Alumni were welcomed by Patsy Gregory, the 2011/2012 alumni association president. The attendees enjoyed lunch, visiting with former classmates, and viewing memorabilia provided by Carolyn Smotherman, association historian.
The William Percy Bramblett Award for Most Improved Senior was presented by Bramblett's son John, on behalf of himself and his sister, Anne King. This year's recipient was Joseph Mahealani Peters. Joseph's father, sister, and friend attended the banquet to see Joseph receive the award. Joseph hopes to eventually become a professional chef.
The winner of the Bomar-Wiser Teacher Excellence Award, created in 2009, was Roy Turrentine, currently a teacher at Cascade High School.
The 2011-2012 Officers agreed to serve again for the year 2012-2013. They are: Patsy Gregory, president; Donna Crosslin, vice president; Patsy Throneberry, secretary; William Albert Odle, treasurer; and Carolyn Smotherman, historian. The next meeting of the Alumni Association will be Saturday, April 27, 2013.