Minden Reunion — The 30th anniversary of the Minden Reunion will be observed Saturday, Sept. 4 through Monday, Sept. 6. A Saturday get-together on Sept. 4 from 3 to 6 p.m. is planned for early arrivals to socialize with friends, at Minden Community Meeting Center, Inc. in Minden. “Coal miner” beans and corn bread, plus desserts, will be available at no charge. On Sunday morning, Sept. 5, a worship service will be held at 10 a.m. at the Minden Community Meeting Center, Inc. in Minden. Scheduled this year is the Rev. Jack Barker, pastor of the Minden Missionary Baptist Church. At 11 a.m. on Sunday, Minden friends will join together at the Lewis Community Foundation’s Christian Community Center (old National Guard Armory), 469 Central Avenue, Oak Hill, for a buffet dinner at 1 p.m. The charge is $15 per person. Please stop at the information table to sign in and pick up your tickets. On Sept. 6, if you plan to walk on the Minden-to-Thurmond Walk along the Mary Ingles Trail, please meet at 9 a.m. at the Lewis Center. There will be a $5 charge per person, which includes a picnic lunch in Thurmond. The deadline for reservations is Aug. 26. If you need additional information, please contact Christina Shieler Law, president, at 304-469-3437 (home) or Sharon Watkins Conner, treasurer, PO Box 418, Minden, WV 25879-0418; 304-465-0279 (home) or 304-465-1879 (work).
Comer Reunion — The Comer Reunion will be held Aug. 15 beginning at 12 p.m. with a covered dish dinner at the home of Janice Comer and the late Sam Comer on Nickelville Road, Fayetteville. For more information, call 304-574-2039. Everyone is welcome.
Taylor-Bryant — The Taylor-Bryant Reunion will be held Saturday, Aug. 28 beginning at noon at Shelter #1, Fayette County Park, Beckwith. Please bring a covered dish and drink of your choice. For more information, call Leah at 304-663-4677.
CHS Class of 1960 — The Collins High School Class of 1960 will hold its 50-year class reunion on Sept. 3-4, Friday night at the Scout Cabin and Saturday night at the Lewis Community Foundation’s Christian Community Center. Addresses are needed for the following classmates: Charles Akers, Jessie Barrett, Ann Blevins, Patty Boardwine, Jerry Bowyer, Judy Burgess, William Craft, David Douglas, Oscar Epperly, Barbara Farmer, Linda Garrett, Ellen Harvey, Dorothy Johnson, Carol Jones, Johnny Kees, Kathleen Kees, Sherry Morris, Barbara Painter, Norma Rose, Jackie Sizemore, and Ann Klapp. If you have any information on these people, please contact one of the following: Denny Cole at 304-469-3068, Jerry Wickline at 304-465-0798, Dorothy Pauley Hall at 304-469-6343, Judy Miller Rodes at 304-469-3816, or Ruby Adkins Garrett at 304-465-3733. The cutoff date for registration forms and money is Aug. 1.