Alabama Independent School Association Announces Springwood School
as the AISA State PRESIDENT’S AWARD Winner for 2009-2010
The AISA PRESIDENT’S AWARD program is sponsored by the AISA to recognize member schools
with outstanding educational programs. Criteria for winning the Alabama Independent School
Association PRESIDENT’S AWARD includes achievement in all areas of school excellence such as:
standardized testing, scholarships, academic scholars, academic competitions, professional person-
nel standards and development, accreditation, and other activities that celebrate excellence in
academics. AISA officials stated that Springwood School has attained a high level of excellence in
all areas of student and teacher performance, plant and facilities, student life, and community
involvement. Pictured below are some of Springwood’s AISA State Awards for the
2009—2010 school year. Congratulations Springwood School!
Superior Rating – AISA State Choral Festival
5th grade student—Venu Reddy
AISA State Spelling Bee winner
and AISA State Reading winner
Superior Rating - AISA
State Band Festival Springwood Drama Team received two1st
Place Awards at the AISA State Drama
Festival. In the four event competition,
Springwood Scholars Bowl Springwood won in Duet and Ensemble.
Team—State Runner-Up at
AISA State Scholars Bowl
AISA Most Outstanding Female
Choral Student—Ashley Davis
40 years & counting
Springwood Faculty Accomplishments
Mr. Warren Nolen -AISA State Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Mr. Warren Nolen for being named AISA 2A State
Secondary Teacher of the Year for 2010. In announcing the award,
AISA Executive Director, Don Oswald said “Warren Nolen richly de-
serves the recognition and accolades for his excellence, enthusiasm,
and concern. He consistently demonstrates that high expectations in
the classroom bring high performance.”
Mr. Nolen has 34 years of teaching experience and instructs Spring-
wood students in world history, U.S. history, and economics. He serves
as the Springwood Scholars Bowl coach and the girls tennis coach. Mr.
Nolen and his wife, Dianne, are the parents of two Springwood gradu-
ates, Blair Nolen DeCoux’00 and Brett Nolen’04.
Mr. Nolen stated “being selected AISA teacher of the year is a once in
a lifetime joy. I accept the award on behalf of the entire Springwood
family. It’s a daily blessing to be able to work with such a wonderful
administration, faculty and student body.”
Mrs. Allyson Langley Matthews ’83
to lead Springwood High School
Allyson Langley Matthews, Class of 1983, will begin a new job when
school opens the doors in August. Mrs. Matthews will assume the
position of High School Director. Some of her responsibilities include:
curriculum and program development and evaluation for 7th - 12th
grades, monitoring all aspects of student life, and assisting Head-
master, Mr. Bill Parsons with other administrative duties.
Allyson Matthews is a 1987 graduate of LaGrange College where she
received a degree in Chemistry. Mrs. Matthews has been on staff at
Springwood over the last two decades teaching science. Anatomy, Life
Science, Biology, and Elementary Lab are some of the courses she has
instructed. She has also sponsored JV Cheer, Dance Team, SGA, and
She and her husband, Richard have three children. Their oldest daugh-
ter, Carrie, Springwood Class of 2008, attends North Georgia College in
Dahlonega. Langley is a rising 6th grader and Emily Jo will be four
years old in September. Richard and Allyson have also embarked on a
new business venture. They are the owners of Momma Goldberg’s fran-
chisees in LaGrange and Columbus.
Mrs. Matthews contends that this new challenge is a natural fit for her
personality. She said “God gave me an insatiable curiosity that prompts me to want to figure out how to do things
more efficiently. Because Springwood is such an integral part of my family and of our community, I can’t think of a
better place to serve.”
Mrs. Terri Frazer Darden ’77 receives
National Counselor Certification
Mrs. Terri Frazer Darden’77 recently completed the final requirements of the Na-
tional Certified Counselor certification process and received the prestigious distinc-
tion of becoming a National Certified Counselor. She was the counselor at Spring-
wood from 2002-2007 and left for two years to continue her education, returning in
2009. Mrs. Darden has a BA in French from Auburn University, a Master’s in School
Counseling from Columbus State, and is a member of the American School Counsel-
ing Association and The Southern Association for College Admissions Counselors.
Terri is also a member of the Disaster Relief Team for the American Red Cross, serv-
ing as a Mental Health Volunteer. She has spent time volunteering for the West
Georgia Hospice's Camp Dogwood (a grief camp for children). She is also a member
of Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, and Chi Sigma Iota Honoraries.
Terri is married to Tom Darden'75 and they have three children, Hayley’04,
Frazer’09, and Alex (deceased). Hayley graduated from Wheaton College (Wheaton,
Illinois) in 2008 with a BA degree in political science, Bible and theology, and with a
certificate in urban studies. She currently lives and works in Washington, DC. Frazer
is a sophomore at Auburn University majoring in pre-physical therapy.
2010 Springwood School
Service Award and Alumni
Scholarship Award Winners:
Dana Miller & Matthew Miller
At Springwood’s Honor’s Day ceremony in May,
Mrs. Dana Miller was presented the
“Springwood School Service Award”. Dana is
the mother of three Springwood graduates:
Hadley ‘05, Trey ‘07, and Matthew ‘10. She was
recognized for generously donating her time,
talents, and financial support to numerous
Springwood projects and organizations over
the past 10 years. Pictured at the left is Dana
Miller and her son, Matthew. Matthew Miller is
the recipient the 2010 Springwood School
Alumni Scholarship. He will be attending the
University of Tennessee in the fall.
COLLEGE BOUND—Springwood Class of 2010!
The 22 members of the Class of 2010 earned $685,000 in college scholarships!
Pictured above front l-r: Elana Reynolds,
Matthew Miller, Taylor Coleman (Christy
Mullins ‘86), Tucker Solt, Kaine Ruddock,
Kristen Oliver (Bill Oliver ‘78), Gabe Martin,
Annie Andrews (Benjy Andrews’80), Caitlyn
Calhoun. Back l-r: Erin McElvy (Joe McElvy
’79), Caroline Stevens, Erika Wood, Ashley
Davis, Patrick Bolton, Sam Webb (Lee Murray
’78), Taylor McDiarmid, Charlie Groover,
Jordan Edge, Leah Ward (Greg Ward ’76 &
Marie Dunn ’79), Nikki Self, Sarah Lynn,
Kaine Ruddock (Valedictorian) plans to study
Industrial Design at the University of Houston.
Tucker Solt (Salutatorian) will attend the Univer-
sity of Colorado on an Army ROTC scholarship.
“Senior Olympics” – May 2010
Mr. Joey Strength - 2010 Distinguished Alumnus
Mr. Joey Strength, Springwood Joey served as a legal assistance
Class of 1988, is the winner of attorney, military prosecutor, and
the 2010 Distinguished Alumni a Special Assistant United States
Award. In May at Honors Day, Attorney for the Western District
Joey was honored for his admira- of Texas. In 1999 Joey completed
ble achievements since high his tour of active duty and moved
school. The Alumni Association to St. Simons Island, GA.
thanks his former classmate, Mrs. Today as an attorney with the
Jenifer Smith Ewing for nominat- Real Estate Practice Group of
ing Joey for this award. Joey is a Gilbert, Harrell, Sumerford &
now a partner in the Real Estate Martin, Joey has extensive
Practice Group of one of the old- experience in a wide variety of
est law firms in Georgia and he real estate related matters. He
and his is wife, Deanie, have two is also active in his community,
children. serving on the Board of Directors
In 1988, as a Springwood senior, of the St. Simons Land Trust, the
Joey Strength was President of United Way of Coastal Georgia, St.
the National Honor Society, Vice Marks Towers, and is a member
President of the Interact Club, of the St. Simons Presbyterian
Captain of the Football Team, a Church. Joey is a member of the Retiring Springwood
Wrestling State Champion, and American Bar Association, the
voted “Most Likely to Succeed”. State Bar of Georgia, and the
Teachers: Linda Combs
After high school graduation, Joey State Bar of Alabama. and David Dunn
attended the University of Thad Huguley, another Spring-
Alabama on a Presidential wood classmate of Joey Strength,
Scholarship. At the University, who was the recipient of the
he was elected Treasurer of the Distinguished Springwood
Student Government Association Alumni Award in 2005, wrote
and President of Omicron Delta these words regarding Joey’s
Kappa, a respected senior honor selection. Thad said when Joey
society. He was also selected for graduated from Springwood in
membership in Mortar Board and 1988, Mrs. Nannie Ferguson, who
Phi Beta Kappa. In his senior year was then High School Director
of college, he received the Sulli- said it best. She said “Joey
van Medallion, which is the Strength is excellence personi-
highest award given by the fied.” That is an incredibly high
University to a graduating senior. standard to live up to, but as
At college graduation, Joey was anyone who knows Joey would
commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant fully expect, since leaving Spring- Congratulations to Mrs. Combs and
in the U.S. Army and took an Mr. Dunn on their retirements.
wood 22 years ago, in everything Linda Combs retired this year after
educational delay for law school. he has ever done, he has met and
29 years at Springwood. David Dunn
He attended the University of exceeded the bar set for him. retired after 11 years at the school.
Alabama School of Law, where he Thad continued “in my opinion, He had previously retired from the
was chosen as the brief-writer for Joey Strength is one of the very State of Georgia. We wish both of
the School's Jessup International best Springwood has ever them the very best!
Moot Court Team. He helped his produced, and I am thrilled he
team win the Baxter Award for is receiving the Distinguished
the best applicant brief in the Alumni Award this year.”
international competition. He The Springwood Alumni Associa-
graduated from law school with
tion congratulates Joey Strength
honors and entered the United
States Army Judge Advocate for being named the 2010 Distin-
General's Corps, assigned to Fort guished Alumnus.
Hood, Texas. While at Fort Hood,
Springwood Track Team
State Champions – AISA 800 and 1600 m run
State Champions – Boys 3200 m relay
State Champion – Jr. High 800 m run
Springwood Soccer Team
AISA State Semi-Finals
Lady Wildcats Softball Team
AISA State Runner-up
Undefeated Region Record
AISA All-State Team Members
Springwood Softball senior pitcher, Jordan Edge (16)
and all-purpose player and designated hitter, 8th
grader, Katelyn Fuller (00) were named to the Alabama
Sports Writers Association AISA All-State Softball
and JV Cheerleaders
Outstanding performance by
Springwood cheerleaders at AISA
Cheer Camp at Huntingdon
College in Montgomery in July.
The Varsity cheerleaders placed
2nd in cheer competition in their
division as well as AISA runner-
up. They won all blue superior
ribbons throughout camp! The
JV cheerleaders were awarded a
superior squad trophy as well as
blue superior ribbons throughout
News from Springwood School Alumni
Class of 1982 Chemistry degree in 1999 and a Master of Business Admini-
stration degree with a finance concentration in 2002 from
Kelly Graves Shockley lives in Columbia, SC with husband, Scott Auburn University.
and their two children, Perri (11) and Braden (9). Kelly
received her degree from the University of Georgia and is
self-employed as a Marketing Consultant. Class of 1995
Class of 1986 Zach and Hannah Billingsley
announce the birth of Emer-
Mark Bowling enjoys working
son Grace Billingsley, born
with his wife, Lisa, producing
May 23, 2010. Emerson was
corporate shows, meetings, and
6 lbs. 12 oz. and 20” long.
events for Black Sheep Produc-
Zach and his family reside in
tions. They have two sons, Bis-
Santa Rosa Beach, FL Emer-
marck (4) and Brooks (3).
son pictured on the right.
Congratulations to Thomas and
Elizabeth Ann Duttera on the
Congratulations to Thomas and
birth of their son, James Thomas
Laura Lanier Davison on the birth
Duttera, III on December 30,
of their son, Henry Luke. He was
2009. He weighed 7 lbs.14 oz. and
born on January 19, weighed 7
was 20” long. Pictured right.
lbs, 4.4 oz. and was 20 ¾ inches.
Melanie Helms Hunkapiller lives in
Atlanta, GA with husband, Bill, and
their two year old son, Will. Melanie
Class of 1996
has a Business Degree from the Uni- Holly Hill Dougal and husband, Jonathan, live in Jacksonville,
versity of Georgia and she now works AL. They have two children, two year old, Cooper, and one year
remotely from her home as a contract old, Ansley Caroline. Holly graduated from University of Ten-
recruiter for Microsoft. Will pictured nessee with a B.S. in Human Ecology-Family Studies.
at left. Class of 1999
Class of 1991 Haley Estes has recently moved to Bay Minette, AL where she is
a Marketing Rep for Auto-Owners Insurance.
Jenna Huguley Brown has two chil-
dren at Springwood. Mary Beth will Class of 2000
be in K5 and Jack in 3rd grade when school begins in the fall.
Jenna says that they both love being Wildcats! After 8 years as Jacob Billingsley and his wife,
a stay-at-home mom, Jenna went back to work last year as a Sara, reside in Gainesville, GA. Jacob
Math Remediation/small group teacher at WO Lance Elemen- is a Sales Representative with Sher-
tary School in Lanett. win Williams for Northeast Georgia
Class of 1993 and Sara is a stay at home mom. The
Billingsley’s have one son, born on
Josh and Brooke Ballard welcomed August 10th, 2009, named Jacob
a baby girl, Olivia Reid, on March Wynne Billingsley. Wynne is
18, 2010. She weighed 6 lbs 6 oz pictured on left.
and was 19.5 inches. The picture
on the right shows big sister, Avery McKenzie Davenport and wife, Helen
(5), holding the Ballard’s newest Marie, had a baby girl on May 24,
addition. 2010. Her name is Helen Anne. The Davenports moved to Mil-
Stephanie Siggers Pope lives in ledgeville, GA in June, where McKenzie is a CFO of a company.
Calera, AL with husband, Brian, and daughter, Piper. Stephanie
is the Interior Design Department Head and Senior Associate at Jake Sanders and wife, Tally, live in Norcross, GA with their
Davis Architects. Stephanie graduated from the University of baby girl, Truss, who was born 10/10/2009. Jake is a Financial
Alabama with an Interior Design major and Planner with Financial Network Associates, Inc.
an Art History minor.
Class of 2001
Class of 1994
Laura Knox Heath graduated from Auburn Uni-
Erin Zodrow Holsten is an OB/Gyn Physician. versity with a B.S. in Agricultural Business &
She is currently an Assistant Professor and Economics. She and husband, Brandon, live in
the Director of Medical Student Education at Opelika and she is a Customer Service and Ac-
the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. count Manager for V2 Composites, Inc.
Erin has a son, Nicolas, who is five years old. Dustin Ogle and wife, Lauren, welcomed a new
Congratulations to Jeff Stanfield and Regan baby named Fisher on January 19, 2010. Dustin
Allison Thwing of Atlanta on their marriage has a Radiology Degree from Southern Union
on July 31, 2010. (Pictured right) Jeff is and is employed at Lanier Hospital in Valley, AL
employed as vice president in the Acquired as a Radiology Tech.
Asset Group of Branch Banking and Trust in
Atlanta. He received a Bachelor of Textile
More News from Springwood School Alumni
Class of 2001 (continued) employed as a public relations practitioner with Deane,
Smith Media Innovations in Nashville. She is engaged to
Congratulations to Mary Addison Wolfe, on her marriage to marry Craig McClellan on October 30, 2010.
Grant Doornbos in April. Mary is the daughter of Luann
Addison Jones ’78 and the late Eric Wolfe ‘78. Mary is a 2005 Frank Harrell graduated from Columbus State University
summa cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia and with a B.S. in Criminology and Criminal Justice. He will be
a 2009 graduate of the attending Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, MO in
Medical College of Geor- the fall.
gia with a Doctorate of Carrie Hicks graduated with honors in April from Jackson-
Dental Medicine. Mary ville State University with a B.S. in Pre-health Biology and a
began her pediatric minor in Chemistry. Carrie will attend the Auburn University
dental residency at the College of Veterinary Medicine beginning in August. Carrie is
University of Louisville the daughter of Laurie Meadows Yates ’76. While attending
in Kentucky in July 2010. JSU, Carrie was an active member of Phi Mu Fraternity,
Mary’s husband is an Freshmen Forum (SGA), JSU Ambassadors, Gamecock Orien-
anesthesiology resident tation Leaders and Student Coordinator, and SGA Student
also at the University of Activities Council. She was named homecoming queen run-
Louisville. ner-up in 2009. Carrie was a student worker in the office of
admissions and student life office, as
Class of 2003 well. She was involved in Omicron
Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society,
Dixon Davenport married Michelle Samoray on January 30, Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society,
2010 in Nashville, TN. They live in Atlanta where Dixon is a American Chemical Society, the Order
CPA with Ernst Young. of Omega, Rho Lambda and Gamma
Class of 2005 Sigma Alpha Greek honor societies.
Carrie’s contributions at Jacksonville
Emma Ashburner Cook State also earned her university recog-
and husband, Adam wel- nition as the 2009 Greek Woman of the
comed son, Lawson Pete, Year, Order of Omega Scholarship recipient, and the Alice D.
on February 17, 2010. Cusimano Orientation Award.
(Pictured right) He was 9
Joey Johnson graduated magna cum laude from Clemson
lbs 4 oz and 22 inches.
University in May with a Bachelor of Science degree in
The Cooks live in
Financial Management and a minor in Accounting. At
Clemson, Joey was President of CLEMSONLiVE, a member of
Congratulations to Angela the President’s Student Advisory Council and the Clemson
Sullivan and Adam White on University Leadership Council. He was the treasurer of
their marriage on August 14, Golden Key International Honor Society and completed the
2010. Leader Shape Institute training. In June, Joey began work as
Class of 2006 a professional development program associate in the Global-
ization Group with Colonial Life/Unum/Provident in Chatta-
Laura Fagan graduated magna nooga, TN in a five-year executive training program.
cum laude from Belmont Uni-
In May Matthew Reynolds graduated from the United States
versity in Nashville in May with
Air Force Academy on the Dean’s List after completion of the
a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations, with a mi-
Scholars Program. Matthew received a Bachelor of Science
nor in Music Business. Laura is a member of the Public Rela-
Degree in English with a concentration in British Literature
tions Society of America and was employed with Tower
and a minor in Philosophy. He was commissioned as a
Creative Consultants, a student-run public relations firm on
Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force.
Belmont's campus. She's also a freelance writer and was
published in the Belmont Vision newspaper. Laura is
Alumni Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations due by September 1, 2010
The Springwood Athletic Hall of Fame was established in 2004 to recognize lasting athletic achievements of Spring-
wood students. To be eligible for nomination, individuals must have the following:
Must have attended Springwood for a minimum of 2 years and lettered in at least 2 sports.
Must have displayed outstanding athletic performance, team leadership, and individual achievement in
sports supported by post-season honors (record-setting performance, district or state recognition, and/or
winning an individual championship).
Will not be considered until more than fifteen years have passed since their Springwood graduation.
Springwood alumni, as well as faculty, parents, and coaches are invited to submit nominations by email. The
Springwood Alumni Council, current and former Springwood Administration and coaches will review all nomina-
tions. This year the deadline for receiving nominations is September 1, 2010.
Please email your nomination to firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP.
Springwood School’s Interim Week
As part of our vision to create an environment of excellence, preparing individuals for life, Springwood realizes
the value of non-traditional learning experiences for students. For many years, job shadowing, community
service, field trips, and mini-courses have comprised the Interim Program for Springwood 7th—12th students.
Students and teachers alike enjoy the opportunity to interact beyond the confines of the traditional classroom.
SIFAT: Springwood 7th graders attended a Cross-Cultural Jekyll Island: For Interim, Springwood eighth grade
Awareness Retreat at SIFAT near Lineville, AL. They learned students visited Jekyll Island 4-H Center. Day
valuable information and experienced hands-on activities in classes students experienced included marsh,
the following areas: Around the World, Village Luncheon, beach ecology, reptiles, seining, maritime forest,
International Sharing/Missionary Testimonies, Technology, north end study, and slough. Night classes included
and Slum Experience. The students participated in making night walk, astronomy on the beach, sea turtles,
an inertia pump, worked in teams on the low ropes course volleyball, and campfire. Students at Springwood
and walked across a suspended rope bridge. They enjoy vari- have enjoyed this Jekyll Island trip for over 20
ous games encouraging team work and role-playing activities. years.
SIFAT Jekyll Island
Mini-courses: During Interim Week a variety of courses Day Trips: Sophomores spent Interim Week going on day
are offered to 9th graders including scrap booking, trips. Students toured the Hyundai Plant in Montgomery,
cooking, CPR and First Aid certification, jeopardy, visited Pine Mountain Adventures, CNN and the corporate
zumba, tennis, weird science, and mountain biking. office of Chick-Fil-A in Atlanta, and The Little White House
in Warm Springs.
Job Shadowing: Springwood seniors job shadowed
during Interim. Seniors explored possible careers in Community Service: The Juniors spent Interim Week doing
occupations such as medicine, law, dentistry, journal- community service. They worked in the local community
ism, engineering, education, and business. Students each day helping out the Chattahoochee River Develop-
selected their work site and benefited from a first-hand ment, the West Point Depot, the Chamber of Commerce,
look at their prospective career choice. Students were and more. The students kept a journal of the tasks they
required to keep a daily journal, and write a 750 word completed and wrote an essay detailing the impact of
project report. on their experience. service on the lives of both themselves and the recipients.
Campbell’s Labels for Education Program
Recently Springwood was a first prize win-
ner in the Campbell’s Labels for Education
Artist Ambassador Sweepstakes. Mrs. Hollie
Zachry, wife of David Zachry’97, and mother
of Springwood kindergarten student, Miles
Zachry, entered the Artist Ambassador
Sweepstakes contest by registering on the
Labels for Education website. In May, she
was notified that Springwood School was
selected to receive an assortment of musical
instruments including a rhythm instrument
set, two acoustic guitars, a digital electronic
piano, a student violin, a handbell and desk-
bell set, a karaoke machine and a micro-
phone valued at $2,004.45!! The Campbell’s
Company is sponsoring another contest
entitled “Save Big. Dream Big”. To help win
a Star Powered Music day for Springwood,
register at www.labelsforeducation.com
anytime between now and 10/31/10.
Since 1973, the Campbell’s Labels for pated in the Campbell’s Labels for Campbell’s soups, bean products and
Education program has awarded schools Education program for the past 15 years tomato juices, Franco-American gravies
free educational equipment in exchange and will continue to participate. Those and SpaghettiO’s, Pace picante sauce,
for labels from Campbell’s products. It’s interested in supporting Springwood Pepperidge Farm products such as Gold-
a fun, easy program in which students, School and this program may help by fish, breads, croutons, cookies and
their families and members of the saving your proofs of purchase from cakes, Swanson broths and frozen dinner
community can join together to seek a Campbell’s products and sending them in and V-8 vegetable juices and Splash.
common goal. Springwood has partici- to the school. Eligible products include
Saving labels paid off in a big way for Spring-
wood School last November. An eight year
team effort on the part of students, parents,
and many Springwood supporters reached a
goal of collecting 1.6 million Campbell Soup
Company labels earning a brand new mini-
van for the school!
ALUMNI CAN HELP BY SAVING
LABELS FOR SPRINGWOOD
Springwood Summer Camps
SPRINGWOOD INAUGURAL FCA FOOTBALL CAMP -
Shown left are the attendees and administrators at the inaugu-
ral Springwood football Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
camp held in June at the school for boys ages 9-12. Each day
students were involved in offensive/defensive drills and plays,
snack and a devotion time. The camp was started to create at a
young age a love for the game and a love for Christ.
CHALLENGER SPORTS BRITISH SOCCER
CAMP was held in July at Springwood for the
second summer. Athletes from the area came
to hone their soccer skills and enjoy fellow-
ship. The coaches, from Wales and England,
taught the campers improvement skills and
encouraged a love for the sport. The five-day
camp offered both full and half day sessions.
Purpose: Moonlight &
Magnolias is a fundraiser
to benefit Springwood
School – specifically to
help fund a necessary
transportation need, which
has been met through the
purchase of a 56 passen-
ger/air-conditioned bus in
December 2009. With
growing enrollment and
significant increase in extra
-curricular activities, the
bus was a necessity. The
Board of Trustees agreed
to purchase the bus with
commitments for funding
from the Athletic Program,
Private donations, Wildcat
Workday and Moonlight
and Magnolias fundraiser.
A motivated committee
was formed to ensure the
success of this fundraiser.
The committee members
are: Carter Brown, Lee
Parr, Buffy Ferguson, Lisa
Mundy, Susie Lanier,
Dana Miller and Melanie
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Thank you for your support.
Photos from Alumni Basketball Games—January 2010
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The Class of 1980 is planning a 30th year reunion. They would like to invite the classes
from years 1978 thru 1982 to join with them. The reunion is tentatively scheduled
for Saturday 10/9/10 at the Auburn University Hotel and Conference Center. Those
interested should let one of the following contacts below know by 8/23/10:
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