The town of Perrin is gearing up for the city-wide celebration of the 100th anniversary of the town's school system. The following plans are in force.
Thursday, Sept. 26, beginning at 3:30 pm, there will be a city wide festival with booths for games and other items. To reserve booth space contact elementary principal Amy Salazar at (940) 798-3718 extension 229.
At dark on Thursday, there will be a bonfire in the area west of the AG barn.
Friday, Sept. 27 the homecoming parade will begin with the lineup of floats and all participants at 2 p.m. in front of the elementary building. It will end up at the football field for a rousing pep rally.
There will be a volleyball game at 4 p.m. against Poolville in the high school gym.
At 7:30 p.m. Friday, the Pirate football team will play Santo in the homecoming game at Pirate Stadium. At halftime recognition will be given to the alumni class with the most attendees, the class that traveled the farthest, the oldest alumni from the ones who attend the game.
After the football game there will be a student dance in the school cafeteria.
Saturday, Sept. 28, alumni are planning on get-togethers. There will be a lunch served at noon in the high school gym. Cost will be $9 a plate which will be catered by Mineral Wells Chicken Express.