GIANT LIFE: Take a look at the latest MHSAA newsletter

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Newsletter

In the May 2016 issue of the Marion High School Alumni Association newsletter, “Giant Life”, you’ll find pictures and information about reunions, the Giant Challenge, the Marion High School boys basketball team’s record-tying eighth state championship, and more! We hope you will consider contributing updates for publication in our newsletter or here online. We want to hear about interesting things being done … Read More

Giants in the Spotlight: Alum to coach MHS baseball, and more good news to share!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Newsletter

The latest edition of the Marion Community Schools e-newsletter Giants in the Spotlight features plenty of great news to share! The newsletter includes information on the new baseball MHS coach (an alum!), the MHS Brain Game team, pictures from the recent Arts in the Park event that brought together MCS musicians and artists from all levels, and more good news to … Read More

The Giant Challenge was only the beginning!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

Alumni came together to have fun and help support Marion Giants athletics in July 2015, for the first-ever Giant Challenge. This fantastic fundraiser netted more than $17,000 for the athletics program, the first big push to fund a $2 million endowment at the Community Foundation of Grant County, which will provide funding for Giants athletics for decades to come. But that event was only … Read More

Giant Challenge was a GIANT success!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Special Event

The inaugural Giant Challenge has come to a close, and we are thrilled with the participation and the funds raised. Hundreds of people participated as players or fans, and we raised more than $17,000 for the Giant Dreams Endowment. To all the alumni, athletes, and fans who came out for this first annual Giant Challenge, we say THANK YOU! To our … Read More

Have you registered for this weekend’s Giant Challenge?

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Special Event

Online registration for most Giant Challenge 2015 weekend events is still open! We hope every MHS alum will consider participating in the event July 17 and 18, or giving a donation. Let’s make this a fun event with an incredible impact! >> Please go through the following list to determine which online registration form / payment option you should use. (Links included below.) Registration is still … Read More

Register for the Giant Challenge TODAY!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Special Event

Online registration for the Giant Challenge 2015 weekend events is now open! We hope every MHS alum will consider participating in the event July 17 and 18, or giving a donation. Let’s make this a fun event with an incredible impact! >> Please go through the following list to determine which online registration form / payment option you should use. (Links included below.) If … Read More

Giants in the Spotlight: Giant Dreams Campaign, Giant Challenge, and more good news to share!

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Newsletter, Special Event

The latest edition of the Marion Community Schools e-newsletter Giants in the Spotlight features plenty of great news to share! The newsletter includes information on the Giant Dreams Endowed Giving Campaign, the upcoming Giant Challenge events pitting alumni vs. athletes, and more good news to share from MCS! >> To view the latest Giants in the Spotlight newsletter, click here! 

Calling all Giants: Are you up to The Challenge?

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News, Special Event

This summer, we’re participating in a special alumni event called the Giant Challenge. We’re inviting former Giant athletes to come back for a friendly competition with current athletes. All funds raised through these events July 17-18, 2015, will help provide funding for MHS and MCS athletic programs. There will be several sporting events. Alumni can sign up to participate for a … Read More

Giant Dreams Endowed Giving Campaign kicks off with $150,000 in donations

Patricia GibsonMCS News, MHSAA News

The Marion High School Alumni Association, in conjunction with the Community Foundation of Grant County, is kicking off the Giant Dreams Endowed Giving Campaign to secure and enhance Marion Community Schools and improve opportunities for Marion students long into the future. Each year, tens of thousands of dollars is needed to sustain the athletics and arts programs and enhance the academic offerings … Read More