The gathering begins about 11 a.m. at the large pavilion beside the scenic Etowah River until closing about 8 p.m. The event will be catered by Williamson Bros. BBQ with pork, chicken, burgers, hot dogs, sides, tea and lemonade. Bring a dessert and beverages, if so inclined.
The event is not limited to the class of ’69. Any alumni of any 60’s or early 70’s class are welcome. Music of the era will be provided along with volleyball court and horseshoe pits.
The cost is $15 per person or $25 per couple. All proceeds over the actual cost will be donated to the Wheeler Alumni Society Scholarship Fund. Send checks payable to: Wheeler ‘69 to: Steve Tibbitts, 1062 Polo Club Drive, Marietta, 30064, or PayPal your money to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your class year, guest name and maiden name (if applicable) with either payment.
Harrison High School’s Fall Break Basketball Madness is Sept. 15 to 18. Coach Crump and Coach Lenahan will be hosting a basketball camp for boys and girls in grades second to eight from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more information and to register, visit www.hoyabasketball.net. Spaces are limited, so don’t delay.
Don’t forget to send Oneda Pharr a birthday card. She turns 103 on Aug. 21. Send to this corrected address: 3634 Canton Highway, Marietta, GA, 30066.
Fashion spotlight of the week: She is described as one classy lady who is always dressed to the nines and a real sweetheart too — Martha Scott of Marietta — fashion spotlight in the making.
Sally Litchfield is a longtime Marietta resident. She formerly practiced law in Marietta and now stays home to raise her two children. Send Sally news at email@example.com. Call Sally at (770) 425-8106.