"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Stoughton High School Honor Roll
The 2012 Term 4 Stoughton High Honor Roll has been released and is posted here and in the media gallery of this article.
Students who were in grades 9-12 last spring were recognized for their academic achievements.
Highest Honors is all A’s in all subjects and Honors is all A’s and B’s in all subjects.
Click here to see the Stoughton High Honor Roll - Term 4 (2012)
2. Marijuana: What Every Parent Should Know
On Wednesday, Oct. 17, OASIS (Organizing Against Substances In Stoughton) collaborated with the Stoughton Public Schools Parent Engagement Coordinators to provide a marijuana education event for parents.
If you couldn't make it Wednesday evening, a similar presentation will take place Thursday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. at the Jones School, featuring OASIS member Dan Tarlin, a clinical social worker and Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselor at Westwood Lodge Hospital.
3. Stoughton Cub Scout Pack Growing
Stoughton's Pack 24 is starting a new Cub Scout Tiger Den. Parents of
any first grader who is interested should contact Pack 24 Cubmaster Lou Cote at email@example.com.
The Pack 24 website can be found by clicking here.
4. Reminder: Thursday is Food Pantry Day in Stoughton
Stoughton resident Peg Carbone continues her effort to curb hunger in Stoughton, personally picking up donations for the food pantries every Thursday.
Here's a note from Peg: "I pick up non perishable food and also household items every Thursday, anywhere in Stoughton and deliver them to the food pantry. Please tell your friends and neighbors. One item, one bag or several, and I will pick them up every Thursday."
Haven't called to arrange a pickup? It's not too late. Call Peg at 508-889-1385 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
5. Follow Stoughton High football LIVE
The Stoughton High football team (6-0) travels to Sharon (5-1) Saturday at 2 p.m. (note the time change) looking to improve to 7-0 and 2-0 in the Davenport Division.
Can't make it to the game?
Why wait until the following day or the following week to find out about how the Stoughton High football team fared? Why even wait until after the game?
You can follow all the action, as it happens, with our live blog, which will be posted on the site in time for Saturday's game.