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REUNIONS

The Reporter welcomes news of homecomings and school or class reunions. There is no charge. Email to bill@rockdalereporter. com or fax to 446-5317.

71st LaGrone reunion

MIL A NO—The 71st annual LaGrone family reunion will be held Friday through Sunday, June 18-20 at the residence of Norine LaGrone.

Live music and a variety of food and games are planned during one of the longest-running family reunions in the state.

Friday is workers’ night with a Mexican dinner to be served for those who help set up, while Saturday’s ice cream social will include hamburgers and hot dogs. Saturday night will also feature the sixth annual LaGrone Muster ceremony.

The main reunion will begin with lunch at noon Sunday with barbecue brisket, chicken, sausage and all the trimmings and an array of side dishes and desserts.

Basketball, volleyball, softball, horseshoes and dominoes will be played. “Come and spend Father’s Day weekend with the kinfolks,” Bill Martin, publicist, said.

Aycock exes reunion

Aycock Alumni Association will hold its annual reunion of former students of the Aycock School in Rockdale Friday through Sunday, June 18-20, according to Darleen Douglas, spokesperson.

On Friday, June 18, the former students will hold a meet-andgreet function at the home of Preston Moultrie, 800 Metcalfe.

Saturday, June 19 will be the main event to be held in the New Salem Clubhouse at Fair Park. A variety of entertainment is planned.

Former students are asked to send registration to Aycock Alumni, PO Box 1160, Rockdale TX 76567. Registration is $30 per person, $50 per couple, $10 for ages 12-18, $5 for age 5-11.

Information: Darleen Douglas, 512-832-4177.

RHS Class of 1970

The RHS Class of 1970 will hold its 40th-year reunion on Saturday, July 10 at the Patterson Civic Center, according to Tom Guthrie, spokesman.

Doors will open at 3 p.m. and the reunion will include a meal and door prizes. “We welcome teachers and friends from other classes to come and visit,” Guthrie said.

Anyone with information on the follow ing classmates are asked to call Guthrie at 446-6615: Viola Lamere Mueller, Calvin Jones, Helen Diver Rogers, Donna Kopecky Westbrook, Wanda Patterson Lively, Candace Green Carter, Roberta Richards Tillery, Alfred Gest, Mae Brooks, Barbara Jones Blanton, Mike Cryer, William Murray, Judy Weiser Young and Terry Jackson.

Mack family reunion

The 2010 Ollie and Versie Mack family reunion has been scheduled for Saturday, July 31 in the Patterson Civic Center in Rockdale. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. and a barbecue lunch will be served at 1 p.m.

Reunion fee is $40 per family (up to 5 members), $5 extra per family member, $10 for senior citizens and $15 for guests. Please pay in advance or fee will be collected at door.

Attendees should bring a side dish or dessert. For more information, contact Hamilton Mack at hmack@hot.rr.com or 254- 774-8380, or Obbie Mack at 512- 446-6626.


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