Category Archives: Yesterday’s

Perry County High School – Class of 1936

from the collection of Bob Wamble

Perry County High School - Class of 1936

Top to bottom – Joe DePriest, Mildred Poore- Sec Treas, John L. Webb – History Math, Wilson Sharpe – Science, William F. Shelton – Prin, Gussie Gobelet – Home Ec, Truman Stark – Agri, Thomas Turner – Vice Pres, Oville Tate, Reeves Hufstedler, Thirl Hickerson, Lorraine DePriest, Dora Deane DePriest – Solut, Billie Stevens – Pres, Eva Roberts – Valid, Myrtle OGuin, Tom Lomax, Mary Howell, Bill Owen, Glenn E. DePriest, James B. Tatum, Ruth Lancaster, Clayton Arnold, Era Leeper, Redner DePriest, Nettie Ward, Ottis Dabbs, Marysam Alexander, Gladys Bell, Caruthers Cotham, Mable Patterson, Ollin Lewis, Henry Ferguson, Ida D. Ferguson, L. D. Tate, Vergenia Smith, Homer A. Daniel

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PCHS Girls Basketball – 1964-1965

from the collection of Glenda James

The 1964-65 PCHS basketball team, managers, and coaches. Front Row, left to right: Barbara King, Janie Haston, Marie Moore, Joyce Bunch, Revone Keeling, Glenda Grimes, Willadean Richardson, Joan Tucker, Cheryl Webb, Joan Garner. Back Row, left to right: Coach Willard Moore, Manager Debby Hamm, Nancy Horner, Connie Bates, Paula Shepard, April Bates, Julia Ann Godwin, Barbara Moore, Janie Moore, Dianna Qualls, Betty Lomax, Manager Janice King, Coach Robert Hinson.

The 1964-65 PCHS basketball team, managers, and coaches. Front Row, left to right: Barbara King, Janie Haston, Marie Moore, Joyce Bunch, Revone Keeling, Glenda Grimes, Willadean Richardson, Joan Tucker, Cheryl Webb, Joan Garner. Back Row, left to right: Coach Willard Moore, Manager Debby Hamm, Nancy Horner, Connie Bates, Paula Shepard, April Bates, Julia Ann Godwin, Barbara Moore, Janie Moore, Dianna Qualls, Betty Lomax, Manager Janice King, Coach Robert Hinson.

PCHS Cheerleaders

cheerleaders

Back row: Delaine Cup, Teressa Parnell, Jean Sharp?, Sherry Bates, Pam Cole Front Row: Janet Turnbo, Suzanne Sharp & Ann Breeding

 

Purina Feed Mill of C. W. Averetts

feed mill

 

Western Auto – 1952

western auto 1952

Old Rockhouse Bridge

photographed by Melissa Trull Veitch

Old Rockhouse Bridge

Rockhouse Bridge Aerial ViewOld Rockhouse Bridge

The Old Rockhouse Bridge is located just west of County Highway 1788 on the Buffalo River. The highway was rerouted to the east for the construction of the new bridge.

It remains a beautiful spot along the Buffalo River.

Downtown Linden in the 1940’s

Downtown Linden in the 1940's

Downtown Linden in the 1940’s

 

Lick Creek Baptist Church

Lick Creek Baptist Church

Lick Creek Baptist Church. This building was built in 1910 but services have been held in this location since 1825 starting with a log structure that was erected by the Primitive Baptists’ that structure burnt around 1909 and that is when the building that is still currently being used today was erected.

 

Ms. Vera’s Kindergarten

 

Ms. Vera's Kindegarten

Bert Patterson,Sheilah Cloyd, Nancy Turner,Belinda Bastins birthday party,Johnny Bastin,Chipper Turner,Karen Kirk, Nancy Breeding

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Perry County High 1964-65 Boys Basketball Team‏

front row: Jerry Broadway and Glen Qualls

back row: Jerry Long, Johnny Marshall, Robby Lawrence, Mike Kirk, Bruce Cotton
Coach W. R. Moore, Billy Moore, Benny Howard, Lonnie Qualls, Bobby Warren, Clifford DePriest