets, and married the longest.
A registration table will be set up outside the gym for those wearing Purdy letter jackets or sweaters.
Photo by Bob Vice
Purdy High School's Mr. Tip-Off, the male royalty for the school's annual homecoming celebration, will be crowned in a special assembly during the school day on Feb. 1. This year's candidates, left to right, are: junior Tyler Scott, senior Glen Scott, freshman Jonatan Salazar, senior Cameron Terry, and sophomore Brayden Jones. [Bob Vice photo] [Order this photo]
Although all school jackets/sweaters are welcome to participate, prizes will be awarded to the wearers of Purdy jackets/sweaters only.