The Deer Creek School Warriors will host the Columbus Christian Academy Rams on Friday, October 7 for Homecoming. The theme for this year’s festivities is “Rock of Ages.” The Homecoming Pep Rally and presentation of Maids, Escorts, Flower Girls and Crown Bearer will be on at 9:30 a.m. in the DCS Gymnasium. The Spirit Display Competition winners between grades 7-12 will be announced at the pep rally. A Mother-Daughter luncheon for the maids and their mothers will follow the pep rally.
The Football game is at 7:00 p.m. Presentation of Homecoming Court and Crowning of the Queen will be at halftime of the game. Miss Sarah Thomas Hollingsworth, 2015 Queen, and Mr. Rob Ballinger, President of the School Board, will crown the new Queen. A Homecoming Dance will follow the game in the school gymnasium.
The following students were chosen by their classmates to represent them on the Homecoming Court.
VINCEYSHA FANE’ BUNTON is the daughter of Pamela and Octavus Mackin of Hollandale and Vince and Stephanie Bunton of Mayersville. Vinceysha will be escorted at the the pep rally by Hart Manus, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Manus of Greenville. Her escort at halftime will be her father, Mr. Vince Bunton. Vinceysha’s flower girl is Rileigh Morgyn Whatley , daughter of Winn and Ashley Whatley of Indianola.
LORI ELIZABETH LASSETT is the daughter of Mike and Kim Lassett of Leland. LoriBeth will be scorted at the pep rally by Joshua Cole Wicker, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wade Wicker Jr. of Greenville. Her escort at halftime will be her father, Mr. Mike Lassett.
Rileigh Morgyn Whatley , daughter of Winn and Ashley Whatley of Indianola will serve as the flower girl for Senior Maids Vinceysha Bunton and LoriBeth Lassett.
ANNE BAILEY PEYTON is the daughter of Mr. Bland Peyton of Arcola and Ms. Johna Peyton of Leland. She will be escorted at the pep rally by Darrell Drew Rexrode, son of Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Rexrode of Glen Allen. Her escort at halftime will be her father, Mr. Bland Peyton.
MARLY CAVENDER WELLS is the daughter of Greg and Robin Wells of Greenville. She will be escorted at the pep rally by Bailey Grey Verble, son of Mr. Edward Verble of Houston, Texas and Ms. Debbie Baxter of Greenville. Her escort at halftime will be her father, Mr. Greg Wells.
Emma Marquis, daughter of Robert Bryan and Robin Marquis of Indianola will serve as flower girl for Senior maids, Anne Bailey Peyton and Marly Wells.
MADISON MCKENZIE HOLT is the granddaughter of Melvin and Sherry Holt of Arcola. She will be escorted at the pep rally by Grant Dobbins, son of Randy and Shelia Dobbins of Greenville. Madison will be escorted at halftime by her grandfather, Mr. Melvin Holt.
EMILY CLAIRE ROWLEN is the daughter of Mark and Shannon Rowlen of Hollandale. She will be escorted at the pep rally by Jeremy Layton Hunter, son of Scott and Carol Hunter of Glen Allen. Emily will be escorted on the field by her father, Reverend Mark Rowlen.
The flower girl for the junior maids is Kadee Sullivan, daughter of Robby and Lauren Sullivan of Leland.
BRAY SMITH BRITTON is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Brad Britton of Rolling Fork. Her escort for the pep rally is Greyson Tharp, son of Mr. Stan Tharp of Greenville and Mrs. Stacy Tharp of Greenville. Bray will be escorted on the field by her father, Mr. Brad Britton.
ALYSSA LINN BROWN is the daughter of Bobby and Shondra Brown of Lake Village, Arkansas. She will be escorted at the pep rally by Preston Wade Wicker, son of Hester and Wade Wicker of Avon. Alyssa will be escorted on the field by her father, Mr. Bobby Brown.
The flower girl for the sophomore maids is Ellianna Gullett, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Beau Gullet of Leland.
MARY GRACE HOBART is the daughter of Chip and Mary Hobart of Hollandale, Her escort for the pep rally is Hunter Samuel Sims, son of Tommy and Gail Sims of Leland. Mary Grace will escorted on the field by her father, Mr. Chip Hobart.
ANNA SWAYZE HOLLINGSWORTH is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Crawford Hollingsworth of Glen Allan. Her escort for the pep rally is Jarod Bishop Satterfield, son of Ms. Connie Gordon of Greenville. Swayze will be escorted on the field by her grandfather, Mr. Jimmy Glisson.
The flower girl for the freshman maids is Anna Oltremari, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chase Oltremari of Greenville.
Sarah Thomas Hollingsworth, 2015 Homecoming Queen will crown this year’s queen. She will be escorted by Rob Ballinger, Deer Creek School Board President. The flower girl for the queen is Madelyn Thomas , daughter of Mrs. Crystal Hayman and Mr. Zach Thomas of Leland. The crown bearer for the queen is John Davis Oswalt, son of Mr.and Mrs. Paul Jason Oswalt of Hollandale.