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Homecoming for Gaston High School celebrated in style

NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: KENT FRASURE - Members of the 2015 Gaston High School homecoming court included: Lindsay Vandyke, Aiden Flanagan, Jasmine Camacho, Jarad Davis, Sammy Vandehey, Harrison Morgan, Hannah Bonebrake, Ian Mann, Hannah Unger and Nick Steele.     “Don’t Stop the Music” was the theme of Gaston High School’s 2015 homecoming week celebration Oct. 12-17.

On Tuesday, Oct. 13, members of the homecoming court were awakened at their homes and brought to the school for breakfast. Later that day, GHS hosted a “Stuff the Stands” event supporting the junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams.

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, the school hosted a fall sports recognition and coronation event. “Duct Tape Day” was held Thursday.

Community members, as well as GHS students and staff, enjoyed the annual homecoming parade Friday, Oct. 16, followed by a carnival from and Senior Night at the varsity football game against Vernonia. The court was presented at halftime.

The homecoming dance took place Saturday, Oct. 17.