U.S. Army Reserves Pvt. Tyler D. Litton graduated Oct. 21, 2011, from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
During the nine weeks of training, Litton studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.
Sunrise Manor Volunteers’ Executive Board voted to help fund Christmas presents for Adult Day Care participants by holding a bake sale, featuring homemade cookies and candy, Dec. 16 at the facility’s gift shop.
At the board’s Nov. 1 meeting, Tickle Ragland, historian, reported that the scrapbook is almost up to date, but she needs pictures of volunteer activities. Ann Easton reported $4,398.15 in the organization’s treasury.
The Magnolia High School graduating classes of 1948 and 1949 held a reunion in October at Paula’s Hot Biscuit. Front from left, Genrose Gardner Williams, Iva Chaudoin Phelps and Margie Chaudoin Pickett; back, Fred Marr, Kenneth Bell, Calvin Hawk and Howard Ragland.