Marion High School Hall of Distinction 2020 inductees named

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Marion Community Schools is pleased to announce the 2020 inductees to the Marion High School Hall of Distinction. The selection committee chose eight inductees: Jerry D. Whitton, Marion High School Class of 1959, longtime teacher and administrator at Marion Community Schools, director of Tucker Area Vocational and Career Center Mark Tracy Boatwright, Marion High School Class of 1960, Vietnam veteran, … Read More

MHSAA’s newest endowment will help fund Black History Club

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

In 2019, Marion High School Alumni Association started a new endowment in honor of longtime MHS teacher Bobbie Owensby. The Bobbie Owensby MHSAA Black History Club Fund will help ensure a secure future for the Marion High School Black History Club, which Mrs. Owensby has sponsored for decades, touching the lives of hundreds of students throughout the years with the … Read More

Get your tickets for the MHS Hall of Distinction 2019 Induction Banquet!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Special Event

Tickets will be on sale starting Aug. 12 for the 2019 Marion High School Hall of Distinction Induction Banquet. The banquet is set for 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at the Jones/Leedy/Bedford Banquet Room, Barnes Student Center, Indiana Wesleyan University, 4201 S. Washington St., Marion. (Inductees will also be a part of Marion Giants Homecoming Weekend.) Tickets can be … Read More

New Giants athletics streaming service and more membership perks!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Marion High School Alumni Association is excited to announce a new option coming soon for members! Starting in the 2019-2020 high school athletics season, home Giants games will be live-streamed online! (IHSAA tournaments and any other games or events for which live-streaming is prohibited will not be included.) To access this live streaming service, become a member of MHSAA at … Read More

MHS Hall of Distinction 2019 inductees named

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Marion Community Schools is pleased to announce the 2019 inductees to the Marion High School Hall of Distinction. The selection committee chose seven inductees: · Max R. Long, M.D., Marion High School Class of 1933, World War II veteran, serving with the U.S. Marines, and earning two Silver Stars and the Navy Cross, for his work evacuating the beaches at … Read More

MHS Hall of Distinction nominations due April 5

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Do you know a Marion High School alumnus who deserves recognition? Nominations for the MHS Hall of Distinction 2019 inductions are being accepted through Friday, April 5. The Hall seeks to honor men and women who have distinguished themselves through superb accomplishment on a local, state or national level in diverse fields of endeavor. It gives lasting recognition to alumni who … Read More

GIANT LIFE: Take a look at the latest MHSAA newsletter

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Newsletter

In the February 2019 issue of the Marion High School Alumni Association newsletter, “Giant Life”, you’ll find news about the new Marion Giants Arts Hall of Fame, a special honor for Coach Terry Lakes, the 2018 inductees into the Marion High School Hall of Distinction, and more!  >> Click here to view the full newsletter! We hope you will consider contributing … Read More

Two MHS grads named to Indiana Pacers dance team

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Two Marion High School alumni have been selected by the Indiana Pacers to be part of their new dance team, the Pacers Hype Crew. Class of 2017 graduate Gaby Padilla and Class of 2016 graduate Luis Hernandez are two of 18 members of the 2018-19 Pacers Hype Crew, which will perform on-court and interact with fans during Pacers home games, … Read More

REMINDER: MHS Hall of Distinction nominations due 5/9

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Do you know a Marion High School alumnus who deserves recognition? Nominations for the MHS Hall of Distinction 2018 inductions are being accepted through Wednesday, May 9. The Hall seeks to honor men and women who have distinguished themselves through superb accomplishment on a local, state or national level in diverse fields of endeavor. Nominations must be made in writing … Read More

GIANT LIFE: Take a look at the latest MHSAA newsletter

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Newsletter

In the March 2018 issue of the Marion High School Alumni Association newsletter, “Giant Life”, you’ll find exciting news about the Marion High School Marching Giants (and an homage to the 1969 state marching band champions), photos and information from the annual Marion-Florida reunion, an update on the Giant Dreams Endowments, new membership options, and more!  >> Click here to view … Read More