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Withrow’s Centennial Weekend Celebration and More

Graduation good news. 85% of Withrow’s Senior Class graduated this May and received over $4.7 million in scholarship money. A special congratulations to Salutatorian Isaiah Houston and Valedictorian Kristian Young.  Read the introductions of Isaiah Houston and Kristian Young during the graduation ceremony.

We are now half way through Withrow’s exciting and historic Centennial Year and more is being planned. There’s been a renewed interest in Withrow History and Alumni. Bob Linnenberg ‘63, Christy McTigue Backley ‘66, Dave Blocksom ‘68, Dennis Goens ‘69 and others have done a lot of research over the last year to put together two interesting documents. First is a listing of 100 years of Withrow facts. The second is a listing of Notable Withrow Alumni.

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Withrow Sounds Again, May 9-11, 2019

Withrow Sounds Again performances will be Thursday, May 9th at 7:30pm, and Friday, May 10th and Saturday, May 11th at 8pmPlease note that this is a change from the dates published earlier. Reserved seat tickets will go on sale Monday April 1, 2019. They may be purchased at the school or online by clicking HERE.

Tickets Prices: Adults – $20, Children 12 and under – $10; and Withrow students can buy tickets at school for $8 or online for $10.

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Withrow Centennial Plans

HAPPY BIRTHDAY WITHROW!

By Dave Blocksom ’68

Next August Withrow’s 100th graduating class will be starting their senior year. Your Alumni Association will join with Withrow’s staff, teachers and students in celebrating this historic event. Our celebrations will take place from next June until August, 2019. This will allow us two summers to bring our alumni back to campus to celebrate with us. We are currently planning several projects as part of the celebration. The photo above was taken July 6, 1918 and shows the basement below the old girl’s gym, which is now the cafeteria. Read More →

Withrow Sounds Again

Make a donation to help produce WITHROW SOUNDS AGAIN:The Sounds of Withrow Reboot

By Rob Hinton, photo at right, Class of ‘71

Another opening, another show?!  There just could be if Withrow alum Zachery Riggins, photo at left, gets his way. Zach wants to bring back the SOUNDS OF WITHROW to a 21st century audience. The “Sounds” label would still be there but he’s calling his production, WITHROW SOUNDS AGAIN.  The once annual musical tradition known as SOUNDS has not been seen or heard since the 1980s.

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