- Congratulations to the Independence Ladykat basketball team for their win over Holly Springs in overtime; final score was 66-60. The leading scorers for Independence was Kimi Webb with 20 points, Elisha Wilson with 15 points, and Kaitlyn Lindsey with 12 points and 4 blocks.
- Congratulations to the Band and Choir for an amazing performance last night in the Christmas concert, we are proud of all of you!
- Spanish Club members bring your two bottles of soap and Christmas decorations to Mrs. Baker’s room by Friday!
- Happy Birthday to Steve Farrow!
On this day in 1533, the three-year-old who became Ivan the Terrible was proclaimed the grand prince of Moscow upon the death of his father, Grand Prince Vasily III, with his mother ruling in Ivan's name until her death in 1538.