STANHOPE - All alumni of the former Stanhope School are invited to attend this year's reunion and banquet planned for 6:30 p.m. on July 20 at the Stanhope Community Center. Graduates of South Hamilton are welcome to join the alumni to see their Stanhope friends.
Special recognition will be given to the Class of 1962 as they celebrate their 50-year mark following graduation. The members of the class include Mark Coats, Ronald Magnuson, Lyle Moeller, Janet Miller Beach, Melvin Craven, Richard Lindeman, Jacqueline Hill Bailey, Larry Hill, Lester Hill, Mary Haukoos Rinehart, Ronald Fuller, Duane Tietjen, Sandra Hanson Miller, Ricki Engelby, Judie Meyer Leiniger, Cheryl Johnson Haman, Darrell Johnson, and Richard Brekke. Larry Reinch and Miriam Dick Spannaus are deceased.
The Stanhope Alumni Board met recently to prepare and mail flyers announcing this year's event to all Stanhope graduates for which they have current addresses. Current board members include Keith and Martha Carlson, Larry and Sandra Miller, Merle Wing, David and Donna Lundquist, Richard and Bonnie Whalen, Charles and Darla Wilcox, Gary and Linda Erickson, Ron and Deb Fuller and Ethel Clauson.
Reservations can be made now by sending $15 per person to: Sandy Miller, 320 Main, Stanhope, IA 50246. Send reservations in early if you want premium seating. Reservation must be made by July 9.
The Stanhope Alumni Banquet & Reunion will precede the Stanhope Watermelon Day festivities which will be held July 21.