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FIRST FRIDAYS HALL OF FAME MEMORIAL DAY WHERE WE LIVE YEAR BOOKS


FORMER PONDERS IT IS!...THE MARCH...3rd...FIRST FRIDAY LUNCHEON WILL BE AT  SOUTHERN   GRUB  (THE ORIGINAL PONDERS WHERE IT ALL BEGAN).....LOCATED ON NAIL ROAD...JUST WEST OF HIGHWAY 51 ON THE LEFT....MOST USUALLY GATHER BETWEEN 11:00 AND 11:30.....


IT IS SAD TO REPORT THE DEATH OF  LEE   CALVI  OF THE CLASS OF '46, WHO DIED FEBRUARY 8th.....HE IS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS PARENTS,  ALEX AND  RENA AND BROTHER  ALEC. HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE OF 65 YEARS  ANNA  MARGARET (BOWLES)....THEIR FOUR CHILDREN...LEE..LINDA...MARK...RAYNELLE....SEVEN  GRANDCHILDREN...AND TEN  GREAT-GRANDS...LEE IS ASLO SURVIVED BY HIS SISTER,  MARION AND BROTHER  FRANK, BOTH OF WHOM ARE HORN LAKE HIGH ALUMS....A LIFE-LONG CATHOLIC, LEE WAS ACTIVE AT ST. PAUL'S IN WHITEHAVEN AND LATER AT CHRIST THE KING IN SOUTHAVEN. HE WAS A BUTCHER BY TRADE AND RETIRED AS A FOREMAN WITH THE JOHN MORRELL COMPANY......AFTER HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION, LEE PROUDLY SERVED HIS COUNTRY DURING THE KOREAN WAR AND WAS A STAFF SERGEANT WHEN HE WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED....LEE'S GREATEST JOY IN LIFE WAS TO BE WITH HIS FAMILY...

THERE WILL BE A CELEBRATION OF LEE'S LIFE ON FEBRUARY 14th AT CHRIST THE KING CATHOLIC CHURCH IN SOUTHAVEN....A ROSARY WILL BE RECITED AT 8:30 AM....VISITATION WILL FOLLOW FROM 9 AM UNTIL 11 AM TO BE FOLLOWED IMMEDIATELY BY THE FUNERAL MASS. BURIAL WILL BE AT NEW BETHLEHEM CEMETARY ON CHURCH ROAD. FOLLOWING THE BURIAL A RECEPTION WILL BE HELD AT CHRIST THE KING...LEE'S FAMILY PREFERS THAT MEMORIALS BE MADE TO THE MADONNA LEARNING CENTER, OR TO A CHARITY OF THE DONOR'S CHOICE....


OUR ALUMNI GROUP HAS SUFFERED THE LOSS OF  SUZANNE   McMASTER  OF THE CLASS OF '67, ANOTHER DEAR FRIEND AND SCHOOLMATE WHO LEFT US JANUARY 22nd.....SHE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HER PARENTS,  EDWARD AND  MELBA....BUT IS SURVIVED BY FIVE AUNTS AND NUMEROUS COUSINS, CO-WORKERS AND FRIENDS.....SUZANNE GREW UP A MEMBER OF  HORN  LAKE  BAPTIST  CHURCH AND HAS BEEN A MEMBER OF  BELLEVUE  BAPTIST FOR A NUMBER OF YEARS WHERE SHE HAS USED HER GIFT OF MUSIC IN A VARIETY OF WAYS.....AFTER GRADUATION FROM  MISSISSIPPI  STATE  UNIVERSITY, SUZANNE HAD A VERY SUCCESSFUL CAREER WITH  MALONE  &  HYDE (LATER FLEMING FOODS)...AT THE MID-POINT OF HER 40 YEAR BUSINESS CAREER SHE JOINED THE  AUTOZONE  CORPORATION AS DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL SYSTEMS. SHE OFTEN COMMENTED THAT HER EARLY TRAINING FOR AUTOZONE CAME WHEN SHE 'HELPED' HER DAD AS A CHILD IN MR. ED'S AUTO PART STORE ON HIGHWAY 51....

SERVICES FOR SUZANNE WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, JANUARY 27th AT  FOREST  HILL  SOUTH  FUNERAL  HOME AND CEMETARY ON  HOLMES  ROAD.....VISITATION WILL BE FROM  NOON UNTIL  2 PM WITH THE SERVICE TO FOLLOW AT 2 PM. MEMORIALS MAY BE SENT TO  FIRST  BAPTIST  CHURCH, 3505  GOODMAN  ROAD, HORN LAKE, 38637...DESIGNATED FOR '2020 RESTORATION CAMPAIGN'.....


HOW VERY SAD IT IS TO SHARE THE NEWS THE WAY-TOO-EARLY PASSING OF CLASSMATE AND SCHOOLMATE,  ANN  SEYMOUR  BROWN  ASHCRAFT  OF THE CLASS OF '68.... VISITATION WILL BE SAT. JAN. 14th FROM 5 TO 7:30 PM....  FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE SUNDAY AT   2 PM ,  JAN. 15th  .....BOTH AT   HERNANDO UNITED METHODIST CHURCH... 1890 MT. PLEASANT ROAD......BURIAL WILL FOLLOW AT NEW BETHLEHEM CEMETARY ON CHURCH ROAD....ANN IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND   LEE;.. DAUGHTERS.. RUTH   AND   BETSY, AND BROTHERS   WINN D. BROWN, JR.   AND   WILLIAM A. (BILL) BROWN.....MEMORIALS MAY BE GIVEN TO THE   HORN LAKE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH...P O BOX 113...DESOTO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY...P O BOX 845, HERNANDO...HISTORIC DESOTO COUNTY MUSEUM...OR A CHARITY OF YOUR CHOICE....ANN WILL ALWAYS BE REMEMBERED AS ONE OF THE  KINDEST,  MOST GENTLE, AND  BEST NATURED PERSONS TO EVER WALK THE HALLS OF HLHS....YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO VISIT THE WEBSITE OF THE HERNANDO FUNERAL HOME (USE 'LINK' BELOW AND 'CLICK' ON RECENT OBITUARIES) TO READ OF THE REMARKABLE LIFE SHE HAS LIVED....OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY IS EXTENDED TO HER FAMILY...

HERNANDO FUNERAL HOME


THIS WEBSITE IS DEDICATED TO THE HARD-WORKING, SELF-GIVING TEACHERS, COACHES, ADMINISTRATORS, AND SUPPORT STAFF OF THE HORN LAKE SCHOOL SYSTEM IN HORN LAKE, MS. IT IS ALSO DEDICATED TO THE EQUALLY HARD-WORKING, LOVING, PARENTS AND ORDINARY CITIZENS OF OUR COMMUNITY WHO, WITH THEIR SACRIFICES AND SERVICE, SHOWED US HOW GENUINE SUCCESS IN LIFE IS ATTAINED....


ENJOY THIS SLIDESHOW OF PICS FROM THE 2016 CARL DAVIS MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT.... THANKS TO PATSY WILSON....(GIVE IT SOME TIME TO APPEAR AND 'RIGHT CLICK' WITH YOUR MOUSE TO HAVE OPTIONS FOR THE PLAYBACK OF THE PICS....)



CONGRATULATIONS ARE IN ORDER FOR THE 2016 HALL OF FAME CLASS; (listed alphabetically)...Nat Baker...Lemoyne Brigance...Winn Brown, Jr...David Davis...Walter Houston...Prentiss Turman...Paul Upchurch...Whitley Wages...Leon Wallace...Tom Wallace...PLEASE COME TO THE BANQUET AND CELEBRATE THEIR INDUCTION WITH THEM AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS....

CHECK OUT THE  'HALL  OF  FAME'  PAGE FOR PHOTOS AND FOR A SLIDE SHOW OF INTRODUCTIONS AND ATTENDEES...



PLEASE TAKE A LOOK AT THE   SCHOLARSHIP  PAGE  AND READ ABOUT THE 2016 WINNER,  DUSTIN  DUFFIE,.....AN IMPRESSIVE YOUNG MAN....YOUR SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION CONTINUES TO MAKE WISE USE OF THE AVAILABLE FUNDS......


THE LINK BELOW WILL TAKE YOU TO THE DELTA STATE U. WEBSITE WHERE YOU CAN READ ABOUT  KAITLIN  MOORE'S GREAT CAREER ON THE DSU SOFTBALL TEAM AS A FOUR-YEAR STARTER. THOUGH NOT A HLHS GRADUATE, SHE IS A NATIVE OF DESOTO COUNTY AND THE GRANDDAUGHTER OF  LAWRENCE  'DOC'  MOORE.....ONE OF HLHS' ALL-TIME FAVORITE GRADS (CLASS OF '59). IT IS WELL WORTH THE TIME TO READ.....WHEN FINISHED READING 'CLICK' THE 'BACK ARROW' AND RETURN TO THIS WEBSITE....

DOC'S GRANDDAUGHTER


TO VIEW VIDEOS AND SLIDE-SHOWS FROM THE CELEBRATION OF COACH DONALD'S BIRTHDAY ON FEB. 14, 2016 'CLICK' ON THE LINK BELOW TITLED 'BUD'S BIRTHDAY'
BUD'S BIRTHDAY



VISIT THE  GOLF  PAGE  TO SEE PICS OF THE FOLKS WHO HAVE MADE THE  CARL  DAVIS  HLHS  ALUMNI GOLF  TOURNAMENT   A GREAT SUCCESS EACH YEAR!!!


CLICK ON THE  'FIRST FRIDAYS'  BUTTON TO SEE WHO WAS PRESENT AT THE MOST RECENT LUNCHEON....


CHECK OUT THIS PARAGRAPH FOR SOMETHING 'NEW'!

I HAD A RECENT VISIT WITH THE HLHS PRINCIPAL, ANDY ORR. DURING OUR TIME TOGETHER HE VIEWED OUR HORN LAKE EAGLE NEWS WEBSITE AND ASKED IF HE COULD LINK IT TO THE SCHOOL'S WEBSITE, WHICH HE CAN, AND WILL DO, SHORTLY. HE LOVES HIS ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES THERE...HAS A REAL PASSION FOR THE SCHOOL....
HE THEN TOLD ME ABOUT  HORN LAKE TV  WHICH IS BASICALLY A TV STATION WITHIN THE SCHOOL,  RUN BY STUDENTS,  AND, OF COURSE,  MONITORED BY THE ADMINISTRATION (FOR THOSE OF US IN THE CLASS OF '58, CAN YOU IMAGINE A VIDEO CAMERA IN THE HANDS OF....SAY....BOBBY GILBERT WHERE HE COULD HAVE CHANNELED ALL OF HIS CREATIVITY?)....ANYWAY, THEY 'BROADCAST' THEIR PROGRAMS THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL.....YOU WILL JUST HAVE TO CHECK IT OUT (AND NOT TAKE MY WORD FOR IT) THAT IT REVEALS THE HIGH QUALITY OF STUDENTS WHICH STILL WALK THE HALLS OF OUR GREAT SCHOOL!......('CLICK' ON THE LINK BELOW AND 'CLICK' THE 'RETURN ARROW' IN THE UPPER LEFT CORNER TO GET BACK TO THIS WEBSITE.)

HORN LAKE HIGH TV







A LOT OF FOLKS ENJOY THE 'YEARBOOKS' PAGE...
THE  'YEARBOOKS'  BUTTON WILL TAKE YOU TO A PAGE WHERE YOU WILL HAVE THE ABILITY TO SELECT A 'MAROON MIRAGE' TO VIEW.....BEGINNING WITH THE YEAR 1938 AND CONTINUING THROUGH 1964 (WITH THE EXCEPTION OF A FEW WWII YEARS)... THE PAGES WILL OPEN TO YOU AS IF YOU WERE FLIPPING THROUGH THE ANNUAL... PLEASE LET THIS 'WEB GUY' KNOW WHAT YOU THINK....AND, ABOVE ALL, WHEN YOU SEE  MELVIN WILSON,  PLEASE GIVE HIM YOUR THANKS FOR THE TEDIOUS WORK OF TAKING ALL THE PICTURES OF THE INDIVIDUAL PAGES.....
EACH YEARBOOK MIGHT TAKE A SHORT WHILE TO DOWNLOAD AND THE TIME NEEDED WILL BE BASED ON THE BANDWIDTH/SPEED OF YOUR INTERNET SERVICE......SO BE PATIENT....IT WILL BE WORTH THE WAIT!!
ALSO..FYI...THE PAGES CHANGE EVERY 7 SECONDS....YOU CAN GO TO A FULL-PAGE SCREEN (WHICH HELPS WHEN TRYING TO READ SCRIPT) BY USING THE FUNNY LOOKING 4 CORNER THINGGY IN THE LOWER RIGHT HAND CORNER OF THE PLAYER...TO GET BACK TO REGULAR SCREEN SIZE, USE THE 'ESC' BUTTON ON THE KEYBOARD...


PLEASE VISIT THE OTHER PAGES OF THIS SITE BY CLICKING ON THE BUTTONS FEATURED ABOVE!

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PROVIDE SOME SUGGESTIONS, IDEAS, OR JUST GENERAL COMMENTS FOR THE 'KEEPER' OF THE WEBSITE, THEN 'CLICK' ON THE 'FEEDBACK' LINK JUST BELOW THIS.

YOUR FEEDBACK TO THE EAGLE WEBSITE


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