Tenaha names homecoming court; parade grand marshals

Roland and Dianne Cross as the 2018 Grand Marshals of the 65th annual Tenaha High School Homecoming Parade

The 2018 Homecoming Court for Tenaha High School has been announced and includes Christasha Suell, BETA Sweetheart, Amya Giles, Athletic Sweetheart, Sarai Valencia, Band Sweetheart, Gracie Martinson, Junior Duchess, Giselle Rico, Senior Duchess, Iyterrica Giles, Freshman Duchess, Marneisha Rasberry, Sophomore Duchess, Anna Holland, FFA Sweetheart and Guadelupe Sandaval, JCC Sweetheart.

The 2018 Homecoming Queen will be named during the homecoming pre-game ceremonies set to take place at 7p.m. On Saturday, Sept. 29.

This year’s Homecoming theme is The Power of Champions. Special recognition will be given to the 1998 State Championship football team. Homecoming activities planned for Saturday, Sept. 29 are Hall of Honor Induction Ceremony to take place at 10 a.m. in the Tenaha High School

Cafetorium. The Senior Class Fundraiser Luncheon begins at 11 a.m. on the Square. The Homecoming Parade will begin at 11:30 a.m. on the Tenaha Square.

Homecoming pre-game is set for 7 p.m., as the Tigers take on the Timpson Bears at 7:30 p.m.

Tenaha Independent School District has named Roland and Dianne Cross as the 2018 Grand Marshals of the 65th annual Tenaha High School Homecoming Parade.

Roland Cross, a 1956 graduate of Tenaha High School and Dianne Cross, a 1960 graduate of Plain Dealing, La., High School, will have the honor of leading this year’s parade.

They are lifelong members of the Tenaha community and have always played an active role in promoting the students of Tenaha ISD as well as promoting the success of the Tenaha community. School officials said Tenaha Independent School District is proud to have Mr. and Mrs. Cross as their 2018 Grand Marshal.