From Staff Reports

The Little Cypress High School Alumni Reunion for the classes of 1953-1970 will take place at the Veteran’s of Foreign Wars Hall on Hwy. 87 in Orange from 2 p.m. until 12 midnight Saturday, Oct. 9. There will be food, music and dancing.

A reception is planned from 2 to 6 p.m. for visiting with old friends. Light appetizers and cold drinks will be served. Dinner will follow at 6 p.m., catered by Zydeco of Beaumont.

After dinner, there will be more visiting and dancing. Also, classes and teachers will be recognized and several presentations made. Each class will have dedicated tables, along with a memory wall. Contact Claudine Hogan at 883-8208 if you would like to have something on this wall.

Cost is $35 per person and checks should be made payable to:

Little Cypress High Reunion Fund
c/o Ken Lewis
595 Orleans St., Suite 500
Beaumont, TX 77701

For those out-of-towners staying in the area for this event, Holiday Inn Express, located at 2655 IH-10 East, is accepting reservations for $79 per night. The telephone number is 409-882-9222. Hotel price includes breakfast and the use of the meeting room. To get that rate, please state that you are attending the Little Cypress High School reunion.

The Hampton Inn at 2080 IH-10 West in Orange is also prepared to accommodate reunion visitors. Reservations will be $59 per night for those who do not live in the area. This includes free breakfast as well. The telephone number is 409-883-2500. Be sure to mention the reunion to secure this low rate.

The Econolodge at 4301 27th Street in Port Arthur also will offer a reasonable rate. Their number is 409-988-0110.

For more information, contact Hogan at 409-883-8208 or via email at Reservations should be made early to reserve seating.