(L-R) Jean Price, JR Price, Carmen Badell, VP GHS Student Council and Jack Marchal, President GHS Student Council. (Richard Brown photo)

Jean and JR Price named GHS Homecoming Parade Grand Marshals

Jean and JR Price combine for 93 years teaching at Greenville Senior High School

GREENVILLE – The Greenville Senior High School Student Council selected Jean and JR Price as the 2021 Homecoming Parade Grand Marshals.

JR is the son of Jean and together they have a combined total of 93 years teaching at Greenville Senior High School.

“We are honored to chosen for Grand Marshal,” stated Jean. “All great memories of Greenville High School.”

The favorite part of homecoming for Price, “activities for the kids and staff – the whole week,” she said.

Jean, a Rio Grand College graduate taught two years at Arcanum (1962-1964) before coming going to Greenville where she would teach from 1964-1999 and still substitute teaches at GHS.

JR Price is a 1980 Greenville alum and graduate of Eastern Kentucky, began his teaching career at Union City Community High School in 1986 and began teaching at Greenville Senior High School in 1988 where he continues to teach today.

Darke County Now Editor Gaylen Blosser

Gaylen Blosser / Publisher

Gaylen Blosser is a sports enthusiast and has covered high school sports for nearly 20 years in Southwest Ohio. Gaylen has been a media sportswriter while most recently serving as Sports Editor for the local newspaper and will now serve as editor of Darke County Now while continuing to cover athletics. Gaylen is an accomplished photographer who has captured thousands of athletes in action over the years and is the recipient of the OHSAA Friends of Athletes Award and OHSAA Respect the Game State Award. Contact Darke County Now Editor Gaylen Blosser at gblosser@darkecountynow.com or 937-459-9547.

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