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2019 Alumni Banquet Information


  1. P.O. BOX 862


August 1, 2019


Dear Ashdown High School Alumni Member,


The Ashdown High School Alumni Committee and Officers are pleased to announce the 13th annual Alumni Dinner. The dinner will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the High School Cafeteria. The honored guest this year will be Dr. Tommy Fomby an AHS Class of 1965 graduate and received his Ph.D. from the University of Missouri and is currently Professor of Economics at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. He is Co-editor of Advances in Econometrics an annual college book of econometric techniques as applied to problems in economics, finance, marketing and forecasting.


Tickets for the dinner will be $30.00 per person. This “includes” your Alumni dues of $10.00 for the coming year. You must be an Alumni to buy dinner tickets. Tickets will go on sale Monday, August 5, 2019. Ticket sales will end Monday, September 2, 2019 at Noon. By popular request, we will be offering tables of eight (8), as well as individual tickets. Doors will open at 4:30 and dinner will be served at 6:00.

Four hundred tickets will be available. When all the tickets are sold, sales will be closed. Don’t’ wait……..


INDIVIDUAL TICKETS can be purchased locally at Castle Antiques (120 Rankin St.), Sandra Shackelford Furlow (P. O. Box 158, Ogden, AR 71853, 870-898-6803, or Susan Setliff Simmons (1021 Rankin St., Ashdown, AR 71822, 903-277-9359,


TO PURCHASE TABLE OF 8 contact Diane Brown McLarty (870-898-6179, to get a form. Designate one person to collect the money. The table will be reserved when the information form and money ($240.00) is returned to Diane. Make all checks payable to AHS Alumni Association.


This will be an extra special evening for the Class of 1969. They will be celebrating their 50th graduation anniversaries.


MEMBERSHIP DUES ONLY: See attached form. Becoming a member will keep you in the loop about what is happening with the Association and your support will be appreciated. Your membership dues of $10.00 will make a difference in providing additional scholarships for deserving Ashdown seniors of 2020. Thanks to your participation the Alumni Association provided eight $1,000.00 scholarships for 2019.


RECOGNITION BRICKS: See attached form. You may purchase these bricks at the dinner or by sending in the attached form with your money.          


The Ashdown High School Homecoming game and parade will be Friday, September 13, 2019. I hope to see all of you there.


Susan Setliff Simmons


AHS Alumni Association