Color Day changes due to district softball postponement

In response to Boone Central’s district softball tournament game being postponed to Saturday, Oct. 12, the school announced a decision to slightly alter the plans for Color Day events this weekend. This decision will allow all students to participate in a portion of the ceremony due to the many unknown variables a double elimination softball tournament presents.
On Friday, Oct. 11, at 3 p.m., a Crowning Ceremony will be held with all high school students in attendance. This will take place in the main gym and seniors participating in Color Day will need to report to the weight room at 2:45 for instructions. High school will run advisory schedule Friday afternoon with students reporting to the gym at 2:55 p.m. Seniors will be introduced and the Color Day Royalty will be announced. Parents, family and friends are invited to attend this event. Attire for this event will be CARDINAL CRAZY.
On Saturday, Oct. 12, the Color Day Coronation will be delayed 30 minutes and will begin at 8:30 p.m. The program for the Color Day Coronation will not change. The choir will sing, clubs and organizations will be honored, seniors will be introduced, and the attendants and King/Queen from Friday’s Crowning Ceremony will be recognized. Attire for this event is formal.
The Color Day Dance will start at the conclusion of the coronation/pictures and will end at midnight. Students must check into the dance by 10 p.m. in order to be allowed in. The SADD party will start at midnight and last until 2:30 am. Students must check into the SADD party by 12:30 am to be allowed in.
Additionally, Boone Central will be sending a fan bus to the softball games in Pierce on Saturday. Any high school student interested in riding the fan bus, please sign up in the main office by Friday at 3:30 pm. Fan bus departure will be at 10:15 a.m. Saturday. Return time will be no later than 7 p.m.