To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information in writing to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, P.O. Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. Information must be received by Friday to be included in the following week’s issue.
DAY — The George “Poppy” Day family reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Kingscreek Fire Department. Dinner will be at 2:30 p.m. with meats and cutlery provided. Those attending should bring a side dish, desserts, drinks and items for auction. The theme is UK Blue and White. For more information, call Sandi Ison at 633-8176 (evenings) or 633- 3272 (days).
BUCKHORN — The Buckhorn Alumni Association will host the Buckhorn reunion on Oct. 17, 18, and 19. Activities will include music, dancing, and food and on Friday will be held at Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park with registration beginning at 2 p.m. followed by a dinner buffet. The social hour will begin at 7 p.m. in the park’s lobby area. There will also be an alumni basketball game at Buckhorn School beginning at 6 p.m. The events on Saturday will begin at 12 p.m. at Buckhorn Lake Area Church with a lunch followed by the business meeting at 1:30 p.m. to elect officers. The lunch is a fundraiser for the Church Renovation Project. On Saturday a dance with refreshments provided will begin at 6 p.m. at Buckhorn School along with a silent auction. On Sunday, there will be a community church service at the Log Cathedral and installation of officers. All alumni and friends are invited. For more information, contact Leila Sandlin Smith, secretary BAA, at 606-568-5648 or 606- 666-8547.
ELKHORN MINERS — All miners and members of miners’ families are invited to the Elkhorn Coal Company Miners Reunion on Friday, Oct. 3, and Saturday, Oct. 4 at Greenbo State Lodge in Greenup. Those attending should bring mining items to display. For lodge reservations, call (606) 473-7324. For information, call Anne Muncy at (606) 776-3151 or Richard Lewis at (937) 409-0949.
ADAMS —The George M. and Sally Adams family reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 11, in the dining hall on the campus of the old Stuart Robinson School. It will begin at 11 a.m. and dinner will be at noon. Fried chicken, ‘taters, rolls and drinks will be provided. Those attending should bring a covered dish and games. For more information, contact Bob Banks, (606) 633-4453, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Sandy Combs Hall, (606) 633-8025.
J.J. KELLY CLASS OF ‘64 — The J.J. Kelly High School Class of 1964 will hold its 50th anniversary reunion on Saturday, Oct. 11, at 6:30 p.m. at the Quality Inn in Norton, Va. Dress is “Sunday-go-tomeeting” clothes. For more information or to register, call Myrna Lester Orr at (317) 691-6172.
MIDDLE COWAN — The Middle Cowan Community reunion will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Oct. 4, at the Cowan Community Center. Those attending should bring drinks, ice, water, a covered dish, bread or desserts. Donations are sought to cover the cost of the community center, plates, cups and bowls, and no alcohol is allowed. No pets can be in the community center building. Call Sue Banks at (606) 633-5019 or Serena Smith at (812) 372-7973 for more information, and to tell them how many people plan to attend and what they will bring.