Senior dance

Senior dance

WHITESBORO — St. Patrick’s Day will be the theme of this Friday’s 40-plus dance at the Whitesboro Community Center, 400 Wilson Street. The dance runs from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. and attendees are encouraged to wear green.

Providing live music will be The Rustlers with Doug Martin. Free refreshments will be served at half-time. There is no alcohol allowed on the premises and no smoking inside the building.

Simmons is finalist

Jessica Simmons, daughter of Rick and Jennifer Simmons of Denison, has been selected as a finalist to compete in Texas’ 34th annual Homecoming Queen Selection on April 6 at the Dallas Fort Worth Marriott in Irving. The winner of the Texas selection will receive a cash scholarship and an all-expense-paid trip to the National Finals to compete with queens from other states for the title of America’s Homecoming Queen.

America’s Homecoming Queen Inc. is a non-profit organization promoting education, educational travel and community service throughout the nation.