The 26th Annual School of the Osage Senior Citizen's Banquet was held on Nov. 15 in the high school commons.
Nearly 500 area senior citizens were in attendance. More than 100 students from the high school worked to serve the seniors an excellent dinner prepared by the Osage cooks. Area businesses donated 45 door prizes that were awarded to seniors in attendance. Before dinner guests were entertained by the high school Jazz Band, and vocal groups, Girls' Glee and Les Chanteurs.
The upper elementary Choralettes also performed. After dinner guests were invited to attend this year's fall musical "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers." Tricia Foster, National Honor Society sponsor said, "It was a fabulous evening of entertainment."
The district would like to thank the following businesses who provided door prizes for this year's event. In no certain order, they are: Maurices, Massage Luxe, Tan Company, Half-Sauced BBQ, Puppy Stop, Lil Rizzo's, Yankee Peddlers, Osage National, Stewart's, Pistol's Plus, Ozarkland, Kwik Kar, Stonecrest Book and Toy, The Uniform Outlet, Calvin Klein, Van Heusen, Nike, JJ Twigs, Saffees, Osage Beach Premium Outlets, Vista Grande, Bella Donna Salon, Osage River Popcorn Company, Birdies and Tees, Paul's Supermarket, Hy-Vee, Skechers, Denny's and Grandma's Candy Kitchen.