graham high school 500

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/13) – When the second graduating class of Graham High School graduated in 1938, they formed the group, Graham Alumni Association. This group of individuals has been meeting for the last 75 years.

The Graham Alumni Association will be having a special event this Saturday, May 25, 2013 to celebrate their 75th meeting anniversary and invite all those who graduated from Graham High School to attend.

This meeting will be held at the local restaurant, “Short’s,” located at 4463 State Route 175 S. (Highway 62). The social hour will began at 5:00 p.m. with a meeting. Dinner will start at 6:00 p.m. The cost is $20.00 per person and can be paid at the door.

There will also be entertainment that night by Alison Underwood and David Baxter. They will be performing a piece from, “The Magic in Muhlenberg County,” by Jim Rodgers, Ph.D. - Playwright and Johnie Dean, Ph.D. – Composer.

A huge part of this play is about the Coal Companies and Coal Company towns. Graham was one of those towns and its’ high school was built by the coal company. Named after William Graham Duncan, a Scottish-American who owned the W.G. Duncan Coal Company, this play tells the story of how important the coal mining industries were and the building of towns and schools.

Please call and make your reservations with Joyce Wilcox at (270) 338-2901, or you can call Short’s at (270)338-7327.

Amber Mena
SurfKy News
Photo Provided by Jeanie Barnett

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4255

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3631

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3415

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2968

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2893

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15727

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8545

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 05, 2015 2723

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 2304

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1936

Alleged Littering Leads to Drug Arrest

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1685

Teen Injured During Collision with Police Cruiser

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1279

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1239

Women ‘Get the Message’ at River Ministry Banquet

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1092

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1075

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 1073

First United Bank Becomes Hopkins School System’s…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 850

Dawson Springs Police Reports for Monday, May 4,…

by SurfKY News