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
Anthoy Standard Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years 21 years of military service (retired)
Brenda S. (Blaydes) Baca Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired Chief Master Sergeant (E9) with 25 years of service.
donald c hewitt Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years retired air force senior master sergeant, security police 67-89. Currently live in Missoula Montana.
George Hunter Class of 1981
Army, 10 Years UNITED STATES ARMY 1982 - 1992 Tele-Communications career field. Duties included: Brigade Postal Clerk Program Manager (M-1 Tank Commander) Tele-Communications Clerk System Line Installer, Tele-Communications Warehouse Inventory Clerk Decorations - Army Commendation Medal third OLC. Army Achievement Medal third OLC. Good Conduct Medal 3rd Award Southwest Asia Medal w/ two Bronze Stars
George Pratt Class of 1960
Navy, 20+ Years Retire after as a CWO4 (Supply) after 28+ years of service. Several overseas and shipboard assignments as well as shore duty in the U.S.
Harvey L Thompson Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years Retired Chief Hospital Corpsman, Surface Warfare Specialist.
Jansen Hunter Class of 1999
Army, 8 Years Served durning OEF and OIF as a Military Police and Recruiter
jim hurt Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years pilot flew c119,b26,b29,b45,b57,b47,c141,c5,andf4
JOHN D.WARDLOW Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 4 Years I am still alive,as my class had me KIA in Vietnam. I was a Recon Scout in the jungles of South Vietnam from 1968 to 1970,this being two tours of duty. Was sent to the American Embassy in PHNOM PENH,Cambodia in 1971 for my third tour of duty.I was awarded 2 Purple Hearts with 16 other decorations.I was discharged by reason of total permanent disability,as a result of my 14 service connected disabilities.I served with a fellow WARRIOR, LT.COL.William Groom Leftwich killed in Vietnam and buried jn forrest hill cemetery on Bellevue.Well,I am a teacher of the GOOD NEWS,along with a GREAT CROWD..I love my job. So to my fellow WARRIORS of the class of 1967 all I want to say: You tried to get rid of me, but I am here to stay.(ha ha}.
JOHN R. BERRY Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years PLATOON LEADER CORPS OF ENGINEERS
Julius L. Hawkins Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Staff Sergeant (Ret-2002), Administrative Chief (0193)
Kenneth Noel Stiverson Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 6 Years Correctional Officer Sergeant
Kenneth Russell Class of 1980
Air Force, 12 Years Logisitcs Specialist
Paul Fields Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years Served in MAC, ATC, TAC, USAFE, PACAF, AFSC and at AFMPC. Settled in St Louis, MO, and am enjoying retirement. Am also helping my son with his new business, Defensor Tactical.
Paul Fields Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years Stationed in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. It was all a true adventure.
Robert Brooks Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years Active duty U.S. Navy June 1968 - March 1972. Served on the staff of the Commander, U.S. Seventh Fleet, aboard U.S.S. Oklahoma City (CLG-5) homeported in Yokosuka, Japan. March 1969 - March 1971 the OKCity provided gun fire support to U.S. and ARVN forces from the DMZ to Vung Tau. The OKCity, a guided missile light crusier, was sometimes detailed to provided anti-aircraft defense for U.S. naval forces at "Yankee Station" in the Gulf of Tonkin. In 1980 I enrolled in the Army ROTC program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. In December 1982 I was commissioned as a Second Lieuteant in the U.S. Army Reserve. During the next twenty-one years I served with various Army Reserve and Arkansas National Guard units. Branch assignments included Combat Engineers, Chemical, and Air Defense Artillery. A few months after 911 I was ordered to active duty at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri for eighty-nine days. In 2003 I was transferred to the Retired Reserve. In 2007 I had the privlege of serving with the Florida National Guard's Military Honors Program.
Robert Wayne Naron Class of 1968
Army, 6 Years U.S. Army Ranger, Two years in Vietnam and many places around the world. I still miss my friends from the Army but most of them are dead now From war and old age. All so still miss some of my friends from high school days, Still looking for Patricia Taylor that went to Central high and graduated in 1968, Just wanted to say I made it back alive and tell you that I am sorry that did not say good by and you will never know how sorry that I am that I hurt you. Patricia I did go to Collage and finished top of my class and I did learn to fly air all kinds of air craft, Thank you for the push baby I needed it now you Proud of me. Love Robert
Ronnie Peterson Class of 1997
Army, 8 Years Air Traffic Controller
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Kenneth N. Stiverson - Class of 1962
The last 50 years has flown by, and I am still alive and kickin', retired, and living in Spring Hill, Tennessee. After g...