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ROCKINGHAM — Two connected veterans organizations are looking to add names to their rosters this weekend.

Published in Local News
Tuesday, 12 October 2021 15:07

COLUMN: The Thompson Reunion

Every third Sunday in October during the 1950s and ‘60s, my family and I would go to the Thompson Reunion out from Mount Gilead. It was held at a small Baptist church of which my great-grandfather was one of the founding members and he is buried in the valley right below the church. The church was located in a beautiful grove of oak trees. Inside the church was an old-time choir loft, beautiful oak pews, knotted pine paneling and an old pump organ sat close to the front of the church.

Published in Lifestyle
Wednesday, 30 October 2019 17:52

Reunion planned for Rockingham High School grads

ROCKINGHAM — About six months ago, Jerry McGee had the idea to bring all graduates of the former Rockingham High School together, which has turned out to be quite a task.

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