The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


August 30, 2010

Upcoming local reunions

DuBois Reunion — The DuBois High School Reunion will be held at Country Inns and Suites, Beckley, on Sept. 3-5. Registration is scheduled to begin Friday, Sept. 3 at 9 a.m. and continue through 9 p.m. There will be a get together Friday night from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. at the Conference Center, Country Inns and Suites. There will be food, music and a fashion show. On Saturday, Sept. 4, registration continues from 9 a.m. Bingo is scheduled at 1:30 p.m. in the Conference Center at Country Inns and Suites. The red carpet will be rolled out at 5:30 p.m., with the banquet scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Tamarack. Following the banquet, there will be a dance from 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Tamarack. Sunday’s church service will begin at 10 a.m. with Pastor Joseph Wallace of Brooklyn, N.Y., in the Conference Center at Country Inns and Suites. At 1 p.m., there will be a picnic in the Conference Center. For additional information, call 304-469-6108 or 304-465-5392.

Stone-Pauley — The 53rd Stone and Pauley Reunion will be Sept. 4-5 at Hawks Nest State Park, beginning at 1 p.m. each day. Please bring a covered dish.

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).

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