Reunited for the holidays
The Newton County Comprehensive High School’s Class of 1977 celebrated the 35th anniversary of its graduation at a Christmas Gala on Dec.1 at the American Legion Post 32 Building.
Those who attended were: Yvonne Adams Carr, Sherry Avery, Jerome Benton, Emmanuel Benton, Scott Blair, Cynthia Banks Bostick, Michael Boswell Williams, Katheryn Brown Banks, Brenda Caudill Bagwell, Cheryl Clark Babb, Charlene Collier Cobb, Donnie Compton, Wanda Cook Moore, Judy Cook Sawyers, Anne Marie Crawford Kurtz, Jimmy Curtis, Willie Davis, Henry Duncan, Larry Eubanks, Phillip Fuller, Judy Gaither Dial, Cheryl Henderson Williams, Gerald Henderson, Mike Humphrey, Jane Hunt Compton, Kathy Mathis Bell, Shirley Russ, Lillie Thomas, Walter Traylor, Joan Walton Castellana, Sharon Weaver Silvery, Johnny Williamsonand Ricardo Wyatt.
The class danced to the seventies sounds with D.J. Leroy Freeman, posed for pictures with photographer Lillie Thomas and enjoyed a festive Christmas buffet.
In the spirit of Christmas, each class member brought an unwrapped toy to be distributed by Post 32 to needy children this Christmas. More than 40 wonderful toys were left, under the tree, at the American Legion Post 32 Building.
Having reached the half-century mark in age, the class members vowed to keep in touch and share in class activities monthly.