Forty-five years ago, Johnny Harrell, a member of Lakeview’s graduating class, had the distinction of being the only student ever to play in the senior band for six years.
85 years ago
From “Social News and Notes”: Larry Allen Grimes has arrived to reign over the household of Lee and Mable Grimes, much to their delight and the delight of the two other children, Hugh and Harriet. Without a doubt, his influence also will be strongly felt in the households of his grandparents, the J.L. Dillards.
75 years ago
John Rees, principal of Lakeview High School, has announced commencement programs. Baccalaureate services will be held at Oakland Presbyterian Church. Graduation exercises will be in the school auditorium with Anne Arnold as valedictorian and James Gay Jr. as salutatorian.
45 years ago
Johnny Harrell, a member of Lakeview’s graduating class, has the distinction of being the only student ever to play in the senior band for six years. In the seventh grade at Lakeview, he started in the beginner band and was promoted to the junior band on the second day of school and to the senior band on the third. He is a longtime member of Cooper’s Troopers.
20 years ago
Ward Britt was the guest speaker at the Winter Garden Memorial Day program, and Lester Dabbs spoke at Ocoee’s ceremony.