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PANORAMA AMORY HIGH SCHOOL
AMORY, MS VOLUME VDEDICATION
You are always on the move Helping one student or another But you manage to find time To be a wife and a mother.
If you’re not presiding over Thespians Or thinking about speakers you must introduce your are getting us ready for homecoming By directing “Mother Goose.”
You make teaching look like real fun
You hold our attention one way or another The PANORAMA is dedicated to Mrs. Peggy Holmes Yes, Ken’s wife and Hank’s mother.
by H. M. Riley
For seven years Mrs. Holmes has been teaching at Amory High School. She has skillfully guided the Thespians through six years of putting on plays. She also sponsors Youth Congress and Platform Events. Mrs. Holmes is always willing to lend a helping hand to those who are willing to put forth an effort. It is the Panorama’s great honor to dedicated this annual to Peggy Fowlkes Holmes.1984 HOMECOM
The week of October 8-12 was a very exciting and hectic week for students at AHS. Everyone was involved in one way or another whether it was band, football, skit practice, or float building.
The week was climaxed on Friday with a very entertaining program entitled “The Wonderful World of Mother Goose.” The seniors along with Mrs. Holmes and Mrs. Gary put on a hilarious program. A short pep rally followed with the spirit stick going to the seniors.
The identity of the 1984 Homecoming Queen was announced at the conclusion of the Homecoming Program. Geneva Patterson, 1983 Homecoming Queen, revealed Kim Brasfield as the new queen. Friday night Kim was escorted by Tommy Griffith and crowned by Joey Nesbit. During the pre-game ceremony the 1984 Homecoming Court was introduced. The four senior maids were Tracey Coleman escorted by Brad Brasfield; Melana Hamilton escorted by David Egger; Pam Haynes escorted by Brad Avery; and Valerie Smith escorted by Cletus White. The junior class elected Lori Lewellen who was escorted by Brock May. Serving as sophomore maid was Carla Householdder escorted by Chuck Caldwell. The freshman maid was Kim Minor escorted by Greg McNeese.
The winner of the float competition was also announced during the pregame ceremony. The results were: First place, Seniors with “Goose the Tigers”; Second, Sophomores with “Four and Twenty Tigers Baked in a Pie”; Third, Juniors with “Hickory Dickory Dock Scare the Tigers up the Clock”; Fourth, Freshmen with “This Little Tiger Went to Market. .”
HAPPENINGSWE ARE NUMBER ONE
Everyone is learning some new tricks and improving their old ones at the Amory Band Camp, (shown on opposite side.)
Marla, Amy, and Stan hug each other with joy when Amory Band received four first places and two second places in the Band Festival at Gordo, (shown at right)
Amory Varsity Band Drum Major, Dee Winstead, ranked best over all drum major at the Gordo Band Festival, (shown below)
Pictured in the first picture above are trumpet players Scott Wilkinson, Richard Langford, Michael Thornton, and Chuck Johnson. Playing the tuba in the second picture are David Miller and Andre Smith. Playing baritone is Louis Duke.Pictured in the first picture above are the members of the rifle and flag corp. Rifle members are: Kim Brasfield, Patti Shepherd, Marla Pearson, Kerry Cole, and Mylynn Johnson.
Flag members are: Amy Bunch, Tina Holloway, Mollye Weatherbee, Caryn Tubb, Rachel Dollar, Gina Earl, Jamie Hathcote, Christy Cox, Monica Thomas, Beth Payne, Melissa Adams, Sherri Prestridge, Crystal Ezell, Davida Rogers, and Kelly Sims.
Some of the members of the band playing trombone are: Don Merideth, Richard Wall, Stan Patterson, and Steve Butler.
(Standing) David Howell, Jimbo Taylor, Dan Morris, Andrew Fox, Jr., Jim Thornton, Keith Wilson, Richard Wall, Sean Prestridge, Mark Johnson, Sam Griffie, Steve Gallop, Anthony Rollins, Mike Tubb, Teressa Tapp, Diane Wade; (Kneeling) Steve Butler, Mike Stewart, Ben Harlow
AHS FRESHMAN BAND
Members of the freshman band: Neal Avery, Victor Betts, Amanda Blake, Stephanie Bracknell, Donna Brown, Roderick Burdine, Ramona Davis, Zundra Dilworth, Rhoda Dodd, Anissa Ezell, Steve Gallop, Sam Griffie, Amy Grubbs, Billy Guyton, Allison Hadley, Caroline Harmon, Kim Herndon, Kellie Herring, Cheryl Holeman, Mark Johnson, Sandra Johnson, Craig Lesley, Kesa McMillian, Kim Minor, Lisa Moore, Vickie Nation, Sean Prestridge, Dana Novay, David Pritchard, Libby Ray, Tina Ray, Amy Ritter, John Phillip Roberts, Anthony Rollins, Terri Stewart, Dwyan Suggs, Teresa Tapp, Karen Thompson, Jim Thornton, Mike Tubb, David Turner, Jennifer Turner, Tina Turner, Tammy West, James W'hitfield, Wayne Wilbanks, Amanda Box, and Audrea EzellMOST BEAUTIFUL
Melana HamiltonContestants for group 1 judging: Shannon Wathen, Paige Durrett, Laura Pierce, Kim McClung, Valerie Smith, Kerry Cole, Traci George, Lori Lewellen, Melana Hamilton, Dana Novay, Ginger Ostrowski, and Kim Herndon.
Contestants for group 2 judging: Davida Rogers, Angelia Parks, Pam Haynes, Wendy Walker, Lisa Moore, Vettra Standifer, Monica Thomas, Patti Shepherd, Tracey Coleman, Marla Pearson, Samantha Adair, Kelley Callihan, Jill EdwardsWinners are: (1. to r.) Angelia Parks, Miss Congeniality; Vettra Standifer, 2nd alternate; Tracey Coleman, 1st alternate; Marla Pearson, 3rd alternate; Traci George, 4th alternate; Most Beautiful, Melana Hamilton.
Robyn Forbus, last year’s Most Beautiful, with the help of Louis Rowles, our master of ceremonies, helps Melana with flowers and crown as she prepares to take her walk.
23A MAN CALLED PETER
Cast for play: (front row) Laura Pierce, Amber Bracknell, Amy Bunch, Scott Wilson, Dan Morris, Mrs. Peggy Holmes.
(back row) Louis Duke, Mark Johnson, Pam Haynes, Kim Brasfield, Brock May, Angela Deaton, Amy Roberts, Tommy Wilkerson, Shannon Wathen, and Mike Stewart.
Peter John Marshall....
George Yost ...........
Senator James Knox Polk
Cast of Characters
.. Shannon Wathen
.... Mark Johnson
. Amber Bracknell .....Pam Haynes
• 24Senior ancuuzt
jl 3)ay al Jbnory 'J jh School
High School Ch or us Members of the High Sc? Billie Jean Wil son, Mar Deaton, Leslie White, P Carla Householder, Cind (fourth row) Loretta Na
1 C horus: (first row) Mrs 1 ,indn dams. Conger Ostrowski, C Massey, Yvette Meaders. isecond row) Felicia Jones. Eliza •i West; (third row) Jean me Hughes, Angelia Parks, Shawm: • l ackett, Laura Pierce, Brenda Strong, Stephanie Herring, Kr rs, Janice Marshall, Sabrina Marshall, Stephanie French, 1
da Walton, Linda Vassar, Linda Whitfield. Vicky Vassar, th drift in, Kim Pate, Karen Todd. Caryn Tubb, Angela ' i' h. Kegina Marshall. Camille Harlow, Josette Smith. Breen wood. Angie Rock, Mandi Marett, Melinda Rock; esi Ream, Tammy Rock, Tina Powell
26Bradley Gerome Avery
Arthur Ray Bailey
James Kevin Baxter
Donny Lynn Bennett
Melissa Arlene Box Bradley Gregg Brasfield
Kimberly Dean Brasfield
Amy Harden BunchWalter Matthew Butler
Angela Karen Calhoun
Kelley Lynne Callihan
Jimmy Chess Coggin
Jeffrey Lee Chambers
Darrell Dewayne Colburn
Tracey Lyn Coleman
John Edward DardenAnthony Eugene Davis
Shelby Dale Dendy
Konie June DeWitt
Louis Andrew Duke Paige Brownlee Durrett
Tonya Lannese Edwards David Alan Egger
Tina Michelle Edwards
Noel Braxton English
Rhea Allison Gillentine
James Harold Ezell
Johnny Lee Gilleylen, Jr.
John Allen Fears
David Wayne Greenhill
Thomas Daniel Griffith
Pamela Yvette Hadley
Melana Leigh HamiltonBenjamin Alvin Harlow
Brenda Jean Hogan
Charlotte Ann Hughes
Michael David Jackson
Gary Leonard JernighanDavid Tremale McIntosh
Shawn L. McPhersonDaniel Pitner Morris
Phillip Jerome Morris
Juanella Savione Morrow
Terri Marie Nelson William Joseph Nesbit Ramona Lisa Nunnery
S'Angela Kim Oliver
Anthony Keith Parker
Marla Ann Pearson
Tujuana Vevetta Randle
Marion Renae Parks
Teresa Anne Ream
Timothy V. Ritter
Amy Kathleen Roberts
Angela Dee RockMelinda Gayle Rock
Valeri Davida Rogers
Danny Michael Russell
James Mitchell Sanders, Jr.
Johnny Paul Shelly
Patricia Kaye Shepherd
Elaynia LaVerne Shumpert
Robert Glenn Smith
Steven Michael SmithVirginia Smith
Priscilla Ann Spann
Valerie Denise Smith
Leonard Lee Thomas Michael Dwight Thornton James Rodney Todd
Patricia Diane Wade
Mollye Alinda Weatherbee
Jerry Wayne Westmoreland
Gregory Allen Whitaker
Cletus White, Jr.Donnetta Michelle White
George Thomas Wilkerson Dortha Deidra Winstead
Class Flower: Yellow Rose
Senior Colors: Kelly Green and
Motto: “If you believe in your-
self and have dedication
and pride, and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high, but so are the results.”
Shundra Deniece Young
President — Amy Bunch Vice president — Tommy Griffith
Secretary — Jane Lewis Treasurer — Tonya Edwards Representatives — Dan Morris Arthur Bailey
Paige Durrett Pam Haynes
Dan Morris David McIntosh
S'MR. AND MISS AHS
JOEY NESBIT AND KIM BRASFIELDMR. AND MISS AMORY HIGH SCHOOL AND RUNNERS UP
Kim Brasfield has been a member and lettered in the band four years; member of rifle corps and rifle captain; Spanish Club, three years; Thespians, three years; FBLA, three years; 1984 Homecoming Queen; member of play cast and stage crew, three years and voted best supporting actress, senior year.
Joey Nesbit has lettered in football four years and selected all district football; lettered in baseball and basketball three years; member of French Club, two years; Thespians, one year; National Honor Society, two years; Student Council, three years; FBLA, three years and elected parliamentarian and president; Peptomist, four years and served as sports editor, co-editor, and manager of Peptomist; freshman and sophomore class officer; president and vice president of Student Council; district and state winner in FBLA; attended Boys’ State and elected president pro-tempore of senate; member of band, two years.
Marla Pearson has been a member of band, four years and rifle corps, one year; member of National Honor Society; member of Spanish Club and elected vice president; elected Mississippi Spanish Club secretary-treasurer, sophomore year; member of FBLA; Student Council representative, freshman year; member of Thespians; attended Girls’ State and Youth Congress; placed third in posters and first place in written proficiency at foreign language fair.
Tommy Griffith has lettered in football two years; lettered in baseball four years, most valuable player; senior class vice president; member of French Club; member of FBLA; member of Student Council, senior year; Boys’ State delegate; page for Representative Bo Robinson; participated in Math Bowl and Science Competition at IJC; participated in Science Competition at Mississippi College; superior on bill introduced at Youth Congress.
Miss AHS Kim Brasfield
Runner Up Tommy Griffith
43FROM SMALL TRACKS
Kevin Baxter Matt Butler Kim Brasfield Brad Brasfield Donny Bennett
Teresa Beam Amy Bunch Melissa Box Tracey Coleman Jim C. Coggin
Kelly Calihan Tim Chism Angela Calhoun Dale Dendy Konie DeWitt
John Darden Paige Durret Terrance Dixon Louis Duke Hariet Ezell
James Ezell Tina Edwards Tonya Edwards David Egger Noel English
S'Tommy Griffith Rhea Gillentine John Gilleylen David Greenhill David Howell
Melana Hamilton Pam Haynes Charlotte Hughes William Howard Ben Harlow
Shawn McPherson Joel Montet Kim McClung Phillip Morris Steve Miller
Dan Morris Ramona Nunnery Kim Oliver Terri Nelson Joey Nesbit
Richard Langford Jane Lewis Tujuana Randle Tim Ritter Angela Rock
Amy Roberts Melinda Rock Danny Russell Marla Pearson Marion Parks
H Jim Sanders Paul Shelley Elaynia Shumpert Glenn Smith Steve Smith
Priscilla Spann Dorothy Spratt Brad Tate Leonard Thomas Michael Thornton
Rodney Todd Angela Vance Ulinda Vassar Diane Wade Shannon Wathan
Missy Watson Mollye Weatherbee Greg Whitaker Donetta White Tommy Wilkerson
GRADUATION 198549OUR FRIEND
Michael David Reeves “Dave”
Mischievous, fun to be around, witty, and full of energy.
Often our natural beings tell us that the death of one as bright and fine is unjust and tragic. But belief in God brings hope. “For Jesus suffered, bled and died that sinners might be sanctified, and to grant God’s children such as I Eternal life in that Home on High.”
— The one thing I want of all is “to go to Heaven.”
My Me Booklet AMS, Fall, 1979
I would not want to look another way.” My Me Booklet AMS, Fall, 1979
— Loved his family, who were his “favorite people,” and his friends.
I like football very much. I wish that they had a middle school team that could travel and play teams out of town. Football is a very tough sport. And I love it.
Last year the two best teams were the Dallas Cowboys and Steelers. They are good football teams. They have good players that don’t get mad.
My favorite team is the Dallas Cowboys and Houston Oilers. I have liked football since I was real young. Football is one of the most common sports in the world for men. David Reeveg
The highest award at Amory High School is for meritorious achievement, The Golden Panther Award, The Golden Panther Award is not “given” it is “earned” through a four year long process. Determination is based on a 400 point system — with 200 points accorded to academic excellence and 200 points accorded to activities. Each Golden Panther recipient received a plaque and card and in addition will have his or her name inscribed on the permanent plaque in the trophy case.MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS: Shannon Wathen, Earl Frye Humanitarian Award; Jim Sanders, Charles G. Longnecker Memorial Scholarship; Joey Nesbit, Mark Brasfield Memorial Award; Donny Bennett, Lee McCowan Memorial Award; Arthur Bailey, Olandress Bailey Memorial Award; Jerome Vance, Phillip Parham Memorial Award; Dee Winstead, Elizabeth Sisson Memorial Scholarship.
GOOD CITIZENSHIP AWARDS: Missy Watson, Pilot Club Girl of month; Dale Dendy, Pilot Club Girl of month; Paige Durrett, Pilot Girl of month; Mollye Weatherbee, Pilot Girl of month; Pam Haynes, Glenn Good Citizenship; Priscilla Spann, American Legion Post Good Citizenship Award; (back row) Tracey Coleman, Pilot Girl of month. Tonya Edwards, Pilot Girl of the Year Award; David McIntosh. Glenn Good Citizenship Award; Brad Avery, American Legion Post Good Citizenship Award; Dan Moris, American Legion Good Citizenship Award; Kelley Callihan. Pilot Girl of month.SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS: Diane
Wade, Glenn MSU Scholarship and $5,000 MSU Scholarship; Shannon Wathen, Dr. Charles G. Longnecker Memorial Scholarship; Patti Shepherd, $5,000 MSU Scholarship; Amy Bunch, MS National Guard NCO Assoc, scholarship; (back row) Beta Sigma Phi Scholarship to Brian McGon-agill; Joey Nesbit, Rotary Touchstone Award and $5,000 MSU Scholarship; Michael Jack-son, William Carey Scholarship; Jim Sanders, Samford University Scholarship and Dr. Charles G. Longnecker Memorial Scholarship; Louis Duke, Samford University Scholarship
CLUB AWARDS: Angela Vance, Masonic Lodge Award; Amy Haney, Spanish Award; Joey Nesbit, Aurora Club Award; Mark Brasfield Memorial Award; Tracey Coleman, Business Education Award; Mike Stewart, French Award and American History Award; Amy Roberts, DAR Good Citizenship Award, and Speech Award; Priscilla Spann, Business Education Award.PRESIDENTIAL ACADEMIC FITNESS AWARDS: Seven girls and one boy comprised this group. They each received a certificate from President Ronald Reagan and pins signifying they are presidential scholars. They are Jane Lewis, Marla Pearson, Amy Bunch, Patti Shepherd, Amy Roberts, Shannon Wathen, and Diane Wade. Center is Joey Nesbit.
STAR TEACHER AND STAR STUDENT: Diane Wade was recognized as Star Student and chose Mario Ortiz as her Star Teacher.
YEARBOOK DEDICATION: The 1985 yearbook was dedicated to Peggy Holmes, Speech and English teacher. Making the presentation are Dan Morris, staff member, Mrs. Peggy Holmes, and Debbie Ritter, staff member.
LONGNECKER FOUNDATION AWARD WINNER: Jimmy Vaughn, right, recognized Mark Buchanan, left, as this year’s recipient of the Longnecker Foundation Award.
56AMORY HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL AWARDS: These members of the A.H.S. Baseball Team were recognized for their outstanding play. They are (1. to r.) Tommy Griffith, Captain; Brad Brasfield, Most Valuable Player; Joel Montet, Most Improved; and Glenn Smith, Coaches Award. The Panthers are coached by Bill Miley.
PANTHERETTE BASKETBALL AWARDS: Coach Amy Martin recognized her outstanding basketball players for the past season. They are (1. to r.) Angela Wilson, Most Improved Player; and Vicki Brown, 110% Award; Not Pictured are Annette French, Captain; and Debra Diggs, Best All Around Player.
PANTHER BASKETBALL AWARDS: These members of the Basketball Team, coached by David Easley were honored at the Athletic Banquet. The 1984-85 Panther team enjoyed one of the finest seasons in the school’s history as they won six area tournaments as well as being ranked number 6 in the state final poll. The outstanding members are (1. to r.): Travis McIntosh, Best Defensive Player Award; Leonard Thomas, Most Improved; Mark Wilson, Most Valuable Player Award and Best Rebounder Award; David McIntosh, Panther Basketball Award; and Brad Avery, Captain.
57PAN'I HRR FOOTBALL AWARDS: These members of the football team were awarded plaques for outstanding play during the 1984-85 season. They are (first row, 1. to r.): Stacey Andress, Most Valuable Defensive Back; Glenn Smith, Headhunter Award; Brad Williams, Dedication Award; and Steve Strawbridge, Most Valuable Defensive Lineman, (back row, 1. to r.): David McIntosh, Most Valuable Player and Permanent Captain; Barrit Talley, Most Valuable Offensive Lineman; Joey Nesbit, Most Improved and Permanent Captain; Dale Pruitt, Most Valuable Offensive Back; and Andy Stevens, Dedication Award.
TENNIS, GOLF AND TRACK AWARDS: These outstanding participants are (1 to r.): Lee Dur-rett. Most Improved Tennis; Noel English and Stacy Parham, Most Valuable Players, Tennis; Jeff Stevenson, Outstanding Golf Award; and Billy Spratt, Most Valuable Track Award. Coaching these sports are Becky Easley, tennis; Bobby Hall, golf; and Ed Stanley, track.
Kim McKlung, Paige Durret, Melana Hammilton, Tracey Coleman
m621984 FRESHMAN CHEERLEADERS
Amory High School Freshmen Cheerleaders (clockwise) Kim Herndon, Karen Thompson, Lisa Moore, Stephanie Bracknell, and Jennifer Pearson
Sept. 14 Booneville
Sept. 21.; .. .Saltillo
Sept. 28 . . Kossuth
Oct. 5... j . Pontotoc
Oct. 12 Ripley - HC
Oct. 19 . Aberdeen
Nov. 9...! New Albany 1984 PANTHER ■FOOTBALL
Amory Panther Roster 1984
No. Name POS. Ht. Wt. pr.
2 CurtTubb 5-9 157 11
5 Thomas Sanderson. 5-7 131 11
6 Phillip Morris 5-8 134 12
8 Dale Pruitt 5-11 173 10
15 Andy Stevens 6-0 149 9
18 David McIntosh — 6-0 188 12
22 Brad Tate 5-8 160 12
26 Billy Spratt SE f j 5-9 138 10
28 Robert Pickle 5-10 160 11
34 Norris French 5-11 173
38 Frederich Garth ... 6-0 170 10
40 Jason Robinson 5-11 165 10
42 Bobby Spratt 5-8 135 10
44 Glenn Smith 5-9 161 12
45 Mark Clay 5-7 152 10
50 Bart Sawyer 5-9 168 11
55 Steve Strawbridge . ■ 5-9 213 10
57 Keith Flowers 6-1 182 11
ol Chris Rieves 5-7 170 10
62 Brad Williams 5-8 167 10
63 Jon Walls 5-10 173 11
68 Allen East 5-11 187 10
75 Jimmy Wiygul OT 6-0 202 10
77 Preston Hadley dt 5-10 206 10
78 Barry Talley OT 5-11 194 11
80 John Darden 5-8 160 12
82 Elton Troupe SE-FS ) 6 0 157 10
83 Stacey Andress 5-11 147 11
85 Allen Hodo TE-DE 6-0 175 11
88 Joey Nesbit 5-11 174 12
89 Bill Miller 6-2 190 11
90 John Griffith 5-11 N 159, .11SENIORS 1984
Left to right: Brad Tate, Glenn Smith, Joey Nesbit, Phillip Morris, John Darden, David McIntosh
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Th« Panthers finish tha 1984 saason 5-5
The Panthers finished the season 5-5 — not the best, but a great deal more than was expected from the young and inexperienced team, which was seeded last in the district in pre-season predictions.
Amory’s 5-5 record (4-4 in district) placed them fourth in the district behind Pontotoc, Kossuth and Ripley.
Ironically, the Panthers defeated Kossuth and came within three points of downing Ripley earlier in the season.
With only six seniors — Brad Tate, Joey Nesbit, Phillip Morris, John Darden, Glenn Smith, and David McIntosh — facing graduation in 1985, the Panthers look forward to an even better record next year.JUNIORS 1984
Front row left to right: Keith Flowers, Curt Tubb, Thomas Sanderson, Robert Pickle, Norris French, Bart Sawyer. Back row left to right: Barry Talley, Jon Walls, Stacey Andress, Allen Hodo, Bill Miller, John Griffith.
Front row left to right: Mark Clay, Jason Robinson, Chris Rieves, Brad Williams, Steve Shrawbridge, Frederick Garth, Bobby Spratt. Back row left to right: Alan East, Elton Troupe, Dale Pruitt, Jimmy Wiygul, Preston Hadley, Billy Spratt.A SPECIAL THANKS to the Amory Coaches who led the Amory Panthers into a 5-5 season. The coaches are: Bobby Hall (first year with the team), assistant coach Ed Stanley (first year), and assistant Coach James Lowery (in his second year with the Panthers).
SCRAMBLE! Pursued by a pack of Bulldogs, Panther quarterback Andy Stevens (15) tucks the ball and tries to scramble around the end and free.
A FRIENDLY HANDSHAKE by Keith Flowers and a member of the opposing team.
CAN’T STAY, GOTTA GO. Amory’s Glenn Smith refuses to slow down, even with two Kossuth Aggies begging him to stay awhile.WE DID IT! WE WON! While Jason Robinson (40) just looks astounded, the "We’re Number One” fingers pop up and Coaches Bobby Hall, Ed Stanley and James Lowery get plain old excited.
WE DID OUR BEST Panther fan Lloyd Minor (second from left) passes a word of encouragement to Amory assistant Coach James Lowery, who congratulates players Dale Pruitt (8) and John Darden (80) on a job well done. The Panthers fell 28-7 to the still undefeated Pontotoc Warriors.
PANTHER POWER. An unidentified Amory Panther plows ahead for ground yardage, dragging two Booneville Blue Devils along for the ride. Amory won the game 22-17.
IFirst Row — Neal French, Mgr.; Dwayne Suggs; Brad Boyd; Rodney Hogan; Aubrey Boren; Kelvin French; Trey Peeler; Jim Williams; Vincent Brownlee; Jeff Smith; Mgr.
Second Row — John Roberts, mgr.; Andra Blair; Rodney Griffin; Danny Phillips; Barry Deaton; Bernard Smith;
Mark Shields; Dickie Taylor; David Turner; Conneil Westmoreland; Kenny Hill, Mgr.
Third Row — Mark Johnson; Ricky McCall; Walt Willis; Tony Parish; Johnny Miller; Neal Avery; Todd Glenn; Bernard Carter.
Fourth Row — Troy Allen; Craig Lesley; Mark Griffith; James Beeks; Corey Glenn; J.J. Lowery; Kelvin McCormick; Jason Burt; Coach Thomas.
AMORY FRESHMEN 1984 Record
Sept. 20 Amory 0 New Albany 0
Sept. 25 Amory 38 Houston 16
Oct. 4 Amory 8 Aberdeen 0
Oct. 11 Amory 26 Aberdeen 16
Oct. 16 Amory 26 Hamilton 16
Oct. 18 Amory 28 Hatley 8
Oct. 23 Amory 6 Smithville 01984-85 PANTHER BASKETBALL
Members are: (1. to r.) Phillip Morris, Travis McIntosh, Darion Woods, Brock May, David McIntosh, Leonard Thomas, Mark Wilson, Brad Avery, Stacy Andress, Percy Payne, Allen Hodo, Joey Nesbit, John Darden, Thomas Wayne Sanderson, (standing) Neal Avery, Brien Chamblee, John Hathcote, managers; Coach Easley, Tommy Tapp, Keith Blaylock
US THEM US THEM
67 Hamilton 53 Aberdeen Round
65 Aberdeen 39 Robin Tournament
82 Smithville 63 59 Columbus Caldwell 49
43 Tupelo 52 92 Fulton 38
59 Shannon 60 71 Aberdeen 61
Pontotoc Inv. Tournament 65 Fulton 55
78 North Pontotoc 62 56 Hamilton 53
57 Shannon 55 84 Fulton 48
52 Pontotoc 38 64 New Albany 72
78 West Point 65 District Tournament
75 Houston 57 41 Pontotoc 38
Hamilton Inv. Tournament 56 Shannon 55
69 Nettleton 51 43 New Albany 54
80 Aberdeen 63 North Half Tournament
77 Hamilton 66 57 Coldwater 54
62 Hatley 47 57 Coahoma County 35
72 Hatley 54 40 New Albany 44
60 Shannon 56 State Tournament
69 Aberdeen 54 76 Forrest 69
82 Nettleton 58 62 South Jones 68
91 Smithville 39
Monroe Co. Tournament
77 Smithville 41
64 Aberdeen 57
51 Tupelo 56 %
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3Anvrjfe1984-85 LADY PANTHERS
Lady Panthers: (L. to R.) Debra Diggs, Jackie Loyd, Felicia Stewart, Kathy Garth, Cameron Wilson, Vicki Brown, Angela Wilson, Trena Smith, Harriett Ezell, Annette French, Lori Mann, (standing) Jamie Hathcote, Manager; Coach Amy Martin; Michelle Buckingham, Manager.
1984-85 Lady Panther Schedule
Hamilton Lost Aberdeen Lost
Smithville Lost Tupelo Lost
Shannon Lost Vardaman Lost
West Point Lost Houston Lost
Hatley Lost Hatley Lost
Hatley Lost Shannon Lost
Aberdeen Lost Nettleton Won
Smithville Lost Aberdeen Lost
Tupelo Lost Aberdeen Lost
Fulton Lost Caldwell Won
Fulton Lost Hamilton Lost
Fulton Lost Shannon LostMembers of the Freshman Girls Basketball Team: (1. to r.) Pam Spratt, Erica Thomas, Allison Hadley, Marvette Dilworth; (standing) Lazette Stevens, Coach; (on knees) Traci Sturoivant, Manager; Amy Rowland.
Members of the Freshman Boys Basketball Team: (1. to r.) Rome Barnes, Kevin Burdine, Mark Griffith, Jim Williams, Calvin French, Greg Haynes, Andy Stevens, Rodney Hogan, James Whitfield, Kenny Hill, Dwyan Suggs, Coach Lowery
76 1985 BASEBALL TEAM
Members of the baseball team: (first row) Curt Tubb, Brad Brasfield, Thomas Wayne Sanderson, Joel Montet, John Darden, Greg Worthey, (second row) Van Hoots, Trip Wiygul, Stan Patterson, Robert Pickle, Arthur Bailey, Glenn Smith, Tommy Griffith, (back row) Randy Renfro, Walt Willis, Travis McIntosh, Joey Nesbit, Chuck Clements, Jason Robinson, Coach Miley; (not pictured) Kevin McCormick, David McIntosh, Andy Stevens.
Shannon Baseball schedule 11 Amory 1
Tupelo 2 Amory 1
Tupelo 4 Amory 1
Pontotoc 7 Amory 1
New' Albany 8 Amory 7
Houston 7 Amory 4
Fulton 4 Amory 5
Saltillo 10 Amory 7
Tupelo Baseball schedule 3 Amory 2
Aberdeen 8 Amorv 20
Okolona 9 Amory 10
Shannon 4 Amory 6
Okolona 1 Amory 2
Pontotoc 10 Amory 8
Fulton 7 Amory 15
Houston 2 Amory 4
Saltillo 3 Amory 41985 TENNIS TEAM
Members of the tennis team: (front row) John Phillip Roberts, Karen Thompson, Amy Roberts, Paige Durrett, Stacy Parham, David Turner; (back row) Coach Easley, Richard Langford, John Thompson, Brock May, Paul Shelley, Noel English, Lee Durrett; (not pictured) Dale Dendy, Sam Griffie
Houston New Albany
Aberdeen Aberdeen Overall 7-5
Came in third place
Boys doubles defeated Pontotoc Girls doubles defeated Houston Girls singles defeated Houston Boys singles defeated Alcorn Central Mixed doubles defeated Alcorn Central
Playing this year:
Boys Singles — Lee Durrett Girls Singles — Paige Durrett Boys Doubles — John Thompson and Paul Shelley
Girls Doubles — Amy Roberts and Karen Thompson
Amy Roberts and Dale Dendy
Mixed Doubles — Stacy Parham and Noel English
Members of Track Team: (First row) Dwain Suggs, Norris French, Frederick Garth, Andy Stevens; (back row) Jimmy Wiygul, Billy Spratt, John Darden, Coach Stanley, Bobby Spratt, Dale Pruitt
880 Run — Vicki Brown Mile and 2 mile run — Mandi Mar-ett; Placed third in district in the 2 mile run; Qualified for north state 440 Relay — Jackie Loyd, Patrizia Griffin, Anglea Wilson, Vicki Brown 880 Relay — Angela Wilson, Vicki Brown, Jackie Loyd, Patrizia Griffin Mile Relay — Jackie Loyd, Patrizia Griffin, Angela Wilson, Vicki Brown 440 Dash — Jackie Loyd 220 Dash — Angela Wilson Mandi Marett placed seventh in the state of Mississippi in Cross Country Bobby Spratt — Pole Vault Run competition held at Mississippi
College in Jackson. This is the second year that Mandi has placed in the All-State competition. 81AHS
Members of the golf team are (1. to r.): Allen Hodo, Todd Glenn, A1 Ling, and Corey Glenn.
Five members of the football team were named to the District 1 — Class AAA All-District teams for 1984. Selected for the first team were senior Panthers (seated 1. to r.) Joey Nesbit, defensive end, and David McIntosh, tight end. Named to the second team were (back row) Barrit Talley, offensive tackle; Stacey Andress, wide receiver; and Dale Pruitt, running back.
Student Council Officers — Amy Bunch, Secretary; Joey Nesbit, President; John Wilson, Sponsor; and Robert Pickle, Vice-president
Members of the student council — Zundra Dilworth, ninth grade representative; Arthur Bailey, twelth grade representative; Jeri White, eleventh grade representative; Tommy Griffith, vice-president, senior class; Robert Pickle, vice-president of student council; Joey Nesbit, president of student council; Amy Bunch, secretary of student council; Lori Lewellen, eleventh grade representative; Wendy Walker, vice-president, junior class; Laura Pierce, vice-president tenth grade; Gina Earl, tenth grade representative; Todd Glenn, ninth grade representative; Monica Thomas, tenth grade representative; Stan Patterson, eleventh grade president; Dan Morris, twelth grade representative; Daphne Edgeworth, president of tenth grade; Kim Minor, ninth grade representative; Kim Herndon, ninth grade representative.NATIONAL
Members of the National Honor Society are (1. to r.) Amy Roberts, Program Chairman; Marla Pearson, Shannon Wathen, Vice president; Diane Wade, President; Not pictured: Joey Nesbit and Amy Bunch
Members of National Honor Society are chosen for exhibiting four qualities: Scholarship, Service, Leadership and Character. To qualify, each student must have at least a 3.5 grade point average (on a 4 point system) at the end of his or her sophomore year. The GPA must be maintained or members can be placed on probation or expelled.
Inducted this year were: Jeanna Spiers, Stan Patterson, Angela Deaton, and Kim Perry. Parents (standing) Mr. and Mrs. Joe Spiers, Mrs. Doug Patterson, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Deaton, and Mr. and Mrs. Dean Perry.
Others inducted were: Brock May, Robert Pickle, Amy Haney, and Kelly Sims. Parents (standing) Mr. and Mrs. Billy May, Mr. and Mrs. Warren Pickle, Mr. and Mrs. Oren Haney, and Mrs. Horace Tackett.
FBI.A officers — (front) Jeri White, Representative; Amy Roberts, Historian; Joey Nesbit, President; Amy Bunch, Secretary; and Terry Dyess of Jackson, Vice-president of the Southern Region of the National FBLA; (back) Dan Morris, Treasurer; Jim Sanders, Reporter; Robert Pickle, Parliamentarian; Tommy Griffith, Vice-president; and David McIntosh, Representative.
At our annual Christmas party FBLA member Dan Morris dressed up as Santa Claus and entertained members and children. Pictured at right is one of the children, Misty Flurry, who enjoyed opening presents and talking with Santa.
Another one of our projects this year was helping the Amory Retail Merchants Association with the “Hospitality Center” to help promote shopping in Amory during the Christmas season.
86 MFBI, A PARLIAMENTARY PROCEDURES TEAM — placed in the top five at district competition. They include left to right, Joey Nesbit (seated), Arthur Bailey, David McIntosh, Robert Pickle, and Tommy Griffith. This team placed second in state competition and Joey Nesbit will be a member of the team that goes to national competition.
DISTRICT WINNERS — Richard Wall, Entrepreneur-ship I; Lee King, Business Math; Mandi Marett, Clerk Typist I; David Miller, Entrepreneurship II; Priscilla Spann, Accounting II; Mike Stewart and Keith Wilson, Entrepreneurship II. Lee King placed first in Business Math at state; Mandi Marett placed second in Clerk Typist I; The Entrepreneurship II team composed of Mike Stewart, Keith Wilson, and David Miller placed fifth in the state.
DISTRICT WINNERS — Amy Roberts, Public Speaking; Monica Thomas, Job Interview; Amy Haney, Job Description Manual; Dan Morris, Impromptu Speaking; and Amy Bunch, Miss FBLA. Amy Roberts placed first at state in Public Speaking; Dan Morris placed third in state in Job Description Manual. Melanie Fikes placed third at state in Outstanding Project. Kelly Sims placed second in state in Local Annual Business Report.
DECA officers — Tonya Edwards, Vice-president; Angie Calhoun, Parliamentarian; Kelley Callihan, President; Missy Watson, Reporter; (back) David Egger, Representative; Tommy Wilkerson, Secretary; Sheila Clark, Representative.
DECA Winners — These students placed in the top three in District III DECA competition. Noel English, first place general marketing; Danny Russell, third in general merchandising, supervisory level; Jimbo Taylor, second in service station retailing and also second in state competition; David Miller, first place in general merchandising, employee level and third in state competition, (not pictured) Angie Calhoun who placed third in Shoplifting Manual. Angie, David, and Jimbo will go to National Competition.“CRIMEBUSTERS”
The DECA Club sponsored an anti-shoplifting poster contest at Amory Elementary School. Displaying their winning entries are Renee Buskirk, first place; DECA member Missy Watson; Tami Spees, third place; DECA member Angie Calhoun; and Aminah Moore, second place.
DECA Speaker David Lesueur, assistant manager at Wal-Mart spoke to DECA in October stressing the problems that shoplifting causes in the business community. His talk was part of an anti-shoplifting campaign DECA waged this year. Presenting him a certificate for taking part in the program is DECA president Kelley Callihan.
SHOPLIFTING ALERT Angie Calhoun and Missy Watson display an anti-shoplifting poster which the club made available to local merchants at no charge as part of DECA’s campaign against shoplifting.FRENCH
Officers of the French Honor Society — Louis Rowles, Sponsor; Louis Duke, President; Mike Stewart, Vice-president; Gregg Worthey, Secretary.
Officers of the Spanish Honor Society — Sherri Prestridge, President; Jeri White, Vice-president; Jeanna Spiers, Secretary; Amy Haney, Representative; Mario Ortiz, Sponsor; and Patrizia Griffin, TreasurerFRENCH CLUB Officers — (front) Brock May, Junior Representative; Mark Shields, Freshman Representative; Chuck Caldwell, Vice-president; and Lee King, Sophomore Representative; (back) Louis Rowles, Sponsor; Gina Earl, Secretary; Scott Wilkinson, President; and Amy Bunch, Senior Representative.
Results of French Competition: Amy Bunch 2nd Advanced Written Proficiency
Brock May 1st Audio Visual Presentations
Gregg Worthey 2nd Advanced Translation
Mike Stewart 1st Extemporaneous Prose Reading Louis Duke 1st Advanced Poetry Recitation
Mandi Marett 2nd year Written Proficiency
The skit placed 2nd; 2nd year class project placed third; 3rd year class project placed 3rd.
SPANISH CLUB Officers — (front) Kelly Sims, President; Jamie Hathcote, Treasurer; Tina Holloway, Secretary; and Zoneice Bradford, Vice-president; (back) Richard Wall, Reporter; and Mario Ortiz, Sponsor.
Results of Spanish Competition: Scott Wagner 2nd Collections Kelly Sims 1st Maps Susan Cox 1st Collections Priscilla Spann 1st Collections Kim Perry 1st Collections Jeanna Spiers 1st Stitchery Johnny Miller 3rd Stitchery Missy Nivens 3rd Cakes Recipes Amy Ritter 1st Posters Teresa Tapp 3rd Original Art Amanda Blake 3rd Maps Sherri Prestridge 3rd Oral Proficiency 3rd year Translation Amanda Blake 1st in state in 1st year poetry Recitation Felicia Stewart 2nd in 2nd year poetry Recitation
« 91REFERENCE CHAMP — Ronnie Pounders (right) won the prize in a “Reference Run-Around” contest that was sponsored hy the Library Club during National Book Week. Ronnie received paperback copies of “Roget’s New Thesaurus” and the “Guinness Book of World Records” from AHS librarian Thelma Wilson (left).
Library Club officers — Tina Turner, Reporter; Lisa Anderson, Secretary; David McIntosh, President; and Don-etta White, Vice-president.
FHA officers and members — Cletus White; Trena Smith, Vice-president; Donetta White, President; Virginia Smith, Secretary-Treasurer; Lester Griffin; (Standing) Priscilla Spann, Regina Mar-shall; Shundra Young; Stephanie Simmons; and Miss McGlohn, Sponsor.
HERO Officers — .Juan-ella Morrow, Assistant Secretary; Marion Parks, Secretary; Davida Rogers, President; Mrs. Shirley Moore, Sponsor.
State winners — (standing)
Davida Rogers, second place in advanced dressmaking; Mrs. Moore, Sponsor and Samantha Adair, second place in beginning sportswear.VICA
VICA members and officers: (1. to r.) Kevin Baxter, member; Brian McGonagill, Club Advisor; Joel Montet, Reporter; Mark Buchanan, Treasurer; Darrell Colburn, President; Brad Tate, Par-liamentarian; Glenn Smith, Vice President; Brad Brasfield, Secretary; and Shawn McPherson, member.
Shawn McPherson placed second in extemporaneous speaking and Brian McGonagill placed first in carpentry at district competition.
FFA Officers are (I. to r.) Jackie Loyd, Reporter; Alan East, Sentinel; Elizabeth Cruber, Parliamentarian; Stacey Andress, Advisor; Missy Watson. Secretary; Michael Thornton. Vice president; Melinda Rock, Treasurer; and Tracy Howard, President.
District FFA Winners:
Individual Proficiency Awards
1st place in Outdoor Recreation
— Tony Plunkett
1st place in Home and Farmstead
Improvement Alan East
1st place in Fish and Wildlife
Management — Tracy Howard
2nd place in Dairy Production
2nd place in Turf and Landscai Management Brian Chamhl. 2nd place in placement in Ag Pr duction — Corey Glenn 2nd place in Creed Speaking Missy Tackett Chapter Awards
1st place in Building Our American Communities 1st place in National Chapter
1st place in Nation Safety Awards 1st place in Achieverr lunteerism — Tracy h 4th place in Federatic and Closing — Amory cers
Y-TEENS members — (seated) Monica Thomas, Marion Parks, Regina Marshall, Allison Hadley, Pam Haynes, and Shundra Young. (Standing) Zundra Dilworth, Sonya Wallace, Portia Wilson, Elaynia Shumpert, Terri Nelson, Sophia White, Carolyn Davis, Donna Hadley, Lisa Moore, Angie Bailey, Jo-sette Smith, Donetta White, Florence Brown, Sponsor, Angelia Parks, Virginia Smith, Trena Smith
Hi-Y members — Michael Jackson, Jim Sanders, Amy Haney, Kelly Sims, Richard Walls, (second row) Angela Deaton, Sherri Prestridge, Jeanna Spiers, Tina Holloway, (third row) Dee Dee Hicks, Lori Lewellen, Wendy Walker, Diane Wade, Mollye Weatherbee, (back row) Melissa Honeycutt, Stacy Parham, Patti Shook, Kathy Shaefer, and Mr. Parish, Sponsor.
The following Thespian members received special recognition as a result of their part in the spring production of “A Man Called Peter.” Dan Morris was voted Best Acotr; Amy Bunch was voted Best Actress; Brock May was voted Best Supporting Actor, and Kim Brasfield was voted Best Supporting Actress. New stage curtains, made and hung by Monroe Kut, were hung in time for the play and were given by Patsy Fowlkes, Merck Foundation, and the Class of 1969. The curtains are gold with a black “A” and also new black back curtans (called legs and teasers) were hung across the back of the stage.
The Amory Speech II Class was also very honored and proud to have Joey Nesbit elected Speaker of the House at Youth Congress.
Pictured below are the Thespian officers for 84-85: Dan Morris, President; Kerry Cole, Secretary; Stan Patterson, Vice President; and Amy Bunch, Treasurer.
96Samantha Adair Stacy Andress Lisa Berry Amber Bracknell Zoneice Bradford
Terri Brady Tammy Bunch Ray Clark Chuck Clements Marla Conwill
Vicki Crawford Melissa Davis Angela Deaton Debra Diggs Derrick Dilworth
Wayne Englehardt Marshall Eubanks Crystal Ezell Keith Flowers Kathy Foster
Annette French Norris French Carolyn Gates Traci George Patrizia Griffin
John Griffith Christy Grissom Tim Grubbs Charline Hadaway Amy Haney
Lori Harlow John Hathcote Bryan Hester Dee Dee Hicks Jay Hilliard
Allen Hodo Tina Holloway Melissa Honeycutt Van Hoots Scott Hurley
S'David Jenkins Chuck Johnson Fenetra Jordan Steven Kane Lori Lewellen
Jackie Loyd Stan Mann Regina Marshall Brock May Yvette Meaders
Bill Miller David Miller Authur Morgan Regina Morrow Stacy Parham
Angela Parks Manisha Patel Stan Patterson Jeffrey Pearson Jeff Pearson
Kim Perry Robert Pickle Wade Pounds Sherri Prestridge Tabatha Rainey
Thomas Wayne Sanderson
Tammy Sandlin Bart Sawyer
Kathy Schaefer Patti Shook100
Kelly Sims Johnny Smith Josette Smith Trena Smith Lisa Spearman
Jeanna Spiers Vettra Standifer William Stevenson Mike Stewart Teresa Sykes
Barry Talley Jimbo Taylor Teresa Tribble Freddie Trotter Caryn Tubb
Curt Tubb Stan Vines Terry Wallace Jon Walls Kim Warren
Pam West Jeri White Leslie White Scott Wilkinson Marilyn Williams
Penny Williams Trip Wiygul Darion Woods Gregg Worthey Dante Wray102
Kenneth Adams Melissa Adams Lisa Anderson Billy Angeloff Don Barnes
Rick Barrie Lisa Beam Paul Beam Velda Beeks Johnny Bobo
Sherri Bowen Vickie Brown Felicia Bryant Michelle Buckingham Earnest Burdine
Steve Butler Chuck Caldwell Tracy Caldwell Kathy Carter Brien Chamblee
Mark Clay Kerry Cole Harvey Coplin Christy Cox Susan Cox
Elizabeth Cruber Jackie Crump
Steven Crump Bonnie Dabbs
Darryl Dilworth Hallie DilworthTracy Dixon Danny Dobbs Daniel Dodd Rachel Dollar Gina Earl
Alan East Daphne Edgeworth Jill Edwards Melanie Pikes Stephanie French
Su Chin Garner Frederick Garth Kathy Garth Robert Gates Brian Gillentine
Ronald Gilleylen Phil Gonzales Nancy Greenhaw Elizabeth Griffin Jeff Griffin
Cecelia Guyton Donna Hadley Preston Hadley Vincent Hale Robert Hand
Camille Harlow Lois Harlow Mike Harlow Jamie Hathcote Bobby Hausley
Stephanie Herring Andy Hood Carla Householder Becky Hughes Jeannie Hughes
Michael Ivy Teresa Ivy Mylynn Johnson Felicia Jones Norene Jones
Roger Jones Andra Jordan Steve Kennedy Gwen King Lee King
A1 Ling Melissa Little Alan Loden Brian Logan Mandi Marett
Sabrina Marshall Dan McKinney Don Merideth Latrena Moore Mary Morgan
Alford Morris Ginger Ostrowski Kellie Palmer Jennifer Pargo Shawnda Parish
Kim Pate Beth Payne Percy Payne Laura Pierce Tina Powell
Dale Pruitt Pennie Putney Ken Randolph Randy Renfro Chris Rieves
■Debbie Ritter Jason Robinson Kermit Ruoss Merri Sanderson Ty Sisk
Onassis Small Billy Spratt Bobby Spratt Felicia Stewart Ricky Stoddard
Steve Strawbridge Brenda Strong Monica Thomas John Thompson Sharon Thornton
Elton Troupe Vicky Vassar Richard Wall Dwayne Wallace Dwain Walters
Gillie Walton Glenda Walton Tricia White Linda Whitfield Stephanie Whitfield
Marty Whitworth Brad Williams Angela Wilson Cameron Wilson Keith Wilson
Quinn Wilson Jimmy Wiygul Jamie Word Alysia Wright Andy Wade
Greg Hood Carron Jones Janice Marshall
105Troy Allen Kay Aired Ronnie Atkinson Tony Ausborn Neal Avery
Angie Bailey Cindy Bailey Rome Barnes James Beeks Kirby Betts
Victor Betts Kim Bickerstaff Kim Bishop Amanda Blake Aubrey Boren
Kellie Bowen Amanda Box Brad Boyd Stephanie Bracknell Doris Brady
Tim Bridges Donna Brown Gloria Bunch Kelvin Burdine Rod Burdine
Jason Burt Rana Capel Bernard Carter Teresa Clark Crissy Cockrell
Brad Comer Mike Cooper
Scott Cooper Becky Cullum
•S'Roger Cunningham Carolyn Davis Lasonya Davis Dana Dean Karla Dean
Monica Dean Barry Deaton Marvette Dilworth Zundra Dilworth Earl Dixon
Paula Dobbs Rhoda Dodd Lisa Dykes Tiffany Evans Anissa Ezell
Audrea Ezell Mark Foster Calvin French James French David Gainey
Steve Gallop Corey Glenn Todd Glenn Kristy Greenwood Sam Griffie
Rodney Griffin Mark Griffith Amy Grubbs Laquana Gunn Billy Guyton
Tracy Guyton Allison Hadley Caroline Harmon Keith Harvey Barbara Hausley
Greg Haynes Katrina Heard Kim Herndon Kelly Herring Kennedy HillKim Hitt Rodney Hogan Cheryl Holeman Mary Hover Fearlie Hudson
Diane Irvin Lisa James Tyrone Jefferson Brian Jernighan Darlene Jessup
Mark Johnson Sandra Johnson Stephen Johnston Denise Knowling Anthony Kyles
Craig Lesley Debra Little Wendy Lovern Tracie Lowe J.J. Lowery
Ricky McCall Kevin McCormick Sophia McIntosh Kesa McMillian Greg McNeese
Marilyn Massey Johnny Miller Kim Minor Wade Minor Craig Monaghan
Lisa Moore Anthony Morgan
Jackie Morgan Missy Nivens Tony Plunkett
noDana Novay Jon Page Tony Parish DeShawn Parks Lawson Parks
Jennifer Pearson Trey Peeler Danny Phillips Ronnie Pounders Sean Prestridge
David Pritchard Melissa Pruitt Sonya Pruitt Libby Ray Tina Ray
Will Reeves David Renfro Jeff Richardson Amy Ritter John Phillip Roberts
Tammy Rock Anthony Rollins Amy Rowland Robert Rucker Scott Sanders
Mark Shields David Shumaker Bernard Smith
Shirley Smith Tajuana Smith Pamela Spratt
Andy Stevens Terri Stewart Kenny Stoddard
illFrancis Strawbridge Traci Sturdivant Jarvis Sykes Cindy Tackett Teresa Tapp
Crystal Tartt Dickie Taylor Marc Taylor Missy Taylor Patti Taylor
Erica Thomas Alvin Thompson Butch Thompson Karen Thompson Jim Thornton
Karen Todd Mike Tubb Jennifer Turner Tina Turner Scott Wagner
Donna Wallace Sonya Wallace Amy Wamble Angela Watson Tammy West
Connail Westmoreland Jenny White Roland White Sophia White James Whitfield
Terry Whitlock Meredith Whitworth Wayne Wilbanks Jim Williams Tammy Williams
Walter Willis Portia Wilson Patricia Wright Stephon Young David TurnerFRESHMAN
Leading the ninth graders at Amory High School this year are newly-elected officers: (front 1. to r.) Sandra Johnson, secretary; Kim Herndon, president; Todd Glenn, vice-president; (back, same order) Amy Wamble, treasurer; Kim Minor and Zundra Dilworth, representatives.
Elected to lead the sophomore class at Amory High School during the 1984-85 year are (front 1. to r.) Monica Thomas, representative; and Daphne Edgeworth, president; (middle, same order) Tricia White, treasurer; and Laura Pierce, vice-president; (back, same order) Gian Earl, representative; and Chuck Caldwell, secretary.
m 113AHS SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS
Elected officers of the senior class at Amory High School for the 1984-85 school year are (front, 1. to r.) Tonya Edwards, treasurer; Amy Bunch, president; and Tommy Griffith, vice-president; (back, same order) Dan Morris and Arthur Bailey, representatives; and Jane Lewis, secretary.
Elected to lead the junior class at Amory High School during the 1984-85 school year are (front. 1. to r.) Wendy Walker, vice-president; Stan Patterson, president; Jeri White, representative; (back, same order) Lori Lewel-len, representative; and Zoneice Bradford, secretary- treasurer.
Ray Clark, Amber Bracknell, Jeri White, Norris French
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David McIntosh, Pam Haynes, Paige Durrett, and Dan Morris
115SOPHOMORE CLASS FAVORITES: Chuck Caldwell, Jill Edwards, Monica Thomas and Keith Wilson
(Not Pictured are FRESHMAN CLASS FAVORITES: Scott Sanders, Amy Wamble, Neal Avery and Zundra DilworthIN
Mr. Saraco’s memory will live with those of us who have worked for the Panorama this year and years before. He donated many pictures of school activities which appear throughout this annual. Mr. Saraco was a very dear friend to all of us at Amory High School and in memory of him and to show our love and appreciation, we dedicate this page to him and his family.Board of Trustees
Eddie Wamble, Vice-Chairman; Jimmy Williams; Rev. W.G. Pruitt, Secretary; Sam Stevens; David Hodo, Chairman.
Superintendent Dr. Holace Morris
Assistant Superintendent Mr. James BurrowMr. Larry Marett — High School Principal
Dr. Harolyn Reeves — Special Education Director
Ms. Nell Cox — Secretary to Superintendent
Ms. Sue Grissom — Secretary to Prin- Ms. Mitzi Breland — Secretary to Vo-cipal cational Director
Ms. Jean Shumpert — Secretary to Asst. Superintendent
»Mrs. Linda Adams — Chorus
Mr. David Easley — Mathematics
Mrs. Delorise Allison — IBT
Mrs. Diane Ford — English
Mr. Mark Bailey — Distributive and Cooperative Education
Mr. Andrew Fox
Mrs. Florence Brown — Special Education
Mrs. Missy Gary — English
Mr. Doug Carroll — Industrial Electricity
Mr. Danny Golding — Social Studies
Coach Bobby Hall — Driver Education
Mrs. Peggy Holmes — English
Mrs. Eugenia Hood — Mathematics
Mr. Ricky Hopper — Agriculture
Mr. Tyrone James — Science
Mr. Bill Miley — Mathematics
Mrs. Kay Moffett — Business Education
Mrs. Shirley Moore — Gainful Home Economics
Mr. Mario Ortiz — Spanish and English
Mr. Tommy Parish — Social Studies
Mrs. Becky Easley — Biology
Mrs. Ruth Griffith — Mathematics
Mr. James Little — Automotive Mechanics
Ms. Amy Martin — Special Education
Mrs. Fran Powell — EnglishMrs. Jeffie Rob- Mr. Lamar Roda- Mr. Louis Rowles Mr. Ed Stanley Mrs. Lazette Ste- Mr. John Thom-
inson — English bough — Voca- — French and — Physical Edu- vens — Physical as — Remedial
tional Counselor English cation Education Instructor
Mr. John Wilson Mrs. Thelma Mrs. Hilliard— Mr. David East Mrs. Tidwell — Mrs. Joyce
— American His- Wilson — Li- Cafeteria Super- —Band Director Cafeteria Householder —
tory brarian visor Cafeteria
Mr. A.J. Parks — Janitor
Mrs. Linda Shepherd — Cafeteria
Mrs. Lola Baker — Cafeteria
Mrs. Peggy Cog-gin — Cafeteria
Mrs. Mae Ida Davis — Janitor
A VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO MRS. JUDY BUNCH
Without the help of Mrs. Bunch, we could have never met our deadlines, kept our bills paid, or had our many questions answered. We owe a great big thank you to Mrs. Bunch for all of her patience, assistance and understanding.
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