This page was inspired by an electronic newsletter that Susan Curran 72 sends out every three months to her classmates in the seventies. It's a great way to find out what has been happening to your friends. With her permission, we have adapted her wonderful concept on this page.

Let us know what is happening in your life. Do you have an animal tale, a wedding, a new grandchild or something to brag about that you would like to share? That's part of the fun. Come on, be creative!! Share your life with us. Contact us today.

Previous Life Events:
2nd Quarter 2007
1st Quarter 2007
4th Quarter 2006


Senior Olympics

Paula Klingensmith (Brightbill) 74 played volleyball in the Senior Olympics in Louisville, KY on July 4, 2007. Her team came in 8th.

Fellow trojans, Harvey Welch 73 and Carol Baker (Dawson) 73 provided support.

Paula, Harvey and Carol


Tim Gifford 76 is participating in the Loveland Sculpture Invitational in the Denver area on August 10, 11 & 12. To see Tim's work visit his web site, Tim Gifford Bronze.

Bil Ingram 74 was installed as President the Alabama American Academy of General Dentistry on June 12, 2007.

Taxi to The Dark Side is a documentary about prisoners that have died in suspicious circumstances in U.S. custody during the war on terror. John Galligan 67, Istanbul, was involved in the court-martial at Fort Bliss (United States v. Willie Brand) and has two cameo spots in the beginning and end of the film. The documentary had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in April and won Best Documentary. It should be in theaters this fall and on the Discovery Channel next year.


Seeking Teaching Position
in Russia

Robert Hilton Simmons, Jr, son of Linda Crocker (Simmons) 66, graduated from William & Mary College with a B.S. in Biology and Linguistics. Russian specifically.

This summer he is taking an Oxford Seminar to get his TESOL/TESL Teacher Training Certification. He heads off to St. Petersburg at the end of August.

If anyone is aware of teaching positions in Russia, please contact Linda. "Any ideas, hints or contacts anyone can offer will be appreciated."


  Bill Tucker 69 welcomed his first grandchild, Avery Claire Mack, into the world on June 25th. Mother and daughter are doing fine. "Grandfather is bursting with pride."


Karen Wright (Arbaugh) 70 is enjoying being a grandmother for the third time. Eden Lily-Corine Arbaugh, Miss Lily, was born July 10th weighing in at 9 lbs 6 oz.


Sue Talbot 65 and Jim Talbot lost their mother, Majorie Ellen (Kennedy) Talbot, on February 27, 2007. Obituary.

The Burch sisters, Barbara 73 and Liz 74, lost their father, Colonel William Burch II, on May 24, 2007. He will be interned at Arlington National Cemetery on August 20, 2007 at 3 PM with full military honors. Obituary.