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Class Of 1970 Re-Unites To Celebrate 50 Years

By Staff | Jul 21, 2021

L - R Back, Tim Raper, Butch Fulks, Ken Cotter, Steve Clark, Van Slider, Mike Hayes, Steve Racer, Mark Birkheimer, JP Catasein, Jim Paden, Mike Cunningham, and Bill Reed. Middle Row, Carolyn Underwood, Debbie Thomas, Kim Fagert, Pam Stender. Front: Jeanne King, Carol VanCamp, Susan Neff, Barbara Henthorn, Sharon Sayre.

Due to last years pandemic the Paden City Alumni Association was forced to cancel all events and the 50 year celebrations were put on hold or cancelled. With the restrictions associated with COVID-19 lifted, the Alumni Association went full force to provide an event to be remembered by last years classes and this years. Some classes took advantage of the situation and combined forces with other classes to make a better attended event. Two of those classes where the 1970 and 1971 classes who planned the event and met at the New Martinsville Lewis/Wetzel Family Center on Friday night in what turned out to be a great night of reminising and catching up.

A good time was had by all with. One guy said, ” most everyone looks the same, feels the same, but we all still act the same.” As the celebration ended many were already making plans for the next big get together!