Reunions calendar



GEORGE P. BUTLER HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1978: 30-year class reunion; Oct. 3-4; to make reservations and purchase tickets, visit

LUCY CRAFT LANEY COMPREHENSIVE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1974: Reunion planning meeting; 4 p.m. fourth Saturdays, Highland Avenue Fire Department Community Room, 1898 Highland Ave.; for 35-year reunion May 29-31; Delores Gifford-Campbell, (706) 495-3413,,

WARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL 1974: Seeking alumni to organize reunion for Sept. 20; Senior Citizens Community Center, Warrenton; Delores Cartledge, (706) 595-8039


AIKEN HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1988 CRUISE THE CARIBBEAN: 20-year class reunion cruise; Oct. 2-5; e-mail your updated address; (803) 979-5815,

AIKEN HIGH CLASS OF 1988: 20-year class reunion; 6-11 p.m. Nov. 28; invitations coming soon; update contact info at

AIKEN HIGH CLASS OF 1998: Seeking alumni for a 10-year reunion; classreunionof98

ST. ANGELA ACADEMY CLASS OF 1958: Seeking alumni and classmates (1952-1962) for super reunion Oct. 3 and 4, Knights of Columbus, Aiken;

SOUTH AIKEN HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1984: Seeking classmates for 25-year class reunion Nov. 28, 2009; send mailing address and contact information to

STROM THURMOND HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1988: 20-year class reunion; Sept. 26-27; (803) 645-4612;


OUZTS FAMILY: Begins 10 a.m., lunch 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Hickory Knob State Park, Long Cane Center, 1591 Resort Drive, McCormick, S.C.; bring a picnic lunch; plates, cutlery, ice and paper goods will be supplied; door prizes; Judy N. Long (864) 933-3013, Connie McNeill (864) 446-7272


uss william v. pratt (dlg-13/ddg-44): Today-Monday , Dulles Airport Hyatt, 2300 Dulles Corner Blvd., Herndon, Va.; Rodger Hall (309) 289-8750,

USS PHILIP (DD-498): Sunday, Pittsburgh; Joe Kuhar

USS RENSHAW (DD-499): Monday, Providence, R.I.; Jim Giddings

USS WISCONSIN (BB-64): Tuesday, Norfolk, Va.; Ladonna Bradshaw

USS ABNAKI (ATF-96): Wednesday, St. Louis; Pete Kingsley

USS ELDORADO (AGC-11): Wednesday, St. Louis; Mark Gage

USS MADDOX DESTROYER ASSOCIATION (DD-168, DD-622 & DD-731): Sept. 3-7, Oklahoma City; Cliff Gillespie (337) 616-8450,


USS CASCADE (AD-16): Sept. 15-22, Sheraton Park Ridge Hotel, 480 North Gulph Road, King of Prussia, Pa.; Bob Croghan (314) 954-7801,

USS BADOENG STRAIT CVE 116: Seeking former members and air groups for a reunion Sept. 21-24; Henry Trotter (210) 658-3447

USS BENJAMIN STODDERT (DDG-22): Oct. 2-6, Dulles Airport Hyatt, 2300 Dulles Corner Blvd., Herndon, Va.; Louis Turilli (630) 529-9875,

USS CANBERRA (CA-70/CAG-2, 1943-1970): Oct. 8-12, Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2270 Hotel Circle North, San Diego; Ken Minick (740) 423-8976,

USS IWO JIMA CLASS ASSOCIATION (LPH-2/LHD-7, LPH-3, LPH-10, LPH-11): Oct. 15-19, Marriott Hotel, 1562 Crossways Blvd., Chesapeake, Va.; Robert McAnally (866) 237-3137,

USS L.Y. SPEAR (AS-36): Oct. 16-20, Dulles Airport Hyatt, 2300 Dulles Corner Blvd., Herndon, Va.; Bill Barnard (770) 943-0390,


Hephzibah grad serving on Navy destroyer

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM — A 1986 Hephzibah High School graduate and Augusta native is serving in the Navy aboard the guided-... Read more

4-H members collect pop tabs for local charity


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School menus




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