NEW CASTLE —
Shenango alumni are planning a quadruple class reunion next month.
The gathering — Nov. 23 — is for all graduates from the classes of 1981, 1982, 1983 and 1984. Classmates will gather at The New Englander, starting at 7 p.m.
The deadline to make a reservation is Nov. 3. The cost is $30 per person.
Anyone who is interested in attending should contact his or her class representative. They are: Lisa Ferrucci Stelter, (724) 654-4762; Sue Dean Nittinger, (724) 657-7433; Veronica Hart Pizor, (724) 657-9101; and Dave Tyler (724) 730-0938.
Members of the Lawrence County vo-tech school’s class of 1972 will gather to celebrate their 40th anniversary.
The reunion is set for Nov. 24 at Gallo’s Italian Villa on Wilmington Road.
There will be a cash bar from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m.
The cost is $20 per person and includes a buffet dinner and entertainment.
Reservations are due by Nov. 17.
To make a reservation or get more information contact Beverly Greaf Houston at (724) 652-1712 or Deanna Morrison Shaffer at (724) 651-8880.
NEW CASTLE —
Shenango sets cafeteria prices
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Shenango board not raising taxes
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