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
Dale ward Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years 22 years in the army/ 13 months in Vietnam , tours in Hawaii, Korean, several army state side. Duty stations, retired at Ft.Polk, La. Spent most of time in Infantry assignments, and airborne units. My last few years I was assigned as a combat medic before retiring in 1994.
Dave Spear Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years Served from 1960 - 1981, Vietnam Vet.
Eric Smith Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years Served on Submarines and Surface units. Awards include Joint Service Commendation Medal, Combat Action Ri bbon, and 21 other awards. Received Submarine, Surface, and Air Warfare badges.
Frank Rutledge Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years US Navy out of High School then switched to the US Army as a Army Medic, served in Afghanistan 2009-2012
fredrick william long Class of 1957
Air Force, 9 Years Lackland AFB,Carswell AFB, Lowery AFB, Saigon, Da Nang southeast Asia
Guy Cooper Class of 1969
Army, 5 Years Served in the jungles of vietnam during the height of americam protests.Also went into Cambodia during the incurrsion.afterwards served in Berlin,then on to good old Texas(Ft'Hood) where I finished my military service
J.W. Blue Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years Retired as E9 with 35 years service. Vietnam veteran.
Janna McCann Class of 1999
Army, 6 Years Quartermaster equipment repair specialist
Jeffrey Harris Class of 1985
Navy, 20+ Years Served on board USS John C. Stennis and USS Peleliu
Jeremy Horton Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 4 Years Scout sniper
Jerry Blackerby Class of 1951
Navy, 4 Years Aviation Electronics Technician. Shift suprvisor of communications center shift at NAF Naha during 1952-53. Flew as radio operator in VP-57 patrol squadron in 1954-55. Discharged in 1955.
Jim A Skinner Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years Served proudly with the 307th CBT ENGR BN 82nd Airborne Division
John D Norris Class of 1966
Army, 5 Years Army Signal Corp SGT-E5
John Alex Foreman Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years Retired GSCS,
John Moore Class of 1999
Air Force, 6 Years Currently stationed at Barksdale AFB
Joshua Ford Class of 1998
Army, 5 Years Army Ranger / 82nd Airborne Served in OIF/OEF 2003-2005 Fought from the first day of the OIF and his unit was involved in many of the major battles to secure Iraq.
Margo Courtney Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 6 Years Air Wing Admin ~ Office Administration
Mark H Paul Class of 1979
Air Force, 12 Years Aircraft Armament Systems Specialist
Melissa Gibson (Mears) Class of 1997
Army, 3 Years Served as a nurse. Was never deployed, but cared for soldiers injured in Iraq and Afghanistan upon their return to the US. Was stationed at Fort Bragg, NC.
Rebecca Moseley Class of 1978
Air Force, 11 Years Jet Engine Mechanic on B52 Bombers, KC135 Stratotankers, and A10 Warthogs. Stationed at Carswell AFB, Texas, Offutt AFB, Nebraska, and Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan. Received several awards including the Air Force Commendation Medal for meritorious service.
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Mountaineer Heritage Park
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