OHS Alumni To Gather For Annual Banquet June 4


Tickets are still available for the upcoming 2011 Orleans Alumni Banquet set for June 4 at Orleans Elementary School's multi-purpose room. Dinner tickets may be purchased from both Fifth Third and Mid-Southern Banks and are $20 per person. Deadline to purchase tickets is this Saturday, May 28. No tickets will be sold at the door. Free tickets will again be made available to this year's graduating Seniors.


This year's Honor Classes will be all those ending in '1; however anyone may attend. This will be the 128th annual gathering of OHS Alumni and the Golden Anniversary of the Class of 1961.


Doors at the elementary school will open at 5 p.m. for social time and reminiscing with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. Classrooms will be designated for honor classes to gather prior to the banquet. Alumni are asked to arrive a little early in order to have their class picture taken before dinner.


Those class representatives who wish to decorate their tables may do Saturday morning and early afternoon prior to the banquet.


Honor Class Representaives this year is as follows:


1941-Bill Malicoate

1951-Harold Magner

1961-Bob Compton

1971-Johnny H. Lindley

1981-Kelly Minton & Larry Mathers

1991-Todd Hall



Orleans Alumni Association President Robert F. Henderson wishes to remind everyone that the alumni association awards several scholarships each year during the banquet and donations in any amount toward this on-going endeavor are greatly appreciated. Those donations and subsequent scholarships are helping to enhance the education of Orleans youth. Kelly Minton is once again serving as the Alumni Scholarship Chairman.


Those needing more information on the banquet is asked to contact Henderson at 865-2539, rfh2@netsurfusa.net or Janet Fields, 865-2547, mhf@blueriver.net or simply click the link found on the Orleans High School webpage.