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Alton, Illinois (IL)

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School & Community News

God Has Your Back

Sondra Tuttle (Shaw) class of '61, just published her first book. God Has your Back, Stories of Gratitude and Hope, is available on Amazon. The Paperback is $9.99 and the Kindle is $5.99. I hope that you all enjoy it!

posted January 10th, 2017

America: A Cultural Enigma

Donald Gilleland (Class of '53) just published his first book, America: A Cultural Enigma, ISBN 978-1-61296-302-0, Black Rose Writing, $17.95. It is an overview of seismic changes to our culture over the past 50 years that have dramatically affected the way generations of our citizens view each other. It may be purchased at or any major book store.

posted January 18th, 2014

News about Karen Waidmann

Just wanted to let you know that Karen Waidmann passed away on May 2, 2013 from Cancer. She was living up in Canada with her husband Allan. Also surviving besides her husband are their 3 sons, Duncan, Ian, and Andrew. Also surviving are her 2 sisters and brother. Dawn Williams in Battle Ground, Indiana; Verna Waidmann-Davis of Kewanee, Illinois; and Philip Waidmann of Alton, Illinois. Preceding her in death were her parents, Kathryn and Arthur Waidmann and her father-in-law, Norman Strachan. If you want more information you can contact her brother at

posted August 14th, 2013

Stephen Henderson

I am a former friend of Stephen Henderson which I think was a 1966 graduate of Alton. If anyone knows where he may have moved or his latest email address please tell him that his old friend Charlie Downen is looking for him and to email him at Thanks to anyone who is kind enough to help.

sorry I had to post this here, but everything else is alumni only.


posted March 27th, 2008

Classmates Spotlight

Alton High School Classmates

José Gustavo
Class of '83

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