Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
BRANDY PIPER Class of 1995
Army, 5 Years SERVED IN THE U.S.ARMY FOR 4.5 YEARS
Curtis Willeford Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 4 Years Served 1998-2002
David Eller Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 5 Years Combat Engineer / EOD Specialist
Dennis Treadway Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired after 28 years as a SMSgt (E8) 20+ ocverseas. Viernam Vet (64, Korat, Thailand), (71-72 Nakhom Phanom, Thailand/DaNang/Plikue, VN) Spent most of carreer in Logistics/ 1st Sergeant last 2 years. Various commands (Europe, Asia, USAF Electronic Security, Africa, Middle East)
Gary D. Martinez Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years Viet Nam 1967-1968
Henry Gavin Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years Retired after 22 years in US Navy. This picture is from my retirement ceremony.
Howard Lawrence Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Served in the Marines from 84 until I retired in 2005. I retired as a GySgt.
Jack Whittington Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years Military Intelligence Taiwan Phillipines Korea Japan Italy Germany Turkey England Saudi Arabia Kuwait Panama Texas Washington DC Retired Master Sergeant
Jennifer (Hunt) Zebrowski Class of 1999
Air Force, 2 Years almost 2 long years.. thats how i came to be in the wonderful state of NM.
Jerry Bridges Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years Spent 26 years active duty, 14 years of that in various oversea assignments to include Vietnam (66-67); retired in 1990 as a Master Sergeant (MSG E-8).
jim yenne Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years vietnam /artillery
jim yenne Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years vietnam 1967 field artillery 9th infantry division mekong delta
Kathy Mosley Class of 1978
Army, 18 Years x
Kelly (Miner) Garza Class of 1996
Army, 3 Years Served in Korea for 1 year, then went to Fort Bragg.
Kenny Beyer Class of 1982
Navy, 8 Years Served onboard USS Excel MSO 439 as a radioman and NAS Glenview Il as military police.
Mike Rogers Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years US Navy 30 years, 1 month from April 1980 to May 2010. Retired as a Master Chief Petty Officer. Currently living in Jackson, Tn. Give me a shout at 731-426-5626.
Paul (Tom) Smith Class of 1959
Navy, 8 Years Two years served on Destroyers Two years served on Fast Attack Submarine Four years served on Polaris Missile Submarine
Paul Smith Class of 1959
Navy, 8 Years 2 years on Destroyer 2 years on Conventional Submarine (USS Pickeral) 4 years on Nuclear Submarine (USS James K. Polk)
Richard Kolk Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years USAF and USAFR 2045th Communications Gp Andrews, AFB MD. 375th CES, Scott AFB, Il
Roy Dildine Class of 1956
Navy, 4 Years Navy aviation anti submarine squadron V.S30
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LOWELL DALE WARDLOW
DALE WARDLOW,AGE 80,PASSED AWAY PEACEFULLY ON SATURDAY MAY 17TH,2014IN HOUSTON,TEXAS WITH HIS FAMILY BY HIS SIDE.