Van Buren High School - Pointer Yearbook (Van Buren, AR)

 - Class of 1982

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'EMF 4 y +fQ?2?H .ora o oogfx o o o ooooo , ijfhwwni "V jji f for some unknown and unex- hne for lunch in the cafeteria seniors first and sophomores last Csorneone s got to be 'first and some lastb, then Lindsey Actkinson would do the honors while Tonya Young waited behind 7 35 others for her turn. From the first to the very last each possessed a characteristic or trait--that something special that set them apart from all others. From being the newest teacher, only 180 days old in the system, to holding the record for longevity of 6,480 days, Ms. Karen Shibley, the rookie, joined the old pro, Coach Clair Bates. plainable reason, students' waited in ' All alone in front of her fellow drama students, Junior Tammy Canady' rehearses for an upcoming performance before the student body. There s One m every crowd MWANYQ A d d in g h e r Heavy shades' contribution to spirit-raising at the football homecoming mini-parade, Art Instructor Mrs. Tonia Holleman cheers the Art Club's entry in the truck decoration compeition. ' At a chilly 7:00 a.m. Shu a5leeP- marching arm, Junior bandsman Chase Carter drowsily yawns while listening to instructions hom superiors. 4gQ""' assi, 3 ff 7 P,Junior cheer- It S not funny' leader Leslie Mitchell defends a abiding of her "new hair style" by Sophomore Bobby Swaim. In preparation for nightime perfor- mances, cheerleading members often made temporary concessions in their appearance. ' The Senior Class of '82 Last time- listen with mixed feelings of interest, boredom and delight to the usual "going over the rules." Grien- tation presented at the beginning of every year by Principal Bill Mitchell, only this time, because they won't be returning next year, the "same old thing" takes on new connotations. Tl1ere's One in every crowd THE da On that special once-a- y' year event, her eighteenth, Senior Marla Smith pauses in embarrassment at being given the chance to blow out the candles on her birthday cake at a surprise birthday party given by her friends at a local Pizza Parlour. UG' fi 77As with any IVC me Ve. School trip, there's always that one person who forgets his money. Senior Jay Steele yells at mom for more cash before leaving for competition with the band. ' tl rom the fast thinkers who had only six steps in which to for- mulate a perfect excuse for being late to Mrs. Bar1oW's class to those in Cooperative Office Education, who had 152 steps to "creatively" conjur up areason, 261 sophomores, 247 juniors and 228 seniors gathered August 24 through May 28, Monday through Friday from eight until three for the prospects of an education. Some came from afar CTamie Richmond who paid tuition and commuted from the Southside of Fort Smithj and some from as close as five-tenths of a mile CKenda1l Taylor who lives at the end of Pointer Trail Eastj. But no matter from Where they came each became a part of "our crowd? 15,5 , 1559 :Begg If 5212 ,Lf -535 ofbi urning "sweet sixteen" meant only one thing to me-a drivers' license. That's the best privilege I've been given since entering high school." -Junior Renee Smith like the theory that Pm at the age that I'm old enough to have lots of fun- some questionable-without having the responsibility of being on my own." -Junior Greg Cooley io, fwiiier -1 i-not H, iw 4 W y favorite time of the day is just after school when I head down to 7- Eleven and play "Centipede". I almost live from three to three." -Sophomore Vicki Dutton .- -- 1 ' ' Revival of Beach Boys' Flftles flashback-inspires Seniors Diane Chamness and Stacie Hill "to shake their poodle skirts." Students, coordinated by the choral music department, performed a variety of routines from this number to school related satires, in the annual Season's Vibrations assembly. t X x Q, 1, X Tv A ,2 5 bay S :R 3 ,- feim, .J A,,, ,,,,, X-We , ?2fe,fm4ws" 4. 4' P215 fm U ,warg , f4hJg2i',-wg ' V . T3 my .N X, Life ' . f W T . - v . f, ' L- ,fmlifs A E 3 i 5 L, Wfw H , nn, H SENIOR YEAR. Ordering graduation an- nouncements for their graduation proved one more occasion for Seniors to realize their high school days were nearly over. HASBEENS. Past graduates of the class of '81, Teresa Vandervort and Aaron Lynn congratulate each other upon the ending of12 years ofschool, a dream come true for 216 seniors of the class of 1982. CLEAN-UP CREW. Junior class sponsor Mrs. Patty Stiles along with Seniors Cyn- di Key, Teri Thomas and Teresa Morton clean up after their junior prom thinking of their Senior one when they can attend with no strings attached. V peful hasbeens STEPPI ' UP Hopeful "I knew it was over when I ordered announcements." hasbeen After 12 long years of school, seniors anticipated graduation night when they could accept their hard earned diplomas in the same fashion that older, envied friends and relatives had in the past. In similar situations throughout the year, underclassmen moved up to occupy positions formerly held by older students they thought "had it made", rarely realizing that those they were replacing might regret "growing olderi' and giving up their places. 'Tm proud that I made it to West Point, but being isolated from all my friends until Christmas made me realize how much I miss high school life," '81 graduate Greg Young related. Patiently waiting for the day when they could leave school "forever', yet knowing theyid later miss it, students Hfinallyl' ordered and measured for class rings, caps and gowns and graduation announcements and made all preparations for Prom, Senior Banquet and commencement, all of which they had earlier con- sidered big events for glooked-up to, upperclassmen. "Last year the Seniors looked like big-shots because the Juniors did everything on the Prom for themg now it's our turn!" Senior Teri Thomas reminded. 73. FREEDOM IN HAND. 1981 graduate Brian Hopkins receives his diploma from Superintendent James Tate. After 12 years of school, graduates were free to choose what they wanted to do-work, marriage or more school. Q 'N Q", .zu . ...,' u an Y c WE MADE IT! Junior Karen Mitchell gives Junior Marianne Neal a bear hug of congratulations after being picked for the Prancer drill team. After the year of fun was over, both had to go through tryouts again to make it for that final senior year. ,,., --w,,w-wamwwawwaa-WWW.. Y W ,Wx , fmawombrwwaumiwmmw , M.m.W.Wmw,Wt.wv-M-yr, ,... .. M , Mwutntme .,.,- Student WHAT VACATIC ? Summer "To me, summer was just another job with no pay!" bummers Bare skinned, beautiful bronze bodies having "fun in the sun" the entire summer rarely held true as most students either earned money through jobs or gained experience in school-oriented events at summer camps, none all fun and games. "I spent most of my time outside in the heat on our farm," Junior Mike McClure sighed. "It really took a lot of hard work, but made the time for pleasure a lot more enjoyable." While a fortunate few stayed home UNDER THE ARCH. Senior Boy's State Delegate Jeff Stephens checks over the State Capitol grounds from his birds-eye view. WATCHFUL EYES. Senior Diane Chamness keeps a watch on swimmers at the city park pool where she lifeguarded as a summer job. er bummers for work, most students ventured out into the community to find summer jobs or work extra hours at ones already existing. "During the summer I put in about 20 more hours a week at my job than what I was used to while school was still inf, Senior Steve Croff admitted. "But it didn't seem that much different because I still had plenty of time after work to cruise around town or sit out on our cars." But students didn't find all free time outside of jobs open for sheer pleasure. School-related activities in- cluding football, PT's and two-a-days, drill team and cheerleading camps and morning practice, publications ad selling and workshops, boys' and girls' state, governors school, student council conventions and band camp and marching drills all required extra time-without pay. "We practiced at the school around six a.m. in order to get ready for competition with other squads at four- day camps," Sophomore Cheerleader Claire Mayville revealed. Three solid months of total relaxa- tion sounded inviting, but most students found summer vacation anything but "fun in the sun." V A INEC. . L .,. ....., W 1 l W ww v ii-,mmspmonlw Y W"""""i V W L7 . K ' A k X wx. NH rl W ' K' A " I A Q .W , 1- . fs.-.QQ - Sf ,A-MQ F. Nj? W W if A I X 1 A- 'ff-A? iff-773-at 5 -" ff- kr- fifw "HE'S OUT!" Courier baseball player Senior Scott McBrayer gets tagged out by a Spiro third baseman during summer league play at Hank Hays Field. BRICK WORK. Junior Kevin Ray works with his dad laying bricks during the summer as a part time job to raise money to live off of when school started. Smdelul BEFORE THE GAME. Senior Kenny Wihnoth makes sure his hair looks just right and everything is in place before playing basketball in front of parents and student fans. LIKE BROTHER LIKE BROTHER. Senior Roy Lewis brushes his teeth with little brother Jeff before going to school in the morning. e take REFLECTIONS. Looking in their side mirrors students could check out who got to school later than them while cruising the lot for a good spot to park. EYES HAVE IT Doubl "I'd go crazy without them, and so would my hair!" takes There's 18 in the gym, I0 in the bathrooms, six in the fieldhouse, one each in COE and J ROTC. In despera- tion, even the trophy case in the concession area served as a substitute for an obsession totalling 36 scattered throughout the school: mirrors! "They're great! Where else can someone go and see his favorite per- son live?!" Junior Chase Carter laughed. Either a question of vanity or pride, EYE SEE. Junior Donna Young breaks out her pocket mirror at the end of typing class to check her face and touch up her eye makeup. multiple times daily, most students stared at themselves, checking that every hair is in place or touching up make-up, such reasons created oc- casions in which a mirror became an "absolute necessity". "I swear that I start getting really nervous if I can't find a mirror," Junior Lisa Dye jokingly conceded. 'Tm in front of one at least a dozen times a day wondering ifI look okay." Though society depended on mirrors during activities including driving, grooming and ofcourse shop- ping, times arose when the big reflec- tions were avoided. "I do my best to avoid mirrors on any day that I donit feel so greatf' Junior Jane McHattie stated. "My face may look pale and sickly, and seeing myself like that just makes me feel that much worsef' While some students avoided mirrors in fear of their own looks, most either 'worshipped' or worked towards correcting their own appearance every day in front of the almost unavoidable reflective obsessions. S...d...l.3 CHOW ' DO Hunger "Around here you have two choices: starve or diet!" strikes Choose the lesser of three evils: cafeteria food, concession stand snacks or "brown bagging" it from home. Students faced what many con- sidered a dilemma in the search of appetite quenchers within the con- fines of closed campus. "Who wants to get elbowed to death in the concession area? It's too crowd- ed in there!" Senior Vasana Sayarath complained. "Besides, I think the food CHOWTIME. Junior Sandi Marchbanks "pigs out" on a delicious tostado from her favorite fast food Mexican restaurant, the Taco Hut. MOUTHFUL. Shoveling it in, Sophomore Michelle Clark enjoys a hot lunch in the school cafeteria instead of the usual junk food from the concession stand. ' ll er strikes in the school cafeteria is pretty goodf' Seventy-cent cafeteria meals receiv- ed both praise and complaints from the student body with only half the school population eating daily, accor- ding to cafeteria workers. Many more students chose the association with fellow students and expensive junk food in the student council-sponsored concession area. "It's a lot more convenient and quicker to eat in the concession stand," Sophomore Ricky Thorman expressed. 'tl can enjoy talking to all my friends, and it's pretty easy to affordf, Though students paid the price for concession stand snacks, other prices turned the relinquish ofhunger pangs into pains for the billfold, especially when students managed to obtain Hmunchiesn from local fast food joints. "I can either bring my own lunch from home, or sneak off-campus to McDonald's," Sophomore William Cox confessed. "Of course if l was to do it every day, it would cost me about 15 bucks a week." I ff, 'F !,'!' ffl F 1 A :Airy YPEPSV s J 'Qi 5613? ' if "PASS IT BACK!" Junior Kenny Lennier hands a coke back through the crowd to Senior Terry Mooney. Using the "buddy system" was one way to avoid standing in line and getting lunch. LUNCHTIME. Junior Tammy Holland eats lunch in the cafeteria, but not what they're servingg instead she enjoys a hot and juicy hamburger and an icy coke from Wendy's. Stude l -.i,:A I 1 MATERIAL WEALTI is ees s A 'Prep' rallies "lt seems everything they wear has an animal on it!" Clones. When preppies donned their loafers, pink and green Izods, argyle socks and 'fnot a hair out of placey' looks, they most often resembled manequins straight out of the Boston Store. VVhether in harmony with the fads of fashion, out to impress their peers or just because it was "their stylen, students joined to stage a "prep ral- ly". "Dressing preppy is not only im- pressive to onlookers but is also a real breeze for the Wearer,', Junior Sharon Braun revealed. "No matter what the season, everything in the wardrobe coordinates with each other so you can wear most of your clothes year round." V 7, N- vmwmm, .. r ,M , Where Levis had become an institu- tion, Calvin Kleins, Jordache and Gloria Vanderbilt walked ing and Polo by Ralph Lauren mirrored the LaCoste alligator, doubling for both school and dress-up occasions, giving t-shirts stiff competition for tops on the fashion frontier. "Although a look from the past, prep has ushered in a new way of life. Preppy accessories ranging from keychains to checkbooks coupled with expressions Clisted in the f'Of- ficial Preppy Handbookuj to create an entire Hprepped-up worldf' Mr. John Cutsinger, Publication Adviser, said. True 'preps' realized that if and when fashion designers ever chose to phase out their old-fashioned look, not to throw away their topsiders and khakis in despair and buy a whole new wardrobe but to put those clothes in storage, say "see ya' later alligator" and await the return ofthe "the new fadn. A INITIAL IMPRESSION. Sophomores Kim White and Shawn Coots wear monogrammed sweaters over oxford shirts to get that "preppy"fashion look. A WMM. ,....,s,,.,,,s .., H, , ,,,,W,,,,,,cW,Mgg.,,,,,,,,,M,..W,,w,,i,a.,s,,,,,,,.,g,,,,s-r-,,,. ...,.,,.,. -ww--Q-ff: ff-rreewmmwmsmsnwamW.-Mzfwnv-"MMWs2wsis12:Mrr'rv'NWWWFM ial wealth N Q PREPPED OUT. Junior Jeanna Hembra tries an Izod sock on for size to complete her fashionable look of walking shorts, loafers and a monogrammed sweater. CROCODILE ROCK. Junior Lorrie Barnwell straightens the collar of a new Izod shirt for Junior Shan Neely as he cashes in for the "alligator look" at the Boston Store. ., -f "'fr ,,..,,W,.,N,,,, ,,W.WNwf.m-wwwff,,Mmwm:::rv L1mLazz'eeffMmwwwwN,:e:Ng: ff-- :wer ,JWuf,,Mwwm:.wwzr-a,W:N,ml Stude l ,A.A A,,,. . N G, - so "YEE-HAW!" Juniors Jane McHattie and Johnny Newby test their skill at dancing the "Cotton-Eye Joe", a must for any "real" cowperson. BACKVIEW. Seniors Leslie Mackin and Laura Owen show their preference of music by wearing Gilley's Club t-shirts and jeans, fitting right in with the country look. Southern livin' "All it takes is a cowboy hat, boots and Willie Nelson!" Fashion trendsetters? When the "new fad" of blue jeans and cowboy snap shirts cornered the fashion market, it caused no real dramatic change in the local look. "I grew up on the farm, so I've always worn boots, jeans, flannel shirts and my cowboy hat. It's a natural," Senior Mitzi LaRue voiced, echoing the sentiments of many students whose real style has been "country" even when "country wasn't cool." Without purchasing a single new piece of clothing, students miraculously transformed from "country hicks" into "urban cowboys and girls." "I love the western look and always have, it's comfortable and gives a neat, clean appearancef, Senior Scott McBrayer said. Differences between the urban and the real cowboy surfaced in the "ring around the pocket" from tobacco cans and the frayed ends of the boot style cut. And disadvantages have resulted from the fad. Prices soared with the claim to fame by the western move-V ment. Jeans increased from reasonable to astronomical as 1980 boots of S60 hit a record high of nearly S120 for that same pair two years later. wealth E PLAYIN' COUNTRY. Junior Linda Stevenson plays her favorite piece of western swing music on her clarinet, matching the mood of her "cowgirl" out- tit. SKOAL BROTHERS. While looking at their favorite sports magazine, Juniors David Flenor, Bobby Gregory, Robert Lloyd and Senior Steve Hamlin enjoy "dipping" together and passing the cup. 1 R f ,- A , , ' 3. ,' . , , E ,, F X ig YANKEE COWGIRLS. Senior Cyndi Key takes off her cowboy hat while singing the Alma Mater with Teresa Morton and Teri Thomas during the "Beat the Rebels" pep rally. W rf ff if ul ,L xt W K. x Y Mel Q "Who needs big audiences v when l have me to cheer myself on! Agile Shouts of "Let's Go Big Greenu or "You Can Do It, Birddogsv boomed from almost every student at least once during the year. But just like the school athletes they cheered for, students played in games of their own, fully deserving the label "jock,'. "Whenever the weather's right a bunch of us from the neighborhood get together and play touch football," Junior Terry Bogner exclaimed. "Just because you don't play for school doesn't mean you can't get athletic." Students involved themselves in active, outdoor activities ranging from independent frisbee, horseback riding, motorcross, "four'wheelin"', sledding or established golf, putt-putt, public or commercial water entertain- ment and baseball or softball leagues, all of which offered varied amounts of FACE COVERED. Junior Penny Phillips closes her eyes before Junior Ellie Pitchford crashes them into another skater during the FBLA, FTA and Quill Sz Scroll skating party. Jocks physical activity. "My dad and I go fishing a lotf' Senior Jimmy Gordon revealed. "We enjoy takin' it easyg just relaxing on the banks so your muscles don't get sore." Because mother nature not always agreed with their intentions, students often opted for indoor entertainment. Local youth organizations offered basketball, wrestling or dancing and commercial establishments offered bowling, pinball, electronic games or billiards and even "fun on wheelsv. "When I have the time, I like to go to Skate World because it's a good Way to make new friends and meet peo- ple," Junior Barry LaRue pointed out. "Besides I also get my chance at showing off like a jock in front of people." 3 ut READY TO THROW. Senior David Needham looks for an open receiver to throw to before he gets tackled by the defense during a game of tackle football with friends. 1 DIRECT AIM. Junior Bruce Coombes and Sophomore Kevin Brown take their aim while out in the woods hunting, an out- door sport loved by both. IN THE POCKET. Senior Sean Evans aims the pool ball for the corner pocket while playing a game at a local entertain- ment center. Stude TRASH COLLECTORS. Junior Lorrie "FETCH!" Senior Leslie Mackin plays Barnwell and Senior Carolyn Friddle catch with her dog, one of her favorite make an effort to clean up city streets as a afternoon pastimes as a way to unwind church youth group service on a Sunday from a hectic day at school. afternoon. "RIDIN' HIGH." 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I V --1 A K S-sg5fjQ 3- "Xi-'f fifty 4 Q- It 5 ldgyq-W 5' f A ' - -gf , ' ' ' , f . . - iw-QA Sl.. QF? " k f -K 2 A My 5. 'LIS-5,5 1 4 xx. A A? - 3 L y 1, X w ' , g W gg, .gggiggikg .Nix gwksi-+,,M A ., -. , In ,gms .wg --,M Q 1 sg P ,serv , - .Xww gm Qwm- 5 .-n, , X 4 ,.,-- 1 'K X dw Q-shi . .gk , ,., ,sy- 7 'S 3 LQ 3398 TNT A - R is lggfxw-3 ,Q ..c5, TICKLING THE IVORIES. Senior REST STOP. Senior Donald Glass pauses Michelle Thomas spends countless hours a moment to catch his breath while out playing thepiano,afavorite hobby ofhers enjoying early spring temperatures by for 11 years. riding his bike. 06 9 606 EJ is "Once a week, every week, I don't dare miss a week!" Routine ruts In every class, impatient eyes shot regular glances at a clock on the wall while whispers of "man, I can't wait until '3" broke the scratching of pen- cils on paper. Just as students regularly anticipated getting out of school for the end of the day or week, they also performed ritualized leisure activities. "I spend a lot of time after school each week playing electronic games in the mall," Senior Debbie Tripp exclaimed. "The only drawback is that I also spend a lot of money on them!" VVhile finances restricted to a point the amount of entertainment they could indulge in, many students resolved to staying home to find ways of passing time out of school. "When I get through with my daily homework, I take time out for my sticheryf' Junior Tina McGhee dis- closed. "Not only is it a good hobby but the results also make great gifts." At home or away, repeated practice for school-related events from football to band or volunteer activities from piano or dance to church aided students in their perfection of enter- taining skill. "Every Sunday our church youth practice for the handbell choir," Senior Lisa'Harmon explained. "For me it's a highlight ofeach week! Iplay because I enjoy it, not because I'm forced to." g .,:., Out "HEY EARTHLINGK' Junior Barry LaRue finds a game of Asteroids a great way to relax after school while increasing his skill and reflexes by blasting meteors out of the sky. IN POSITION. Junior Melissa Hays remains motionless waiting for the music to begin during dance class which she instructs weekly. wmmww W1 if WMMWM IW, ,f W ,I W 5 M, W2 'S jg? WM Studmmkfe Tl-IE GOQD LIFE after 3 p. m. when When i:i1e.1flSchools out "Hey mom, can I borrow the car keys?', brought many students a ride out on the town, but with other forms of entertainment via transportation available, students could take fun- filled rides minus four wheels. "I like to ride horses so I can get out in the open air," Sophomore Brian Whitmire commended. "It gets my mind off the hassles of school and helps me relax." VVhile horseback riding rode into town providing a means of getting away without a "fill 'er up" once a week, certain individuals preferred motorized rides, though they had to avoid getting a mouthful of dirt. "Doing wheelies on a motorcycle is really exciting," Sophomore Alan Brewer declared. "But I mainly like to take it slow out on my own where you can't get to by a car or by walkingf' Keeping with fast, mechanized movement, students took to the air when local Carnivals brought fair rides usually associated with little kids and lollipops. "Even though they make my stomach queezy, I usually get pressured into riding the rides at the local fair," Senior Tim Akins grinned. "At least I get a good laugh out of myself." Most students still stuck to cruising the town, even if it required borrowing mom's heap, but others ventured away from four wheels to four legs, two wheels or even mid-air flights, all for the "ride of their lifef, HORSEBACK RIDING. Junior Mary Beth Hightower and friend Brad Wheeler take an afternoon ride on their favorite horses for a change of pace from their regular schedules. ROUND AND ROUND. Big wheels keep turning, night or day, on the various big "thriller" rides featured each year at the Arkansas-Oklahoma State Fair. od life DEEP IN MUD. A little help from friends always comes in handy, especially this time for Junior Robert Lloyd who gets assistance in getting his truck out of the mud. ROUGH RIDER. Senior Terry Mooney brings his dirt bike out of the woods and over the fields, trying to hit every bump for added fun on the track behind his house. verb HS fs , -u r K xanax .N K I 1 K 3 a:W3k THE NIGHT BEFORE. Senior sign mak- ing parties took place every Thursday night before Friday's game, with Julie Williams doing the run through signs each week during football season. ON THEIR KNEES. Pointer Prancer members go over a routine "one more time" during an afterschool practice ses- sion for an upcoming football perfor- mance. 4... Q THE GGGD LIFE and not the typical After-hour Zflflff Dog s life Sleeping until noon, waking to iind a dish of food already prepared, then lying and loafing until suppertime, with not a thing to complain about... Maybe the life of most dogs, but not a Pointer. "We could complain about the cafeteria food or all the homework and tests, but the good stuff like pep rallies, games, all the assemblies and just the way students and teachers think in a positive attitude covers up all the bad things," Junior Charles Ewing smiled. From cheering for their favorite Pointer team, involving themselves in organizations or trying to main- tain a satisfactory grade point, students expressed their spirit in diversified ways. "Too many times when people talk about school spirit, they forget about involvement in classroom and club activities, both of which I think have a lot to do with whether a person is spirited or notf' Senior Donna Bean proclaimed. Still, students, spirit yells at pep assemblies and sacrificing weekends cruising and parties to attend games proved beyond doubt that athletic spirit topped the pyramid. "All the excitement and tension in the air from the morning pep rallies, throughout the school day and on into the nightime tip off really makes me feel the school spirit is in everybodyf' Junior Pointerette Ellie Pitchford reported. mwmwwmmwWwEM,mwwmmsmsmmxwswvmwwwx mwmwmwmwwmwm-awww mm-at New V11 two fu Studen "YOU SHOULDN'T HAVE!" Counselor ON SANTA'S LAP. Junior Stacie Reeves Walter Rockwell acts embarrassed at his gets her picture taken for that special surprise birthday party given by his aides, someone by Publications photographer student council kids and Counselor Patt Webb. Rick Holmes during the Student Council- Quill 8: Scroll sponsored event. Tl-IE GOOD LIFE when all hours are Birthdays, holidays, blow-off days P m e Debbie shivered violently in the cold winter air as she fumbled blindly for her keys outside the house. Finally feeling her way in total blackness to unlock her front door, she thought it odd for the den to be totally unlighted. Suddenly, blinding lights and loud party horns shocked her senses as a houseful of friends and relatives shouted HSURPRISE! Happy Birth- day Debbieli' "I had the best birthday ever! One of my old boyfriends baked me a heart-shaped cake," Sophomore Deb- bie Cummings laughed. "But my pre- sent boyfriend beat that by buying me this huge stuffed elephant, 16 red roses and then taking me to Tulsa to eat." Gifts, either given or received, lightened many special occasions. Of course some students anticipated offerings, often to their late disap- pointment. "I was expecting a car for my birth- day and it killed me when I didn't get one," Junior Tina McGhee smiled. "Dad had me believing Iwouldn't get one until Spring, but then they shock- ed me with a new set of car keys at Christmas? ii ood life V! 5 JS is 154, K' i' , If ITL me sfk ROWS OF COSTUMES. Senior Wade Brewer straightens the different selec- tion of Halloween costumes at his job while also wearing a monster mask around to help promote the holiday season. GIVING THANKS. Seniors Matt and Mark Jones bow their heads in prayer along with other members of their family before "digging" into their Christmas dinner. -f ff is? Stude w. MAD HOUSE. With Halloween comes spooks and goblins and horror houses. Courier employees Cindy Kendig and Junior Judy Briley conduct a monster feast for all the visitors. SLIP-SLIDDING AWAY. When schools closed, students play on icy mornings such as this. Area hills made perfect spots for sleding and riding motorcycles. SLEEPY TIME. Holidays bring a chance for those late morning sleepers to catch a few extra winks and for Senior David Needham, it meant sleeping until early afternoon hours. smwmwaimmzwwwwww-mwmwavwmwumwmammwwmmwm1wfr:m1swmuMMx:1m,.m-,JN . od life ,M 1 THE GOOD LIFE on special occasions Weekends, o ' o rlme tlm snow days "Good morning! This is KISR 93 FM, and now for a list of school closings .... H At home both pupils and teachers took frequent glances out of windows at snow falling on the white ground, anxiously waiting the announcement of schools being closed due to snowy roads. Whether it be snow days, Christmas and spring break or weekends, citizens of school voiced little regret in "school-less" '8 til 3' days. "Christmas vacation was a great relief after 16 weeks of school," Sophomore Anita Rembler exclaim- ed. "Even though I was carted around from one relative to another, I was in ii, ,J .f""'mX no hurry to go back after New Year,s!" But the welcomed "vacation", from one snow day to two weeks for the yuletide season, not always offered fun and games for everybody. Many students kept occupied with jobs or school activities. "Just like the mailman, neither rain, sleet, snow or hail kept me from going to work," Senior Lori Brown complained. "When the roads were too slick to go to school, Iwentto work even earlier than usual." Remaining some of the most an- ticipated and later most remembered occasions, as with every year "school- less" days highlighted the year for students. NOSING AROUND. Student Council sponsors Mr. Walter Rockwell and Mrs. Linda Gant try out the smurfs for size during picture-taking sessions with Santa sponsored by Student Council and Quill 8a Scroll. 'Stud 3 CGURT Totally unexpected, definitely DECISIO s Surprise Toilet paper substituting for crepe paper and multi-colored balloons decorated the green astro-turf covered basketball court as student fans anx- iously crowded the gym anticipating their collective choice for the year's homecoming queens and court members. Though some in the crowd fought sweaty, shaky hands or feelings of anxiety for their close friends in the court, no one trembled more violently or expressed more surprise than Senior Teresa Morton as in October she was announced the top court decision. "I was shocked to death!" Teresa exclaimed. "It made me feel really proud to go to school here. I was excited the rest of the week!" Later the same evening Queen Teresa and her court, Sophomores Teresa Stickler and Hope Wimberly, Juniors Marianne Neal and Karen Mitchell and Seniors Linelle Alex- ander, Jackie Lehnen and Maid of Honor Candy Eddy highlighted half- time ceremonies in the Pointers' defeat of the Paris Eagles. In February, for the second time of the year, Sophomore Hope Wimberly stood before a packed crowd in Clair Bates Gym as part of a homecoming court as classmate Susan McBride, Juniors Lisa Eddy and Ellie Pitchford and Seniors Marla Smith, Michelle Jones and Maid of Honor Dayna Shultz emotionally watched Prin- cipal Bill Mitchell officially crown Senior Lisa Robbins the basketball royalty queen. Though snow had halted school that day, officials continued with the scheduled homecoming against the losing Trojans from Subiaco. .5 f - 3 ' ei: gli.-S155 I BASKETBALL ROYALTY. Cheering for the team, Sophomore Susan McBride, Junior Lisa Eddy, Senior Michelle Jones, Queen Lisa Robbins, Maid of Honor Dayna Shultz, Senior Marla Smith, Junior Ellie Pitchford and Sophomore Hope Wimberly yell for a victory. "I CAN'T BELIEVE IT!" Seniors Teresa Morton and escort Scott McBrayer show feelings of excitement when the winner of football homecoming queen was an- nounced as Teresa at the afternoon pep assembly. . . :.- decisions QUEEN OF THE GAME. Senior Lisa Rob- bins, on her father's arm, receives her crown from Principal Bill Mitchell during homecoming ceremonies before the Sub- iaco basketball game. ROYALTY. Football homecoming court, Sophomore Teresa Stickler, Junior Karen Mitchell, Senior Linelle Alexander, Maid of Honor Candy Eddy, Queen Teresa Mor- ton, Senior Jackie Lehnen, Junior Marianne Neal and Sophomore Hope Wimberly cheer the Pointers to a victory. Stud e , JZ, ROSES IN ARMS. With a smile on her face, Senior Tina Rester receives the honor of 1981 Military Ball Queen from Major Steve Gallsup of the University of Arkansas ROTC Corp. ALL SMILES. Senior Brenda Scott accepts her crown from Band Director Ron Brammer at pre-game band queen ceremonies. Brenda won the honor by raising the most money, a total ofS1563 for the band. SHOWTIME. Band Queen contestants are told the proper way to stand, just before appearing on the KFSM noontime televi- sion talk show for interviews about band week. STRUTIN' HER STUFF. Junior Tracy Tuck dances through the line followed by Junior Steve McDonald and the other JROTC students at the Military Ball at the Westark Student Union. ' if decisions --fmfw-Wwavsmvvv-W-wfe'N.:..:. -N' ,W ----- ...Wt .::.-, ---- --wsxwtt -WMMsmmwsvwwwwmmaivgsmmwexpmwtrrzwwwe 1 Wweswwwswswmwhwnmffnewwasmwaewsmmwvmwwr E..- COURT Selected by their ranks, they're Dscisiows Very please As the salty scent of popcorn and hotdogs mingled into the cool night autumn air already filled with shouts from fans, horns from the band and whistle blows from game officials, the atmosphere during all football games, once again people attending saw the familiar sight ofa queen and her court cheeringfor the Pointers. But four seats normally occupied in the bands bleachers bore no occupant, for as with every year the band elected a nominated candidate raising the largest amount of money the Band Queen. "It showed how the community sup- ported the band in general," Band Queen Senior Brenda Scott reported. "Few people said no when I asked them to buy a ticketf' Brenda and fellow Senior can- didates Vanita Means, Vikki Odell and Lori Wison raised nearly S3000 for the band. J ROTC announced a queen chosen by election at the annual Military Ball. As court members Sophomore Vicky Dutton, Tracy Tuck and J erala Medlock, Junior Maid of Honor Ruby Maxwell and Senior Tina Hunter looked on, Colonel Jack Daniel crown- ed Senior Tina Rester this year's queen. "I don't think the Military Ball Queen gets enough recognitionf Ruby interjected. "It's just as big an honor to be our program's queen as it is to be a Homecoming queen." SVP? .gsksf ALL IN A ROW. The top ten finalists in the Miss VBHS Pageant smile before a full house's applause prior to student enter- tainment allowing judges to make their final decision for the year's winners. HIT THE DECK. First runner-up Junior Marianne Neal strikes a pose for the judges as she models sportswear as one of the top twenty semi-finalists in the Miss VBHS Pageant. A junior Miss VBHS left all CGURT Dsclslo Aston ished "What should I say?" "Was I loud enough?" "Did I smile?" Worried, demanding questions streamed from 61 girls donned in formal evening gowns backstage of the junior high auditorium on a cool February even- mg. Competing for the coveted title of Miss Van Buren High School, can- didates crowded together unseen from a packed audience attending the third annual pageant sponsored by FBLA and Quill Sz Scroll. Only a restraining "sshhh" from faculty sponsors also in the hot backstage area kept the ner- vous girls quiet. "lt interested me to see the girls arrive in old jeans and rollers in their hair, then the next sight was if a 'fairy godmother' had waved her magic wand," Mrs. Emma Posey, backstage faculty helper, exclaimed. Following impromptu interviews the previous Thursday with judges where contestants accumulated the majority of their points, the night of the pageant the girls paraded and introduced themselves to the judges and audience, and then assembled together for the announcement of 20 semi-finalists. Those chosen modeled sportswear, went backstage to change into their formals and appeared back on stage for the announcement of 10 finalists, who received roses and answered questions drawn from a fishbowl and asked by Principal Bill Mitchell. As suspense mounted, Quill Sz Scroll President Greg Lovett an- nounced "Second runner-up is Senior Teresa Morton, first runner-up is Junior Marianne Neal and the new Miss Van Buren High School is Miss Melissa Hays, the first junior." "When Greg called out my number, I was so shocked, I didn't know where to go or what to do. Ihad to be pushed by one of the girls!" Junior Melissa laughed while changing clothes backstage after the final closing of the curtains. ' decisions BEAMING WITH PRIDE. After catching top honors in the third annual Miss VBHS Pageant, second runner-up Senior Teresa Morton, the new Miss VBHS Melissa Hays and first runner-up Junior Marianne Neal smile for an applauding crowd at post- pageant ceremonies. THE RIGHT ANSWER. Miss VBHS, Melissa Hays expresses her views on college education in answering her semi- finalist question asked by Principal Bill Mitchell. TEARS OF JOY. Junior Melissa Hays breaks out crying after being named the new 1982 Miss VBHS, as Seniors Diane Chanmess and Teresa Morton con- gratulate her. s.....39 l .iff we I5 ., , as-, , we it 4 sffiw-J, el W, fl ..p5,ev it kgs X23 Q' 5252 if . i News- HS' 'v p Y as ft .Q W- L- .ff fr NJ, nvidia' p ,gf is N 3 e,??M1i,f-t,s f I could have changed one sports event this season, it would have to be the results from the Northside game. It certainly would have been super to have beaten them and renewed that old rivalry in style." -Linebacker Monty Morton he moment I remember most is the Springdale Classic when the girls were down by 15 points. Then, we pulled together and came back. Dayna fouled out and we lost, but the girls didn't give up. That's what counts." -Coach Lonnie Myers :cs Pffivffi iff PSS: in aving participated in the track program for three years, I love it despite the fact that we donit get a great deal of support. It gives me another chance to participate in sports and represent VBI-IS.,' Y ---Runner Billy Marion ' Pointer Prancers for the day, Shake it- Seniors "Captain" V Steve Hamlin, Andy Johnson and Kevin Nunley, all basketball players, rehearse their obviously hilarious imitation of the drill team, which they plan to perform before the student body at the next football pep rally, during a Senior Class sign making party. Members of off- season athletic teams often took extra steps to raise spirit for in-season teams. up es., HK "'l"""i" AGNNIIUBRHUHN' -4 i V 'tiene l 1,1 tyres M AQ, WX sr if 4 -rv V W., if NF , ,J A, ff 'WX Q TX ....,...Q . Q , -. .YV ,,- .Q , .. E N:33A': :71Q1P. ,V-4 -:-:a+-.,Xg.i . ' - K ' ' Q.. ' A V :NSW 14-- ': A ' . 3 A 1, aww 9 mga. ,E 'Q ,Q , 5 - M . ' ,, .S if-1 m .L - if 4 , ,W , .. Q R ,K R is . A ' N M A- X ,C-51 Hifi if Pig id Divider!! 'Games' People Play nvision a football field or basket- ball court an hour before game time, without players, no cheerleaders to lead spirit yells or fans to follow suit. There is no coach pacing hack and forth with benchwarmers on his heels. With a first break in the solitude, a door clangs open and closes, a row of lights flicker on with a low hum, dimly lighting the area as sounds of a lone manager's "busy" work penetrate softly through the silence. A little later voices from the coach's office discuss game plays. Suddenly the boom of a basketball on the hardwood floor echoes off the gym walls as a starting athlete arrives a bit early for a few practice shots. The clang of another door, and a few muffled words signaled the arrival of a "jock" explain- ing his heroics of last week's game to a cheerleader lugging a load of signs to hang before the game. Fans arrive one by one and slowly wonder to their ususal places in the bleachers, students on one side, parents on the other. From athlete to jock and super fan to psuedo fan, each assumed a role which made Friday nights worth "playing around." l Etnies' People Play JOCK TALK. Senior Rodney Wiley gives the usual "we're gonna win tonight" pep talk to students during a weekly pep rally. s Strutting, bragging, exagerating .lock Everyone knows the type. H,e's not the athlete, but a "jock." Having a different girl every week, his favorite pasttime is seeing how many letter jackets he can give to different companions. Instead of concentrating on his talent and ability, t jock worries about hc many points he c. make. His wardro consists of 30 jerseg plus a letter jacket f each year of his life. l usually doesn't ev play, but acts as if were All-America strutting around scho ahnost like "the Hull television monster. Gossiping, showing NOT watching Psuedo She never misses game but then again s never watches oi either. Always showi up during the secoi period in a new outi she just wants to she off her new clothe ,Pausing at the front e trance to search t bleachers for "friends she's trying to set t record for telling t most people who "so az so showed up with." A: who doesn't realize t' buzzer rang for the ei of the game over . minutes ago! s Q Hollering, pacing, worrying Coach They can be spotted in .ny crowd, on any field, omplete with white ield shoes, green and vhite checkered pants .nd a matching shirt vith "Pointers" across he chest. In one hand: a lipboardg the other 'ointing at the referee vith a wide open mouth o accompany it. Just 'ood ole coach. It's hard o keep from noticing lim, especially at game ime with his constant lacing. One minute he's -n the 20 and the next on he 50, always with 25 or 0 green and white erseys on his heels. Running, training, sweating Athlete Genuinely concerned fith his physical talents nd abilities, he's lways at the gym or field house, working to build up his muscles and bones. Usually acting modestly, he talks quiet- ly and dresses in sporty, casual looks. He watches his weight, keeping it big enough to floor a 230 pound linebacker and hangs around a herd of other dedicated team members, all of them talking about last week's game. , Sitting, g replacing hoping, If there's ever been a wonder about all the yelling down on the sidelines at a football or basketball game, the credit goes to the one not playing. He's able to walk away from the game in a spotless un- iform, always with a horse voice, a result of over excitement during the game. Out of all the loud fans and players, he always beates the coach in yelling at the ref for a bad call. Screaming, pointing , supporting Superfan "S-U-P-E-R" echoes from Clair Bates gym. I t ' s n o t t h e cheerleaders, theywere drowned out a long time AN EASY LAYUP. Senior Roy Lewis C203 puts one in for two points against Bentonville during semi-finals of regionals hosted here. ago. It's not the players, but rather a solitary Pointer devotee leading an entire school in a cheer that could rock the rafters of the gym ceil- ing completely off. Everyone knows him and everyone loves him. Where else can they get a play by play analysis of the game and what the coach should call? He can be sighting standing as tall as possible in everything from a Pointer hat to Pointer socks. It seems that he always exercises his mouth , exceptionally well at each and every game, none of which he would ever dream of missing. g Scrambling, fetching, cleaning Co-fer Fast as , a speeding bullet, he can be on one end ofa court one second and on the other end the next. With water bottles in hand, ihc's ready to save the day at a moment's notice. He can never be seen without a towel across, his shoulder, always ready to wipe off a wet ball or dry a slick spot on the court. , , Yelling, jumping, cheering Rah-rah An exceptional breed, they possess an amazing ability y to I form geometric shapes together that un- forunately can't be used in geometry. They dis- play hyperactive tendencies, especially during a pep rally or game, jumping in the air with rather spastic motions, chanting elementary rhymes. Their very existence depends on the ,word "cute", which usually describes an outfit or boy. BUNDLED UP. Senior Brad Crosson sacrifices comfort for spirit while keeping warm during a football game. FAST BREAK. Running down the co1u't, Sophomore Scott Palmer gets ready to throw the ball to another player while Alma's Thurman Blanton 1221 tries to steal the ball. Pointers won 48-37. SERVE THE BALL. Senior Pointerette Carla-Coker hits one over to the awaiting Mul- berry line-up while other teammates wait for the return in a 15-11, 15-8 win over the Yellowjackets. Junior Varsity QUICK MOVEMENT. B-team quarterback Sophomore Joe Banks 1111 runs the ball against Siloam Springs' defense player Mark Holley 1671 leading the Pointers to a 16-0 win. i :is-:aiu -- !,L,.,,U'1 Q if 1 2 :4 a 'Q Q :seas K i E ' l 5 N"-Q. No respect. Junior varsi- squads in football, asketball and volleyball ccepted the fact they were .ittle more than a side at- raction taking a back seat the varsity of "AH teams' W erformances. However, these young, in- experienced athletes took zheir games seriously with :ountless hours of practice Elimaxed by on the field and an the court action which vould bring them to "A" status. Most failed to recognize ust how important "B" ,eam is, and how much they :ontribute to the future :uccess of the varsity team. Without the "peons" the 'arsity would have nobody o practice against while letting ready for the "big" lame. 5 l FLAG BOYS. A-team football players Junior Bobby Gregory and Senior Tim Akins help from the sidelines by keeping yardage during a B-team game against Siloam Springs. f- eeslwee 5 23123 ?Sti??lTigiXS2ii??1liiQ l J V Football J V Basketball j players realize how much Won 4 Lost 3 Won 5 Lost 2 wefontrlbute to the team, Alma 6-3 Cedarville 65-28 B team basketball player , Russellville 8-24 Russellville 38-39 Rodney Scottfxplamed- li Southside 16-8 Southside 30-26 Contributions ranged 1 Siloam Springs 16-0 Northside 25-35 frgm experience gained to Russellville 7-10 Southside 47-39 the moral Support that JV'S Alma 0-6 Paris 39-32 h d f th -t Southside 18-17 Alma 48-37 S,d0liYe rom e Vafsl Y j- Sl e mes. J V Volleyball J V Girls Basketball 5 Wlth experience, most of f Won 5 Lost 3 Won 2 Lost 2 the B teamers move up to Southsidd5-5, 11-15, 15-11 Rogers 28-35 S varsity level and Someone 5 Northside 15-4, 7-15, 15-17 Northside 34-39 else fills the important role 1 Southside 12-15, 15-3, 8-15 Southside 21-19 Q of HBN team member f Northside , 15-8, 15-11 Waldron 19-14 g H , 1 ' j Mulberry 15-11, 15-8 E ' I don t fee so bad star- l Waldron 15-13, 15-6 tmg at the bottom because 1 Alma 13-15, 15-7, 15-0 you can improve yourself Lavaca 345' 1045 and work your way up to the Still, the fact remains that for the JV players who don't get to play in the "A" games, the "big" game of the week comes just before the varsity game. "Even though most peo- ple donit consider the "B" top, besides if you start at the top you have nowhere to go," "B" team footballer Jim Parks concluded philosophically. Sports Overlooked Sr t underrated... e Th., pm... ju. ,S , . ..... . .... a . . , S- On. Sp... W.. hard, played nearly as many games and showed the opponents they were to be considered competition. The rule rather than the exception, remained that with each contest, the players sporting Pointer jerseys far outnumbered the spectators who were scattered around the peripheral of the athletic event. Sports including tennis, volleyball, golf and track may have been considered "minor', and non-exciting to spectators, but to the players who participated in these sports, they were just as important and exciting as the sports which drew the huge crowds. "lt's kind ofdiscouraging when nobody shows up to watch you play. If we had fans yelling for us it may help us playing, because when everybody's yelling for you it makes you try harder," Sophomore Debbie Bogner, volleyball player, expressed. Even though in the eyes of the Pointer fans, these "HEAVY, MAN!" Junior Bob- by Gregory expresses a look of anguish as he attempts to lift weights in the athletic fieldhouse during off-season football practice. sports 5 1981 Golf A Won 4 Lost 4 I Sallisaw 357-365 ' Alma 361-359 Sallisaw 345-358 Mena 342-346 Alma 356-335 Greenwood 341-327 Mena 352-342 Sallisaw 346-351 1981 Tennis Won 7 Lost 3 5 Paris 12-6 2 Subiaco 0-10 Alma 12-3 Paris 13-5 Fayetteville 5-13 Northside 6-12 Greenwood 17-3 . Northside 10-8 Mena 17-1 Mena 16-2 teams were virtually non- existent, the opposition realized that the squads were definitely not to be discounted. In many cases, these un- derrated teams compiled equally impressive records as Pointer teams who had great spectator support. One of the most im- pressive of these teams was "FOUR!" JuniorTerry Bogner "follows through" and watches the path of his ball after teeing off in one of the many golfmatches played dur- ing the season. Varsity Volleyball Won 12 Lost 5 Mulberry 15-10, 15-0 Alma 15-6, 15-6 Northside 15-7, 18-16 Southside 12-15, 15-7, 2-15 Northside 15-0, 17-15 Southside 15-5, 15-7 Mulberry 15-5, 15-8 Waldron 3-14, 15-1, 15-3 Waldron 10-6, 15-10 Alma 15-1, 15-8 Lavaca 15-1, 15-4 Northside 14-16, 6-15 Siloam Spgs 15-13, 15-13 Bentonville 15-2, 8-15, 10-15 Harrison 8-15, 13-15 Mena 7-15, 11-15 Greenwood 15-6, 15-12 the varsity volleyball team who recorded 12 wins and only five losses, capturing the title of 4AAA district runners-up, as well as boasting one all district player, Senior Leslie Mackin. Tennis players combined singles and doubles efforts to score a .700 season, win- ning seven of ten matches. overlooked that records wins and losses were available. "The purpose track is to help people wl can't excel in team spor but who have a chance excel in individual sports Coach Dennis Pendergra stressed. Off-season programs, i herent to the fact that th weren't competitive werei nored by most but served: a very important part preparation of upcomi seasons. In sports such football and basketba players were in off-seas training as long or long than they participated 1 regular season play. Although these spor- were overlooked by spel tators, they continued, go on due to the determin tion of the player.s "It would be nice to ha' some support, but I do play for the fans, I play il myself and for love of t sport. If I only played the fans I would have quil long time ago," Senior R dy Clegg, tennis playenz plained. ALL EYES ON THE BALL. Senior Laura Owen bumps one over the net to add to the lady spikers score at the District 4AAA Tournament in Greenwood. BENT OVER THE NET. Senior Brad Crosson reluc- tantly stretches to retrieve a tennis ball that didn't quite make it during spring practice on the school tennis courts. FAST AND FLYING HIGH. '81 graduate Pointer tracksman Steve McDonald strains to gain on a leading opponent while sprinting the hurdles at a Spring '81 track meet at neighboring Alma. SAY But is started like all other seasons. Prospective players either quit summer jobs or rearranged work schedules as well as tucked away summer leisures to accommodate the beginning of another Pointer season as hot August two-a- days ushered in by grueling "PTS" signaled the forthcom- ing crisp, cold October Friday night games. Within a week after the . , initiation as old as school 1 A fi 9 itself, the season took on outward semblances of an "un-routine" season. Pointers weren't Pointers anymore-they were "Autry's Dirty Thirty". With just over 30 players on the team, small in size and boasting no individual st ars, the Pointers mustered together in a team effort and fused into "one for all and all for one". Save the best for last-not the case as one of the biggest rivalries in the state took place on September 4 in the season opener with Alma on home territory. In Blakemore Stadium, nearly 6,000 fans sat on the edges of the seats or tip-toed on the bleachers as they ONE OF 30. Senior Chuck Mahar, spor- ting a shirt in support of the team, discusses the Paris game with Junior Mike McClure. 1 7 Unlike any season before... Pointers and the Airedales. More was at stake than in other game during the seaso as the winner of this game not only captured the satisfa- tion of winning, but also gained bragging rights for th year, not to mention the probability of winni 1081 varsity Football Won 7 Lost 4 Ahna 10-13 Russellville 15-0 Southside 7-10 Greenwood 27-7 Waldron 27-6 Siloam Springs 12-7 Paris 13-6 Subiaco 23-7 Mena 23-0 Northside 6-23 'Newport 6-21 "4 AAA State Play-off Game the conference race pelii nant. The fact that Alm. returned to the gridiron a the reigning state champ didn't phase the Pointers a they made the Airedales si up and beg for victory. Scoreboard totals made i appear as though th Pointers would defeat th arch-rival for the first ti in three years. But wiizll only 11 seconds from t final buzzer, Alma' Quarterback Richard Wood dropped back to pass. With defensive linemen breathing down his neck, li was forced to throw a high desperate pass as he fell to tl? ground. The ball landed in the outstretched hands of a Alma receiver as he stepped over the goalline. GOING IN. Senior Billy Marion gets a pat of en- couragement from Coach Den- ms Pendergrass as he takes the field against conference rival Greenwood. The Dogs mauled the Bulldogs 27-7. DOG PILE. Greyhounds agamst Pointers in a fight for the ball ended up with the en- tire .Newport offensive line PUSh1ng for yards in a Class 4A Playoff victory over the Pointers 21-6. all C . fist' L LOOKS OF DETERMINA- TION. Sign breaking at the Newport playoff game, led by Seniors Doug Martin 4657, Lindsey Actkinson 4715 and Junior Dale Lopez 4621, begins the end of the season as all hopes of state were muted with a21-6 loss tothe Greyhounds. EYES ON THE RUNNER. Of- ficials and Senior running back Darrell Spencer C265 watch Junior Quarterback Darin Parks 1125 run with the ball as Paris' Mitchell Lloyd 1123 tries to catch him. 9 622 - Q-A ' Unlike any season before... Fans consoling players, all stunned and heartbroken, "The fans having doubts about the team gave us th left the field shaken and distraught. determination we needed to win and show them that w "I thought we played as well as We could against Alma. I could," Senior Timmy Akins stated. l knew that if we could come back after that let-down that Defense became an even more integral part of th we were going to have a good team. We did play really well Pointers' attack as they romped over their next si the following week," Head Coach Gary Autry stressed referring to the first win of th e s e a s o n o v e r Russellville. Van Buren gained the un- desirable record of one win and two losses as they next fell victim to the Southside Pointers weren't Pointers anymore. They were Autry's 'Dirty Thirty ,ff 0 opponents. Inthese six co tests, the defense gave u only 33 points whic averaged to just over five points per game. While the defense notc ed in their impressions o opponents, the offense was equally aggressive as theg Rebels. It looked as though the "Dirty Thirty" might be scored 129 points against the conference and non finished without really getting started, but to the many conference foes. fans who rumored "a rebuilding season", the Pointers New rumors spread, but this time among the scouts o' charted a winning streak. fgontinued on 52 DETERMINATION COUNTS. Quarterback Darin Parks 1121 runs with the ball, dragging a Mena Bearcat and a 23-0 Pointer victory with him. FREE FOR ALL. Junior run- ning back Robert Douglas 1203 fights for a first down against the Newport Greyhound defense with the blocking of Senior Darrell Spencer 1265. Despite their efforts, the Pointers lost the playoff game 21-6. ff 3 ll 1.4 PRE-GAME. Pointer football players sit and concentrate on the game coming up against the Russellville Cyclones. "Getting psyched up" enabled the Pointers to win their second game of the season, 15-0. FINGER POINTING. Upset with the officials call against his team, Head Coach Gary Autry argues the point with the ref in hopes that it would help matters. KNEES UP. Senior corner back Tim Akins leads team- mates to greater agility and quickness running the ropes during a steamy August tw0-a- days practice. ARMS UP. Fighting for the ball from Subiaco's Joe Weinsinger i821 Senior running back Darrell Spencer 1265 attempts to catch the ball during a 23-7 win Unlike any season before... opposition that gave the Pointer' defense a reputation of being one of the toughest in the league. As the "Dirty Thirty" began to get it all together on the playing field, the behind the team pep rallies seemed to disintegrate. As the cheerleaders strained to be heard over the seniors who were trying to out-yell the determined underclassmen, the football players sat as quiet spec- tators motionless in their section not uttering a sound. Conflicts and differences in opinion resulted and tempers flared on all sides. wmws , Mwsww .M W.. awww ....,..N....... ,W.,., Vs.,.,....,..r.rMM..M.W Wmw. MMmWa vw. ...- . ..5.. 5' -si5:ff:s::. ...- Conflicts and differences threatened to eliminated the players from the rallies, cla yells were banned! Following an in-depth newspap spread, pep rallies made an about-face as compromis were made and student fans and players united to suppc the team in its bid for the state playoffs. Even though spirit pea ed, the Dogs only fared ii the first round of tl1 playoffs. The Pointersm Q , , , g up with the state 3-AA 2 111 Opll'llOI'l resulted powerhouse, the highl 2 . U rated Newport Greyhounc 5 and tempers flared on all sides. Who d?featefi the Powter if f m their achieved quest + MMMMWWM . T e . g. the championship. "Whose pep assemblies were they? The schools? The students? The classes? Just for the team's players? After Coach Autry strongly aired his dis atisfaction and YELLS OF ENCOURAGE- MENT. Junior George Kramer 4531 gives the offense his sup- port from the sidelines while the defense team waits for their turn against the Alma Airedales. all PEP TALK. Head Coach Gary Autry gives his "Dirty Thirty" a run down of what to expect from the rival Alma Airedales in the second half during a halftime talk. Pointers were sadly defeated in the last 11 seconds of the game 13-10. The season closed with little emotion as attentic immediately turned to basketball with fans, player coaches-all aware that it was unlike any season befori -ELL K ii-s+'s.ilwr.....s.i'ffN'99 HANDS OFF. Quarterback Darin Parks 1123 sneaks the ball to Senior running back Darrell Spencer 1261 during an early season afternoon scrim- mage game with the Tahle- quah Tigers. ALL OVER. For Senior Lindsey Actkinson 1715 his high school football days end- ed at Newport on Friday, November 13 with a 21-6 loss. Prancer Candy Eddy consoles him after the game. Par for the courts... Though basketball season had begun, some athletic members reported to the fieldhouse instead of the gymnasium, suited out in shoulder pads rather than tank tops and ran plays scoring six points in the place of the seasonal two. Almost a yearly tradi- tion, state tournament play again extended football season, delaying the start of the basketball season for the boys' varsity. "It's really rough to go from football straight onto the basketball court," Junior Bobby Gregory sigh- ed. "Some of us are used to playing football and feel like we're new because the rest of the team has been "YOU!" Senior Karen Stephens stares in disbelief at the official who points at Sophomore Debbie Bogner as she lays on the court after com- mitting an offensive foul. INSIDE LOOK. Senior Pointerette Lisa Robbins gets a check up from Dr. Aubrey Travis before receiving the okay bo start the season. the courts... practicing shooting baskets while Weire still out of the gridiron." The whole season's out- come up to regionals so closely resembled that of the year before that fans almost began to look at last year's scores as a prediction for games to come. The Pointers again came away from the Fort Smith Coke Classic with a 2-1 tourney recordg both the boys' and lady roundballers clinched the 4AAA Con- ference Championship as beforeg the Pointer Varsity won the District 4AAA Tournament but the girls E. 4 L g -, without fans, Q 'L . K 1 K A Z - . I... g pg we still strive 1. if TEAM SUPPORT. Pointerettes to do Olll' best." 1 Laura Hess and Karen Stephens yell , from the sidelines at other team- lg mates. REBOUND STRUGGLE. Pointerettes Dayna Shultz f42J, Laura Hess 1401 and Karen Stephens 1411 struggle for the rebound against an Alma Airedalette at Alma with a 47-30 win. LAST MINUTE PREP. Senior Pointer Kevin Nunley takes the last minutes before game time to concentrate on a Pointer victory. Quik' OVER A REBEL. Senior Jeff Stephens C353 goes up for the bucket while Southside players wait for the rebound during a Pointer victory at home, 37-26. "HEY REF!" Junior Harold McKee gets upset with the of- ficials call during an extra close home game while Seniors Teresa Morton and David Needham anxiously watch the players' reactions. Par for the courts... only came out in second place, mirroring last year, while continuing to reign over Crawford County, both teams again won the County Tournament. "I was thrilled when we won the Crawford County Tournament, the teams really deserved it," Senior Greg Lovett exclaimed. "Even though Fm what people call 'just a manager', the guys make me feel like I'm part ofthe team because they need me and ap- preciate me." As usual, student managers did the dirty work, slaving over hot washers and dryers, pushing brooms around the gym, playing "yes-man" to the coaches, all without much complaint. However, complain the coaches did-to game of- ficials. Just like every year in any season, aggravated coaches blew up at ref's calls and whistles, really only detrimental to the ref, s opinion of the team yet always sparking spectators in bleachers to a frenzied state of spirit, ultimately paying off for the team. "When the crowd is yell- ing for us it makes us want to give one hundred per- cent," Senior Pointer Billy Marion stressed. "The spirit has been great this yearg everybody has started -'Scoreboard as 1981-82 Boys Varsity Basketball Won 20 Lost 6 Cedarville 67-28 'Alma 49-37 Russellville 46-47 'Mena 50-55 Southside 36-31 +M0untainburg 43-37 Northside 34-36 +Alma 70-35 Cedarville 53-54 Northside 35-43 Waldron 45-31 'Mena 38-37 Southside 37-26 Russellville 41-52 Harrison 50-47 'Paris 46-38 """Mountainburg 60-54 'Subiaco 55-46 NLR Parkview 43-68 'Waldron 81-42 """Clarksvi11e 46-44 'Subiaco 50-42 1 'Greenwood 65-48 'Greenwood 52-51 'Paris 55-42 'Alma 60-38 "'4AAA Conference Game "Third Place Coke Classic Tournament +Crawford County Tournament Champions - H- .... J. r the courts... X .ag-... - + 'Wig- uf- ,fs ., "' 'ir n,..,,.-u a-seq Q , .nf--fs..x,i ,rs ix Mk : I3 MAN TO MAN. Senior Steve Hamlin 1303 plays tight defense against Paris' Keith Stovall 1423 as an Eagle drives down court in hopes ofmaking a shot during a 55-42 Pointer victory. PLASTERED. All eyes turn to the official and wait for his call as Russellville's Tim Hardin C345 lays flat, hoping for a charging call on Roy Lewis 6205. an .M ,. KL f,V CM TN f i. z - ' . f we-5.59 is .,2f . "DON'T SHOOT!" Junior Lama Hess 1401 tries to stop Alma's Charla DeShazo 1315 from making a basket as Karen Stephens 1413 helps yell from behind. CAREFULLY LISTENING. Pointer basketball players gather around Coach Quincy Coleman during a time out when the five playing get in- structions on defense and which plays to try next. Z Par for the courts... yelling from the start, not just waiting until we get to state." Like previous years, fans stood through whole games whether a determining fac- tor of the season or not. Spectators screamed to the top of their lungs, boosting the spirit ofthe players and breaking the tension in capacity filled Clair Bates Gym at home games and competing against other home town crowds at away games. Opposite the Pointers who were overcome by all the yelling in their favor, the Pointerettes longed for spectators as their games lacked fans and spirit. "We get tired of everybody coming out at the end of our games just to watch the boys play,', Senior Pointerette Karen Stephens proclaimed. "lf the fans would come and yell for us the way they do for the Pointers we would play better, because any time you have people cheer- ing for you, you do your bestf, Whether complaining about a lack of fan support or giving it all as a result of it, the Big Green found the success of a season almost as traditional as the season itself. :i ,.., l . 1981-82 Girls Varsity Basketball X ll woo 19 l Lost 6 2? 1 2 Rogers 56-79 'Paris 4748 ' Pocahontas 61-37 'Alma 47-30 Russellville 52-31 'Mena 39-38 Southside 32-25 +Mountainburg 46-40 4 Northside 45-28 +Cedarville 41-38 E Cedarville 53-30 Northside 38-49 if 'Waldron 58-34 'Mena 40-41 ' Southside 32-25 Russellville 43-38 5 3 Harrison 42-54 'Paris 62-36 1 'Greenwood 51-35 'Waldron 70-21 3 """Siloam Springs 47-27 'Greenwood 49-32 Huntsville 26-46 'Alma 57-38 ii E "'4AAA Conference Games Q """Springdale Classic +Crawford County Tournament Champions J HANDS BACK. Pointerettes Laura Hess 1405 and Michelle Jones 1205 step back and let the official call a foul on Alma's Stacie Richmond 1405 while Karen Stephens tries to recover the ball. r the courts... A CITY SWEEP. Senior Mike Reeves 1503 cuts the netto hang on the first place trophy, one of four that Van Buren teams received at the end of the Crawford County Tournament in Alma. 3' hr. GOOD LUCK. Senior Michelle Jones slaps hands with fellow teammates as she is an- nounced as a starter during pre-game in the Crawford County Tournament at Alma. A MINOR INJURY. A twisted ankle sends Senior Jeff Stephens 1535 to the sidelines for a rest and Coach Lonnie Myers' approval before get- ting back in the game. EYES ON THE GAME. Coach Clair Bates watches the Pointers play, but at the same time listens to another game, his way of scouting a team and still watching his favorite. WORK OUT. Coach Quincy Coleman observes Senior Kenny Wilmoth as he lifts weights while Senior Kevin Nunley awaits his turn during regular afternoon practice. 'The ones that got away...' With his hands clasped behind his head, grief and disappointment covered the face of Senior Pointer Jeff Stephens and his team- mates. Cheerleaders off to the side ofthe court huddled together, tears streaming from their eyes and other Pointer fans walking off with shaking heads, griped about about bad calls or how "we almost had it wonf' After both last year's teams ventured deep into top state playoff action and both present teams earned the District 4-AAA Cham- pionship title and a trip to state regional play, fans once again repeatedly cried in unison "All the way to State...', But opponents successfully executed their own desires to win. "Top rated teams playing us early in the going really killed us," Senior Pointer Kenny Wilmoth explained. "It looked like we were gon- UP AND IN. Junior Ellie Pitchford 1213 shoots for two against Huntsville's Lady Eagles during semi-finals of regional tournament in which the Pointerettes lost 56-46. PRE-GAME PRACTICE. Pointerettes Karen Stephens f41J and Michelle Jones 1203 pass the ball among the tive starters during warm-ups before the regional semi- finals in which Huntsville defeated the girls 56-46. - 2----- -1.- nes that got away na have another winning year in the state, but I guess maybe we had our sights set too high." In the 4-AAA Regional Tourney finals, the Pointerettes lost in over- time to the Greenwood Lady Bulldogs to clinch se- cond place, while the Pointers paced nervously through three overtimes to outperform the Eagles from Paris and capture the tourney title. In preliminary 4-AAA Northwest Regional play hosted by Van Buren, both teams saw the lights go out on any hopes of state playoff action as the Lady Bird Dogs changed leads more than a dozen times with the Lady Eagles from Huntsville before being out- classed by 10 points and the male Big Green blew a previously steady 14 point lead by faltering in the fourth quarter and overtime to lose to the Bentonville Tigers. HAS I cheered for the Pointers at regionals and we were ahead by 14 in the third quarter, I started im- agining what it would be like to cheer at the state championship," Junior George Kramer revealed. f'But then Bentonville came back and beat us in over- time, and everybody was crying. But even though it got away, that 14 pointlead still echoes that we had it won.', Vsgsarehaair wrj l 2 2 Po1NTERs X 5 District Paris 60-56 Regionals Bentonville 64-68 I POINTERETTES District 2 Greenwood 57-60 Regionals 3 Huntsville 46-56 cc E ANYONE'S BALL. Seniors Mike Reeves 1507 and Jeff Stephens 1353 battle for the rebound against Paris' Mike Rice 1523 during district finals in which the Pointers won in three overtimes 60-56 in the Greenwood gymnasium. "MAKE IT!" Senior Diane Chamness 1435 concentrates from the sidelines for the Pointerette at the line to make her freethrow while Coach Lonnie Myers intently watches in a Greenwood vic- tory at District finals. 'WE'RE til!" With their first place in the conference assured, the whole team celebrates a win over Greenwood with a Pointer prideyell. I 1 56.1 Divider .fbit ON HER KNEES. Sophomore Denise Bankston takes a moment out of her morning to read her "Bible" before school. ne loud voice resoun- ding above a hushed silence, that of a leader guiding a fellowship in prayer, brings to mind a BENCHED. Members of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes encircle guest speaker Mr. Gary Grisham who testified the impact of Christ on his life at the Sunday afternoon picnic 'l:CAi'Parmers ln Christ OOD GUY scene commonly found only in a church. But every Thursday mor- ning promptly at 7:40, while most students were racing to make it by the tardy bell, or on regular bi-weekly meetings in the gym- nasium, members of Partners In Christ and Boys' and Girls' huddles of Fellowship of Christian Athletes probed outside their weekend church life to bring to school a Christian atmosphere. "Around Christmas time we had a party for children EBIT! at the Zion Foster Home," PIC President Senior Tim Akins revealed. "It's easier for our members to feel that they've done something worthy when you can ac- tually see how happy the kids are." "Partners In Christ means a lot to me as a club because I feel that all of the members can be considered dependable friends." Sophomore PIC member Martha Thomas expressed. "There,s no where else on campus Where students can meet uninhibited 'X kiragfl -Q tx 1 . rWi11iHme.,P1'effidenr,eLes1ie I Maq1eiqf12eb0rehrrYeaxer,Sae11ve Erma- QROW 21 Hazel DMS, Randy Pixley, iCax?PPiii!Iiigs,VI.inda Stevenson, Candy Eddy. HopIrins,,,Dayiif,Flenor, Joey Dunn, Mark Jones, g0tvvieIx, Tim Allen, Nagoyijflfgxylor. CBACK ROW! Robert Lloyd, Waa1e1Brewer, Eugene 'I'itswortiz,'A1ice Holleman, Reporter Mark ngaeeggbiazt Jones, Ricky Stiekierf I t R if J' 1 AN s, 2 A , ROW3 Becky Gunn, Susan King, Shana Garner, SusaniTayIor,!Debbie Cummings, Debbie Bogner. QROW 29 Bryan Whitmire, Ricky Thurman, Cindy Jones, David Furr, Logan Ryan, KROWBD Kurtis Douglas, Dana Darden, Mike Bell, Wally Titsworth, Schannon Candle, George Kramer. IBACK ROWQ David Johnson, Monica Abernathy, Allison Thompson, Bobby Gregory, Ricky Rogers, Donny Hooten, Jerry Parson. Guys ATTENTIVE. During the regular meeting time of the Partners in Christ Club, members listen to the testimonies of various students instead of a regularly-scheduled guest speaker BEHIND THE GROUP. FCA Boys' President Steve King helps with the equipment of the gospel-rock group "Prophet" prior to Showtime. FCA sponsored the free night concert in the gym in late January. Organiz STACKED UP. Members of the cheerleading squad ex- ecute perfect balance to form a moving, cheering "Green Machine" pyramid during a time out of a home game against Mena. BACK TO THE 50'S. Perfor- ming for the student body, drill team member Junior Marianne Neal "plays" her piano, alas Senior Marla Smith, to the music of 'At the Hop." for L , M ,.,, . 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Head Teresa Sul1ivH11fDa1wHe fE4iM?1?1T1iSs5rf33iii85fH1i1i126rfi5CHtliY?B5l1Q54Cin6y-Cfwkfellf i3AHQKffR0Wl .4D0SS,oiA1DyiRiK25arirH0P2 iWi1Hb01'15'+ KBACK R0Wl7C0'he11dsLeSlie firi iV10DGW9115'L3?11rai Jenki!1Sg rT1?i1f:ir fDdys.J011ia MiWhG1l,C1HirHsMBYVi1194CaihyfnarfelklTerGSarStiekler.g iLhiiiib9?tsjDY2l1f?1?11l1f5f?3i?3fLgPes'g:vQIY1CirriS,?TifrLUSH!D281411HWi11iHhfS-M f I iila M s rdror if M f or M 7 5 I i alists SOUND ASLEEP. Junior Teresa Sullivan and Sophomore Hope Wimberly rest on the bus before time to cheer at Russellville. high-pitch shrill of drill team Captain Candy Eddy's whistle signaled the beginning of a routine, as did the "Ready, okay!" of Head Cheerleader Teresa Sullivan. But there were no spectators to applause and 4. 'Prancers 'Cheerleaders PIRITUALIST no fans to join in the yells. Almost without excep- tion, during those lazy, warm-turn-hot and mis- erable days of summer, members of the two spirit- oriented groups met before sunrise and worked through noon preparing for the sports seasons and "perfected" performances. "At the first of summer practices, everyone, es- pecially the new members, arrived with their hair and makeup all fixed up," Junior Prancer Kari Latta laughed, "but as the season progressed, six o'clock seemed to come earlier and , tw' , no one really cared. During the summer, the squads car-hopped at the local Sonic Drive-in and sold bumper and window stickers and magnetic noteboards during school to meet their financial needs. "The whole process takes money. l've even known some girls to pay people to help them out before tryoutsf' Junior Teresa Sul- livan disclosed. PUNK OUT. Pointer Prancer drill team members keep up with the latest in music perf0r- ming a routine to Adam and the Ants' "Ant Music" during a football pep rally. Chess? frnom Rowy Ronnie Hall, cunwn sim, vice-President, Jay Steel, Dat Bui. KROW 27 Brian Hopkins, Reporter Doug Knittig, Andy Lockhart, Mike Bratten. QBACK ROW! Richard Gray, President Mark Haas, Harzy Williams. DECA2 iFRONT ROW? Treasurer Larry Engle, Reporter Jeannie Eldridge, Secretary Debbie Hatfield, Gayle Craig. KROW 21 Eugene I Titsworth, Terry Bibbs, Adam Hicks. KBACK ROWJ President Steve Fisher, Johnny Harris, Steve Swaim. Organiz ' Z 'NHS ' MAT 'Q Sc S UPERIOR MOTHERLY HUG. Junior Jane Mcllattie receives a con- gratulations hug from her new "mom", NHS sponsor Mrs. Emma Posey upon induction during fall ceremonies. ,atisfying grins and anticipating expressions linger on the faces of those spread into a semicircle before an assembly of boastful parents. Candles "SPARE" TIME. Quil18z Scroll members Laura Owen, Cyndi Key, John Moore and Chapterone Mrs. Debbie Cut- singer take a break while Junior Shan Neely changes a tire en route to summer workshop. are lit as Mrs. Emma Posey proudly proclaims "As 'cream of the crop' you students have been chosen to represent a special honors organization..." Formal inductions each semester initiated scholastically elite students into the National Honor Society, Quill 8z Scroll and Mu Alpha Theta-honors organizations designed to encourage academic achievement while render- ing service "I believe itis good that we set out to entertain students with the 'Mock Teacher Assembly,"' Mu Alpha Theta President Brad Crosson speculated, "but of course We benefit by earning funds to function Also sponsoring a form of entertainment to students, though together with FBLA, Quill 8x Scroll singled out one lucky female to reign as "Miss VBHSH in the third annual pageant for the distinguish- ed title. As for functions throughout their membership in honors organizations, such elite students continued to point out the unforgettable induc- tion. DE CA? amonfr ROWJ Patricia Boyd, Jada Holland, Kim winborn, Stephanie Winborn, Tammy Key, Alisa Moore. QROW 25 Tina Michelet- ti, Lisa Harmon, Mary Jo'Clotfelter, Donna Young, Renee Neal, Sheila . WellsL j CROW .33 Denisegjmekander, Michelle. Penaon, Nam:y.Taylor, M3 A .espn FBLA2 QFRONT ROW! Parliamenmrian vanita Means, Ruby Max-1 well, CindiPitcl1ford, Kristy Miller, Delana Moore, Twila McCollum1 Janet Patton. KROWZD Kim Means, Becky Ming, Pam Moseley, Karen Peterson, Vikki Odell, Katrina Russell, CBACK RQW1 Billy Marioni ' Susangfgiylor, Sussirififgiines, Ter6stQ5f5jlYO0dmff. R0WJii'LiSii'i1MichaeIs, Keiri1rfNunley, Earlene Reed, Brenda Peck, Veltag Parliaaiiedtarian Vonditfi-Iyatt, Vice4-president Karenwlflenderson, Montgomery, ' ' . 'J Mike Reeves, Laura Smith, Steve Biggs, Wanda Bowers. ' ' l OPS TEACHER TAKEOFF. Senior Randy Clegg, acting as Drivers Ed instructor Coach Clair Bates, tells Senior Scott McBrayer to slow down before Seniors Brad Crosson and Lisa Harmon get thrown out in the audience during the Mu Alpha Theta mock teacher assembly. FROM OLD TO NEW. National Honor Society officers Carolyn Friddle, Marla Smith and Pam Moseley pass their knowledge to new members during fall inductions. Mary Stevenson assays Dye, 0 rganiz TEMPORARY WAITRESS. While good things come to those who wait, FHA member Brenda Pound serves this 4-H club members parent during one of the FHA served ac- tivities. CAN'T WAIT. Junior Michelle Penson takes a whiff of the fresh baked cookies coming hot out ofthe oven, baked just for the teachers as a project of FTA club members. 5,4 a, Q A ,sr , 1 'C Q ' T2 N ff 'ii 1 3 at ' 'Zz I , . P' Si' 1 if s .ff an F Q ,fi 15? 3. if 'ft 3 u ., V9 e-,ds Y c 5.3 ,. , A . , K, gygg.-3ff.fig . - , J , , AFBLf5vfgiFRONT Rowy Mexissauays, Deborah Gray, Lamfiesfanw, Mary Beth Hightower, PatriciafJohnson. QROW 21 Lauragiienkins, LindaVGay, Stacie Gramlich, 'Donna Greenwood, Leslie Johnson. BACK ROW! Bobby Hodge, Tammy Holland, Sharon Jones, Alice Holleinan, Stacie Hill. - - tunlsts 1' 15 ,if 'lf fe F ri K.. R Y: Wi , . 4 ,Q .xx 54. ??rf,x.R . ' . 5 ' .5 AH . 5 .Q ,aw wht w - . 'r W Af.. 1 V, . egg ,. . , . , 'A' N' of F W2 , H, . - f 'E , 4 Q., .L Wi' 'Z flux 4 M Y " A ' ' if Q iv ' .. L We M iw 1.1 Q Y , . 1, , 'ii' I 13 '4 FCA! KFRUNTSROWE Vikki Co1emBn,fK5mrMeans, Kim Wiliienfgs, Vice-president Leslie Mackin, Carla Colden KROW 25 Debbie Bogner, Cathy Darteiu Secretary-treasurer Lorrie Barnwell, Laura Owen, President Carolyn Friddle. CROW 35 Brad Crosson, Vice-president Lindsey Actkinson, Tim Akins, Secretary Andy Johnson. QBAC K ROW? Kevin Nunley, Kenny Wilmoth, Jeff Stephens, Mike Reeves, President Stephen King. - .J CAREFUL NOW! Junior Karen Yancey pins an initiation flower on Jlmior Allison Thompson which makes her an official FBLA initiate. he loud repetitious whirring of an electric A blender, 'chop-chop, and 'slice-slice' of knives and cutting utensils, opening and closing of a refrigerator door, all broken by an ear- aching squeak of a rusty 'FTA 'Fl-IA PPDRTUNIST oven door normally belong not to a class room, but in mom's kitchen. But with Aa home economics room furnished with most appliances used by the everday housewife, members of Future Homemakers of America found their first own home, away from home. With their sights set on jobs, members of a select four clubs on campus focus- ed their club life on future careers. "All those school teachers out in the world don't have it that easy," Junior Brenda Breeden ex- claimed. " Serving the whole school by showing at least some students the efforts teachers put in, FTA taught members helpful specifics to a future job. Also focus- ing on one specific occupa- tion, that of a home-maker, FHA club serviced members through the skills including the mechanical basics of cook- ing a sewing and the more basic family living. "VEGIES". Junior Larry Spiller straightens the canned food section of Hay's Grocery, a part of being a stock clerk. Larry secured his job through DE and actively participates in DECA. QAC V u ,..,, .V an H SPINA H -"-'sf5.::.:1z2,--w , sif55:iQiVff5ff,4, - - nw: ' Q 7Ti'09611f5iQB9?k5?f li1QW5?l?Kfiren KirlQ1er13g1i1l14'BBdf!'ii5?5i3?33f39Ys Sandy Mbseieyg Betty Yauiiig-Lucretia JQxi9i2ffR0Wi33i'ij3?Ei31l0130 SNHDUY ",',' Alexandergliifgty Wiluth, Hisijefrian Margie Jii!iesL-AIexa'Udeyg551xan- 'I'ayio1.?i5Historian Heaisiiiihray. . -F,-jf en0uGri11-fB1?iCKR0W3Brendeiievnd,Miehei1e4xkins.LisaMc32?5?weli, t , , ,'.c or r , r. at s J-isa-HeffixifsflfivreiM0Gh'-wciiarfnCvmvbelieigffiiztgvyer 5 r trtr I i. . 2 i-,,t - ff--l-fs- I. "-. . . --ffzfiffll-ifsfzzszf-il Ls' 5 ll Organiz o TAKING THE OATH. Senior FBLA members Lore Brown and Linda Fagan recite the rituals of officers in the night- time installation ceremony for old and new members as well as parents and faculty. T0 GO. Junior Jason Day makes one just the way the customer ordered it at Wendy's where he works and simultaneously gains ex- perience helpful to DECA. we fe R W, 1 ,121 -2 . -. , J t rr J e 5 YQ J c , ,A 4 ,- U4 , Y 'M 5 ' Y -23 A V iCh8I1i5?ii7Ch0i1'f'fiiiiionafr Rbllifliilglancy Tayieaccindy Smitlif J Vicki Dutton, Susie King, Denise Bankston. CROW 23 Dianna Mayes, Susie Terry, Liz Corley, Linda Ward. KROW 33 Joe Cecil, Clinton Slate, Mike King, Jason Pearson, Logan Ryan. fBACK ROW3 Raymond Newton, Chris Browex',,Da1e Lopez, Harold McKee, Anthony Cox, Georgegflansmn. x v i ly tg g, I ni J ROTC A COIDPHHYP cFRoN'r ROW? Tracy Mmm-11y, Eddie Wood sey, Michael Keller,7Michelle Bathrust, Janie Huffstetler, Chuck Miller. KROWZQ Joanna Horton, Gary Armstrong, Paul Dau glas, James Jones, Larry Peterson, David Moore. CBACK ROW! Wesley Moore, Larry Bynum, Todd Chadwick, Peter Cal-mody, Richard McGrew, Mark Jones. tunists 'FBLA 'DECA PPORTUNIST Boasting the largest enrollment for a club on campus, Future Business Leaders of America gave members the opportunity to become active in service to the school while developing business skills in prepara- tion for contests, that could later lead to jobs. "We usually find that those who work hardest for contests wind up doing better in their business classes,' Senior FBLA president Teri Thomas ex- plained. Also concentrating on business skills yet actually enjoying paid on-the-job experience, members of Dis- tributuve Education Clubs of America focused on recreation, community ser- vice and the development of leadership to help them in their selling and distribu- tion jobs gained through the connected DE. class. "Because we feel that employees need a good standing relationship with their superiors, we have an employer-employee ban- quet at the end of the year, Junior DE CA member Mary Jo Clotfelter disclos- ed. "We have several money-making projects in which we practice selling, while collecting money for the banquet and a Christ- mas party." PIZZA TIME. FHA members share supper together after visiting children in local hospitals at Christmas time- one service project ofthe year. Organiz , . Pscinilisr QUICK RHFLEXES. Sophomore Linda Taylor concentrates on the catch during one of the rifle teams routines and drills during field pre-homecoming ceremonies. ntense nervousness characterized by restrain- ed, hot heavy breathing "OPEN UP!" Senior Mitzi LaRue gently "crams" the bri- dle into her favorite horse's mouth before attempting to ride him. The president of Rodeo Club puts her favorite hobby into school through the speciality club. between two people sitting opposite each other at a chessboard suddenly broke with a slow scratching of a Bishop across the board and a deafening, screaming "Check mate, you loselw... Though each encom- passing different locations organizations on campus shared a common demand for particular input by its members not found within the everyday life for most. "The 'sir, yes sirl' attitude common in the military takes up residence in our JROTC ranks," Junior John Peters responsed. "Members gain a true un- derstanding of leadership not found out in the streets. VVhile JROTC promoted leadership qualities the Rodeo Club, also taught M members outside skills. "In previous years any l riding and roping I did was i confined to my family," Junior Rodeo Club member l ri E w David Brewer explained, ' "but now because of the , Q Rodeo Club here at school I can practice with friends." l As no class offered the Q skills of riding a horse or 3 roping a calf, members of the Chess Club had no academic reference point from which to start, save for ' biology instructor and 3 Chess Club Sponsor Mr. Jerry Duncan's unending interest in the game. 1 5, J RUTC Do COIIIPHIIYI rrnowr nowy Patricia Bm, Alicia Vandervort, Tia Logan, Paula Banks. QROW 23 Lelsie Odom, Scott Walker, Mike Bell, Mike McClure, Danny Ivy, Bert Howard. KROW 33 Bobby Bane, Don Hayden, Preston Harrison, John Morse, David Cole, Steve McDonald, Jeff Langley, Homer Hamilton. CBACKROWJ Alan Bartel, Bobby Duty, Eddy Pulis, Billy McClure, Mike Klompas,Tommy Wilson, Bruce Coombes, Bill Brown. A 4 l - J E QFRONT ROW!! Furman, Hodge, Tonya Young, Stacie Reeves, Tracy Tuck, Brian Taylor. IRG? 21 Bentley Foster, Mark Shibley, Curtis Prophet, Deedra DeHart Kevin Comstock, Chase Carter, Ronnie Halll QROW 33 Ronnie Reather Robert Garr, Bobby Hyde, Bobby Swaim, Mickey Cowan, Russel Bailey, Glenn Rayner, Henry Lee. fBACK ROW! Ronnie Folsom, Larrg Newton, John Dunn, Terry Watts, Lee Massey, Daniel Dart, Joh: Peters, Richard Burgan. t 1 ists 1-ge WM i 'N-A am, A HIT! Sophomore Richard Gray takes a swing and scores a bulls-eye during the Spanish Club pinata party after the homecoming pep rally. NIGHT LIGHT. Sophomore Spanish Club Member Kevin Furr lights one of the luminaria decorations on the County Courthouse lawn dur- ing the Christmas season. J ROTC Rifle Team! QFRONT Rom Kim Willey, Tracy Tuck, IROW 23 Teresa Coppinger, Shana Shephard, Tina Rester, Edith Smith, Linda Taylor, Moria Daugherty, Tina Hunter, Tammy Smith. iBACK ROWJ Tom Wilson, David Cole, Clinton Slate, Alan Bartel, James Jones, Bobby Jerden, Brian Taylor. ' I I I JROTC Orienteering! qrnorwjizowy Leslie Odom, ,Nikki Organiz i Putman, Curtis Prophet. KROW 21 David Cole, Bobhyflerden, Jaxfrkes , Jones. CBACK ROW? Don Hayden, Eddy Pniis, Damon Reeves. ' I 2 5 'JRGTC 'Chess 'Aft PECIALIST "Mr, Duncan gives the Chess Club a real boost because he lets us meet in his room almost anytime to play," Senior Chess Club member Jay Steele emphasized. 'The game to me is played like I'm at war. IfI lose, I lose everything. But if I win, everything is mine!" The Art Club afforded members opportunities to WIDE OPEN. Inside the trunk, Junior Robert Lloyd and Senior Mark Jones work on the Art Club's entry in the football homecoming car decorating contest in which the club took first place. display their art While the work could be completed in class. Also aiding course in- structors who sponsor clubs coexisting with their classes of the same subject, Spanish Instructor Miss Mary Maude Gallagher saw added improvement in the skills of her students actively involved in the Spanish Club. "Becoming familiar with a new language and culture is a lot easier when you're involved in the Spanish Club," Junior Lisa Michael offered. s' ee . i 2 puuuuullu lun Junior Class Officers: IFRONT ROW! President Tammy Canady, Vice-president Lisa Dye. KBACK ROW! Secretary-treasurer Lynn Williams, Reporter Greg Cooley. ' I Mu Alpha Theta: CFRONT ROWQ Randy Clegg, Lisa Harmon, Lelsie Mackin, Natalie Braun, Carolyn Friddle. CROW 2J Pam Moseley, Donna Bean, President Brad Crosson, Marla Smith. QBACK ROW! Doug lgilartin Rickey Crowder, Mark Haas, Scott Mcilrayer, Kenny Wilmot . pgsglisls ---I QUIET WORK. Senior Brian Taylor takes the flag down, a duty performed by JROTC cadets while team members and fans have prayer after a football game. UCHECKMATEJ' Senior Jay Steel and Sophomore Harry Williams enjoy a game ofchess during their break. Members often played games outside of meeting times to practice their skill for the club sponsored tournaments. si Q I I 'iv W ' at J Honor Society: QFRONT Rowa Robyn Shares, RepdrterfCarnlyn, Friddle, Teri Thomas, Debbie Johnson, Donald .G1a5ss,and' Kevin Furr. IBACK ROW! Secretary Marla Smith, Vice- ilresideiltssiianeiy .C1egg,1P1'esident Pam Moseley, Treasurer Alice 8f14DP'18'rKUWig- u e e r a Natlonal Honor Society: QFRONT nowp Joy Watkins. Janet Patton, Marianne Neal, Leslie Mackin, Gayle Craig, 'Mary 'Beth Hightower, Patricia Johnson. QROW 23 Alicia Vandervort,,Lisa.I-Iarf mon, Traci Stephens, Natalie Braun, Dormaliean, Vikkig0de1l.Jai1e Mieflattie. QROW 31 Sharon Jones, Cyndi Key, Brad-Cross0n,..Staeie ',Hi1l, Susie Terry, Doug Martin.'fBACKwROWJ Ke1i31y,Wihn6thsfScqtt lltliclgfager, .Presmn,fHa1f1fison, Laura Hess, :Laugafbvqeng Kenny .'lHSa1ig.., ,ar M ans. "V. M Vsry , y V' p ap 5 wsVo,' .pVr'V,' 5 t,'p. Organiz CLASS ROLL. For the class of '82, President Tim Akins shows a sample of the t-shirt, listing seniors, which could be ordered, while Reporter Lore Brown counts the votes for and against it. 5 i FOR HIS INFORMATION. Junior Terry Bogner reads a pamphlet on blood donors while resting after making his contribution during the Stu- dent Council sponsored fall drive. Pilrtn GIS 111 Ch1'1St2 QFRONT ROW? Susie King, Tammy wood Delana Moore, Becky Gunn, Jamie Powell, Hope Wimberly, Susan McBride, Patricia Boyd. CREW 22 Michelle Penson, Mary Crabtree Susan Taylor, Twila McCoIlom, Brenda Breeden, Deanna Williams LROW 33 Treasurer Tammy Farmer, Ronnie Watson, Laura Farmer Vivian Cameron, Kathy Darter, Tammy Darter, Terry Bogner, Donna P0lI1t8l' Prancers QFRONT Bean. CBACK ROWJ Martha Thomas, Teresa Goppinger, Mike Reeves Captain Candy Eddy Vlkkl Coleman Vice-president Harold McKee, President Tim Akins, Pam Moseley H31-mgn Tram Stephens Karen AIlfh0l'lY COX- Marla Smith Tammy Myers Becky Hobson Karl Latta 0 ians LETTER PERFECT. Sophomore president Dana Darden paints a spirit sign expressing heropinion "Sophomore and Proud of It!" 66 ote for me, Susie Smith! I will do my best to..." rings loudly at the end of each school year. But after elections voters seldom recognized the quiet, continuing activities the Student Council and Class Officers carefully in- itiated adding to the variety of student life. 'SC 'Class leaders OLITICIA "Contributing personal time is the biggest way in which the Student Council can get things done to benefit the students," Vice Principal James Flenor commented. As the Student Council worked on the summer con- vention in Little Rock, class officers carried on the tradition of candy sales as money-making projects. However, the major portion of action relied not on the leaders, but the support of their constituents. "We can't do anything without the support of the class members behind us," Junior Class President Tammy Canady informed. In positive contrast to the theory that elected student officers serve their voters, teachers were offered a chance at profiting from student activities. Though not always out in the open, the Student Coun- cil and class officers con- tinued serving the student body, school and communi- tv through elected officers and delegates. ROOM TO DANCE. Seniors David Needham and Teri Thomas had plenty of space to dance at the football homecoming disco dance spon- sored by the Student Council in which, despite the efforts of the group, only 15 paying customers showed up. A was l size 1 lg I L1 ' 4' ,Q J ,g .- ' . 6 rw w 6 J Hublicationsz gFRo1S1r4iii5i5?ix?i?ii5rg5ai Sullivan, snei1al.i?iia5g5iii3ar1 rPUb1iCHfi0HS!i'fF1rt314ig' ROWJ Lynn williams,rfiiiiieiietfraeniag, Eddy, Mary Jo Clotfelter, Deaxiiiafwhite. CROW2l Mike Burgess1,Lauri Franco, Judy Briley, Tammybarter, Martha Thomas. QBACKVRQWH Rick Holmes, Lisa Lowder, Wilson Reynolds, Shan Neely, magazine editor Roger Graham. ' T Linda Stevenson, Karen Mitchell, Terri Darby. QROW 2yReger Green, Kari Latta, Debbie Gray, Teri Thomas, Daniel Oliver? QBACK ROW! Laura Owen, Tami Baldridge, newspaper editor John Moore, Joni Lambert, Steve Carney. 7 Q Organiz J L g? : ik V5,. , il u E fa X W- , S 4- ? are V 4 f MW Aix J 3 if te xii 1 1' "mf 'I f f-ff af 1,1 Q . , f f, 1 f L warg! 00,17 ff W f,f4,,, f Ar , Y' ,. " ,, "UMPAH!" Adding the necessary ingredient to make the right sound, Sophomore Brian Hopkins and Junior Gem Musgrave practice their tubas during summer practice. . ot yet daybreak, an almost eerie melody of chir- ping meadowlarks mixed with the moans of diesel trucks from a nearby in- terstate penetrate the cool , IN HARMONY. Trebelette members "song for the dinner" of FBLA guests at the COE Employer-Faculty ap- preciation' luncheon. ' ' Band ' Chorus OTE MAKER soggy dawn air. But then a steady boom ofa bass drum and "0om-pah-pah's,' of a tuba break the usual sounds of dawn at the school prac- tice field. Members of the band, the school chorus and Trebelette vocal group often became the early bird for pre-school warm-ups, in ad- dition to after school prac- tices. "During the Christmas season while other kids slept in late or goofed off shopping, we went to area rest homes to sing Christ- mas carols," Junior Trebelette Cindy Smith volunteered. Performing for audiences ranging from the elderly at rest homes, to active teenagers at pep rallies, members of musical organizations found most of their early morning prac- tices and weekend district and regional contests all lending to a common goal. "When the band starts playing at the pep rallies and games, you can feel a tremendous rise in the ex- citement in everybodylv Senior Kevin Nunley shouted. umorvifiiROW?gMHriH11ri6fNbahlfeffivBHf1ws114 flasiaiiliki serif? fifqigelfiihdt Slifiiillis MG Brid Ea iiggw! 5351452331 95 QSSHMI EN WQLY Q5 f33SbTf?l?ifX2gP3Z?5i5fC fgfiigi WE QRQWQZT ifafmi Ifdllcickgi ??iF?Yl1fbQizk,5ebEifQ1i4QyniiffK?Ysi MoiitifSMC?i?iO?iQQBrendasi?bif11d3f 55sFrfih0Bfi2?IF?Qli??fWi11i5Extii34illihhilfs ff' h9m8SirSf5G1?i?f8!'YCX!'!di7KeYifgfegg' g i IBACK i T ? Miifiisflei jFwQd1?!?Y lsmttai 535018 ZQROWJ 3 LHW? Q T?!m5f5i?W:J013I12fMi?fiiZ9Q i 1535 Yifi?2+FiX'?9i?11??i? SVN?- uptp wginQ-iff!igffgffaigff4flSlRawlinsi2HdTYiQQvifs?iHWiR0gQflGrdhamsibiefllawdsfeff T 7jggig:i'...' .Wir ii' ?i,."1gf4gf Arrq, Q5,,7g'f kaLs'Jf1:5i.::::Q fx: r,'. . gm?-',g-' ' -e,t fi' ,i 'k--J QI' ilfi .i,i' :f:,,, 1 nzrzk 1- M .,f agggg, '7"7 akers H r DRUM BEAT. Sophomore Darris Smith marches to the beat during pre-school marching practice directed daily by instructor Mr. Ron Brammar. TIGHT SQUEEZE. Senior Drum Major Kenny Hall squeezes Lmiforms and in- struments on the bus so band members can get on the road home after an out oftown foot- ball game. "HERE'S JOHNNY!" Senior John Dunn announces the next act of the Chroal Music Department's Season's Vibrations with "straight man" co-host Senior Kevin Nunley looking on. 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Removing dust from a photo negative, publications photographer Rick Holmes prepares to reprint the same picture for a fourth time, striving for perfection. 66 ueen" blaring out of one office and shouts of "Why isn't this story finish- ed yetli' coming from Mr. C'sg Laboring through five yearbook, one massive WORK AND PLAY.Smnmm John Moore and Cyndi Key work on a deadline while watching the pro football Superbowl. literary magazine and twelve newspaper deadlines, while also devoting time to planning the sprin g convention ofthe Arkansas High School Press Association which the staff led as president, publication students journeyed out into the school system, the com- munity and even into peer's homes to find newsworthy events- "We want to make the yearbook something that kids will want to keep foreverg that means it has to be interesting and above all, contain everything that affects their lives, both at school and outside," Editor Cyndi Key related. Though most students at school saw a reporter or photographer out on the job at one time or another, only a few ventured through room 1105 to see how things were assembled. "lt's really neat the way they just sorta' put it all together," Junior Ricky Stickler disclosed. "They put everything down on big sheets with pictures and send it to the printer, they even have a dark room!" 'Q CYS PLANNING AHEAD. Van Buren Publication students and Arkansas High School Press Association President, join with Bald Knob jour- nalists and Dr. Bill Downs, executive secretary ofAHSPA at DeGray Lodge in Arkadelphia to make plans for the spring convention. A QUICK BREAKFAST. While working before school on paste-ups for the yearbook organization section, Pointer Associate Editor Shan Neely pauses to gulp down a doughnut- the only source of nourishment available at 6:30 a.m. ,,,..-W -..Ji as .::.11.4., J 6.1.3 WL.. I Q 3? '52 N IT j XX Trebelettesi QFRONT Rowu cindy Smith, Linda Ward, Denise Bankston, Vicki Dutton. QROW2l Terri Darby, Susie King, Diane Mays. IBACK ROWJ Susie Terry, Liz Corley, Nancy Taylor. W a L W Ea.. 1 :' Urga niz 'TNNMM mmf- 'H Cries of 'l'll never get finished' i leads busy bodies to try their best 15 fgt 5355752 alanclng the books "Give me a break! Homework here, homework there. I've got two tests to study for, homework in three classes and we're play- ing Alma tonight. How am I ever going to get everything done?',... Numerous students worried countless hours during similar situations throughout the year. With heaps of school books com- peting for attention with any number of leisure activities or jobs, students rarely mastered their schedules to squeeze in all pre-planned activities. 'Tm always switching back and forth between my studies and goofing offf' Junior Jim Center admitted. "One day I'll take home two or three books and get all my school done and then l'll turn around the next day and blow off homework and try to finish it in study hall. Luckily it all balances out in the end and I pass!" Those few students who mastered the art of balancing their time between schoolwork and playtime learned early that the key to it all, compromising, gave better results in the end. "I think most kids' problem is that they don't concentrate and devote themselves fully to the task at hand," Junior Tandy Tucker theorized. "Ifl study, Ido it alone because I can get it done faster, then there's time to go to games with friends too. While balancing one's time between schoolwork and leisure proved a difficult task, some saw help through similarities seen in particular classes. "I've learned to apply my busy schedule to work we do in ac- counting class," Junior Vikki Coleman offered. "In the business classes, there's quite a bit of study devoted to the effect time has on normal business operations. Plus simply learning how to make everything balance out in the accounting work sheets can really help me figure out how to get everything done in the time I havef, O ing the books DOUBLE CHECKING. Accounting II student Senior Brad Crosson re- adds his homework for accuracy, while at the same time furthering his skills in working with business machines. LOADED DOWN. Senior Candy Eddy reaches into her locker to add more to an already burdensome stack of books for homework and pom-poms for Pointer Prancer drills, all of which must be com- pleted in one night. fr if 52 Wi Q 1 I ll -s F H K I a x Z E ii 21 3 Z 5 3 1 ? 5 BURNING THE NIGHT OIL. A Friday test in Algebra II forces Junior Duane Moore to stay up well into the early morning hours preparing for "the biggie". 'B rain' 0 Worked Rubies Cube, he has the explanation of the formula memorized 0 Calculator lin front shirt pocketj, with fresh supply of batteries 0 Pencil collection fin left shirt pocketl, ammuni- tion for exam 0 Coke bottle lenses, black I L horn-rimmed style fcirca 19533 0 Briefcase, includes body builder magazine and a peanut butter sandwich 'Present and accounted K for, holds school record for least absences 'Waiting for lunch so he can read an e n- cyclopediia in the library . ! J I " '-' I III.. I I I I I I -1 I A I I I l.l I I I I I I I.I-I. l 5... 'o.I.l I I ,f X if l A 5 ' M1 g + I l I I D- 1 ' , f bi' I-2 :::::EE5EE fy? l,,r. srsfi'-.rss N .:'." 21:2-I N, DU' .FH 1-:Ig f '. I .-.' W 1 :.'I': :':'. :I v - -' 1 .Q .:-FNS'-iq :.5"':"Zf?-:e:. f HAND THEM OVER. Driver's Education instructor Coach Clair Bates gives Senior Brenda Pound the keys to the Impala so that she can have her turn at driving for the day. "DON'T LOOK!" Junior Cindy Cockrell sneaks a peak at her typewriter keys while taking a tim- ed writingg students were endoc- trinated not to watch their fingers, but what they were typing. ,,. 'Put-off' . 1,W',,, " N oPomJ-penis, before par- y 'fl' QB ticipiibfv tand C m ill-1 .LX " ,iv polynomials and Q 'Jf l protons and...J LW y I if 'Official Preppy Hand- -f N C r book, a guide to every f W' procrastinated move in J 53? X life 1 1 K X 'Wool kilt, to keep legs 5 4 it warm ,iduring those I if slowewalks to classj C X lx: 4 X 'Monogrammed r e 1 A ' , A it sweater fgreenj, so she I A tloeslftforget who she E - IS ' ' 1 ,N -, 'Oxford cloth button ', if---x 354 ?a down ipinkl, Izod, ifnot f' A' Polo, of course ,y it V- ' ,1 f z - 'Cable knee socks e" ' 4 ' ' 4' 4 fa yle, leaves a lot rg all . . more e- s tothe llilagllla' A tional-nz C 0eAdd34ii3lieade necklace, jf one for each and every is male inthe school 0Sporto-duck shoes, naturally from L.L. C' """' ' Bean's in Maine if wg 74,p'? QR J Jig , X W L4 fi ' nfl' 6 ' 'Qu K' -,e i ,11 fi' 'KJ :L-A . Q I 5' wn set of keys Typewriters, terminals, pianos, flutes ' 9 . The "key to success" in almost any situation has always re- quired a lot of hard work and determination. Most classes stressed similar requirements, only the abstract term "key" took on new meaning as concrete "keys", either pushed with a fmger, read from a music book or turned to start a car all stressed primary importance in the func- tion of a class. "I can't do without my calculator in Accounting class," Junior Shelly Bathurst revealed. In one particularly nerve rack- ing class, students had their hands full of "buttons to push". Controlling a typewriter full of keys in Typing I and II required intense concentration on the learner's part. Remembering where one's keys are also became a first priority to members of the band. Those on their instruments and in the music they read had to know by heart for quality perfor- mance. and, of course, driver s ed, students get M- .,,,,.:., . --ffeaffesff -1- 5 . - H . - ,,,, .FWWS-W '11 heir own set of keys For some students, a knowledge of different keys never even crossed the mind. Though required to know traffic regulations plus hazardous road conditions and ways of com- bating them, Driver's Education students only use for keys came in the form of those for the igni- tion ofthe schoolis green Impala. "Driver's Ed has got to be the most fun class in schoolf' dis- closed Senior Tina Rester. 'fTwo days out of the week when we drive we go just about anywhere we want to!" Also a class many considered enjoyable, the new Data Process- ing course offered students the chance to "make or break" the amount of fun in the class while working on a totally new "set of keys" on computers. "Because of all the new stuff that we'Ve never even seen or heard about before, Data Processing has the potential to be a real entertaining class, Junior Michelle Wait reported. IN THE KEY OF C. Reading his music, Senior Mark Haas plays the right notes by knowing the right keys, an important part of "making it" in the band. FINGERS FLYING. Senior David Parrish learns new skills in the operating of advanced business machines through work on a data computer in the new data processing class. .,.,.,. EXTRA CAUTIOUS. Senior Mike Davis watches what he's doing so not to sew a finger while working on his garment made during his Family Living class in the Home Ee Depart- ment. wwf 5 -- " "" " f vocatlonalists learn the trade while they With sights set on the 'grown-up' world, for lVlr.Gooclj ob "Oh no! What am I ever going to do? I've gotta do a report in D.E. on my future career! Who in the world ever plans their career this early in life?" Almost everybody secretly feared the thought of entering the grown-up world of college or a career and completely providing for himself. Some students found themselves for- tunate by being enrolled in skill- oriented courses designed to give students a head start on future careers by promoting good business practices while providing community service. "Welding class is a way of helping me learn a trade for a part-time job," Junior David Rogers explained. "But because we deal with people outside in the community in there, it gives a lot of helpful insight into the politics of dealing with people." Vocational classes including auto mechanics and welding offered many the chance for self- preparation for future jobs. "I enrolled in auto mechanics f-:fh--- or Mr. Goocljob because I like working on cars and there was a lot of things I didn't know that I've learned in there," Sophomore Robert Wood offered. "There's equipment over there that I didn't know how to use, but now I have the oppor- tunity to learn how." Students not enrolled in courses that let them out of school early to go out on the job afterwards voiced envy. But ac- cording to the COE and Dis- tributive Education students, it involved much more than get- ting out of school early and "goofing-off." "I enrolled in COE because I'm going to college and this will prepare me for a job so that Ican save some money for school. One of the many benefits is that I'm learning skills that I use on my jobf' Senior Donna Bean main- tained. "We've learned how to handle real office situations. The only disadvantage is that Idon't get to go home and rest after school." INVENTORY COUNT. As a part of her job acquired through the COE Program, Senior Sharon Jones learns the tricks of keeping track of stock at a local Homebuilder's Supp- ly store. IN THE RAFTERS. Keeping a watchful eye on potential shoplifters, Junior Eugene Titsworth peeks through a security window at a Safeway grocery store where he is employed. ' . f ' . 7 Y-Qi' ,eg ,E Q9 QM ,Z Cheat ' Mirror Qin back pocketj, for Wall of those hard to see tests ' Y E 'Copy of History test Cin e e other back pockety, but O wrong chapter T 'Magnifying glass 1 up- ea front"7, to see tests of an those who write small 'Spelling words ion left army, mispelled in easi- ly eraseable ink 'English test answers ion right handy, only for a good palm reader 'Algebra II semester best answers, for is it Suzie's phone number?J 'Main motto on t-shirt, alwayswornon days of tests and book reports L , 51, YN NN iff " kr' f -A T' M lil l L.,.J 1,1 Dm! fw mai 9 me 1 J ,Kewl-M t , V Vwiigfygiff ff' X34 r fa A ca LABORATORY EXPERIMENT. Juniors Laura Hess and Jane McHattie wait to analyze the results of their chemistry observations supervised by instructor Mr. Bill "Coach" Colvard. ,L ,v. 1, 'l1,,.n'Lv was-ariq .R ,, s.k T ' , Tl.-3' 1, ,lf u 1 LQ EQ 6 u Q.: . I 3? R R CRC . R K. , , ..k. J K 'Fist full of hall passes, 'lf ,Q ' - , her Students always - ' 1 i"- fl 7 I "have to go"' 4 .H 2 'Lunch sack, for both We 11' ,'A' fgf firgst and lsecgnd lhmch , 'Innocent face, one that cagrft, egndeegevler leei ,alias Qjzj, said not E eiea R 'Weak eyes, she never czitchesii anyge stuelaent X cheating in her class. 'High heels, makes it i H jx hjardefr taxi' cheallsepg Q 3 5' students across 'the i f P00321 A w 1 Q J l is , l.,,,,,. m -- ..,..,..,. . v,.v , .v.....v,...,v,v.,,v,, . .v.. -:'m- - g 'cami f 'fg ' M. i i sf- When most settle for 'blow-off' courses, some brave college prep courses - H 't-firm' f'ff ,gag f "-" wg' - H -'M --N - -----gg-M -N img oo tough to bluff "Gosh I hate filling out my school schedule!" "Why, man?" It's really pretty easy. First youlve got to put down all your required courses. Let's see, there's Pre-Cal, Ad- vanced Grammar, Chemistry and..f' ' Are you kidding me? There's no way I'm ever taking those hard classes. Isn't there any way of taking 'easy' required courses?" .... With a wide range of classes both "brain-racking" or "blow off, available, students found it easy to take the more convenient road when choosing courses at the beginning of the year to complete their schedules. But many found such simple courses non-challenging and opted for more advanced yet educational- ly rewarding courses. NI believe that grammar is probably the most important course a person can take, " English Instructor Mr. James Faught expressed. "It is needed to be able to communicate with 3 "IT'S REAL EASY!" Local artist Mrs. Patsy O'Kelly demonstrates the techniques to making "God's eye"s, a form of Spanish art, to Sophomore Bryan Hopkins and liebecca Wood in foreign language c ass. "HOW'S THIS SOUND?" Seniors Laura Owen, Teri Thomas and Carolyn Friddle join forces in giving each other ideas for their Advanced Grammar term papers. others ." Many regular solid subjects like English, history or the ad- vanced math courses, though not always considered impor- tant by many, founded the basis of a good educational background. Most careers re- quiring a college education de- mand a background in such high school courses. Students dis- covered the need for quite abitof responsibility to gain from these classes. 'Tye found myself up until midnight trying to figure out geometry problemsf' Sophomore Bobby Swaim noted. L'It takes a lot of self-discipline for me to keep from putting it aside and going to bedf, However many students dodg- ed such courses because of the time and self-discipline needed to pass them. "I didnlt take Algebra II this year because with drill team and all, I didn't have enough time to really get down and study," Junior Melissa Hays explained. Acad FIRST TIME. Sophomores Curtis Bell, Mike Burgess and friends work on filling out their schedules by themselves, the first of many firsts for what was to come during their high school tenure. LET'S EAT. Senior Kathy Ball presents her first demonstration speech on how to make fruit salad while classmates await the best part of the performance-sampling the goods. . mf i -wa 'On my own at last', newcomers learn independence the hard way with ,gg T' w as f- I fl- h lrst so o ig t Fill in the blanks: The very LOC-3ti0f1S f01' HVGYY fiTStS,, fir s t t i m e I e v e r varied, though occurred for all at Iwas almost every spot on campus. so s c are d th at I While most could remember the very first day in every class, or With the advance into high school life for most came the "On my own, at lastli' "I remember the first time I had to walk through those big orange double doors to high school," Junior Brenda Peck reminisced. "I was so nervous until I finally found somebody I knew out of all the strange peo- ple." New tenth graders often remembered those "very firsts" with embarrassment, especially when they had almost finished the school year and turnedjunior before completely adjusting to a new school. "It was the last week of school before I figured out where the office was," Senior Todd Montgomery confessed. "I had never needed to go there, so Ijust never found out." 22' L' solo flight - the irst pep rally or first day in the new cafeteria, nothing equalled the nervousness of that dreaded oral book report inside the classroom. "I was scared to death!" Senior Tina Hunter laughed. "We had a five-minute time limit on our report and Iim sure I rambled on for twelve!" Also with the entrance into high school approached that an- ticipated "Sweet sixteen" birth- day accompanied by many with one's hands on the car keys all that day. "The first day Idrove to school I sorta expected everyone to notice it and say something to me" Junior Dwight Hopkins mused. "I sorta felt like a fool when I realized it wasn't such a big deal to anybody, including me!" 4 I It 435 6 , .,:1.11.,., f J Jock 0Skoal can lin left hack pocketj, he doesn't believe in tobacco 'Sports Illustrated falways in left handl, looks at pictures OT-shirt, bears the emblem of his favorite college team 'All-American smile, mainly for, and from, getting what he wants 'Old football injury, ifrom splinter in bench, same sixth grade band-aid? T 'Name belt buckle, just in case he ever gets himself lost 'Extended pointing finger lmeans Pm 8121, Without basketball j.Q..2P KWH we? M 1 A J ARTIST AT WORK. With no other resources but her very own, Junior Nancy Taylor draws from her ex- periences to paint an original idea. Artists expressed themselves through the medium and displayed their "solos" at school and com- munity art shows. Aca . mu mlm, v,,..,,,, Though taken ipulrely by ch ef M flffflvf Cowes 'Tve the theory P urvival of the fittest "You oughta consider yourself lucky Tammy! You've got all those easy elective classes like journalism and ROTC. Everybody knows you don't do any work in those classesf, Most students tend to take the "'easy" elective courses offering the least amount of work and worry possible. However with self-satisfaction and ac- complishment in mind, many students stepped into elective courses that tested their patience and ability to withhold their standings in solid subjects through strenuous skills and responsibilities. "Publications can take a lot of hard work and time," Junior Lynn Williams contemplated. "It teaches a source of pride seeing all your searching and work laid out for all to view, proving a worthy causef' "Art can set a relaxing mood, but to really benefit from self- satisfaction you have to do the best possible," Senior Donald Glass maintained. Demanding elective classes not only helped students learn the basics of self-discipline, which often seemed impossible, but also helped in pursuing careers by taking these preparatory subjects. "There are times while I'm standing at attention that I wonder why I'm out braving the bitter cold weather instead of sitting in study hall," Senior Bill Westfall acknowledged. "But when I remember that ROTC is preparing me for a great career, the doubt leaves my mind." Other courses also helped prepare students for specific careers. Foreign language courses provided students with backgrounds for social or overseas work, while chemistry gave students the basics for varied careers. WAR PAINT? Getting make up for his part in "The Christmas Carol Senior Kelly Sweeten transforms into Scrooge when Drama instruc tor Mrs. Patty Stiles adds her finishing touches. al of the Ettest PICTURE PERFECT Publications students go through the numerous proofsheets looking for that perfect picture to use in the organization section of the yearbook. HORSING AROUND. Junior Kim Means helps Senior Eric Montgo- mery balance while supporting himself upside down on the gym- nastics saw horse during Physical Education class. sls, yist s4's 1 Lbiwkefllaetneiifsr met 3 iC1839ds5QLif1ijE?fef 'igeieeiiisbeefifislifilifriff? A L M MstielfifrsfixthedfrQlsiffffs 71lf?dQ?ff?irf?tH53y4iieriVsilxiiii s M-Qfficialf, plypc 1 Cadet ahvatss gr?00fa: slci gemfyilisf r b1fwk1?V111yip1eather1ely r Pispflfeeiiehz Vffflfiefifll ilhaira meseripttiun icduld-appf N Zlyieisewhvrelvy S r l p!OiflQ1'5Stinger? 353, srresewbles Wag ofibur31g lhayi py S IT'S OFFICIAL. Seniors Bill McClure and Matt Jones get sworn into the Arkansas National Guard by Lieutenant Colonel Bobby H. Armistead-the next step up from being a JROTC cadet. UPSIDE DOWN. Sophomore Molly Morrow "flips" for a grade during a course of gymnastics as a part of a regular Physical Education class. es, L Q O . V f f-mr " xx ' x ' 1 it fu Mis? 1 I v-.' an if X 5 K ' w , uu , uuuu e y atu f if ii l Acad i MAKING A POINT. Seniors listen to helpful advice on what to do after graduation in the "Plan Your Life Seminar" hosted in the library by guest speaker Jim Davidson. EYES HAVE IT. With the use of the audio-visual equipment and subject related materials, Senior Doug Vollmer takes a break from the reading routine by watching his research. Because everybody needs it, the all-purpose resource center gets more than library time 'fHurry up! I've gottago to the library! "The library? I thought you said you were going to the blood drive?" "I did, you dummy! Where else in school would they hold something like that?"... Available for everything from A to Z, students used the school library for more than its assum- ed role as a resource center, it could actually be called an all- purpose resort. 'SA majority of our students do in fact use the library as a resource center, but I think more actually use it for club pur- posesf' Librarian Mrs. Linda Grant pointed out. "I think the reasoning behind everything with school going on in here is because of the library's central location on campusf' Though the conflict between clubs' use of the library and students' use resulted in the library being closed while meetings took place, the library continued to house many 'n' ain't easy he livin' ain't easy organizations' interests. Student Council blood drives, pictures for the yearbook, luncheons, par- ties, club meetings and art ex- hibitions by the Art Club made the library quite a popular place. HI had always admired all of the artwork displayed above the book casesf' Junior Deborah Yeager related. 'fBut I was real proud when my first painting was hung up. I couldn't believe it was mine!" Also away from its traditional purpose, students used the library as a 'social gathering location, especially during the cold seasons when the school's open courtyard architecture offered no other place for warmth. "It can really get nasty in the winter and nobody but a fool would stay outside in the cour- tyard," Junior Kari Latta reported. USO I go to the library to escape the cold. Besides, I always have something to study and I know I wouldn't get it done anywhere elsef' AN ARMLOAD. Junior Shelly Bathurst gathers material from the "back room" for use by Mr. Bill Becker in his world history classes. Daily routines were made more bearable with the aid of library resources. 'Pi-of 'Briefcase A with 450 ungraded test papers, 25 book reports 'Key to safe, which holds his answer book and grade folder 'Magnifying glasses, to catch undotted "Vs" and uncrossed "fs" 0Grimace, makes him even more frightening to his students A 0Baggy cashmere sweater, 30 year-old stains from College chemistry is eg vwristywatch, he times pstudenytst on all of their tests' me Q iBe1l aBott0mfsIacks, lefg over from ffhippief? six-Q ties and nsgevenftiesig .lll A 4120 EUREKA! Senior Adam Hicks finds the material that he has been look- ing for in order to complete a research project for his history class. Students found magazines in the library not only educational and informative, but appealing and in- teresting. EYES INTENSELY FOCUSED. Mr. Yearty's World Affairs class atten- tively watches the launching of the space shuttle "Columbia" on a national broadcast on the television set in the library. 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Most seniors plan- ning on attending college traveled cross-river to take the required exam. Lindsey Actkinson . . . HTA vivo f,f!!'05'iiili'Yi3,Q Efewzlmll Eezttmonzzsnr ali- zxrsvaz, aziE'wg.zism. Tim Akins . . . E,3lii'fl.: iffffkg ?9lil.fS: Sessim' fifias-if-1 llreffeifivnig Exif Qi'ilPi,liiiLYifg Sspgrlmcrmrcf iflzwm sfaz'?'eEae'jyM zreamxrsen-. Denise Alexander . . . l?HifA. Jeff Alexander . . . Linelle Alexander . . . lfiliig FHA: Junior lxswkrtlmil nlszidg E:-lmziixs' fzioiimil maid. Michelle Alexander . . . FH A. Lori Allen . . . Rhonda Bailey . . . UEFA: bigzzxraisii ffizah. Kathy Ball. . . VH' pzwwinlmxi, iaif-mz'i.2m. Joe Batey . . . D ?ii'A. Donna Bean . . . Siu Algsim 'Wrzermz NHS, VIC, 5'E2s.1dem ikziimfiiz lfiiifk trwf:4urf:s'i fiillyf-E State flvlczgmv. Deanna Belt . . . ifilfsg lflfiiniz ifiifk lfilflifli Clash ffewfzwtzexw. view gss'vsQidzfz1f,1 Bef-,RMA lmilgf Ulu. Terry Bibbs . . .fhwwziflzrlix 5,?l8i'.'3g rlgwaii-sim Vinh. Sonja Bigler . . . FH? A. Natalie Braun . . . E3-Z!,Ag?EfE1x Alarm Them: NESS-ig Quill 8: i"'3a'roll. Hester Bray . . . EWEWA lmisiorizmg fgiiflfflE'1ilblliK?'1il0T!P-3. LeRoy Brewer ... Wade Brewer . Art Flash. ,gm ..,. 1 "A LITTLE TO THE LEFT." Photographer Henry Barnett takes Senior Bridgett Udey's portrait for the yearbook. For many the first realization of finally becoming "top dog" hit with senior portrait ap- pointments. Qs N X 3 S: s W tss. X, X Q... . Q- X Vf.: A fn 1. w e L.:-.Sab i ..k.Lkk X I .... g x E A .... .J x X rroa X ' S ' u ' " ' E M12 ar 5 . , . X it s S X . A., f' .wen . 1 .5: .. ,1 gr .. - 5-..:.. ..:, ..f..g- -1 - - , . . . ..,,... Q .. . . St! NXKQ X we X M Q 1 - W is K , r R T, gn 21' ' 'st pyt.. .fr ifT'f':n-1-be B afse asa X X .. N X X Ny . me L .F r f .Send he H Q L 1 A 3 if ' all ff ill . .3 S at 7 Ai' f 'k"' , 1 f A I , ,Z I ar .fa "J 5 ' . W 3 a I " 'UW 5 at far.. , , , 2 is Cesirsersaiionalists Seniors awaken to the fact they're Top Dogs Senior pictures at Barnett's Studio...Gradua- tion announcements from Josten's...Senior keys from the area jewelers...All signaled graduation, but when was the inevitable made real? "Whenever I came to school and I no longer had to run around like a sophomoreg knowing Where everything was."-Vonda Hyatt '82 "The last day that the seniors were here I realized I was now a senior, from then on it was all parties."- Homer Hamilton '82 "When Jim Davidson talked to us about our future .Q . or we it , A f rrtr 'I A fi Q 5 r it I 1 if ? W , ,, ,QQ 'rv ,,, I , f I A i ZW " I., ' f ga g if M' . 1 f and discover that the end is all too near careers, it dawned on me. This made me sad becausel don't want to leave friends behind since they are a large part of my life know- ing that I'm going to be a school teacher."-Donna Bean '82 '4When it turned 1982 I realized because I always wrote Senior '82 so it finally sunkinli'-MitziLaRue'82 "When someone told me if I didn't pass this year I wouldn't graduate."- Donnie Chronister '82 Lore Brown . . . l3lGi'Ag FHA: FINA repm'2m': Rodeo ijlub :scsi-x'e'E,11z'yw irear-siirerg frivraior ifiaws reporter: Misa VESHS r.-ontefamrut. Kendall Burkhart . . . IBICSTA. Larry Bynuxn. . . JRIVNQ' rifle team. Gail Cain . . . Art ifiub: Chess Club. Schawn Cau- dle . . . Puhiicwsiievn-4. Diane Chamness . . . Stzsflvm Coum-il parliam-zsniaxianz Iizmiwtball Eettermzm: '.f5fsplionio1'e and Junior' Rwothaii muiclg Miss VRH?-2 contes- Sant. Sandra Childers . . . lfidkg FBLA CUE Vicky Childers . . . Donnie Chronister . . . Drama, Tainya Clark . . . Randy Clegg ...A fxr! iilnlaz Chef-is ifiub: FTA: FBZJX: Mu fxlgiha 'Nic-isfag NHS reporter' vim- presti- ciefnii Siliiiaixxt Eicsumfila Band zill- region, ailesiziieg -lunimt iiiilhifw pressidefiat. James Clyma . . . PEKOTK' rifle iezim.i'a2ptai1x. Vompurxf. Conv I'lli:15'ifl0l'i Carla Coker.. . Zflkig -EROTQ' rifle teanii Liz Corley . . . FHA: 'l's'rzlielietme.GlendaCowan...?'EQl Gayle Craig . . . ENCKAQ FlSi,Ag iwiaiiixizf g.iiIUflf?ii rhziplaiiraz Nfl-5563 Piif: Miss VZSHS ccarxt,w4l:sr:i, Shawn Craig . . . YEVXX: -lHO'i'lf', Steve Croff. . . Yli. A: JHi5'l'if, I L- -. Ssrtsessstiszfisiisis jokes stan, end with a giggle as Pranksters Easy to spot. The one with the grin on his face and unable to sit still. Practical jokers' serious-attention span lasts only as long as the execution of the prank itself. "In the seventh grade I pulled the 'old tack in teacher's seat trickf She came in, sat on the tack, told us she was sitting on it and without moving, she gave us a speech on the stupidity of pranks."-Mike Davidson '82 "In junior high, Phylis Stringer and I sent a love notefrom Mr. Banther to Mrs. Buckalew. I still giggle work to pull off their fun and games when I think of that."- Tammy Horton '82 "I have a million of them. Once I started a food fight, a scene right out of tAnimal House, and another time, a couple of friends and I pick- ed up a car and put it between two posts and the driver couldn't get it out."- Myles Newman '82 AT"TACK"ED. Someone's idea ofa fiinny joke, the classic Nthumbtack in the chair" prank, awaits a future sur- prised victim. "B0O!" Hiding unseen behind the entrance of the art room, Junior Rick Holmes prepares to pull an old standby prank- scare any approaching person, as long as it's a SENIOR. 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If-vafmfw f- Q 4- V f-, M m V 4 M Q if Wm of ,1 ,Q Brad Crosson . . . Ciwsss Clubg FCA: Fi-ELAQ N H1-iz Mu Alpha Thema pressi- dent. Rickey Crowder . , , Mu Alpha Thetag Rami. Meredith Daugherty . , i IFBLAQ JHUTQ' PVEEQSUSZ' Sgi. Mike Davidson . , . IJECA. Mike Davis . , . Carol Deffenbaugh ...4 'A rt ifluhg FBLA: ffili. Kerry Doss , . , Artie Dunham , . . pi'-efeifimii: JRi!Ti', John J Hi BTC sta if off? cl- rf. Eddy r.., 1 Xri Club: Foiixlez' Przxaim-ra captain: FBLA: FHA repo:-wr: Senior footlmli maid. Jeannie Eldridge . . . 33154.23 reporter, trvaszzrerz FHIAAQ PEC. Larry Engel . . . ENKTEX axvzieluryfr. Vlifli Dunn . . . Candy Tracy Evans . . K Linda Fagan , . . FBLA re-pox-ifer: Sophomore and Junior fsmihall maid: Fifi:-as VEZRHS ewzawsstaizt, Tami Farmer . , . PEC secrem ry-izwasurffr. Steve Fisher . , . UEFA presifimin, Laura Fitzgerald . , . Derenda Flippin . . . DRCA2 PH' vivo prvrsifivsxi, searretaryx files Club. Leigh Ann Foley , . 1 FHL?-.g PEC. Lauri Franco . , , Quill EQ, Scrolig Ehzixlia-aiiozisg FBLA. Carolyn Frid- dle ..., A rt Club fevsretaryg FFA presidvnlq Mu Alpina Theta: Fllfkg NHS rvportvrg Rodeo Club sversflaryg Tennis warn: Girlie Siam delegate. Donald Glass , . . Ari Vinh imasurvrg Band ali- regixsn, all-anne. rounriil president. Jimmy Gordon . , . VIVA, Roger Graham . . . Fflfxg Quiilliiz ri-:roll vice pref-iialeniz Flijg Pubiivationsa Manila Folder 1-diiorg AHSPA Sugzeriioz' A ward. Tina Gregory . , . Donna 'Greenwood . . , FBLA: FHA: JRO'Fif' drill tea-snag iifiii. Mark Haas . . . Ari Clair repfwis-1'g Clzfess Club reporter. prmaidvni: Mu Alpha 'i'hvi.e1: NHS: Band all-region, cuan- cil. Kenny Hall . . . JRUTC, Sriupvrior and distizxgrsislwfzl cadet axvzirds: Hand drum major., Tammye Halley , , ., French illuh, Homer Hamilton . . , JRQTEKC. Steve Hamlin , . . FCA: Quiil Sz Scroll vice prvsiduni: on the Efoinwx' Trai? sports editor: basket- ball lviiflrnzanz Buff:-1 Slate Howes' of lleprvsentmives. Lisa Harmon , . . Chmfrimfderg l3l'iif'A: l-'ram:s1s'g Mu Alpha rlxillxfkll H2255 5-ifadvnf, i'muiM eil, John Harris . . ,l?Fli'A. Lyle Harris , . . Debbie Hatfield . . , Diffili smrrviarjv. John Hembera . . . VIDA. Karen Henderson , . . l3lii'A histrsriam. vim' gnalsiclwizz FBLA: Parincers ln ilzrist. Kenny Henderw son, Colene Hesson . , , Ari Club. Adam Hicks . . , Ulii'Aq FESLAQ VECA: lJl'li'1ClD2ll:S E-Sonor Roll, Stacie Hill , , . Fil"s:,l"BLA: NH?-2: FiKf?Hili5 lmternmrxg Urainm. Becky Hobson . , , Przinvvrsz FBLA. Robert Hodge . . . i"l'il,i-kg -?llU'l'Q' colorgguzard x-oxnmunclelr. i'Sg2,'t. wiki' jor, Jada Holland . . . l?lii'xX: Pulvlivutioxmsg Baslwzlmll, Alice Holleman . . . NHS: Artl'lul1z Flifk pm-siciellt. girl of the year, Joann Horton . . . lflll.Ag Jliiili '. Tammy Horton . . . JRUTQ '. Ronnieliudson ... Art Clair. Janie Huffstet-ler . . . Jll0'l'l': FHLA. Tina Hunter. ..Jll0'1li'fiz-ill learn zfonimzmrlcr. Yvonne Hunter . . . -JRUTU rifle tmam. r-lmff Sgt. Vonda Hyatt . . . DlCi'A pzzrlimm-nn miriam: FHL.-kg FHA: Ulf. Claudetta .Innes . . . Andy Johnson . . . FKA M-crew r'yutrvas1u1'ez'q l3:.xsl4vi,l'mll. John Johnson . . . Leslie Johnson . . , Publilratlxmsg FHIA. Katherine :lanes . . . Mark Jones . . , Art Klub: FQA1 JliU'l'Lf rifle learn, orivnrevrw ing. Matt Jones . . . Art Club: lfifflig J HDTV. Michelle Jones . . . lizxskvi- lmll lettfrvnizang 'Franck luzxm, Sharon Jones . . . NHS: Mu Alpha Them: l"l'Sl.A. Cyndi Key . . . Svnior Plus-is revert-iaryg l7l'3l,A1 Quill 84 Scroll svmrra-M1171 Vuliliuastions, Pointer editor'-in-x'hiel', arasocisxtc editor. iff?-l'flliAJ3l, lst place Al-ESVA award, Honoralilcf mention NJHA writing award: NHS. Debbie King. . A i'0I'lzAr1 Club. Michael King . . . Stephen King . . . FCA prcsiclvntg Plfi: Football sxllfdistrict. zxllwazrva. all-slate. supcrlezxrn. Shelly Knight ... FIZLAQ Plfi: Spzinis-li filula, Debbie Lamproe . . .Mitzi Larue . . . i"Bl,Ag Rodeo Klub pre-sizlvni. Lisa Lattin . . . Jackie Lehnen . . .FBLA lmistorizm. Wendi Leischner . . . FHA, Roy Lewis . . . Fi'A: ilasketw ball lvttvrrmsn, all-district. Harold Lincks . . . Fnotlmli letter- man. allfdistricz, Devolyn Love . .. iylfflrxi FHA. Greg Lovett . . . FTA: PIC: Quill 8: 5-ici-ull prsfsliclfrntg Publicfzxtionre. head phfrtcmgmiplwrg Boys Stale clelcprzllfig Scott Mc- Brayer . . . l"iTAg Mu Alpha 'Fhemq Stmlerxt Founvilg Ilawkecliiall lettfvrmun: Tennis te-am. Billy McClure . . . Twila McCollom . . . FBI,Ag PIC. Leslie Mackin . . . Art Vlulm presif df3Ell,1l3f,lA v ice president: Mu Alpha 'lihvtzi sfw2'xrt,zsry: NHS: Giw'l'f+s State Olvleguteg G1wex'nm"s 5-lvliool delvgntv: 'Funnix te-aim lvttwrmrxng Vollcylmll letturzmin. Charles Mahar . . . FCA. Billy Marion . . . Fi3l,A: Fooihaxll litI,iQ'l'YY!2ll'1, ally area: rl'rzu'li leltvrsmzng lim-skethlzll. Doug, Martin . . . Hoyk 5-Mate' cielegziie: Govvrxiofs Svlmool zlelegau.-1 Football lQ'tl,llf!Y1ill12NllSZ M 11 Alpha Tlwtn. Yvonne Mayville . . . l'f'A: Fl'3l,A: Hurlers Club, Myra Meadows . . . UHCAQ Stuclvnt QYLJUKX' eil. 'A Paz : iw if ml I 1 M M, zip .1 Z, -1 V Ja . 'gb , ,W 'i" - ,,., , QL! 5 if f 1 4 4 'M 7 X 31 1 if - 'E 0 l i A S 5 ,i 1 ff 2 , ? gf U L, I, ,,, ,, M , ' -2 ,KY M5 in f, Q f W if 9 f f if 4 ff f 1' w, . 7 -1 ful., My 1 f Amt lf , fjgwi W fs fi X 'W ff N. ,,...-. gt fb f? , I li Q if ll ff? 'L al li 'ff' A iz 1 I In 'Z' li j V wx V ll 2 1 X Q ,, JF'--., J Z . 112 f . , ARI' f ' M - ' . 5 ff f I f b y 4 " ' , ,,, , "FWF" , W in -X91 Conversationalists K 6 Y 1 ,fi y I ...fg Dressing the same. subbing on dates NIGHT TIME FRATERNITY. Seniors Mark and Matt Jones cut time in halfdoubling-up on the job throwing newspapers for the local Courier. TWO FINISH FASTER. Seniors Margo and Mildred Willis share the respon- sibilities of completing their part-time job at the County Courthouse. ,Lt Twinkies There are always two sides to every story and no one knows it any better than twins. Look-alikes who do wrong-double- trouble. Yet, there are advantages-sharing of clothes, and most fondly, memories of the advan- tages taken of others because no one can tell the difference. 'gMildred and I used to trade classes in grade school and we never even got caught. Even now my mother still gets us mixed DOUBLE TIME. Seniors Michelle and Linelle Alex- ander finish putting on their make-up before school hurriedly sharing the mirror. means no less than double trouble up."-Margo Willis '82 "I was mistaken by Mattis girlfriend once, she thought that I was him!"- Mark Jones '82 'Sometimes someone will come up and start talking to me or Linelle and think they're talking to the right one when they aren't. It's funny because when someone starts talking to me when they think I'm Linelle, I can't figure out what in the world they're talking about!"-Michelle Alexander '82 IQJZ aWH-ff f - Vanita Means . N , Plilufx gaziriianzen- izsrismg :ipzmisia ifluiig Ham! aiiw !'i.'3,,fi'?i'3t Queen and maid. Velvet Medloc-kwai3lflf1lAi'l'iima fViiv?'isrieit,i A . , 1315! 'Az Miss Vliliri Grizziist. Chuck Miller. , .Wesley Miller. Q , FCXAL Art ffluisz 'fraffic imma: Foot- lmil. Deanna Montgomery, Todd Montgomery . , A Velta Montgomery . . . if2iE.A, Terry Mooney . . , iilii JR: if-sueiem ifozmrii. Delanna Moore . . . lfRi,A1 8055: Pill. John Moore.. .Quiilk Scroll irvafeurerz Puhiieziliozxse Pointer ' efiiimx i'o-miitwr, lroduviion Associate editor: Un the Pointer Manila Trail liditoz'-inet-hief: Folder design Q-:litorg VB?-ES Qusii'teriy liditnrwin-1-iiief. firsi, glare N-HCA ciesigfii f,:on1esi.2-fire-ni plum- All?-5i'A ziwzsrdst Moore . . . IHSCAA Maurie ifoo thai? Teresa Morton . , , hommfmning queeng Stuiierxi, Cousi- cii pre-idenlg FHA pariieimeo- miriam: l"l3l,A. Pam Moseley . . . i"lif.A: Mu Alpha: 'lihetzu NUS presi- dent: Pill Spanish fiub: Siudfini C'oum'il tra-zisurvr: Girl? Siam' dvlegfutv, Tammy Myers , . . Pointer' l,Z'2iUCi'X"-I Sraphcfrizen-v Hines vice pi'e:-si4feviX1Mi,ss VHHS finzilistz 21115 runism' up Him l'r'asw'l1rr1l iiraniyx Renee Neal , , . i1Hi'.fx. David Needham . , . Footlmil iffiternzzm. zxilwfiisrrim honorable memion. Myles Newman . V . Voothaii. Kevin Nunley . . .i'l1e:-zsflxziiz Fiffkg Filllfsz Bnskotimlli Vikki Odell , , . l"iil,A1 NHS: Pxzlalicalifrrz-4: Hand ailwstatim all-ra-gfion. James Odell .. .Melinda Overby.i.Ar'2fflui1:FHA: i'rei'ic'li Vinh. Laura Owen ..,. A ri fflubg FCA: Qsziii E4 Svroilg NHS: f"lRiIiiL'k1iiiH'!s1 On the Pointer 'frail Arivert isingg Mazinger. Lisa Parks,. .Flila-X1i'lLf, David Parrish . , . Terry Peck . 4 4 FHA, Barbara Pollock . . . Ptsbliczzzfiorm-4. Brenda Pound . , A Puhlivuiiorwz FHA. Leanna Rasberry . , A Pointer Prarxcers, inaisaigerg Flihfag Quili 52 Sfrolig Pulilivzztionsg Miss VE'i!'E?i fiiizsiist. Carlene Reed , . . FBLA: .liiiP'i'il: i',ifl1:'i2l32iIiiP4i"lixlL1i3Q'IY!'ii1'ii2fffjili. Mike Reeves.. . P541 UICYA: FCA: 2-Soya rimie delegate: i'3zisksfihe,Ei aii-sizxtv, if-ttm'mzm,Tina Rester. ,. FHA prsfsivlf-iii: Jlffifiifif :iriii ieamg Ylilitaiw' bail! qiwslri, Tamie Rich- mond , , , Lisa Robbins . . A Baskei- hail. Katrina Russell . . . FBIA: Sliif Vicky Sadler , 4 . PTA: F133 A, Powell Sanders . . . iffimiwil letter- rmm. Dayna Shultz . .. FiffA1?Bi,fk: Hasiaeibzill iei,tm'man, ziilwdisayiefi. zfiilmregioxx, all-state, ailmamericzmi Donna Shuster , Y .Brenda Scott . .. FBLA: Spaniealz Klub pzwasizientz Bam!queez1.Lataua Shelton , t , Art Club: Spuziisii Cluiz, Tammy Shibley . . A i3H6'!x: FBLA. f ,a M' , S, Z A f 7, 3 1 A w f 1? f f K f ff ,ku i " W 1 ,J if Er, RW ,,V,, , ,ff 'R 5' 3 L wap ' was ' as W 2' fitgfkshg 1. K. M A 4 1 'fy i , Il, 1 f j gif vi.'gfxk?' ,L'E' Ki R a a rr if iiti M t 'l t ' e M M t1,. 1' 2 N ,,i e,ii a 7 e i f + il ii la t a E .V,,. My f , - '-525 Thee W i we Q W' 4 v i E .ar ,- fin M.. 2,3 -1 W if fit., ig T -,v. 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"While I was trying to make an impression on my date, he knocked the coke out of my hand and all over the people in front of us and I looked like the guilty party."-Lore Brown '82 "While parking, my car SLIP-SLIDDIN' AWAY. After an humiliating thud, Junior Roger Green despairingly watches his bowling ball thunder dissappointingly down the gutter. always means that somebody 'S 'gotcha' got stuck and I had to call Dad to come help me out."- Kendall Taylor '82 "When my date and I were eating pizza and the top on the pizza came off in my lap."-Karen Stephens '82 "My most embarrassing moment on a date was when I had two boys and I didn't know which one I wanted."-Mildred Willis '82 "When my date started crying in "Endless Love."- Karen Henderson '82 LOCKED OUT. Putting a coat hanger to a new use, Senior Kevin Nunley tries to remedy locking his keys in his car, which turned an im- pressionable ride home for Senior Lisa Robbinsinto sheer embarrassment for Kevin. "THINK FAST!" Senior Natalie Braun catches a cupful of ice tossed by Senior Jackie Lehnen outside the concession area, resulting in the two, plus Senior Sonja Bigler, getting all wet. I 1- .l.. . Carwersatsiorssiisis Qnce seniors become high school Graduates From "what do you want to be when you grow up?" to "what do I do now that I have 12 years of education and a high school diploma?" Decisions had to be made and seniors made them. "I'm staying in the grocery business. Next spr- ing Illl be taking courses at Westark in Business- Managementf,-Mike Davidson '82 "I'll still be working at the Sheraton Inn for a year. From there, it's to Westark to take up accounting and to play in a jazz bandlb- Wesley Miller '82 Robyn Shores . . . if'2ii,:X. Marla Smith . . . ilfssmier Vranrers-2 time eagsfailag Mu .-Xiplm Tlwwz, Niifi 2'E5ti'Z"l'UclE"'fs'Z Starfleet i.l5SLZ?M'ii. Darrel Spencer , . . Ifiilfs. liwmi lfiirkz ifmxtn 55tafle bail ieiiernlazri: !'if1fv'q"i delegate. Shirley Spessard . , . Jay Steel . . . Jeff Stephens . . . lfiwrkz leisxsheilzaii lemlrmarxz Hoy-"s Finite rieiecgzgaie, they hope to grow up tohe ........ "I'm going to college where Illl major in drama. From there, it's offto da, da, da, da Hollywood!-Steve Self '82 "To work in Orlando, Florida at Disneyworldfl- John Morse '82 TUNE-UP ON HIS CAR. Gain- ing experience for a future job as an auto mechanic, Senior Artie Dunham improves his own Camaro's performance with work in auto mechanics class. - .',' W if , f A J ae ,... ,1- I ,.s, .9 3 2 1 "4 I' :V -:,-K1 2 Y' ' .2 I " xif 1-'.Y . "MEI, Lim? - 4- .gt . , .ag ,ir ., , , I A QII X f ,M V ,Y I, 5, 7 'I ffl l'fe ':" ' " ' lilv ff1'-2' l": IV V ,. vfzi' 71 ...ff,,, " I. . "'f , I ' "" K qt h E i 6 5 Hi ,.., 15 ,IA.Q . 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V - W4 My 2953524 ifzzliIliz'af,iosls: Suffix-rms CUUZIW V fg,' 7 X .'ll ..,.,f,, f jlafv . I ggi! vice prcsiderai. Steve Tinney . . . fl I ,:,. -I ' I ff' I fc , 713 Jerry Toon . . . V ?i LA. Ella i Q Torah . . ,lpl I l . rust ram. Bridget lldey . . . rl.l I ' I fi Isreorr: Brenda vinsam . , A time ..l.. fcll ,Q I . rliiliat, i"i f ll' 23? f lli . Z f Ia IN THE ARMY NOW. Prior to ROTC Inspection, Senior Robert Hodge shines his boots to meet his superior's stan- dards. Robert already has his fixture planned as a member of the U.S. Army Delayed Entry Program. A LOAD TO PULL. Working for his father's Wrecker ser- vice for the time being, Senior Donnie Chronister prepares to put his towing know how into action. Doug Vollmer . . , Gary Wagner . . . K 2413. Linda Ward... if'ESi,,A:Nli:-iz Trviieictwwi, Sheila Wells . . . illifri., Bill Westfall . . . J?2i?'!'iI Carla White . . . FSSEAQ ?'ii."x: PPV: 51352: rwgmmsiz iiub wevmkigarxp Mary Whitehead . , 4 NEA vim-pawsiv aimiigi'HigS3azxzziaE'1i'?:s2z1ifiMfi'Easb. Rodney Wiley . . . HA: i-'fmiizali Zviim'zz'mn, aiiq-awe: liar-i-Q4-timiiz 'iiz'm'3fx: f5ii+is5'S'iQ ifompemjf iframe zzmmiwx Julie Williams . . . fhrtiiiuh x iso prvfwicfvmz FLUX: Quit? :S ?'??1'ruE?Z 23:22:53:-Qsiiwnsz f2wverzim"s Ficiscwii lfizwl gviawf f'fxlii'4i'fX iiarizmxaizlg vfmzvsz. Margaret Willis . . . FREA: fi iiikiiif. Mildred Willis . . . Kenneth Wilmoth . . . fist-ss Klub: Ffizki El 535.531 Mu Aigifzn 'Hrs-isa.: 551555, Lori Wilson . . . ijlgignl Hand. Belinda Wimberly . . . ifliiffsz f'iiL!5i1'ZEY,ilOHHn 4-Zig 5035: Hzsraai ai?-rwgimi, :rms jorcmf. Tammy Winborn . . . Kim Winborn . . . Z5lCiff'S, vice Dl'ilSif'ii'Ylf. JeffYeag0r . . . iiiww-4 Vinh: 'VECKXA e o Conversatiozfmfista lt's unfair, but a fact of life nderdogs Not being a senior means youlre either last or next to last...And by virtue ofbeing "down the totem pole", sophomores and juniors found themselves the Hunderdogsf' "Looking forward to be- ing a senior is best, but having to wait is the worstf'-Donald McGrew '83 "As a soph, I'm out of junior high, but being last is no fun,"-April Scott '84 learn to play the game the hard way is a blast."-Penny Phillips '83 "The best part of being a sophomore are the 'older womenlg the worst thing is I can't get them."-Wally Titsworth '84 "The worst thing about being a junior! lim not a senior. The best? I'm not a , ,,- "I hate being in the mid- little sophomorell'-Kim dle, but producing the prom Williams '83 Monica Abernathy 1 1 A Stacey Adams 1 1 .- A i--, Gene Albritton 11 --V Michael Allen 10 'QQ' j Tim Allen 11 '1- ,',V j Vp A Daymon Allison 1 1 f Cheryl Anderson 1 1 Heidi Anderson 10 KK Fred Apperson 11 if ' ft Gary Armstrong 1 1 3 Ken Armstrong 10 9' af Randy Arnold 11 4 , V, Ronnie Ashley 10 in Sheila Ashlock 10 Michelle Atkins 10 Russell Bagley 10 Kathryn Bailey 11 Tami Baldridge 11 Joe Banks 10 Paula Banks 11 Denise Bankston 10 Theresa Barker 11 Stacey Barnes 10 Lorrie Barnwell 1 1 Alan Bartels 10 Warren Bascue 10 Machelle Bathurst 11 Patricia Batv 11 1 9, 45 1 X 47 YJQV l fl, 4 if if L W 1 A ' V 'J' Qi f , A ,, . , A ,,f , 5 , ,W 1, '- , 4 X Q21 ' s ,i,,i , .igzy V , ,W ' f A A W X' Ll, gs . . M I V 'IQ w Q Q W v , ' , I ,eww if ' -' .mf gi W2 a 45" 49" Q V" we xl X 1 f EMI -, v ,EE,: f W 5 , A? V ' Q 7X , , if fy "IL ,4 X ro f f fm Y . 5 Q ,V -,,g,5.,. ,,,',,, I ff 1 ff f 9 2 , gm .4 5 W f 1 i f . 7 4. H 1 5 -21, 4 pf. , :iv fc ., Ni 5 jf 1 .U,.,j , M , , 1, 1 1? R, W ' ' , 1r:,":'f,,1:,7?f":5n? my M A TOUGH DECISION. A traditional part of being a junior, Joni Lambert gets close to contemplate her possi- ble class rings available from a Josten's Class Ring Company display in the school cafeteria. TIRESOME OFFICE WORK. Junior Mary Beth Hightower works in the school office sor- ting absentees, delivering notes or performing other small tasks acting as a general "go-fer". o ,J is ,-,wi K 'U' E 4 , Q 1 av vt 13 Q A t' 'fm 1 ,ff- M zzswzfa r Tammy Beavers 10 fvgziigf Q rrer V,L ,E Jeff Belcher 11 Curtis Bell 10 "i5 , ltlt ez r", Mike Bell 11 ' ,E,:,,,,,,: i" 0 4 Robert Below 10 ji Scott Bentley 10 f Barbara Bernard 10 :,f f,, I "M f '1:'e 4? Donita Betts 11 fi Steve Biggs 11 0 i vz Tammy Blount 10 ' lvyfi Z Debbie Bogner 10 ' VM if Terry Bogner 11 if Jimmy Bolin 10 J, Terry Bourlon 1 1 ,,,, N , Vyrzv ,,r, I 1 H ii'i 'iif' . "e, h A M' Chuck Bowers 11 ' A " f Wanda Bowers 10 W 7 " 1' A Patricia Boyd 10 ,,, , Z A ,, i.,,, f 4 Rhonda Boyd 10 , A . I 4 Agnes Braden 11 E , 'Q 2 Lisa Brandenburg 10 f I f ,. A ' Randy Brant 10 .fll 1' ff li' H A A n " , gi A r,ii,V, , -:1, p ' Randy Brasuell 11 " Mike Bratton 11 'A Sharon Braun 11 Shannon Bray 1 1 22 A Brenda Breeden 11 ily? I in Linda Breeden 11 ,V X f , ,,,, ii ze' , ,l,- M fy f 7' f 4, X 5 5 if wif 1' Alan Brewer 10 U.,l.,,l13 David Brewer 11 Kim Brewer 11 Judy Briley 11 Carey Brown 10 Carla Brown 10 David Brown 10 Sherry Brown 11 Stacy Buchalla 10 Hai Bui 10 Richard Burgan 11 Jeff Burgess 1 1 Mike Burgess 10 Mike Burkhart 10 Mike Cady 10 Kathy Cain 10 Vivian Cameron 10 Karen Campbell 11 Tammy Canady 11 Steve Carney 11 Chase Carter 11 Schanon Caudle 11 Jim Center 11 Billy Clark 11 Michele Clark 10 Mary Jo Clotfelter 11 David Cole 10 Randy Cole 11 Vikki Coleman 11 Belinda Cook 11 Greg Cooley 11 Bruce Coombes 11 Shawn Coots 10 Teresa Coppinger 10 Mickey Cowan 10 Anthony Cox 10 Jimmy Cox 10 Mary Crabtree 10 Mae Crawford 11 Christi Crossland 10 Debbie Cummings 10 Cody Czarnikow 10 Marcia Daniel 10 Terri Darby 1 1 Dana Darden 10 Daniel Dart 10 Cathy Darter 11 Tammy Darter 11 Moira Daugherty 11 Hazel Davis 1 1 Jason Day 11 Traci Day 10 Lisa Deal 11 Deedra Dehart 11 Diane Dehart 11 Bonnie Dimmitt 10 Pat Dorman 10 l 5' ' 'ffl - . . -1 1 v it ,.,,, E N ,,.,: X '-1-f"'i..N B Q ' ff -1,' i If gi f xx , .fr a-E :1 S fs 1 . 'vw S X, T ,l L wg i ak S - L X, W Q X as R Q A K 1 ' X Xb f g X It hx? A K Q N E X vad 1 1? Xl. 3' it 5. N u. Mig , XX X Qi f .,.f-1: ..k. i --kk F F E ifas irs,aria'ga 1 a gi ,fi :M X. A A at if 1014s 11. -1-i v Conversaiionalists Every party's got at least one or two Poopers That's right. "Every par- ty has a pooper, that's Why we invited you." But the real pooper was the one who never showed and whose tall tales would have liven- ed up any party. "My jeans were still in the washing machine wet is always a good excuse,"- Steve Cluck '83 "I met this girl a lot more OUT OF GAS. Junior James Snow will no doubt be very late for any party when he has to walk to the nearest gas station. but why does it seem l have to be the one? interesting than the party and decided to skip it,"- Dean Payton '83 "I was driving down the road and saw a good look- ing girl and while I was watching her I had a wreck,"-Larry Spiller '83 "No car. No money. No date. No party."-Philip Weinsinger '84 Danene Doss 10 Kurtis Douglas 10 Paul Douglas 10 Robert Douglas 11 J eana Dufresne 11 Steve Dufresne 10 Joey Dunn 11 Paul Dunn 10 Vickie Dutton 10 Bobby Duty 10 Lisa Dye 11 Lisa Eddy 11 Becky Edwards 10 Billy Ellis 11 Charles Ewing 11 Lori Farmer 10 Barry Ferguson 10 Gail Fisher 10 Ricky Fisher 10 Charles Fitzgerald 11 David Flenor 11 11.16 lli Conversatierralisirs 1-1- IN BIG BROTHER'S FOOTSTE PS. Junior Kim Brewer "tags along" after Senior brother Wade in hopes of securing a ride home after sc ho ol. BACK TO BACK. Senior Jeff Rapierworks side by sidewith his big brother Stuart in the meat market at their dad's grocery store, Olin Smith's. Nfl if , ' ilk fy Older, younger, smarter, cuter... Siblings An identity crisis..."Why can't I just be me?" Instead, younger kids find themselves compared to older brothers and sisters, at home and at school. Hav- ing older brothers and sisters means taking the good with the bad. "She has a car and when mine breaks down, she can take me where I want to go. That's good, but sharing the same bathroom with her is murder!"-Schannon Caudle '83 "I hate having to live up to their has beensg it drives me nuts. I'm me and people just can't seem to accept fight, love- -all in one big breath it."-Alicia Vandervort '83 "My big brother is my favorite person to party With, but other times, he's a big pest."-Leroy Lutz '83 "The worst part about older brothers and sisters is constantly being told "Why can't you be more like your sister?"-Margie Jones'83 ONE HAND TO ANOTHER. Junior Wendell Westfall receives a helpful hand from big brother Bill in the form ofa quickly-loaned 15 bucks. 1' W Q W MLS Debra Foley 10 Terri Foley 10 Ronnie Folsom 10 Phillip Fontaine 10 Anna Forehand 1 1 Bentley Foster 1 1 Querida Foster 10 Jon Fritchey 10 David Furr 11 Kevin Furr 10 Pauline Gamble 11 Shana Garner 10 Robert Garr 10 Linda Gay 11 Roger Gilbreath 10 Julie Graham 11 Kari Graham 10 Stacy Gramlich 1 1 Debbie Gray 11 Richard Gray 10 Shelly Grayson 10 Roger Green 1 1 Robyn Greenwood 11 Bobby Gregory 11 Kim Gregory 10 Shannon Grill 10 Becky Gunn 10 Missy Haas 10 Misty Hamby 10 Mark Hamilton 1 1 Eric Harris 10 Preston Harrison 11 Gail Hatfield 1 1 Melissa Hays 11 Jeanna Hembera 11 Dayna Henderson 10 Lisa Herring 1 1 Laura Hess 1 1 Mike Hicks 1 1 Mary Beth Hightower Mark Hines 1 1 Glenda Hodge 10 Tammy Holland 1 1 Bryan Holmes 11 Rick Holmes 11 Cathy Honeycutt 10 Donnie Hooten 10 Brian Hopkins 10 . U elll I. sassssssisssaiists If you could have one thing Dreamers Once, dreams of firemen, teachers and policemen commanded attention. But now, those dreams transform into fantasies of millionaires, superstars, and adventure. Everyone has a fantasy. "I want to be an actor. Why? Simple, I want to do the remake of the movie '10' with Bo Derek."-Joey Dunn '83 "I want to meet the man of my dreams, live in a beautiful house and have everything I want. That's all."-Shelly Grayson '84 "To never have to work again in my life."-Ruby Maxwell '83 just exactly what would it be for you? "I would love to marry Prince Charles' brother, Edward, and flit about Eu- rope with Lady Di."-Mary Willis '84 "A black goddess."- Monica Abernathy '83 "I don't live my life in a fantasy, I live the real thing."-Jeff Rapier '83 FISHINGAT SUNSET. Junior Mark Hines finds the perfect setting to recount all his hopes and dreams ofthe future-to be an angler. .., .,,,.,Q, c Dwight Hopkins 11 ,,-' , P . ",' 5 ' " Jan Housley i"" :' George Houston 10 Bert Howard 10 i V . 3 , "" f David Howard 11 ' A D I ,,.i. f ipi p Dana Huddleston 11 s A Monika Hughes 11 A ii 8 I I "': s Bobby Hyde 10 . Rodney Inman 11 Danny Ivy 11 Penny Jackson 10 Laura Jenkins 11 55 :-. i ' Elissa Jenson 10 ""q K ,,,, ,,,t,, fs Bobby J erden 11 P " "' "'s' David Johnson 11 c Qi.. ..,. i,. , Debbie Johnson 10 if Zin .gf Patricia Johnson 11 Barbara Jones 10 f " ps I 5. Cindy Jones 10 E Curtis Jones 11 El, if . Joey Jones 10 ' i ' f 9- S l Q x .::. QN QQ S xg X me X is X X me , . X F fs Q F S i If 5 C Kim Jones 11 Lucretia Jones 10 Mamie Jones 10 Margie Jones 1 1 Susan Jones 1 1 Cheryl Jordan 1 1 Kim Jordan 10 Lisa Kelly 10 Tami Key 10 Martin Kimbley 11 Susie King 10 Karen Kirkendoll 10 James Klomfas 10 Doug Knittig 10 George Kramer 11 Tim Lamb 10 Joni Lambert 11 Kristie Landers 11 Jeff Langley 10 Barry Larue 11 Jeff Laster 11 Kari Latta 11 John Layes 11 Henry Lee 11 Kenny Lennier 11 Robert Lewis 10 Robert Lloyd 11 Andy Lockhart 10 Tia Logan 11 Dale Lopez 11 Kelly Lovette 10 Lisa Lowder 11 Theresa Lowder 10 Terril Lowery 10 Leroy Lutz 11 Susan McBride 10 Mike McClure 1 1 Bernadette McCormick 10 Debbie McCormick 10 Steve McDonald 11 Lisa McDowell 11 Tina McGhee 11 Donald McGrew 11 Molly McGrew 11 Richard McGrew 11 Jane McHattie 11 Harold McKee 11 Todd McPhail 10 Chris Martin 10 Michelle Mason 11 Lee Massey 10 Ruby Maxwell 11 Diana Mayes 11 Claire Mayville 10 Edwina Meadows 10 Kim Means 11 Unlellg Jerala Medlock 10 Rod Mentink 11 Felicia Metheny 10 Lisa Michael 11 Carla Milburn 1 1 Kristi Miller 11 Becky Ming 11 Karen Mitchell 1 1 Leslie Mitchell 1 1 Alisa Moore 10 Barbara Moore 1 1 David Moore 1 1 Dewayne Moore 1 1 Wesley Moore 11 Peggy Morris 1 1 Molly Morrow 10 Monty Morton 10 Sandy Moseley 10 Bea Mulkey 10 Patricia Murchison Gem Musgrave 1 1 Marianne Neal 1 1 Shan Neely 11 Stan Neidecker 10 Deann Nelson 1 1 Johnny Newby 1 1 Katherine Newton Larry Newton 10 Raymond Newton 10 Nguyet Nguyen 1 0 Phondeth Nomichith 10 Leslie Odom 10 Daniel Oliver 11 Tami Oliver 10 Jeff Osborne 11 Harold Overmeyer 1 0 Dianna Painter 10 Scott Palmer 10 Laura Parker 10 Darin Parks 11 Jim Ray Parks 10 Karen Parks 10 Jerry Parsons 10 Pam Parvin 10 Janet Patton 11 Dean Payton 1 1 Jason Pearson 1 1 Brenda Peck 1 1 Michele Penson 11 Tom Perkins 1 1 Randy Perry 10 John Peters 1 1 Karen Peters 11 Larry Peterson 11 Carl Phillips 1 1 Denver Phillips 11 11.2.0 ifaassrsafisearsgisss Because l want to or because l have to, hut-in Home sweet home. Whether by choice or by the sound of the disgruntled voice commanding "You're groundedlu, homebodies found diversions which became favorites for pass- ing time. "At home you find me in one of two places, gabbing on the phone until mom yells at me to get off or outside romping around with my great dane, Roxanne."-Debbie Cum- mings '84 "GO FISH." Entertaining a young nephew, Junior Kim Jones finds playing cards an enjoyable way to pass the time during late night babysitting. crank up the Devo, raid the refrigerator "Six or seven of us in the neighborhood play football or basketball in the church yard behind my house."- Debbie Bogner '84 "If the cows are loose, dad's sure to wake me and my brothers up at three in the morning to help round them upf,-Benny Pixley '83 "After school I sleep, check out the refrigerator, and then settle down for homework."-Tami Oliver '84 HOMEBODY BOOKWORM. Junior Michelle Mason es- capes into a romantic Harle- quin novel in the peace and privacy of her bedroom, NIGHTTIME HOLIDAY FEAST. Stuck at home during Christmas vacation, Juniors Joey Dunn and Carl Phillips raid the refrigerator for a big midnight snack. Un I --iifssssfisrsasisissssesiisisli Being ,short has its advantages... Mun hkin Always looked down upon and abused because of a lack of stature, short peo- ple learn to live with their "handicap', and even see the advantages to being built "close to the ground." "The jokes are the worst! I get asked things like-'how's the weather down there?" Cathy Honeycutt "84 'People are always telling me to stand up and I am standing up!"-Joy Watkins '83 "There are advantages and disadvantages to being short. Needless to say, I don't make the first draft Penny Phillips 11 Shelia Pike 11 Cindi Pitchford 1 1 Ellie Pitchford 11 Benny Pixley 11 Robert Place 10 Jamie Powell 10 Latsamy Pradaxay Sysounanh Pradax Y Curtis Prophet 10 Casey Prough 10 Nikki Putman 10 Gary Rankin 1 1 Terry Rankin 10 Jeff Rapier 11 Kevin Ray 11 Glenn Rayner 10 Ronnie Reather 10 Tina Reed 10 Domin Reeves 10 Stacie Reeves 11 Arthur Releford 10 Anita Remler 10 Wilson Reynolds 11 Scott Rice 10 Amy Riggs 10 Donna Riley 10 Kim Riley 11 11 'l can always audition for Gzl' for basketball games."- Curtis Prophet '84 "I hate being short because it's hard to find clothes to fit. I don't think the people who make clothes believe that there are short people in the world."-Janet Patton '83 "NO WISE CRACKS!" Five- foot, three-inches tall Sophomore Curtis Prophet appeals to six-foot, one-inch tall Senior Dayna Shultz not to comment on his stature or the lack thereof. 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' E P is s . .,:, , -R . - S ., 1 ' 1 fi p l, f i V p fml -A 1,311.5 A 1. i a ,f'5IQ21E ,'f. 43:35 f Billy Rogers 10 David Rogers 1 1 Rickey Rogers 1 1 Rhonda Russell 10 Logan Ryan 10 Jack Samuels 10 April Scott 10 Ginger Scott 10 Kenny Scott 11 Rodney Scott 10 Dwight Selman 10 Robert Sessions 11 Shana Shepherd 10 Mark Shibley 10 Guy Sill 10 Kenneth Sill 11 Bounleuth Sinbandhit 10 Stacie Sindle 1 1 Becca Skerbitz 10 Clinton Slate 10 Cindy Smith 11 Darris Smith 10 Edith Smith 11 Laura Smith 10 Renee Smith 11 Tammy Smith 10 Kirk Snipes 11 James Snow 1 1 Melinda Sparkman 11 Angela Sparks 1 1 Marye Spiers 11 Larry Spiller 1 1 LaDebra Stacy 10 Steven Staggs 11 Connie Stephenson 11 Linda Stevenson 11 Valorie Steward 10 Rickey Stickler 11 Teresa Stickler 10 Michelle Stockton 10 Kenny Strickland 11 Jeff Stuhan 10 James Suggs 10 Teresa Sullivan 1 1 Bobby Swaim 10 Kelly Sweeten 1 1 Ronnie Syrock 10 Nancy Taylor 1 1 Susan Taylor 10 Susie Terry 11 Martha Thomas 10 Allison Thompson 11 Betty Thompson 10 Steven Thompson 1 1 Ricky Thorman 10 Eugene Titsworth 1 1 U A SNEAKY TRADE. Junior Karen Yancey passes classmate Sharon Braun a day's supply of typing paper in exchange for an eraser. Typ- ing makes moochers of many. REGULAR SWAP SHOP. Sophomores Lisa Moore and Tami Key sort through clothes matching outfits that comple- ment each other's wardrobes with little regard as to whose clothes are whose. MonaTitsworth 10 Wally Titsworth 10 Anthony Trammell 10 HuanTran 10 ThaoTran 11 DewayneTucker 11 TandyTucker 11 Lisa Tudor 10 Alexa Udey 10 Alicia Vandervort 11 Dana Villines 11 Michele Wait 11 Kevin Waldo 1 1 Bridget Wallace 10 Scott Walters 10 Cindy Ware 10 Joy Watkins 1 1 Ronnie Watson 10 Terry Watts 11 Tawana Webb 10 Phillip Weinsinger 10 Johnny Wendt 11 Lenora Wescott 10 Wendell Westfall 11 Brent Wheeler 10 Angela White 11 Deanna White 11 Joe White 10 Q ochers KK' ,. ,, 'gf 1 ff! 71 ff L W 1 5 1' W 2 f f 2? ! K 7, , 5 Z, e .5 Wm wr- , X 1 V- , ag 4, ,f,. Pencils, books, homework, money... Csswersaiisnalists ega-moochers "Hey, I left mine at home, how about..." Borrowing, and the other side, loaning ranged in scope from a quarter for a coke and a lift home to the habitual mega- mooching. "I don't mind giving peo- ple rides home if they need it, but when I am in a hurry or my mom needs the car I have to turn them down."- Edith Smith '83 "The only way I would ask someone for a ride is ifit was absolutely most necessary."-Mae Craw- ford '83 "It doesn't bother me un- 1 4 less it's everyday the same old thing," -Tami Key '84 "I would be embarrassed to ask someone for money,"-Tracy Tuck '84 "I think people who borrow money are just too lazy to make their own,"- Stephanie Winborn '84 "I don't like it but if the circumstances are right I will, but usually only ifthey have lent me money before or have been a good friend. I only get so much a week and I can,t afford to just give it awayf' -David Flenor '83. fall into the habit of just 'never having' "I donit just loan it to anyone, not just any bum since I don't know ifl will get paid back. It does bother me to borrow, though." - Mike Hicks '83. "If I ask someone for a ride home I usually pay them for gas money or at least give them a favor in return." -Shelly Bathurst '83. 1 ' :A Kim white 10 Brian Whitmire 10 '-'-- Kim Willey 11 DeAnna Williams 10 ' Harry Williams 10 1 1 Kim Williams 11 H ,,,, , i"'ii' i 1 , ,,,, . , ,,,,,,., , ..... , .. . Lynn Williams 11 nnfln i gf, ' g :.,A Vy g y Melissa Williams 10 -,.,' Vvf' Eii ' V' A Mary Willis 10 tlf 7 fl ,.1.,Q ,..i Tommy Wilson 11 5 1 ff . ,rlf .lrv Q: 11099 Wimbefly 10 . M ,g f Stephanie Winborn 10 Cathy Winn 10 I if 4 Tammy Wood 11 1, ,rii ' . '1"l I if ,.,, ..,... 3 1" 7 iii.. , ' 1 .,,,V Q A Paul Woodard 11 .,,. iff? , ff : Th W d ff 10 c 1 . .. Edffli:g1300llSi12yru11 1 """i Dale Worth ey 10 , 1 5322532 I Karen Yancey 11 'fl' xi ' 'esy y Patricia Yarbrough 10 sll' .1-'1' ' 1 Gary Yates 10 A f 5' if 2? i' if l V, gi E' fl, 2 , ,. ff! 1 1- ., "-' jf? W F I Q5 f. r1.1 liis i I ,Vg,V, 1 Deborah Yeager 11 1. ,,... 1,,. . Sam Yerby 10 Hye-Ran Yi 10 Betty Young 11 V. Donna Young 11 Q ffl Theresa Young 10 fl Tonya Young 10 11.1 5 555: SPARKS FLYING. "Rookie" Welding Instructor, Mr. C. W. Jones, the finer professional techni- ques of welding bo Senior Jeff Walters. AT THE PROJECTOR. New special education teacher Miss Karen Shibley drills her students' aptitude for math division problems. 0Mrs. Carole Asgieqimm..Yoiieyimiii Truck ixmeh. Pizysizrai iqldaxrzziimm Sophomore i-ipmweor. Mr. Gary Autrymf'-ituriy iiaiil. 216216 Fooiizziii iii-xsseth, Sxsgxhexszzzsrs- Sponsor. Mrs. Grace Barl0w...i3rzermn:rs' iii, Wszrifi 5,itffrMaafe, Iirsgiisiz iiwraw ref, FuivanQes1iGrsmmnr, fiaxizizsr fzigimnsor, Mr. Clair Bates.,,S?rivez'Us Edursiiifm, if-4?Q3iiie6'tEi iioewia. Eienim' tipmxsor. Mr. Bill Beckeriwkiieatory, riopiwmore Simmer:-zz Mrs. Susan Sicssnzwxni..4Qessnief2ry, Aigfwriira Us Ehsgrhomore ifipcmf-for iifhaiizqwrsfsm, Mr. Ron Brammerc, iifmfi, Mllkiii' Imqrufrwv, vMr. Henry Ch0tard,.,E5Es'iEz. From-iz. Mr. Quince Coleman...iJiiysimzi lelducsitiexz. Hessskmbzx Ei ilmszim 25533 iipoazfsor. Mr. Bill Co1vard.,.i,i?f: Trisfiffzicre, iiifmemiezzfl, eifepiwafzwre Sgmmzfozx Mrs. Debra Cutsin- ger.,.'iiy3xEng, Mr. John Cutsin- germiimimszmr Ng Jomzmiism Ywarf Evmizg Eowfsgmpvrz iiiwmry F4EPcX535ii3i'I 159.552 5: f-im-uii.Col.Jack Daniel .,Vf 35213321 Uriwmvvring Yefmxz, Ms. Elizabeth Davis..,r-ipiwisi Eflcixzsmiimg Art Cfizils, 9Mr. Jerry Duncan.., ifiwssf Club. Mrs. Kathy Farley...F1iaS?2. Miss Mary Maude GBll8gh8f.X.f"iQi32i!1i5wi2g Ffzikior-an ihwzmmar 225 Spanish Gini: I-Sggmmmn Mrs. Linda Gant.MLibrzu'5a:1: Smcieszi ijotmsrii Qipsizssamsr, Mrs. Joan Harper.,X'i'ypizxg1 Uruha i',1i'fJt,'-i'?i3b'5iZ!3iS Coespfszmiivo iEi'2"iwe iildascaiismz ifliiiiz E-Spmweza Tonia Holleman,..1'5rig Am Maxis Sgicirisarr Sgt. Willard Horton..,JiiU'iiii Rifle ibmsxg Urili ffefexm. E i w demonstrates some of - i n .. we .. ? 5 N SX fs n v Q - .. " 'E . .. is .2 ff " 'ix Xi i 2 K f2.IQs:1'i:Q. Qi? if-"is:-F rf ,X: H 3 1. is 1, Q is K .,.., . .,,. .:,, L , X36 N.. a ' C 5 X Xi X X .R f J, Q li xi M Ni fi 2? - . 5 X E ,Q ff Y G is , a Qi, .2 f Exilim .,. . . ' "Pis s -...-. . xi . 5 Y X iii X fm 5 X XR 4 XX X as . 'if 2 1' Sl. 11 A 5-' Bi. X X is 'E:i':::: -X' X 'NX 'L X Q Q ix E i 'Q is , ff, r ' -Z f M M ,LL ..,.. an KA, if .. . Q is QT E x g 5 if x 3 3 if Z 5? J -::.+:::.s.::s..IQ.-: X ik it as Q . 2 sl . . . ..... s ss RE , . . Q , .yr X k s gr X I h if X X .- :Ji ,::, .X. , ef! I F at ., f Csrrsaersasis iisis Teacheis tell all as they admit they were once-- Rookies Believe it or not, those who educate were once inex- perienced and yes, ROCKIES. They admitted their moments of despair and confusion as well as the rewards. The inside story. "It was the first week of the first year Iwas in public school and I had to straighten out the sup- erintendent's son. Ithought that would be my first and last."-Miss Elizabeth Davis "My first day of work, I encountered an eight-year- old girl crying for her other teacher. Little did she realize how much I felt like crying, too. However, we worked together and became best friends. I'll never forget those intial tears of despair in her eyes and in my heart. I know it had to get better and it but only m the beginning has."-Miss Karen Shibley "My first day of teaching was right hereg' what a school! I was young, eager and absolutely certain that those kids were dying to hear the words of wisdom I had to impart. Was Iwrong! I know that I learned far more than my students did that first semester."-Mrs. Joan Harper a"My first day of teaching, I had barely recovered from a case of food poisoning, had a purse-full of medicine, was 17 years old and faced 15 students and 30 parents. After '? years, I'rn still at it."-Mrs. Emma Lee Posey 0Mr. Ralph Hughes...?hysicsg iviatlng Riu Q .S .1 --,- 2 '--f. ., Q f,,, -..- s s W g Q gk. .- SM r me Sb L, in so .5 is is sues X kai' X s xg X XY. 5 aw gi? l 5 ts? J ss? rw MS at M r -. .7355 '- M ..,. ' X .-r2iff'f MS K' if 1 ic., fi? . fr: I ' ---- .,., ' ' ': : mm- . fr- 1.5.-asf. e www- s x is , was . 5. .1 ,ws X s 11:' . i ss-we t ts.. sw. ages . X . X R s was : f e. E A552223 Theta Spsfmamk Mr. C.W. J0nes...Weisiir1g. Mr. Dale Kes- ner...iTh4:irs: Rituals Tixeargfg Partners in Christ Club Sipmasor. Sgt. David McDonald...J5i2Ti'i.T, llfriii 'ieamg Cellar Guards Rifle iieam. Mr. Don Martin...E3Sstri5miive Edueaxiurig liiaarketingg DISQA Club Sponsor., Mrs. Linda May...Graxsmmf HR Literaitzre E553 ifhewfieazier Spenser. Mrs. Nora Mil- ler...T3,fgsir-aggz Shorthand iz Junior Spon- sor iiihairpersonb, 0Mr. Lonnie Myers...ESaaiaeiF:aE3, Football flcmrhg Hiatt:-ry: eitinitzr iaigmrieur. Mrs. Nancy Parrish...Rea-ding, Mrs. Emma P0sey...Library Aid-eg Study Hsilg Natisnai Hamer iitoeiety Spenser. Mrs. Ola Sue R.ainwater...AeemmsEnggg Typu ing: Senior Sigsnnsor. Mrs. Hazel Rogers...Eisme iiiemfwzriiesg FHA Spams snr. Ms. Karen Shibley...i5peciai Educaa dum Junsim' i5garirzam'. 0Mrs. Jeri Smith..."sfo?leyivaii, 'ilrassie Coaehg Healtizg Efhysieal iifziueatiiong Rodeo Club 55941-nswrg FCA qgirisw Spam amz Mrs. Patricia Stiles...EJ.?E5, E-Zistsryg Sgwecla: Drama. Mr. Joe Stranathan...Geogrepifsyg Hisiozryg Goverzfxmezatg Jnmisir Spisziaizr. Mrs. Janie Turnipseed...ffiioeioioggwg Hietoryg i.2oveyn:2zfserzt: D:-iii Team Slponsor, Mr. Ronald Whitby...A'um Surveyg Auto Meelzaxzieeg VESA Sigwiasfsr. Mrs. Amelia White...25h0rx Storm Ftiaikior-ez Grammar iiig Sierzior Spsirzfmr, Mr. Gordon Year- ty...W0rici Affairssg History: Skyilifkf Spon- ser. ifrssasssssissrtsaiisis Although they don't see it this Way... Miracle workers 8:03 and late again! Squealing into the drive of school, students anticipate the warmth of the building, but find the lights off and the heaters cold as the out- ofdoors. Rooms are still locked and there's no aroma of the baking of fresh bread and bits of litter spot the cam- pus. Ajammed locker holds the books for first hour and there's no vice principal to retrieve the lost belongings. Without the support of the administration and staff, school just wouldnit be the same. Each makes a contribution as important as the contributors themselves. "The most significant contribution I make, as far as toward smoothness, would be organizing the master schedule with a minimum of conflicts." - Principal Bill Mitchell. "I think that by working on scheduling and keeping the students happy with the schedules they receive helps. If students are more satisfied with their schedules school runs much smootherf' -Counselor Pat Webb. "Keeping things in a clean and orderly state for make sure that school is always at its best the students to work inf' - Janitor Odell Nunley. "I think disciplining is the most significant con- tribution I make. It's pleas- ing to believe that one has an opportunity to make a contribution, either by counseling or direct action, towards convincing a stu- dent with a problem that there is a more positive ap- proach to his problemf' - Vice-principal James Flenor. X 2 POLICY CHANGES. School Board of Education members meet in the Superintendent's Office to discuss changes which affect the student behavior code. Decision makers include Dr. L.R. Darden, Mr. Darral Sparkman, Mr. Iverson Riggs, Mr. Robert Daugherty, Mr. Gene Neidecker, president, Supt. James Tate and Mr. Roy Nelson. Not in attendance was Mr. Otis Arnold. MOM'S GOOD COOKING Sophomore Debbie Bogner gets a taste of Mom's lunches without leaving school as she eats in the school cafeteria where Mom works as a cook. " fi. x 4 g IW ,,,., 34... . Workers fsrssrsif- rihxfsfiss 359 ff il is ,gx .fs 5' :gms ia M S Q A ,ae Wg .Q W., Ex -, ge- Nw, 4 gms E 5 2. 5 J' Xl is . mgm gm- . N3 . N4 . -'wk . .M -, e .- ............. X . XIAL ,A P, -1 is Sf S X X x :L .Ex jj' y 112- 'f 3 gag -' Mr. James Tate Mrs. Martha Howell Mr. Bill Mitchell Mr. James Flenor Mr. Walter Rockwell Mrs. Pat Webb Mrs. Judy Wilson Mrs. Linda Hill Mr. Ed Pierce Mrs. Odell Nunley Mrs. Karen Bogner Mrs. Mary Tanner Mrs. Frankie Hopwood Mrs. Polly Brown Mrs. Marge Lincks Administrati serie' if W ei te is f el are at cz to wfmgit We Q V 1-1 , . .missin offs on Mew: me was ight' 21 115' 'KAS5 e 4 hose who supper-tus in the community give us all theyive got. I donlt think it matters that the entire community rallies behind school or whatever. What counts is that those who do support, go for it 100 per cent."- -Junior Robert Loyd A .ilming of "The Blue and the Gray" IS the most exciting event this area has ever seen. People from across the county joined Van Buren to make it a really special event. Students were treated as adults and participated like ones." -Sophomore Becky Gunn QF' .rg YAC. can think of nowhere else I would rather go to school or live. I get a great deal of pleasure knowing that I can work to achieve, be successful and then know that the community believes and takes pride in my efforts" S -- Senior John Moore Students and area citizens D owntownf border the sidewalks and make- shift dirt streets as set designers and constructions crew erect the mid-1800's set for the filming of "The Blue and the Gray," a film that became one of the biggest stories of 1981. Students turned "I-Iollywooodn and portrayed minor roles in the madesfor-television mini-series. 'S Community! Advertising 5 ,L xi ,gi an ,X ,gm 12 x . V JZ fm 51:1-5 , 5 , E 2 2 15 Whether an elaborate party or a quiet dinner at home... HMP! T0 71005 THE PL CE From 8 a.m. until lVIidnight. 15th 8: East Main 474-3489 Thanh Umm! Means more when it itllage Ftunio 8 Gibb 122 1 East Main 474-1531 Qpomd o little mole. Got a Qot mole. The best gift you can give yourself is one from Hays Kgiiig 1009 East Main 474-1871 SAY IT WITH FLOWERS for the best surprise.Senior Laura Owen shows dis- belief as she receives a bou- quet from Senior Randy Clegg. DEPOSITS AND WITHDRAWALS, all a part of banking. Senior Jeff Alexander gets the needed cash in a hurry from a friendly teller at Citizen's. Lookin' At Spending a hot summer on the banks of the Arkansas River turn- 1 ed into a summer job for 17 art g I students. Putting inatotal of6,647 ' hours, they were hired to do what they loved best, paint pictures and this time depicting historical Van Buren and Crawford County on an old Civil War river wall. "The time I spent down there was well worth it, and I feel everyone who worked on the wall will always be close,', Junior Nancy Taylor stated. Depicting such scenes as the state bird, flower and flag, the one hundred foot concrete wall became a preserver of Arkansas heritage. "I painted an old car and a Stagecoach by myself, It was fun to paintall of the different aspects of our history," Mark Haas bragged. Located at the Mike Meyer City Park, the historical mural, made possible through a grant from the "Youth Community Conservation Improvement Project," also receiv- ed donations from the local Women's League as well as the Van Buren City Council, who provided the paint. "It took a lot of convincing to get the community's approval and sup- port, but it was worth all the time CHSCYS I l , itizen s A bank you can trust in... A trust you can bank on... 4 - Y' " ' 'Q I. ,. 325 155 . 7 f 5 -2:2 31 ii vw Q 5.3:, ' c .. I 'Q' 2- ' Citizen's Bank and Trust QQENZW,se.s.,.,?tWW-samfzzz -wzfsffffzrw file 'r,w1e'Qff'mHwwwwwwewwww You Don't Have to be a King or a Queen to be treated like one at Cpelnts SZQMQ Qtek where a man's pharmacy is his caste. If DIAMONDS are forever, and SHAMROCKS bring good luck, we've got the best of both worlds Diamond Shamrock 610 South 28th 474-5241 YEARS OF HISTORY now adorn the Q I' hi - al - river wall on the banks ofthe Arkansas lStS create STOIIC COIDIIIUIIIYY mural River. Art Club members worked dur- River wall wonder and effort," Senior Julie Williams revealed. Paid minimum wage, the artists worked hours ranging from eight a.m. to five p.m. throughout June and to one p.m. during the hot month of July. "I was taking part into something I really enjoyed so it didn't matter that it was a J-O-Bf' Senior Donald Glass said. ing the summer months to complete the mural. Advertising! C eport erR ffl SU OF! C Vt Y When she grows up, she IF THE SHOE FITS, buy it! Senior Yvonne iiilwm-Q J it W can count on Mr. Barnett ooo B Q From market to you, Coreena's S ,r fr Mayville obtains assistance in buying new Nikes from Cor- eena Cockrum. keeps your appearance up to date. Gr een ag SPQRTSWEAR, Alma Highway ' ' feetii Fingers .doing the ' Q 5 ' t'Hang up that phone." "I will... In just a minute. And then he said...'i "Right this minute or you're grounded!" "Gotta gog talk to you in the morning." Click. Reaching out and touching someone sounds great on televi- sion, hut almost simultaneous with the rings of the phone come the sounds of the sands of the three-minute egg Brother and iiii ii W W needing the servioesiofs Ma and Southwestern Bell. Conversation clashes advance into war on the homefront when phone hills take their tolls and parents discover the cost of teenage talk. "My best friend lives in Little Rock and I used to call her a lotg sometimes we'd talk for an hour. My parents nearly died when the biil came inf Sophomore Shelly 'lififgonverseationsi are often out short when students pay themselves. "My boyfriend called me from a pay phone. He didn't have enough quarters and the operator disconnected us," Sophomore Debbie Johnson laughed. With increasing rates, parents have begun dis- oouraging their kids from letting their "fingers do the walking" opting for letting their 'fingers do the writing." Studio In business since 1930, the Barnetts continue to offer the same quality service they've based their business on. From formal por- traits ofthe little one a n d th at graduationg senior to the bride and groom and family portrait, this photographer cap- tures you at all stages of your life. Pictures last a lifetime. For those special times of your life, think quality at a Cost you can afford. Think Barnett's. :solo Jenny Lind Fort Smith 783-7324 timer and Mom, Dad, Q 2 3 2 2 Lookin' Back 1 rrr, - leasers Instead ofwatching cartoons on Saturday morning or that favoritc television show aftcr school, some grade schoolers pret'erred walking two miles in the woods to an hourol the Hugs Hunny Show. With exciting cvents such as overnight campouts, hikes and campfire me-citings, lirownies and C'uh Scouts were a social evcnt that almost all kids wanted at some time oranother tojoin and he a part ol.. "l was so excited when l he-canie a Hrownic. We all had to get in a circle and say our pledge together." Senior l.inda Fagan recalled. lic-arning dil'feront skills provid- ed an cn tertainment for those who tired ol' the samc old routinelike going home with a friend or riding hikes: since at that age, one couldn't really do something ex- citing independently. "'l'he t'uh Scouts were greatl We were always going camping and learning about naturog it's helped inc' in school," Junior Mike McC'lurc exclaimed. lint along with all the fun came a lbw disappointmcnts. Although it wasn't thc loaders' fault, somejust BEST DF LUCK IN compliments of Rheem "82" Air Conditioning Division City Investing Company 5600 Old Greenwood Road Fort Smith, Arkansas 72906 Save or you'II pay... Ten Bucks for Flowers 2 But not just any flowers. For those times when you want to make someone feel really special... ilfee i2...gQQJflQ!E9 rmsr FEDERAL SAVINGS fi Seventh Sz Broadway in Van Buren 474-341 1 We may be right for you and you don't know it! Cheek us out hmm A iii. Friendly Folks To Serve You' in Cloverleaf Plaza Life as a scout Brown beanie brigade expected more from the group than could be given. "I didn't like the uniformsg the hat wouldn't stay on and my dress was always stiff. Needless to say, I didn't last Very longfl Senior Jackie Lehnen confessed. Although there were those who dropped out, others liked it so much they ugrew upi' with the group and Brownies became Girl Scouts and Cubs became Boy Scouts. t'When I was a Girl Scout, I got every badge except the Indian Dance one. I eouldn't do the dance, but I tried and stayed in the group because I really had fungood childhood memories," Senior Vanita Means concluded. WHITTLING HIS WAY to another badge, Sophomore Logan Ryan main- tains a Scouting image proving that it's not just a memory, it's a worthwhile, meaningful pastime. Advertisingfc Don 't Fence Us In! Hey Farmers! Tired of your cattle getting loose and having to chase them down the road? Well, fear no more. Bekaert Steele has the wire you need. You can end your worries without losing sleep or cattle at night. Bekaert Stee Bekaert Steele, located on I-40 and Lee Creek Road, is one of Crawford Countyls largest manufac- turing plants. Next time you think fen- cing, think Bekaert Steele. They'll hold on to your investments while you hold to your pocketbook. 4' . 7. -1 , 5z.i ff .M it . Lookin' At Trying to add a "touch ofclassv to the local area, seven citizens attempted to institute a forum for artistic instruction and exhibition in ALlgL1St l976. The result, the thoroughly active Crawford Coun- ty Art Gallery and Studio. With over 230 members, the association works in the communi- ty to let others know of the talent that exists around them. Artists and photographers have the chance to show off their work by participating in open house recep- tions. HThe main reason for having the organization was to have a non- profit organization to increase the public interest in high school artf, art instructor and member Tonia Holleman explained. Workshops, a regular part of the studio schedule, consisted of many different forms ofart ranging from pastels and watercolors to wood- carving and photography, "I took a pastel course at the center. They look easier than they really are, and the course I attend- ed really taught me a lot,', Junior Eugene Titsworth commented. Every February, the art classes l.3.61....... rr! N0 ONE DOES IT BETTER When you'rc going for sparkling taste. originality anrl want a soft drink hs. i. l. .. Coca Cola Bottling of I F0 h A COKE can even make a tired football player smile. Senior Darrell Spencer enjoys a cold 122 Kogorg 782-6111 1 one after a Pointer victory. 4 - ' 1 T e r Can t mmggghrphyad to go forqits O T T lel' lll . T ' lllll ii g r i ' f 'i 'ar ai?13ro'wn explairifefli my tEiSl8Sf,i Ilesiimdivs on deeirfeii W T T e mom and dad is especial- : Keeping in style prov- Debbie C u m min gs ly nice when they are the 3 ed an expensive adven- declared. .V y last resort for that extra Q ture whenpyjlpurchasing Q5l?arents remained a thatifryeou can't ' Edo 'f those assesses lables f.ifgtfifldbyp0SSlhliiffy'V5lhliI'1 withliiilltfrc ne,l . x with a einjall budget isfiiueezing through A the Buiiitlie' genercisitgifof' 'Q becoming smaller unless tight spots but still the parenftscan become arvic- 'Q parents came to the bucks didn't go far tim of being taken ads Q rescue. enough. vantage of if they arenlt :th "I can't .see anyone paying fortyidoilars for a s"I'm a member of a large family witliia tight Qfspair you: elli f?4?5L1i?1sf2t'.Wff Qesiitferffvfdr. get two pairiforl the same ' W?t6f?'fbuy A the 'lefqfpelnsive cost. I can 'iind better ways to spend my money," Sophomore 'things that I like to have, and now with a new baby in the family, most ofthe wisely depended upon. "I ,usually pout around my for awhi.1egefitiir my sta rts E' 1 sorry for me then sh'e?il' give me the money," Senior Joe Batey ended. sponsor a show with a reception on opening day. The gallery provides a gift show with all types of art supplies sold a special discount price to all members. "The club is located down the street from my house and although I'm not a member, I enjoy going to all the shows and displays," Senior Vikki Odell stated. The association, after raising funds through donations, drives, grants from the Arkansas Arts and Humanities and area business, gave money to help in the produc- tion ot' the historic mural painted by area art students on the river wall during the summer. FROM PAINTINGS to handmade animals, artists from the high school participate in shows at the Crawford County Art Studio and Gallery. 5 2 11 as Q 2 .1 Q' H- 2 l o Q y a" E Q fel T Ph gf fl. 5 sv U5 CT Q Ch K2 rlr me . ll .. .il r Advertisingfco llill Qonsumer .Report . g We've put it all together and l g bring you nothing less than good taste. f t , e S .iiisavings and aj concertedleffoiffitfiii 2i?fget'Abe Lincolns' back into circulation with offers that colleetors could not re-fiifsep .Q it'Most ofthe participants were in elenien- .school althoughfweg have adults whoare out tooffiCQQi3tiiz.1ien.'jsgsBank He23flfg-Siler fibased, ..y.?fsgE1,.i 7tfiif etglay tltl t ltts g 1 7 lls' f9i1tIIQocal finaneialgiiitisfiiftiitions offeifediiiizj 32iiQ1iT'fT5 T ' I' i I 7 I cents on return ofpenniesto tiisifefdiflilonf. i 4 Q fyzfvs 1SPf?f1it 21335-isitsblaiffit fwdgiiwiifiiliiiisfii-iw? .made ast lpamy mam a ten perceniireixirn in dividends How about that for eairiijing, Ben? I 7 i ,, .. -- to fr 1 ef be tftsnxgsrrnwfrl- ilk' rstlsit Speedy Mant 1601 Fayetteville Road Warehouse Market A PART OF THE JOB for Senior Joe Baty is taking out the groceries for customers who stock up on good bargains at People's Warehouse Market where you can count on quality products and helpful service. Lookin' Back Missing out on something usual- ly leaves one wondering whether you would have liked itor not. But then again, if you will never have the chance to experience the "whatever", it leaves room only for speculation. Of 736 sophomores, juniors and seniors in school, not one attended the Middle Schoolg some missed it by only one year while others lost out by a longshot. 'KI wish I could have gone because in the sixth grade I wanted a locker, but I had to wait until seventh grade when I went to the junior high. Now the kids in the sixth grade get lockers at the mid- dle school," Junior Ellie Pitchforo declared. With the middle school being a stepping stone between gradj school and junior high, it was either an advantage- to the students' education or would have been just another obstacle in the trek to graduation day. 'I,m glad I didn't go because the teachers treat the kids like they are' still in grade school and I don't think I would have liked that,', Junior Michelle Penson stated. At the age of 12 and 13, kids :.74!?leasers 5 s . 9-if NOW PLAYING Rhodes Chevrcl I THE HIDE 84 SEEK GAME Seek your fortune when you ride in a car from Rhodes Chevrolet. We have whatever you're look- ing for... Whether it's the car of your wildest dreams or somethingjust to getyou from one end of Main to another. And if we don't have in stock what you want, we'll order it to your specifications. Come out and see the sleekest models in town at 2800 Alma Highway. RACING OFF after school, Juniors Marianne Neal and Melissa Hays get home quick in Marianne's Z-28 from f f her dad's lot at Rhodes Chevrolet. Wlmt might have been but never will Middle school missouts weren't always prepared to receive the treatment ofa young adult, but yet weren't the 'Lkids" they once were so middle school filled the time warp. "l really would have liked going to middle school because I have gotten the feel for more respon- sibility and I probably would have done better in junior highg l would have been more prepared," Junior Robyn Shores concluded. AS A FAMILIAR SIGHT to 736 students only because they pass by it every morning, the new middle school stands a short distance from the high school, the closest any high school stu- dent will ever come to it. .K ,ff wX,f p i -.Q gf. V7 Advertising! C319 i Kiiiiiiser Kettle 3 creates masterpieces for the connosieur of candy. Located at 6300 Alma Highway Van Buren 'Dau't get the no uewo Get the Bell Trucking D Tradition has it that IHYBZQQ MYQHB when you want s s tt something and fast 0 t t t t c 3 e 'ff' you ring a bell. 2504 Industrial Park Road 474-3443 P. O. Box 369 Van Buren 474-8027 Made up ofdifferent professional businessmen, the Rotary Club of Van Buren performed community service projects not for their own public recognition but to better the community. Each member, chosen by invita- tion only, represents a separate business classification and up- holds the mottog Service above Self. "Our motto is Service above Self and our purpose is to help the community. I've been a Rotary Club member for a little over six years but I'm on a leave of absence at the moment," History instructor Joe Stranathan commented. Loolcin At Each year members participat in several different service projects some as a whole and some in dividually, although all business i, done through the board of direo tors. One project done each year by thi club was the awarding o scholarships, ranging in differen amounts with a total given ofSl5, 000 to 318,000 Funds came fron the annual Farmer Jones Suppe held in the spring and a trust func from former members. Differen qualifications were required fo' eligibility of the scholarships. 'fLast year we assisted in "Ok y e .4 eoytes , esyts sys,ey ""':' 5 i.-,- leasers buy our name HIGH, Everyone's Doing I'l'! Seniors sell candy to earn SSS for their banquet. Juniors sell candy to earn SSS for the prom. Sophomores sell candy to earn SSS for the future. And everybody who's anybody gets their candy and SSS from f "Darin No Moneylfifioiifdithink someone it would show a little consideration and would be a little generous onfa?gay's,birthday." On those special occasioiis, ifirststop after the 3 p.rn. exodus from school was the mailbox. Depending on,t11ehciiday,,routines varied, but basica1ly,ietfee1ft3l'ie envelope, hold it up to the light, rip'it',opegi5a31dehop,e for the green- iyccor , 4 ef osrt Qottr f g iooo if i Q T f A i eC11r1ef1i1eS. card is ' tist lim ,rtio .1 coio A S hether' iseceivin g ' birthday, holidaysorf'eyei355,gifadi1aitionicards Q ,stemmed from ornot, some kind of special emotionwasalivaysifeltwhen 2022562 ffjfhg one .saw his name on the ki 0 0 0 0 outside of an envelope, telyA , Ek atBeHTruc Dlsirl butlng , "Everyone likes a littleeeigtra money in the birthday cards, but itfsjgthegfthought that Cgfgnts. K I , AVL, kK,r f,tL 5 ,V . If wakes e the 1309 N' 31 Fort Smith, AR if f i S U YB 'inger" for Windows Arenal: 'ansporting you P9 v seen T w s in our Om winailows, ou'll b - D there geued ts 5001319 in and browse 'ld through and owe Just for Loolaers SWK Our cars do more than spin wheels.. Quit spinning yours ot 500 Towson Avenue Q brand items CENTRAL MALL sg1Q551QinQQ1Qgd businessme iiil otary Service Club ort Daysu and helped raise funds or the Stepping Stone School. Also ach year we send two students to rkansas Boys State, this year eniors Greg Lovett and Scott Mc- rayer attended," principal Bill lMitchell related. Even with all the things the club kloes for the community, people still erenit aware of exactly what the club was all about. So at regular meetings members invited guests, with some guests including presidents of various clubs and organizations here at school. "I was the only girl there when Mr. Mitchell took me to a meeting. I felt really privileged. We sang songs, prayed, ate lunch and then had a business meeting," Student Council President Teresa Morton recalled. BOYS STATE delegate Senior Scott McBrayer waits on the bus to tour the capitol. Scott was sponsored by the Rotary Club. Advertising! Co ConsnmefeReport - Sooner or later,.it all means 'pay' 'Ch ' ' but for that It To go shoppinigwithyno Another good advanef lost their newness, the p money was Hssailiteees-1. tage was the fact.creditfigsl2.fhiI1fi1arrived and old dad. sidered a ecards were Svaferff down,s01'1ly's But -WhBTl iC3.Sl1- 1 vip W ca1'I'yP5 A.AA 1 that ffmust haveiw-l'i realli 'hefdiff 'f1'Hve1i11HiI1 his sa andthenthsi sometimes L -talfkgfgfffimeir vacation. e f o, , 1 'Qgff'2gy51g Started all overt parents into handing "While I was in Europe again. over the creditcards to buy that special something. f ul use credit .cards mainly 'to buy records and make-up,'7 Senior Marla Smith stated. s S on vacation they seemed the only safe way to travel," Senior Vikki Odell commented. But after that Wild shopping spree ended and the new clothes had .,"aIt's great to get something without S money but it sure hurts when the bill comes in," Senior Tim Akins closed. What do the Pointers and Pepsi have in common: Beverage Products J Corporation Fort Smith Division 3701 SOUTH ZERO PO, Box 6148 646-0123 FORTSNMTH,ARKANSAS72ME i In our shop or on the spot Fayetteville Road in Van Buren 4101 Towson in Fort Smith Lookin' Back All students went through it: six years of school they couldn't wait to leave, yet wished time after time later that they would return to- grade school. HI canit get over how much fun we all had at Oak Grove Elemen- taryf, Senior Rodney Wiley revealed. 'Especially the last two, 'cause we won the city basketball championship both years." Five elementary grade schools separated high school students, later fully assimilated, into isolated groups of kids ignorant of future friends. HAt Sophia Meyer school we all stuck together and didnlt venture very far out to find friends from different schoolsf' Junior Angela Sparks admitted. i'lt's sorta funny that I was living in the same town with four times as many grade school kids as l had ever known, and had never cared to find outwho any of the people from the other schools were." However some students felt at ease in mixing with kids from four other schools upon entrance into Junior High. A few never ex- perienced the fear ofgoing to a new class not knowing any of the other students. 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"Because I lived out in "the sticksw or "boonies" out in Kibler, I didnlt go into Van Buren much, so there was no way to get to know other kids," Junior Randy Arnold related, Still, though they'd be separated from friends made in Junior or Senior High School, most admitted theyld be thrilled to relive the carefree days of grade school. "I'd do anything to be able to go back to City Heights," Senior Roger Graham concluded. l'It was such a fun time that I'd love to throw away what I have now and return," AdvertisingfCo Do you sometimes envy those people with great hair? 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Sounds odd but without member Mr. Don Martin stated. booster clubs to help provide the UWe also provide lots of spirit for necessary extras, teams and fans the team by ringing cowbells and 7 could findthemselvesin asituation going to the gamesf' he added. similiar to this. Band boosters on the other hand 0 , ' purchase and furnish letterjackets Pointer booster club members and buses plus pay for much ofthe b purchased the new press box and end of the year trips. 2 field house while the band boosters HWe work hard at and outside tiled in early before home games to athelic functions in order to raise provide popcorn, hot dogs and the funds needed," president E pokes for all attending. with the Janice Lowder commented. it , fs CLEAN TIRES make the car look better as Junior Ricky Rogers washes his Goodyear Polyglass tires Get your fill! 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OP helm 01' 0 1, Q 71?a1nmye.gfZfi.a11ytrfriSilai'mf.. .iE535f?ig9 951 fliifghed 1 ' f Q , ' Ql' f 'w S 1 W iariiiously 514,ifWhiler'iliere werdthe' 1 ii' 1" n" 'K I Ready to RETIRE? If youlre ready to retire the treads on your vehicle, Turman Pierce should be your first stop. Located at 14 Sz Main Streets in Van Buren, the Goodyear Store stocks a Wide variety of custom tires. Fans who care Band-aids, boosters The boosters bus takes a heavy load off of athletic team members parents and cheerleader and drill team members parents on the problem of how to get to the game without driving them to the far away games. "I enjoy the charter buses to out of town games. lt lets our parents come down and enjoy the game at their leisuref' Senior Steve King concluded. WITH WATCHFUL EYES, "Band- aids' Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ray stand guard over instruments as members take a third quarter break. Advertisingfco 1.. . Consumer Report, O Kids complained of plained about eating of what the next meal 535552955 foofis . 4 yet draft sfoodssime class wvsldcontaiewhyeeifes afwffffday hrfrrdreds inf wanted to eats: horse' of canning A Y the students debated on the choice of school lunch or the s concession stands But-ileifen with all tlies complaints the lunch roomswas filled with peo- vleafsrifdayasthe Seas onesfiiizho wereslater seeii eating dessertga snickers or twinkee, in the concesf Si0I1rstf'f1ir1fi- QAliIiibugh dinghy Cffifiliv but had to settle with at of the many fast food Sfofserbecalaasf laclsaf e timefff '-'e e S "I edon't have much time betweengwork and SCHQQL S0 1559? by-'Z1i41,e andfjzick upfisomethiiig fastqgjunk food," Senior Jerry Pere replied. up Wiiha800ilf1P9alinfSf39 storiiach anffitheithouglit appetite with snacks of junk food. g g ffl 3489 mylllilch 11106253 eitiierf at thegfconceasfon stand during break or after school while play- favsrlfe .sieve trodici gaznelfffm allways hungry and junk food holds me over till dinner Juniqswrle Lopez enfaa s l GOOD TASTE T DOESN'T HAVE TO COST A FORTUNE S 95 Taco Hut 604 Broadway 474-0575 Your one place to stop 24 hours a day at 805 Fayetteville Road in Van Buren. THANK HEAVEN for 7-1 1's coffee, Junior Terry Bourlon takes a break with a cup full while Senior Debbie King helps herself to a Big Gulp drink from the fountain area and Senior Matt Jones gets a Sunkist orange drink out of the cooler. 1 Lookin' Back The first years of school always held special memorials for students. Grade school provided the basics of educations in the primary '4 Ris all administered by that person who became Well known by the end ofnine months of constant pampering- the grade school teacher. "My second grade teacher was something else,', Senior Tammy Myers disclosed. "She was very young and had this super ability to act out different characters' parts while reading stories to us. But what was really neat was that not only did she make it pretty challenging to us little second graders, but she also spent a whole lot of time with us before Christmas in preparation of a play." Most students remember mainly all the easy, fun aspects of grade school. Elementary teachers almost always came through with plenty ofplayground gamesduring recess or fun activities inside the classroom. "We had one really big teacher who went out and played football with us," Junior Terry Watts laughed. "I really think he had as much fun as we didf, Because the whole seven hours of ro leasers Cashing In 81 Checking Out The Place that earns you money Superior IE"'ec1er'a,1 Savings and Loan With 2 convenient locations 1 20 Clov erleaf Plaza 1 1 04 Broadway What do new and used cars and trucks, Hale's, w SL w and farm utility trailers have in common? Franklin Trailer Sales and Motor Co. C. J. Franklin, Owner 474-8370 it latest styles at the cheapest Prices. 10 South 7th 474-9942 Talk Aboui' A Close Shave! lim Smith's Barber Shop can give you just that and more. House broken? ll' it is. let HOMEBUILDERS SUPPLY help with the repairs. Homebuilders stocks Check Ollt Jim's for the supplies and inziterials, as well as tools. to service till levels ol' construction from the BARBERS: Rick Glass, Stanley Glass, Dalton Griffis and A.C. Champion. ground up. lo do your best. stzirt with the best. Start with lalonnebuilrdletrgs Supply 474-6862 lileason iiii S vary Elementary teachers leave impressions each day of each week were spent with the same teacher, students got E-rim know their instructors quite well. owever at times this aspect of grade school life became altered. "I remember that for about ten weeks we had this really old sub- stitute teacher because our homeroom teacher was in the hospital," Senior Kevin Metheny eported. "I used to get sick of my and brighten at the Ceachers thought of substitutes, but after that one, l've changed my mind!" A majority of students remember having a favorite grade school teacher that stood out above the rest. However in some instances the reasons proved unworthy. "My fourth grade teacher was pretty cool,', Senior Lindsey Actkinson laughed. "He never assigned us homework at all, and he had a bad habit of falling asleep in class, allowing us to do what we wanted!" Memorable events filled the days of grade school for students. With one teacher administering all education in all different subjects for the whole year, most students couldn't help but dwell on their old elementary teachers when reminiscing the fun and frolic associated with those very first days of school. AdvertisingfCo 1 se ',-V is .Q -1- -D W' it. .Hi QA- 5.6" X YY in in .F JA,-K Y. Bing 'l lull ' 'Vi S K :Ili-. fit xg f -Q 'i M.-'i e - - - N X ,ff I its -:ii l . mi- XX X .I X L, 1 lx A .Ii Wi ago-,7 N K X I N 5:sff-Q vllriil' ?'g3l-"WWW x X X . X X . X , , K. - lin- 'Bilil' x I 1" aaam imzs - ' "" W' I H' 4-w5'2i1r'f' X ' 'Hx if W l Yi f K X X f T f it iii: l a 1 I r 3 lip- X ,fees X X I I K ll Q ' 'Ili' , If X ' I i 4' Q wif -L I l flliil 1 pi f 1, ,gl ' ipfla i j' ,---- Wqi. ,i'o.. '!iEfiiiw. A J-l ' -A A -,,.,f f n , ,., i?lg,i,.lyEE 4ix.- f. SIS YYY S Q This Country In The Autumn of ts imc? There are those who say it is so. That we have lost our sense of pride, and quality no longer is a way of life. We disagree. We believe that pride and quality are still very much a part of this country . . . this community. .. and Whirlpool. This is not the onset of winter . , . but the advent of spring. . J F t7 i ky 17514 ff, if 7 f L 3,7-0. Vflllrlpfopyl lilahging by a thread! Choose the latest styles from Cam pus Sportswear featuring shirts vests and pants or three-piece suits from the most fashionable designers or Swans Formal Weai for those special occasions. Be the best dressed man on your blocli with clothes from Paul's Men Shop lnc. Lookin' At Often work and pleasure com- bined themselves in student lives- and this proved especially true for those who stayed actively involved in their church activities straying from the normal routines of school. "A lot of times I donlt finish my homework because of churchf, Sophomore Denise Bankston ad- mitted, "but when it comes to church parties I have to do my homework firstg itls a house rule," she frowned. Although there were parties hosted by youth groups and trips to save up for that promised lots of fun, students discovered there was work to be completed also. Nl'm a bus captain for the children,s church at First Assembly ofGod and l really enjoy itf, Sophomore Marcia Daniel replied. "lt,s work, butit doesn't really demand much except love and thatis not hard at all to givef, she smiled. Despite the sometimes grueling work, most found they forgot their own sacrifices when they could see how others benefited from their efforts. 'gl used to go shopping on Satur- day mornings with my momf' lA8iease,s Wtissesyesf A - ,lass-seesssav SURROUNDED BY YARDS and yards of fashions, Junior George Kramer finds his choice a hard one as he goes through all the great looking suits at Paul's Men Shop, Inc. Men Shop Inc. P lHay O nev s l ra rf Qniil y V V s is 2 s No ir" finatteri Ai's I Where students turnedii they were faced with a deci- sion. Either the job that took upfiiithe butififijividedr spending money or the studies ,that were re- quired ,to make passing A I I "I to my homework done in class because I go to work right , after school andgQdon't have roit spareftime, but it,Sif'WOYth'if uzsi when Friday gets here and I ,,jSeGh0o1I theenexti ,Gerson have irnoifieyf' Jiinior Robert 'Lloyd I coin' mented. ' I Q eiro This remained thecase 'wererft offered a choice. Either they worked and , theirjared bodies to itlieyi sindiiiiey from goold 'el' Mom and Dad for those small lux- faries. uvq- gi I ' I f 5feS'Un1,oarding rtmcksfifer Mellon aids 'kept mel up all night 'and I -didrft haveiftoo much time tiff restf much less do any? school workf But they mosey I sotyrforhiit helped m9'?5LIt"r Juiiier isac B eniilefvffi Foster explained. I But when others were Sierieea raiaeifeirv siebsisl theirs oifia A S remeilied those? wheflacked outand had it made. "toni y workrfeur hours, a iisyeyeand had week-ends free," Senioif Vanita Means bragged. , THE DRE STORE MORE than pencil and paper, We keep the artist supplied... We keep the office supplied... We keep the student supplied... We keep you supplied! Arkansas School and Office Supply READY TO GO to work, Junior Susie Terry walks out with an armload of supplies from the 17 South UM S 91 A k S h 1 474-5932 123 North 22 783-8921 an5'3fffiC2Q'gi,pp,j, mas C 00 'Church is a lot more than...' Sunday school lessons Sophomore Martha Thomas began, Hbut now I use that time to work on the bus ministry. It's definitely worth it because it makes me feel really good to know that I am helping othersf, Obviously, for those who don't mind giving of themselves,church groups provided the perfect oppor- tunity to help others and help yourself. IN CHRISTMAS SPIRIT, Denise Bankston, Cindy Parrish, Marcia Daniel and Shelly Grayson perform during the holidays as a part of the First Assembly of God's Singing Chrishnas Tree. Advertising! C I -as lu O Q. N R GT IIS Co um N R Who rates at the top TR L l J of the fashion plate? PHARMACY .lust what the 0NTHEPOINTERTRAILand close to school, Pointer Trail Pharmacy is located con- veniently to serve you. 19 West Pointer Trail 474-1 193 - . 9 continues as Monday s weekencl's salvation g "Will you go out with me this weekend?" At one time, it took courage to mumble those eight little words to that special girl sittin g next to you in geometry. 1 Now it takes courage and a full days work to finance the date if she accepts. .. "I spend about S15 to S20 on an average date, but it doesn't bother me to spend tne money," Senior Scott McBrayer opened. "It's expensive even if you just go to a movie and go out to eat," Sophomore Bobby Swaim Stated tugging at his billfold, ' Most guys admit that they don't worry so much about how much money they spend, but who they spend it on. "Money doesn't really matter... I don't mind spending money on a date if I like the girl. But I admiteoa date at home watching TV is a lot easier on my walletf' Sophomore Wally Titsworth admitted. Dating, as old as Adam and Eve, continues the reason to liveuntil day and hottest piece of gossip on Monday--at any cost. THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE 5 V emitwwa M 1 ..m.a..W.u .MW wwmwmua WWW e.v.e.e.e:f.eswMfa, .,..,..,,,s ,MWWW wmma.. V -QNN e,.w,Wm--fWaNW.,lW.aeeW,..mwv-1-...M. , 'I hate youli' If you werenit my best friend l'd never talk to you S again 0 Q Best friends-through everything from the laughter of "good ole' times" spent together to the dirty name-calling and actual fights when disagreements arose, almost everyone had that one friend left from grade school or remaining close through high school that they insisted would remain a best friend for life. 1 "Judy and I have been friends E since kindergarten. She's like my si left arm and I'm like her rightf, s X in 2 Junior Susan Jones laughed. s fe 3 "There's no doubt in my mind that we'll keep in touch as We grow alot older." Certain characteristics appear in almost all best friendships. The classic sharing lockers, always eating lunch together, appearing at school functions together or spen- ding most other leisure time in the company of each other made most best friends known as a single group instead of two different peo- ple. "VVhenever someone is looking for me, they naturally go ask my best friendf' Junior Vikki Coleman explained. HI think itis neat! e leasers oTammy Canady O Kevin Furr oleanna Hembera 0 David Furr I Kristi Miller Why? Because they shop Hunt's in CioverIeafgPIaza! xx' 6 9 0 ee" McDonald's I lo Alma Highway 474-0916 HOT GOLDEN FRIES to go, an order filled by Senior Kim Winborn as she scoops up a bag full for a waiting customer. Love, hate, love, hate... Very best of They're always referring to either one of us as 'Vikki and Tammy' instead ofjust one of usii' There also existed those friendships that most students didnit know aboutg in which cases, some appeared not to have a best friend. c'My best friend goes to a different school and most kids here at school don't even know him,', fri ds Sophomore Scott Palmer explaim- ed. "The only real strange thing about it is that most of my other friends wonder what I do with myself on weekends." Of course with all good came some bad. Sometimes events happened that caused friendships to dwindle. "I thought we would always be friends, but after we had a real serious fight it became impossible to ever be close againf, Sophomore Cathy Winn sighed. WHERE THERE' ONE, there's three. Friends for life, Sophomores Jan Housley, Shawn Coots and Edwina Meadows "gossip', over lunch. AdvertisingfCo We back what we sell NOW vw don't have to be Arkansas wen-off to bl L a m P 3305 Kibler Road l l ff i BACKING THE POINTERS, Junior co-head Leslie 1981-82 cheerleaders are Mitchell, Sophomores Teresa Junior head Teresa Sullivan, Stickler, Claire Mayville and Sophomores Hope Wimberly, Junior Cathy Darter. Danene DOSS, Amy Riggs, 711 Broadway 474-8068 Lookin' At Bright lights slowly dim mm 3 single spotlight on state, revealing one lone actress. And as the orchestra begins to play she bursts into a solo, backed up with a male chorus line which then leads into a song and dance number. Although all on stage were amateurs the audience was still captured by the talent shown, hard- ly believing that the people on stage were just neighbors, friends, or relatives turned into stars for a night, during the production of a musical at the King Opera House. "I just love performing on stage when at least I know there are eyes on me, it gives me a feeling o' importance," Junior Nancy Tayloi confessed. Living through nerve racking auditions and five hour nightlg practices, the cast, dedicated to its work, stuck it out until opening night when they had the pleasure of knowing they were appreciated knowing by the loud applause anc shouts of encore which came fron the audience Watching. "I first got interested in acting through my parents and now Ijusw love itl It's fun just to have a small part, at least you're a part of the group and can take pride when 2 "i' leasers rawford County 0'l'0l" ompcmy Comfort doesn't have to cost a fortune when you buy a Ford-with us it's a standard feature. From Fiestas to Mustangs, LTD's to Thunderbirds. We have the car designed es- pecially for you. TEST DRIVING a new car is the best part of shopping for a car. Junior Karen Campbell gets ready to drive a new Ford from Crawford County Motor Co. 1 ter 1 but ranks iur is rarre entiead mou and shape. children faround my little fingerf .Sophomorggr 1 Molly itkiall depends onwhat I do to deserve it," con xigenl, 5 I Morrow whispered while wgsgphamore yignrlildwina simpiegrSfigiilassmate653519hanieQsliileadows adeiizfitted- . iilthenf for fa fandl i my yiair 2 if 1 gocidfiatifribeing fhffgrows covexffffigdad g'iV6S'TfI6?r'3'ilOfL.U good or doingdivhat you costsjgofrop clothes, .Some winllat the con should, allowances lie. 'fQf.dates,,recorfis,letc. With gy-game while others have handouts from' homey I .Q ,CUWGSQ wfgisikaive t0.gB5Ss'ifl'4.havH i0 g9e1F119iHHe to as H 5f5?52tff555512??5i1'et . 1 Qvllfffff riu fGi??3i?ie'heC2SSifii'2Sfi1li5fi HH V0i?ff5gi??f5?5k1Ug 1 H525 Theresa., Barker Yfabundant stufieiitfs life. ullfggiiivolid . Wffifk l.l.i 'for the fleevealed. totl ' I f money. I,:'i-' ,, Ei ui, 'fl get .anjfallowance Put yourself into 'the Fashion Picture lMi12adi'o skid 1112 East Main SL Cloverleaf Plaza 474-8584 MANNEQUIN LIKE, Sophomore Susan McBride "models" her choice of an outfit found at MiLadies Fashions. KOHP affords students X , , REHILARSALS promised a regular routine for Sophomore Kim White who goes over lmes with other members of A the fall production "Carnival" cast. they've done goodfy Junior Lisa Eddy proclaimed. Great plays such as "Music Man" and 4'Arkansas Showboatn had been performed by various different groups of citizens. The best part about it all was that as amateurs the actors and actresses knew it was all for fun and therefore could make their shot at stardom one big adventure. Advertising! C Q. il' . Renerf k i . . as Asteroids apmapaa-5 is Hstarwd ten-s for fllrikfiflven i after lfssshoolvi 30,1112 onisiircliext camgffpinballfl5,?,fgiaxir1ateur,'55555,hard cpciplayefsififiist woiffgfgive Atta ri, Simon and like Pacman can be futile A the mplaizhine upffuntil Asteroids. Ari electronic "I think itis fun to play they'vefspent S4 to S5 on craze-designed, to emp- even if I don't play really it. - f s tyyour p0Ck6iQ1S,Q 1 r sosi QWGU- Asteroids is harder, "On average I 5 4 l live fgotiffftirne togiQiaecausesrygiiitelreallyehaiie v Qw QspendiaE5S1Q50ever5fiEin1eI waste I usualiy iplay a' at moto i concentrate to keep play, iiiitffor a person to few games of pinball, but I haverft gotten hooked from getting your ships blown up," p Sophomore spend S4 and 955 at a- time is ridiculous!" Gary onpitrsolspendyery little ,lplielly Lovette stated.,jQ,, Lincl-isa, s'obo manager: of f time Swhen seee Sfiifiew Q f c,5kafHWsridise C,0H?l?Q1dBd Jwiori Haroidii?McKeefffthemselvesfgin the mood as heirtidropped another commit exited. Some games involve for a good sl.o game of Pac- inan, they found quarter lrls in the machine launching another space concentrationgand skill ftlxemselvesg, ,Waitingsin war. esle .A .A A A e e., ' A lyrs 4 Gwsilrs o 6 enmmjfiincdlselli twill?" "Q Sm , PHONE lll8 E. MAIN ST. 474-3431 VAN BUREN ARK. Mhlswer Closed to time Siclkiw 5Dn. Charles Cllfimlneiiq 1'-+1 5' WITH A MOUTHFUL of deliciou pizza, Senior Lindsey Actkinso devours a slice with his favorit topping from Pizza Parlour. Lookin' Back icosh Fred, what are we going to do tonight? This town is boring!" "Oh come on man! What are you talking about? There's plenty to dog we could go skating or play tennis or electronic games or grab a burger or..." The old complaint about Van Buren not having any attractions offering entertainment used to hold much truth. Students and all members of the community either drove to neighboring towns for any fun or tried unsuccessfully to find satisfaction in an "old as the hills" movie theatre showing outdated movies or going out to eat at several inexpensive drive-ins or cafe's. "I remember back in grade school when the big thing on Fri- day nights was to go skating at the old Pointer Roller Rink that had torn-up wooden floors," Senior Carla Coker reminisced. "It was either that or go see old Walt Dis- ney movies at the musty Bob Burns Theatre." But with each year adding hun- dreds to the city's population, new and better places for amusement and leisure sprang up along the streets, with sometimes even the streets being new. Students took certain notice of major eating es- ifffiii C3 SCI' S The PIZZA PARLDUR boasts a list of good Don't just remember -0 THE sooo fiasigia OLD DAYS avlo I 'Pizza 'Cavatini 'Salad Pizza Parlour was S! .A Remember when you could go into the dime store and smell the aroma of freshly popped, hot buttered popcorn. Those days aren't gone. Yeager's Ben Franklin still specializes in providing life as it was in the discount store at prices which will surprise you. Don't forget that the hardware store offers the same value with friendly service. SURROUNDED BY PUMPKINS. Junior Deborah Yeager fixes a display for Halloween at her dad's Ben Franklin store. Yeager's Ben Franklin and True Value Hardware 474-6620 Changes in Landscape 0lds's out, new's in, tablishments including Mc- Donald's, Wendy's, Pizza Hut, Long John Silvers, Sonic Drive In and Kentucky Fried Chicken, all drastic changes to the town. 'tTo a lot of people in other towns the addition of a Wendy's or Mc- Donald's doesn't seem like a big deal at all," Senior Kim Winborn explained. "But to see the huge crowds of people who flocked to our McDonald's the day it opened, you'd think everyone considered it the greatest thing that had ever happened!" Other introductions brought citizens locations for more sportive activities. Municipal lighted tennis courts, the new Skateworld roller rink, Lee Creek Park adding a boat dock and picnic tables along the Arkansas River, plus two 7-11's housing electronic games gave students many choices of enter- tainment. Main Street in downtown brought efforts to renovate all storefronts on the street to their original state, complete with simulation old-timey gas lights. "I guess all the work paid off,', Junior Lisa Dye speculated. "They attracted a major movie studio so much they filmed a civil war movie here." With the population growing ano Van Burenls number of entertain- ment establishments growing proportionally, students could no longer find a valid complaint on leisure activities the community had to offer. Advertisingfco 9magiuuliuu can 'reality Make that room you've been dreaming of come true with furnishings from the TlwD Choose from wallpaper, paint and wicker accessories and furniture. FAN-BACKED CHAIRS keep sisters Candy and Lisa Eddy cool 474 5488 while relaxing after school at their parent's shop, The Decorator ' , Center. 701 Maln When saving for i your future, we have lots of interest. Y TRUST COMPANY Sixth SL Webster 474-6801 FDIC PHONE ANSWERING, a part of the job for Senior Teri Thomas who works at Peoples Bank as a receptionist. Lookin' At iLook Maybelle! Theyive even got hitching postsln If someone happened to be stroll- ing Mainstreet last September they probably heard excited ex- clamations like that by the hun- dreds. Everything between an OHHI and an AHH! And not over just hitching post either, but rather over a reincarnation of Gettysburg and Vicksburg. For three days during September, a tide of Hollywood enthusiasm rose and swept over Van Buren as Columbia pictures quickly moved into the local scene. Temporarily migrating from Bur- bank, California the production company set up to lavishly begin the transformation of a modest laid back downtown mainstreet into an amazing mirage of the civil wars past for the television mini-series, the Blue and the Gray. "It was really fascinatinglw ex- claimed Sophomore Elissa Jensen. "That's the first time I ever really got to see a movie being made, and I loved itlu Citizens took advantage of rare and unforgettable opportunities to actually get to see movie greats such as Stacie Keach, Peter "Bosley" Doyle, and David "Jim looked at as a time to ,1 , ,er 5 It's not whether you win or lose, but how well you eat after the game. 474-8218 Fifth Sc Broadway A COKE T0 GO, an order filled by Sophomore Barbara Bernard who works at Sonic Drive-In. r o,o' f looGroo2l1 + . Just 'S e o :' 1 engaged in '1'i1OVi6S, o,Ao Q lqwl - eating out, dating or A - eolo pg ,eoo 0 attending activities by. the s ,wol ' l B B 'f'o2 e,lo B lBoBfB fs,r:SCh003S and .vhvrehesi 2 BlB'ho. 'ff?fi??2?-534.001andevtiieeiiifftllirwhiie Uthfffsi le'lg W 096515 HB 'make oncieffififfeifffEfgbodl bookf the study'iiiiivgfi:fg2fQiA6veir 0 the "" cost me argued c weekend. weekletpztdpffysli T 'easily grade," he admitted. T llBlold'o 0 Though "entertain- forgottexrf B,oBioBo at's what ment" proved different studentsfleoked for and paid forinjgrjder to escape alifieetin g new people anclftalking to old friends for every student on the Pointer Trail, all includ- the regjuiiaiglties of school ,things IVe11i0y95f' ed friends in piiil f their Brie- ,Boit Biotdt iotti, i Cfuislsifigkilfffdefinitions-B J llfi r is tillti.B l olitli UHs,Wifll:li5f?1FiQ5Pf'2f3P10 fthe' '51 thinks'Qfitsffxfyou like beinggiaigiijifdind, weekeadssegfygsphomore ,BBia so thats eneftsssmsntf Gary YGMZSCY replied. "I Those who tired of:fQJunior Becky Mingicon- roaming the streets ciu ded. Students become actors, actresses 'The Blue Xz The Gray' Bobv Harper. But they weren't the only ones to suffer under the in- tense heat ofthe spotlight and 100 plus degree temperatures. Students playing extra parts found that ac- ging wasn't all it was stacked up to e. "They say acting .isnlt all glamour and its not. I sweated through the scene about 20 or more times and I was sure glad when 7:30 came around," Junior Lisa Eddy admitted. But no matter the personal ex- penses, most agreed it was well worth it. Afterall, it's not every day that Van Buren stars in a movie. WITH A CRY to take up arms, David Doyle acts out a union recruiter as local "extras" play their roles with enthusiasm. Several high school students helped with the three-day filming. B 5 5 E Advertisingfco i ffConsumer Report takes s Ll ff w Q Q w , s giiifYeu leant I that, its I one. b ' W '. I I ' F .?ffMake him give it back, Fm tel1ing.m0fI!!'y f.i.-WICIIQS another. A.te1QPhone rings, itisfthes b"ibrat's mother U wwf . a be if g is evsq,it1iii3a?1'.s.he masks, homer, f . it l .ess f laik their . b ffl can't really ,date yet because It just .iijsxxrned 15Q so it deesnit take that much time ,sasyaybaom my boyfriencbybut I can thinkgefa fgqietsefsfhin ss .I weaiigtethef do with fffieffiiesff r 'NMV fs 5w w baeysiaaiaand webwereaweteeifie' Whef1iffiTesE3ee2fS1.e0f5HP ifeemsnf feefisiiteyebeutl 2-H helffeeef iff . i??f395Pi? ChUStm?t?if?5???? ESSSS2 added. as I I .w tflflfiifli wfilf, . 5 There's a STRIKE down every lane... M i d I a n d 785-2551 North 328z ups makeia gsahgfeerthe nearest 5 55 r 5555 f .55q sa'lbit,fzig213J ibabysitrfeiraifazf yfgi? S We put the , fun back into Van Buren Now there's no need to go across the river for an evening's fun. When y 0 u W al k in t 0 Skateworld, it's a whole new world. Elec- tronic games, a giant, color television and the best of food at the con- cession area give you all you could want in good entertainment. You can skate, too! SPEED SKATING is in. With the cor- rect gear and the right determination Junior Kenny Lennier goes for the win with top notch speed. B 0 w I Kelly Highway Lookin' Back Hearts pounded, eyes turned dreamy and stomachs became what felt like playgrounds for butterflies as students experienced the first symptoms of "real lovefi HI've always felt like I was floating on air the first time I thought I loved someonefi Sophomore Iloug Knittig smiled. 'Alt was a great experience for me the first timef, Though falling in love was great from some, for others it came as a traumatic experience as they hit the romantic scene believing that old myth that Hlove is foreverw which left them with the agony of defeat and a broken heart which took until the next morning to mend. 'il rememberliking this one guy a lot and we got along fine too,'i Sophomore Teresa Stickler related. "I wanted it to always be that way, but like someone once said 'All good things must come to an end., It did and I thought my life as a first grader had ended too," she sighed. While the number of endless loves seemed to decline, there were always a few who set out to prove l1 eaSel'S Ge new places. Discover new adventures. A Ilow? By faking some time off in Cl new Dodge Ram! ,X ww A DREAM com e true...ahnost, but for Junior Linda Breeden when her dream does come true, the pick of the crop awaits her choice at -Breeden Dodge. 646-4731 5900 Highway 71 South in Fort Smith bounding hearts, growling stomachs J that romance was still alive and thriving in the world. One can really never be sure Where upuppy lovev will take them. g'Maybe 21 years isn't forever, but my husband and I will be working Jn it and it started as one of those giggly rornancesf, Mrs. Tonia . laygrouncl puppy love Holleman, art teacher, laughed. Most guys express those dreams in finding Mrs. Right and most girls begin their hope Chests plan- ning for that special day when they become Mrs. Right. But all agreed that the Hlooking around in hopes of finding" remained the best half' of love. SHARING HIS WAGON, Junior Ricky Stickler finds a friend in Junior Melissa Hays. iPhoto recopied from Rick's Mom's Collectionj AdvertisingfC 2 I Try ll . " ff" You 'll know fha! all printing Shop 'f Highway 59 Non 'Process color speciolists 'Four color webb printing 'Completely equipped offset printing 'Corbon business forms Coiisotidated Cpnimtimg 1712 East Main 474-8036 Body 474-1153 GOOD AS NEW is what Seniors Myra Meadows and Mitzi Nelson l can expect at Jrs. Lookin' At N i . -if easers Traditional weekend Cruising the town took a turn offthe streets and into the parking lots with gas priees soaring over the 351.350 mark. Students found eongregating in groups outside their parked vehicles, aptly labeled "parking lot parties", an economical and more enjoyable alternative. "I get to hear a lot more juiey gossip by just sitting in a parking lot with friendsf, Sophomore Mic-helle Akins laughed. "It'salot1 harder to talk to different people it you're cruising in a gas guxzling ear." Other reasons existed for students' parking lot parties. Many ae- eustomed to attending bail games, movies or other forms of entertain- ment were forced to stay out on the streets when their favorite pastimes were seemingly absent. "When We have out of town games, a buneh of us hang out in a parking lot and listen to the game on the ear radio," Junior Ricky Stiekler confirmed. HThat way it takes very littlegas just enough to get to our favorite lot and then home again." Yet a problem existed with the turning to parking lost partiesthe host. Oftentimes, the business Hey guys! Ifyour body is out of shape and doesn't attract the ladies, get it slim-lined like the newest models on the market. Your automobile not only has to run smooth- ly to attract, but has to look the part too. Jr's. Body Shop does the best work at the best price. Cogizmer g M Luxuiies via A dollar down and a dollar for the rest of your life...that's one way of i putting it-putting it into your closet that is. With r high costs, low budgets.. 4 and inflated tastes, lay-ae So, QI put them in lay-a- wrayffr Senior Lisa Har- mon v explained, with almost any transaction involving money. . responsibilities xveredihvolved. Students later, I still had not paid so back to the racks went all my stuff. Not only had I lost what I had in lay-a- way, but the down pay- ment as well." Sophomore Shelly Grayson lamented. High prices and near- empty pocketbooks r gave most little hope of ever buying anything of target value. But with lay-al ways, those items became a dream come ways were a popular way ifftigy didnt hold for many to yyobtaia, epep e theirjblld of the various consumer ' iatr itheyjmight lose otherwise only dreamed.5gjffigregitliiaagexpeoted. i . . abmlf- 1 kee, . i - "Prices are "Lili f 21 these daysythat :shop until no way I could go outielnd mail buy a pair ofl Calving that niyfpayment true, Klein jeans all at once.. Weeks Meet Dale Lopez, ex-hamburger holdout! Dale thought he didn't like hamburgers. But then, he'd never tasted the hamburgers at Mug 'n Jug. They turn hamburger-holdouts into hamburger lovers. tug 6 RQDOT BEER 11 4. 2502 Alma Highway 474-8541 2, N '::..-:ff i Pros or cons Parking lot proprietors found themselves Vic- tims of littering and vandalism and resorted to calling the "local authorities." "I was in a crowded parking lot one night and some people started yelling and throwing coke bottles. Theowncr ofthe store came around and told us in no uncertain terms to leave the premises, but I can't parties blame him. But Where does that leave us'?,' Senior Darrell Spencer questioned. Whether to save gas, catch up on the latest gossip or to simply kill time for a lack of nothing better to do, students discovered cruising Main expensive and opted to go throw themselves a "parking lot party." PARTY DOWN at a savings of S20 in gasoline when you park the car on a local business' lot rather than cruisin, main. AdvertisingfCo justing to but at the same time had EXACTING ATTENTION to perfection by hair stylist Al Caetano gives Senior Vikki Odell a new hair style with relief from high prices at Al's low rates. Anyway you want it 1 Will give it to you. Hair Clinic 429 North 20 474-5777 1fJi5fifLTff S I 'I' - 5 7 :71, i S ' 2,., lk. .S Wisii loaepigs WOUOQSIRIG SOOIEI Actually I love two steady of going to the I GO RAZURBACKS! teamsggithem and gameg they brought out Many tinfvesfthroughout Whvevfafifrbeats Texaslv thegyfstadium blanket, the yre.ari.gQggem1rtion MY5iDil6KBSUEY9XCl31U1' gCGXff?Y7i3d up and settled radiatedfgoiigfigltteffaces of edge i'yi A , PbQaclgi?fforjthet only other . students 'ligand , faculty Andffyrinu mapter if alternative, the televi- members and a sense of StlId911l33 I Sat 111 the sion set. high-voltage spirit was definitely felt as they fulfilled their roles as loyal fans for the Arkon' sas Razorbacks with shouts of enthusiasm to make theiriisupport for the "hOgSfi'jiXQthiUg less than . e "I loveflilifiiiliazorliacks. stadium or listened on the radio, the created illu- sion of nervous tension and excitement was built around yet undecided victories. Travel N expenses and ,prices rose, forrcingjifimihy into the confinesifofihorne. So in- "If I could have gotten tickets to the Tex as game I would have been in Fayetteville cheering the hogs on, but instead I stayed at home and cheered from the living roaring? wi'iy Senior Laura QS?feiiQaQCl5miitted. . Lookin 6Hey Sally! Whois the new kid in our history class'?,' The difficult dilemma of having to leave old friends at an old school behind while trying to make new ones in a new town and school proved difficult for some, but almost routine for others. Hlt was a breeze for me to adjust to Van Buren, I'd only been gone two years so I knew most of the kidsf' former Fort Smith Christian School studnet David Parrish opened. New surroundings and a different school system took ad- to be accepted for education's sake. "Moving was hard, but I love it here. In California things happen so fast you hardly have time to breathe, but here I can take time for myself and my studiesf' Junior Terri llarby gasped, still ac- customed to fast pace West-Coast living. Setting aside academics for the extra curricular activities often filled the gap of feelings for old stomping grounds. 4'Playing football for the Pointers is really worth the effort because the coaches seem to be easers I lt's a nice place to visit, but a better place to live... f ix 4- s A -fx Q ffcwitip 'I ifffl ff feifg FC C si fglvfg if igae,ir,,-,-g,,i.. .. ...i .i ' 1 , A -if - EIL ,if City of Van Buren Robert E. L'Gene" Bell, Mayor Ann Graham, Clerk-Treasurer Floyd "Pete" Rogers, Municipal Judge Conrad Ockenfels Pugh, Attorney Donna Parrish, Court Clerk Sz City Collector Darrell Capelle, Alderman Louis Garr, Alderman Gene Haggard, Alderman Iverson Riggs, Alderman Charles Sullivan, Alderman Hill Alexander, Alderman 1981-82 POINTER PRANCERS Marianne Neal, Lisa Eddy, Melissa Hays, Lisa Harmon, Co-captain Marla Smith, Tammy Myers, Becky Hobson, Kari Latta, Traci Stephens, Karen Mitchell, Captain Candy Eddy and Vikki Coleman. Transfer students New kid in class more concerned about me and how well I play," Junior David Howard a former rival Alma Airedale stated. Permanent or temporary moving of any type affected any student who ever had to go through it. i "It's really hard getting used to lnew teachers and the way things lare done," Junior Allison Thomp- son asserted after moving here from New Mexico. Although transfer students found moving away confusing, others were fortunate enough to return to their old school. "Coming back to Van Buren was really nice because I already knew the majority of the students since I've always lived here," Senior Michelle Thomas replied, "its great to be able to graduate with the ones I started out with in the beginningf' she ended. TURNED POINTER, Fort Smith Christian School transfer Senior David Parrish cheers the Dogs at the Fort Smith Coke Classic. AdvertisingfCo Consumer Report ers y two or three S candy sales org dents S arid? everrremore. With s thefts ' W assemblies sponsored byilefspockets for supporttffgcii fundraisers and membership dues for all the e organizations on campus, graduation an- nouncements and caps andvgowns for Seniors. excess that studenitsji would gladly pay to sit through instead of going to study hall, most found attending school a tale ing drain on their money. I "Sure I 'want toihelp out the organizations, but my main excuse for buying M 8: Mis and Reese's is that I love can- dy!" Sophomore Q Kim asndRc,e,l.olass rings forpeedsripply. W' y oy oooo Vyy- 5 Qg-Urregory confessedg. xooA e ooooo Students Came 016 31111 even dodd s founiiiattending schooltiiaiifsales.ethat nearly,fesfei?3?.f.'i.s51ei.eWere'suckers 4 experience. it I T f .-.' Whether for'- metnbership dues in the many student yoiiganization on campus took part in. Froggy candles and cheese to note-pads and bells, story found out ctliifthfeys ' really were spending too much on things they honestly did not need. U n I I ' n I nl 1 Q K I .I When Gunn-Watts Talks Medicine... , Customers Listen. RUN FOI! CQVER! There's lots of reasons to run for cover-but only one cover to run for. Furniture with the finest coverings come from H0pkinS', Broadway Square 474-6868 Hopkiub wwitww li f Gunn-Watts For the finest service li and the best get well f smile of understanding you can find. Cloverleaf Plaza 474-3484 WITH ADMIRATION ofthe beautiful glassware, Seniors Linelle and Michelle Alexander check out the low price of a vase, the perfect gift to make that "just right" impression. if ,r,,, W As students matured to face the active high school life many childhood pastimes were discard- ed. However a large number of students never out-grew a favorite hangout, the Van Buren Boy's Club. "l've been a member of the Boyis Club ever since my early years in grade school," Senior Andy John- son explained. "Now with my mother working there as a secretary, it's even easier to go there to practice my basketball, or to play for the Courier baseball team in the summer." Spring, summer, fall and winter- Lookin' At the Boyls Club offered members seasonal sports year-round as an escape from the old "nothin, to do in this town" gripe. "I remember when my friends and I would all load up in the car after school and spend the after- noon at the Boy's Club playing basketball," Senior John Dunn recalled. "In the months of January and February it was about the only thing to do since it was cold and there was soggy snow all over the ground." Those interested in playing sports weren't the only ones with something to gain from the Boy's 8,S6l'S rd 1 Cee Jay's Truck Stop n Has Everything. as Self-Serve NO MATTER what time of day, Senior Johnny Harris always finds full service Cee Jay's 76 ready to meet this every need. Cee Jay's 76 Truck Stop I-40 and Hwy. 59 A 474-8081 Boy's Gub i o You never outgrow it Club. Though a full range of out- door sports including football, baseball, soccer, tennis, and even archery and indoor games in- cluding baseball, ping pong, billiards and video games kept members busily occupied, the other side of athletics, the spectators, had their share of activities. "I don't go to the Boy's Club to get involved in the games, ljust go to watch," Sophomore Claire Mayville claimed. "What I don't like is having to pay admission to see themf, g Those visiting the Boy's Club might have wondered if they were in the right building upon first entrance. Because Van Buren lack- ed a Girlis Club, the "boy,s clubl' opened its doors to both boys and girls alike. Naturally with both boys and girls being present, some made a visit to the Boyis Club forjust one reason-the presence of the opposite sex. "l've gone there a couple of days each Week for a good many years, l guess you could say it was my favorite pastimef, Junior Curtis Jones claimed. 4'But now thatthere are girls there, l have even more reason. I love to bug the girls." Whether to see members of the opposite sex, play a wide variety of indoor and outdoor games all season or simply to sit in the stands as a spectator, students continued to visit and never out-grow the Van Buren Boyis Club. Advertising! C UP THROUGH THE SUNROOF, Seniors Tammie Richmond and Maurle Moore make their ap rovln choice at Ink s for the p I g' I u 4 F 2 x ,B J q e k best selection and lowest prices. THE PERFECT Senior Julie Williams hair "just the way she it" from specialist James , Carty at the Clippermate. Upright luxury, M9'l'0l' CUIHPCIIIY downright comfort... 1301 East Main famww.. WWWWMWN MNWWWWW. lava, 2 2 2 2 S E Lookin t 5 5 2 2 2 5 Z: Q g y 1 Q 1 5 .ri .Eleasers With no money or return except a heart full of happiness, some students found community volunteerwork an enjoyable way to pass the day. Candy stripping, Red Cross blood drives, Womens League fashion shows and local King Opera House Players led a long list of programs that got students involved in civic function while learning responsibility. HI learned a lot about the sick and elderly by becoming a Candy Striper at Crawford County Hospital," Senior Steve Swairn ex- plained. L'But the fact that most of the others were girls also added . lot to the fun!" Many students tended to joii volunteer programs only to hav fun, regardless of what job, if any had to be done. "When I volunteered to model fo the fashion show put on by th Womens League I did it for the fui of it because it was something different," Sophomore Teresa Stickler reported. But I've got ti admit that 'showing off' in fronto all those people was neat!" Some volunteer programs offerem little fun however. The local Re4 Cross staged a blood drive spon sored by the Student Council in thi lfyou want your hair cut like a nerd, we'll do it. . . Because that's our job. We can give you the preppiest style or keep your hair looking just the Way you want it. Your wish is our command at CLIPPERMATE . Students ,watched , , , , ' yy More daring drivers r iiiioptedgifor mere noticeable ' i f t Y improvements. Flashy Rogers cornplainedqymagawheeis, loud, exf, ??fNoWi5?rIl weiildneggrpafigafhausrrisyswgns amieveng heiplessiy asvfear prices soared, he leaving their hopes ofowning agnew one g?i+dundied.e The realization that the "old iillikerfgwouldghave todo Hitthard2lBut.son1e found that with a little lper- sonaliziiig, the oldies 'carrie aefgaaaiee agars. 'I wanted a new car at first, witlxlnterest rates sicyhighfftherefiiifas no way, I could afford was tgstepup their,r:ar's yvithdny '51 Ford for' anything. . . lffrrvneiiifrvpieal urieradef? that students invested in somdgsysysteai. fi r "I get sick and tired of iistening to all the i new engines wereadded r to simply draw attention only took a chunk of smoker, . butaalw a .good eifaeai ameaanra eerfarr. time I ffsavedir' myeilffay fee Coiigar,"Senio?E money fora wholemonth Larry Bynum t con-p in3i7?u afifllf huFi53lred1fi35f9mPl?i5ed- eluIiV?T:es, beers? "fd'0llarr5i'stereoiii systiemfif faevaaea to itfor about sir? Junior, David Fur: ex- rnonths, though it's oversees we Heiewd- 'bo 'otitis Vetiiftileffhis not? r "I Spend about eight. r ahoureqa weekworlging on. . ,'e,, 'iag 474-0171 X thinking. You don't buy a diamond everyday, So don't buy an everyday diamond! Flovcrleaf Plaza ASTONISHI-ID BY THE GLOW, Sophomore Monty Morton fits Sophomore Jan Houscly with a hcautifill diamond ring from Staton's, while Sophomorcs Elissa Jensen and Shawn Coots look on wishfully Programs draw student volunteers lvlng 'til 1t's great school library. Naturally those who volunteered didnit actually en- joy giving blood, but turn-out remained optimistic. t'The response was very good this year," Student Council sponsor Mrs. Linda Gant remarked. "Outof sixty-seven attempts, sixty-one pints of blood were drawn. Other volunteer programs also brought pain-in the form of long hours of hard work. The King Opera House Players, a local organization of actors, employed several students into the produc- tion of plays. "I had to work pretty late on several school nights each week at play practice," Sophomore Kim White sighed. "But working with adults made it seem more professional so l really felt like I was making an accomplishment." WITH A GRIMACE, Senior Steve Self' donates blood during the bi-annual blood drive sponsored in the fall and spring hy the Student Council. Advertisingfffo PLAYING CONSTRUCTION WORKER, Junior Lorrie il-shell aehinery If you're spending too much on that job you want well done, it's because you're not a Mitchell Machinery customer. 2218 Industrial Park Road Barnwell inspects one of the 474-5281 many construction and farm trac- tors at Mitchell Machinery. afwiteffmofefiaedfsseim 'efeziii eased students entering the Harris Smith confessed. Spent.-almost ff5W0fkiQfQI09 llisgnallife-'ipaidlffjff iSiiUU1f3R90tl1S15f?f2 Chgiik' fffbig b1jieks,etiieylikeyvise when Ihadsavedenongh ging iaecountslet imade found themselves enter- to buy my own car." spenders take ea second ling the Wlblfld of 'ftiigh finance". Ifaifti timeijobs took workers straight frome the job with slzfpaychieck indianditiiithe bank. R B8I1liiHg,eeglPYimafilY ' ,p,ytranfSf6rmecigQe stndient iffworkers into savers, Y b0!'1'0eV!iB1'S 01' ependers. l While some-saved for special bigiexpenee, others borrowed the money from the bank, "I liadenoiigh saved for a good-sized down payment and then , -rest," Senior Gayle Craig cem- e1enwd+f'N0eefI heeee f N l sa0115i?fi3QntlEfifC51f lgtook faflot ofihardl work the merit threeifearsf? I look before leaping intoa f "My checkbook comes in handy when I don't have cafe! on'-tile, Iheeifee to take care though so I have enough to make :ny track n egsand yjinsuraxigiiey payments," Senior Steve rginney Lookin' At As one of the top dog supporters for Pointer and Pointerette football and basketball in the community, local radio station KTCS proved extremely helpful to fans in the community and school, in addition to the entire athletic department through its live broadcasts of all games, in town or out. "I really appreciate being able to catch all of the Pointer games on the radio," Junior Roger Green remarked. "I never have to worry about missing a game, even ifit's over a hundred miles away." Following the Van Buren athletic teams all across the state, KTCS broadcasted all football and basketball games in their entirety to hundreds of eager fans at homef giving tremendous support to the teams by building an audiencee t "It's really helpful for the team to know that they have fans at home interested in the gamef, Basketball Coach Quince Coleman explaimed. "I think they play better that way."l While supporting the team direct- ly by giving it a larger audience, the "official Pointer and Pointeretten radio station added extra input and further per- sonalization with interviews oi coaches and players. Erw leasers i When you Of VOUY of Grand ai Waldron Fort Smith, AR Local station carries games Pointer-lovin' KTCS "Though at first it seemed a little awkward, it really made me feel important to the fans when I was interviewed," Junior Pointer Quarterback Darin Parks ad- mitted. KTCS added extra student in- volvement in their announcement of game statistics. Relying on help directly from the athletic depart- ment, the radio station gave thejob to student managers. "I think it adds more personality to the show when I get to do the halftime statsf, Junior John Selby bragged. KTCS proved itself 'Atop dog" for Van Buren fans. Whether by it's effort to travel long distances or the attention it gave to individuals within the athletic department, it became a vital link for fans in school or in the community. HALFTIME INTERVIEW with Coach Quince Coleman became routine for KTCS fans during the Pointer basket- ball season. AdvertisingfC Lookin' At Move in the right direction... When you're going somewhere with little time to spare, Mr. Sid's is the one stop shop. llomemade Sandwiches 13915195 li3f7::7:i"5.!:2j' is Fountain Drinks 1, ixjiighgggg- lee Cream Parlor 3:3gg,g.g.g.3.A5:g:gQnh.-E gig - 41 "ht" ,V -373' e 5 ffglgggggffiag Bakery 4.e..,- c umm supplies 255555 I ... iii y .... o .. . 5-3EFr1rI:5:55 " 5 ' i-Q, ""i-: .-:i " : Hunting 8. Fishing Licenses .Lg H" 'I i -H Gas 474-0191 712 Broadway i...and you young man! Whatis your excuse this time for being late to class?" s "Well, Iwas in the bathroom and ri I heard a very peculiar sound. I looked down and right before my eyes I met the tidy bowl man, so I stayed to get his autograph." Such an excuse may be a bit far fetched, but through the course of nine months of school most students were faced with the situa- i tion where they had to generate their brain and work out a "reasonable" excuse or "pay the pricen for missed homework or tar- diness. The "old as the hills" question put before most students remained "why don't you have your homework assignment?" Some students put out more work in lin- ding a good reason that it would have taken to complete the homework. "I'll tell my teachers that after doing my homework at my aunt's house I left my books in my Mom's car." Junior Lisa McDowell offered. "VVhen I explain that my mom went to work early this mor- ning and took my books with her, my teachers usually tell me I can bring it in the next morningf' 0 CHSCYS F Do you value your life? Crawford County Farm Bureau does at any price! James McGhee Agency Manager Home 474-6018 Kenny Lewis Agent Home 4 74-68 63 Kitty Guire Connie Bates Secretaries Office 474-5229 WITHOUT A WORRY, Junior Tina McGhee steps into her car with an air of Go West Yo U H 8 M H I1 ! Go Western Auto for an unlimited variety of supplies and accessories for everything from your car or truck to your little sister's tricycle. From televisions and stereos to toys and sports equipment, Western Auto has got it all. 202 1 Main Street LA 474-9273 , s 7 poold, especially for a How do you spell relief? niehwfcruising-tharis Q j . y r if they chose to cruise at With five "The last of uparkinglotpar- get to SQh001,fyi5uQhopQin times I ran out ofrgasgitgzjgtiesi'ibeing so popu1ar,A theflar Uf99?3fii52fif'5Q?i?f5Qif9 was because I kepifgeesiiiiyfertunate few rarelye a mad rushiijiiigstgiitgigtirnepgyvincingmyselifclhadgfiifsti5?T5t?9iG1?13i?:2d5 A y + y ogg forthetrtarfifyirlfif-223221115520 f3T10Ugh'8'a5 erentbeiislrlgfitfyrT15ifioflft W01'o'tar110Ht tindoutwvithyaituijriofithe' for two daysfmyfgaugeffl foonserving gas because ignition tkeyltliatitiwontt start: out of gas again. Sound distinctively familiar? This con tinual- ly seemed to happen to students-never having gas to get around with, almost aiwaysfdue tothe fact th at they didnt have had said the tank' was Carter laughed. 'KI guess I should have borrowed the money from my folks to get gasg 'cause I sure didn't have any cash!" Because of the high gas prices students did more to conserveq Some empty," Junior Chase jrny mom buys it," Junior Carla Milburn confessed. "But those few times Ido I have to pay for gas itis a whole different story." Like it or not, those who bought the gas found the 81.30 plus g prices unagreeable- especially when their car f'd k ' 't' t t' l - , ,, gil, , , fggulefincft gggvvllggra Scilly llgsrfn money for gas because of opted for buses togandrfffiran out of gas on a cold Bureau. high prices- ' from SCh00lbP1f1m0StiQe?f1g5lyselmlrmofnlus' 1 ,i 1 H ' M, ' -ii iyjei Q E115Eg?i1fiiQf?it , , ' Favorite Excuses 1 i I I I lIIYi'tvtif :'hhfYW 'B ut my car broke' Though many students exercised their excuses at school, some were forced to create "good ex- planationsn to escape the "big stick" at home. Whenever mom and dad aren't home, I talk on the phone for hours on endf' Junior Pauline Gamble confessed. "They have been known to call and check to see if I'm on the phone. When they ask Ijust say it must have been the party line because I've been in my room studying all nightlv Excuses, Excuses! Whether craf- tily conjured up and refined for hours or dreamed up on the spur of the moment, there was always a need to use one's ingenuity to remove oneis self from between a rock and a hard place-mom and dad and the vice principal and teacher. . ...ta " f THE PERFECT EXCUSE, a faulty engine provides a foolproof reason for Senior Terry Mooney to enter his first hour class late. AdvertisingfCo Consumer Report l -, ,, , 'Heartdreerreedeetrteweieterc Knees knocking, teeth chattering, wondering if your soft and dry anti- perspirant worked. First job interviews proved an unforgettable ex- perience. 5 5-figyhen I first went in I talk very mushy. 5 the time I left I wfeksfftalking the man's ears o offf, Sophomore Karen Kirkend all stated. Right in the middle of a first job interview was not time for your most ern- barrassing moment to happen, although fate usually tested your wits and ability to keep "cool, calm and collected? l yes," Senior ffanimy Myers blushed. I I Although for some it was unforgettable, others had to admits get- ting it over with wasthe best part of the interview, .g45f'W319H I Was c-flbeiififf reol "I WHS eledctwlgeiof-title.. l c 4 threveh fieferview were Wtervieow -my pants fzipperg Qfitheri after I broke so I asked himfifii' started worryingfiahout could be excused to go to the bathroom. He looked at me funny and said im firstda withmf new y y , boss!" Senior Lori Nelson concluded. Pointer Patron Butterfield's Bar-B-Que Attorney Gary Cottrell First Baptist Church of Van Buren Crawford County Abstract Co., Inc. Carl Creekmore Sr., Carl Creekmore Jr. and Morril Harriman Criswell, Hurst and- Douglas Bob Marquette, Attorney-at-Law Thomas J. McHattie, M.D. Moon's Hardware Mr. Sid's and Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Chitwood Steven G. Peer, sg, kk N6 L.:, -M Milosav Dr. and Mrs. L.R. Darden Attorney-at-Law C0 t t' and Famlly River Street Construction EdWard's Abstract Company 3408 Kibler Road Dr. Larry J. Englehoven Charles R. Ward 474-2245 Lookin' At 3 - . 'Ssshl Be Quiet! Youire not on a playground, you're in the library!" The Public Library, one of the oldest establishments in Van Buren, remained high on the list of most frequently visited places in the community by students. "I love to visit the libraryf, Junior Diana Mayes claimed. "There's not a better place in town to get peace and quiet and still be able to study and learn." Students' major reasons for us- ing the public library included endless research papers, book reports and exams. When students couldn't find necessary informa- tion at the school library, they turned to the community-supported research pool. "The public library is the only place I go to study," Sophomore Dana Darden commented. "I can find all the information, especially after school hours, plus it's natural- ly a great place to study. Serious school study and research not always placed as top priority in students, going to the library. Leisure reading hit the hearts and minds of many students. "I go not only for reference, but mainly just to sit down and read a I 1' l e a. se r S Read and Enioy! Nothing equals the satisfaction of seeing your name in print. The Courier takes pride in show- ing off the community and area schools in every activity they sub- mit to. Whether fund-raisers, birthdays, weddings or movies, The Courier is always there to report. It's worth a second glance for all the individual and team effort to please you. 100 North 11 474-2311 We don7t make mountains 0 out of molehills... unless that's what you want. Q ' p We can haul it off, bulldoze f 1' or take a backhoe to it.. CRAWFORD ' 'Q .L ,...---gas' , SEBASTMN . COUNTY - 1- , -' ---A COUNTY Whatever your construction 1 . ' I ' .- .ev - ,JB mneeds, itis ' .. 1 '-5 'A' Q- 1-W, - T, ' ' Though reasons ranged from term paper tunesn' complex research or simple leisure most students continued to go out ' side school into the community to . a use the Van Buren Public Library good bookf, Junior Nancy Taylor For a few, the library never stated. offered anything of interest. A Some students, however, felt con- tent in getting by through using the school library only. "I donit have the time to go out of my way to get books from the city library," Senior Larry Engel com- plained. '4So I always have to settle with the books I can get at school." small minority chose not to take advantage of the public library's services. "I never go to the public library, it bores me," Junior Gem Musgrave griped. "lt,s so quiet that I'd rather do my research at different sources." VAN BUREN PUBLIC LIBRARY AdvertisingfCo ddicts: From those who burned holes in their pocket- books on noisy elec- tronic games to others who couldn't miss that favorite soap opera. If students couldn't "kick the habit," they'd suffer the pains of withdrawal. A First Solo Flight ......... 94, 95 Abemathy, Monica .,.. 64, 112, 118 Academics .... ,..,, .......... 8 7 -99 Accounting .........,...,,.. 86, 89 Actkinson, Lindsey . 2, 26, 49, 53, 70 100, 102, 141,147,154 Adams, Stacey ,, .......,....... 112 Advanced Grammar . ..,.,..... 93 Advertising ............,., 132-173 Balancing the books ......,.... 86 Baldridge, Tami ............ 79, 112 Ball, Kathy .........,.... 66, 94, 102 Band .,,,.,...... ..,.. 3 6, 37, 65 Bane, Bobby ...., ,....... . . .74 Banks, Joe.. ..,.,. ...,.. 4 4,112 Banks, Paula ..........,.,.. 74, 112 Bankston, Denise .,... 10, 64, 72, 83 112,148,149 Barlow, Mrs. Grace .....,. 5, 28, 126 Banther, George 104 Barker, Theresa ...... ...... 1 12, 153 Bames, Stacey ............,.... 112 Bamwell, Lorrie .. . 17, 22, 69, 70, 80 112, 133, 168 Bamett, Henry ...,........ ,,.,. 1 02 Bametts Studio ....,.. 102, 134, 135 Bartels, Alan ............ 74, 75, 112 Bascue, Warren ...... , ...... Basketball ..... 73, 112 34, 35, 44, 45, 54-61 Bates, Mr. Clair ........... .2, 69, 88 Batey, Joe ..,... Bathurst, Shelly Baty, Patricia... Beals, Martin .. . ..102, 137,138,180 72, 99, 112, 125 ............74,112 Bean, Donna., ..... 29, 69, 78, 82, 90 102 103 Beavers, Tammy ..,. ....... 1 113 Buckalew, Annabelle .... ..... 1 04 Bui, Dat .........,..,.. ..... 6 7 Bui, Hai ,........,.., ..... 1 14 Burgan, Richard .,,.. ..... 7 4, 114 Burgess, Jeff ...,.,............. 114 Burgess, Mike .... ,,..., . .79, 94, 114 Burkhart, Kendall ......,...... 103 Burkhart, Michael ..., ....,.... 1 14 Bynum, Larry .....,... 72, 103, 167 allers: Always drop- lm- ping in at the worst possible moment, either in person or by phone, that unexpected personfsi woke up snoozers at 6:30 Satur- day morning, or come in numbers as the whole basketball team in- terrupted a home perm. No way to escape themg just to face up to em- barrassment or the in- terruption. Cox,Jimmy. ........,., ..., . 114 Crabtree, Mary ., ..,....,... 78, 114 Craig, Gayle ..... Craig, Shawn ............,,..,. 67,81,82,103, 168 103 Crawford, Mae ,,....... 73, 114, 125 CC Art Studio and Gallery ...,. 137 CC Farm Bureau ............ 170-171 CC Motor Company .... . .... 152-153 Croff, Steve ....,............ 10, 103 Crossland, Christi , ....,....... 114 47, 68, 69, 70 Crosson, Brad ,.,. ,,.. Akins, Timmy . 26, 45, 50, 51, 64, 70 142 78, 81, 102, Albritton, Gene .......,.,....,. 112 Alexander, Denise .. ,.,.... .68 102 Alexander, Jeff ............ 102, 132 Alexander, Linelle .35, 102, 107, 164 Alexander, Michelle 71, 102, 107, 164 Alexander Trina .........,,,..,.... Aldridge, Brian ......,...,...,..,,. Algebra II ....... .... 8 7, 91, 93 Allen, Billy ..,.. .........., Allen, Lori . ..,.... ..... 1 02 Allen, Michael .... ....... 1 12 Allen, Tim ., .,..., .... 6 4 112 Allison, Daymon .... ..,.. 1 12 Almond, Cheryl ..... ,,..... Al's Hair Clinic ..... 162 Alverson, Larry ....... ......,.. Anderson, Cheryl .,,.. ..,.... 1 12 Anderson, Heidi .... . ..., 65, 81 Anderson, Herby .... ....... . . Anderson, Lewis .. .,...,. . . Apperson, Fred ..... ..., 6 112 Arkansas Lamp ....... .,... 1 52 Arkansas School 8: Office Supply ....... ..... 1 49 Annstrong, Gary ....., ..,, 7 2 112 Armstrong, Kenneth . ..... 112 Arnold, Mr. Otis .............., 128 Arnold, Randall ,,.,........ 112, 143 Art ......,.....,.... 95, 96, 132, 137 Art Club ....... ,...... 6 4, 98, 133 Asher, Billy ..... ........,,..... Ashley, Ronnie .,...., ... 112 Ashlock, Sheila .....,,.. ... 112 Aspedon, Mrs. Carol ........... 126 Asteroids ................,...... 25 Atkins, Michelle ,..,.,. 71, 112, 160 Auto Mechanics ................ 90 Autry, Mr. Gary ...,.. 48, 50, 51, 52 126, 180 Becker, Mr, Bill ,... Bekaert Steel .... Belcher, Jeff. . . ,. Bell, Curtis .... Bell, Michael.. . .. .. Bell Trucking .... Below, Robert .... Belt, Deanna.. . . . . . Bentley, Rebecca ....... Bentley, Scott. .,.,,. . . . ....136-137 113 .....94,113 ..64,74,113 140 113 ....81,102 113 Bernard, Barbara. 100, 113, 157, 179 Besancon, Mrs. Susan .......... 126 Betts,-Donita ......,.,...,..... 113 Bibbs, Terry . . ,,.,. . . . Biggs, Steven ....... Bigler, Sonja .......... ....67,102 ......68,113 .....102,109 Blanton, Thurman ...,........... 44 Blakemore Stadium ............ 48 Blount, Tammy , ....... Bogner, Deborah ,.,, . . Bogner, Mrs. Karen .... Bogner, Terry ....... Bolin, Jimmy ...... Boston Store ..... Bourlon, Terry ..,., Bowers, Chuck ...., Bowers, Wanda .... ... Boyd, Patricia .... . .. Boyd, Rhonda ..... Boy's State .,,.,.. Boze, Christopher .... Braden, Agnes ,,... 'Brain' ......... . . . . 113 46,64,70,82 113,121,128 129 .,....46,78 ....73,113 .,..113, 146 113 ..68,78.113 113 113 Brammer, Mr. Ron .,.,... 37, 81, 126 Brandenburger, Lisa ........ 82, 113 Brant, Randall ....., 113 Brasuell, Randy .,.... ....,..... 1 13 Bratton, Mike ,, .......... 67, 73, 113 Braun, Natalie ...........,. 102, 109 Cady, Michael ... Cain, Kathy ..... Cain, Gail ....... Cameron, Doug .. Cameron, Vivian. Campbell, Karen . Canady, Tammy. Camey, Steve ..., Carmody, Peter ,. .. ..... 114 114 103 ........66,78,114 ...69,7l, 114,153 .2,79,82, 114, 151 .........,,79,114 Carter, Chase, 3,13,65,74, 114,171 Chemistry ...... Caudle, Schanon . Caudle, Schawnw ............92,96 64,114,116 103 Cee Jay's 76 Truck Stop ........ 165 Cecil, Joe ........ Center, Jim ...... Chadwick, Todd . Chamber Choir Chamness, Diane Champ Hinton... 'Cheat' ........ . . Cheerleaders... Chess Club ,..,. Childers, Sandra . Childers, Vicki... ...86,114 ........10,67, 103 .. , ....... 141 .. ....,.,. 91 .. 52, 66-67 .. .,...... 74 ...69,103 Christmas .............,...,. 30-33 Chronister, Donnie ,, ..,.... 103, 111 Chotard, Mr. Henry ............ 126 Citizens Bank 8r Trust ....,. 132-133 Clark, Billy ,................... 114 Clark, Michele .... ,. .,... 14, 65, 114 Clark, Tainya .................. 103 Clegg, Randall ..... 46, 64, 65, 69, 82 103, 132 Clotfelter, Mary Jo... 68, 73, 79, 114 Cluck, Steve .,.........,.,..... 115 Clyma, James ..,,,,... ... 73, 103 Cockrell, Cindy ... .,..........,. ... COE ,.,........................,, 5 Coca Cola Bottling of Fort Smith 137 86, 105 Crowder, Rickey ....,..,.... 65, 105 Cummings, Debra. . 64, 114, 121, 137 Cutsinger, Mrs. Debra ....... 68, 126 Cutsinger, Mr. John ......... 16, 126 Czamikow, Cody ,,.. . .... 114 estroyers: 1.-..l Writing or. - desks, jam- ming lockers or "without really meaning to" drop- ping a literature book in a mud puddle gave these destructors the reputa- tion ofbeing "human dis- aster areas." Daniel, Mr. Jack ..,,.,.......,. 126 Daniel, Marcia. ......, 114, 148, 149 Dale's Mechanical . ............ 144 Dao, Phuong ....................,.. Darden, Dana .... 64, 78, 81, 114, 172 Darden, Dr. L.R. ............... 128 Darby, Leigh ,,,,...,.,..,,., ...... Darby, Teri ......... 79, 83, 114, 162 Dart, Daniel ..,...... . ...... 74, 114 Darter, C Cathy ...... 69, 70, 78, 84 85, 114, 152 Darter, Tammy ,. ,67, 69, 78, 79, 114 Data Processing ............... 89 Daugherty, Meredith ........ 69, 105 Daugherty, Moria ,....... 73, 75, 114 Daugherty, Mr. Robert ,. ..,.,., 128 Davidson, Michael .... 104, 105, 110 Davis, Carman ..........,.,....,.. Davis, Ms. Elizabeth ....... 126, 127 Davis, Hazel. .,..........,. 64, 114 David, Michael .... ........ 9 0 Day,Jason ,.,. ..... 7 1, 114 Day, Traci ...,. ...,. 6 6, 114 Deal, Joanna ..... . .........,. .. Deal, Lisa .............,....... 1 14 DECA .............,.. 68, 71, 72, 73 Deffenbaugh, Carol ,... . .... 69, 105 Dehart, Deedra ...,......... 74, 114 DeHart, Diane ,,.,.. ,..... 1 14 Denny, Frank .......... ......,, Diamond Shamrock .... .... 1 33 Dimmitt, Bonnie ,.... ...... 1 14 Dog's Life . ,..,., . . .. ..... 28-29 Donna's Style Clinic ... .,.. 144 Donrey Media Group ,...... .... 1 43 Dorman, Patrick ..........,.... 114 Doss, Danene ...,,,,... 66, 115, 152 ragge rs: T Big or little, their tales became more pheno- minal each repeated time. After the ump- teenth time, they began to, sound more like a broken record with their bigger-than-life ex- Braun, Sharon . . . 16, 64, 69, 113, 124 Bray, Hester ............. 65, 71, 102 Bray, Shannon ... ..... 69, 82, 113 Breeden, Brenda ......,.. 71, 78, 113 Breeden Dodge .... .......,, 1 59 Breeden, Linda ... ..... 113, 159 Brewer, Alan ...... ........ 2 6, 113 Brewer, David .,.,.,.,... 74, 81, 114 Brewer, Kimberly ..,...,... 114, 116 Brewer, Wade ....... 31, 64, 102, 116 Brewer, Leroy ..,.......,. ..,.. . 102 Briley, Judy ...... ..... 3 2, 79, 114 Brodie, Stephen . .. .,....... ,... Browers, Chris .... .,,...... 7 2 Brown, Bill ..... ....... 7 4 Brown, Carey ...., .,.. 6 5, 114 Brown, Carla .............. 114, 137 Brown, David ....,.......... 73, 114 Brown, Kevin .............,.,..., 21 Brown, Lorelea .... 72, 78, 80, 81, 82 103, 109 Cockrum, Coreena ,, .... ....... 1 34 Cockrell, Cindy .. Coker, Carla ..... Cole, David ..., Cole, Randy ..... Coleman, Vikki .. ............66,88 ...44,70,103,154 ........74,75,114 114 .....69,70,78,86 114, 150, 163 Coleman, Coach Quince ...,..,. 126 168, 169 Colvard, Mr. Bill. Comstock, Kevin . Concession Stan 1 ...92,1Z6 d ...... ...... 1 5 Consolidated Printing .......... 160 Consumer Report . ....... 132-173 Conversationalists ........ 102-129 Cook, Belinda .... Cooley, Greg ..... Coombes, Bruce.. Coots, Shawn . , ., Coppinger, Teresa Corley, Elizabeth 114 .,..........6,114 ........21,74,l14 ..16,114,151,167 .66, 73, 75, 78, 114 83,103 Doss, Kerry ....... .....,... 1 05 Douglas, Pamela .... ,...... ..... Douglas, Kurtis ,.,.. ..... 6 4, 115 Douglas, Paul ....... ...... 7 2, 115 Douglas, Robert ..,.. ...50, 73, 115 Downs, Dr. Bill ..... ..... . .. .83 Drama ....,.,.... ........ 9 6 Dreamers ...,., .... 1 18-119 Drivers Ed .,.,,... ,.,, 8 7, 89 Dufresne, Jeana .... ....... 1 15 Duncan, Mr. Jerry .....,.... 74, 126 Dunham, Artie ......,...,.. 105, 110 Dunn, Joey ........ 64,115,118, 121 Dunn, John ......... 74, 81, 105, 164 Dunn, Paul ..,................. 115 Dutton, Vickie ..... 6, 72, 73, 83, 115 Duty, Bobby ....,...,.,,..., 74, 115 Dye, Lisa ,.,.. ,... 1 3, 115, 155 Brown, Mrs. Polly ...,.......... 129 Brown, Sherry ...... Brumley, Henry ..... ....66,114 73 aggerations. Bagley, Russell 74, 112 Bailey, Kathryn ..... ..,,. 1 12 Bailey, Rhonda ... 102 B-team blues .... Buchalla, Stacy , . . ., ....44-45 114 Coreena's Sportswear ,...,..... 134 County Courthouse .......... 107 Cowan, Glenda ................ 103 Cowan, Mickey ............. 74, 114 Cox, Anthony ,.,. .... 7 2, 78, 114 nemies: Nasty name- -clalling and minor vandalism turned Z ambert good, clean fun into the "Hatfields and McCoys". First seen on the football field and basketball court, also warred over a guy or girlfriend. Eddy, Candy ....,., 115.551, 64, 67, oss 78, 86, 105. 156, 16:1 Eddy, Lisa .,....... 34, 69, 78, 79, 82 115.153, 156,157,163 Edwards, Becky .,........... 66, 115 Eldridge, Jeanie ..,.,....... 67. 105 Ellis, Billy .....,.. .,.,..... 1 15 Engel, Larry ..,... 67, 105, 1721 English ............ ...,......, 9 21 Entertainment .,.. .,,,.. 2 4-25 Evans Sean ,..... ........ 2 0 Evans, Tracy ,.,.. ...... 6 6, 105 Ewing, Charles ... ...29, 751, 115 Ilin rlends: Just like peanut butter on the roof of the mouth, a special someone who sticks by through thick and thin. "Can't live without them", but then again, "can't live with him!her1" I A . Q Fagan, Linda .... 72, 84. 105. 1214 Farley, Mrs. Kathy ....,........ 126 Farmer, Laura ..,.....,.,...,.,,. 78 Farmer, Lori ....., ...... 1 15 Farmer, Tami ,.,.... ..... 7 8, 105 Farrar, Richard ...., .......,.. Faught, Mr. James ............... 951 FCA ,,.......,............ 64, 65, 70 FBLA ......,., 68, 70, 71, 72, 73, 80 FHA .......,........,..,. 70-71, 721 FTA, ,,,,., ,, ................. 70-71 Ferguson, Barry ..., Fischer, Steven , , . Fisher, Gayle ..,,. Fisher, Ricky , ..,. .. , ...., 115 105 115 115 Fitzgerald, Charles .... .... 1 15 Fitzgerald, Laura .... ,......,. . 105 First Federal Savings .....,,... 1515 Flenor, David .... ,,, 19,64,115,125 Flenor, Mr. James ,,, ....... 79, 128 Flippin, Derenda ............... 105 Foley, Debra .... Foley, Leigh ,... Foley, Terri ..,.. 117 , ,,.. ,,105 ....82,117 Gallsup, Major Steve ...,...,,.... .16 Gamble, Pauline ,,,......., 117, 171 Gant, Mrs, Linda .. . 33, 98, 126, 167 Gamer, Shana ....,.....,... 64, 117 Garr, Robert .... ........ 7 4, 1 17 Gay, Linda ... ..,,. 65, 70, 117 Geometry ...... ..,........ 9 21 Gibson, Elbert ,,., ........., 721 Gilbreath, Roger ....,..,......, 1 17 Gilley's ....,.,..........,....... 18 Glass, Donald 24, 64. 65. 105, 15151 Glass, Randy ..........,,......,.,. Glidewell Distributing Co ....... 141 Golf ..,....,......,.,......,.,... 46 Good Guys .........,...... ...64-65 The Goodlife .... Gordon, David .... ..,..... .....26-2151 Gordon, Jimmy ..... ....,... 1 05 Graduates ....... ,..,. 1 10-111 Graham, Julie .... ...,.,... 1 17 Graham, Kari ..,.. .........., 1 17 Graham, Roger .... , 79. 80, 105. 1451 Gramlich, Stacy ......,..... 70, 117 Gray, Deborah ..,.....,.. 70, 79, 117 Gray, Richard ....... 65, 67. 75, 117 Grayson, Shel1y,,, 117, 118,121-1, 149 Green, Roger ......, 79, 109, 117, 168 Greenwood, Donna .......... 70, 105 Greenwood, Robyn ..,....,..,.. 117 Greerls Kopper Kettle .,.,...... 140 Gregory, Kimberly ....,.....,.. 164 Gregory, Bobby ...,,. 19, 46, 64, 117 Gregory, Robert ........,........, 45 Gregory, Tina ..... ..,,,.... 1 05 Grill, Shannon .......,... 71, 117 Grisham, Mr, Gary .,,,..,,...,.,. 64 Gunn, Rebecca ..,... 64, 78, 117, 1510 Gunn-Watts .,,....,,., ,.... . 164-165 1, "Love 'em -l--and leave 'em", that's their motto. The script: Susie Sophomore finally takes the big step and says "hi" to Senior Prince Char- ming. He "blows her off" like she doesn't exist. Next day: Susie totally flips over Jimmy Junior. Haas, Missy ..,.. , ..,.......... 117 Haas, Mark ....,...... 64. 65, 67, 88 105, 1212 ,, eartbreakers: Hodge, Glenda ........,..... 74, 117 Hodge, Robert ...,.. 70, 721, 106, 1 11 Hodges, Paul ,,,,. ..,,... ,.....,.,. Hodges, Fammy .,..,.............. Holland, Jada ...... ....,. 6 8, 106 Holland, Tammy ,... .... 1 70 117 14 Holleman, Alice Ann , 64, 70, 71. 106 Holleman, Mrs. Tonia .,..,,.. 21, 126 1216, 159 Holley, Mark ...................., 44 Holmes, Bryan .....,.. ,, ,.,.... 117 Holmes, Richard ,511. 79, 82, 104, 117 Homebuilders Supply ....... 91, 141 Homecomings .,.....,....... 514-515 Home Ec .,............,......... 90 Honeycutt, Cathy ....,. 65, 117, 122 ' 8 9 Hopeful Hasbeens ,,....... ,. -. Hopkins Fumiture .. Hopkins, Brian ...., Hopkins, Brian Keith Hopkins, Dwight ,... 164 67.80 82, 921, 117 ,..,,64,94, 118 Hopwood, Mrs, Frankie ........ 129 Hooten, Donald ........,. 6-1, 65, 111 Horton, Jo Anna ............ 72, 106 Horton, Tammy ......,. 721. 104, 106 Horton, Sgt. Willard ........... 126 Housley, Janis .....,., 118. 151, 167 Howard David .,... Howard Robert . ,. ,,.. Howell, rs, Martha . ,. Houston, ivi to George .... ,..... 7 2, 1 18 ...,l18, 1651 14.118 129 Huddles n, Dana ...., ..... 6 5, 118 Hudson, Ronald ..... Huffstetler, Janie ..... 106 ,..72.106 Hughes, Christopher , .. Hughes, Monica ,,,,,. Hughes, Mr. Ralph ..,. 118 127 Hunger Strikes .............. 14-15 Hunts ......,,............,. 150-1:11 Hunter, Tina ...... 66 73. 75. 94, 106 106 Hunter, Yvonne ..,............. Johnson, David . ., .... 711. 118, 164 Johnson, Debbie ....... 82, 118, 1214 Johnson, John .... ..,...... 1 06 Johnson, Leslie ..... ....,. 7 0. 106 Johnson, Patricia ........ 65, 70, 118 Jones, Barbara ..... .,..,. 6 6, 118 Jones, Claudetta ....,........,. 106 Jones. Cynthia.,., 64. 118. 158 Jones, Mr. C,W ,.., ..,...... 1 26 Jones. Curtis .... ..,.. 1 18, 165 Jones, James ... ........, 72. 75 Jones, Joey ..... ..,.. 6 82. 118 Jones, Kathryn ... ......... 106 Jones, Kimberly .... ...., l 19. 121 Jones. Lisa ...,... ............... Jones, Lucretia 71,119,145 Jones, Mamie ..,.........,...,. 110 Jones. Margie ....,..... 71. 116, 119 Jones, Mark ,.... 511, 64, 72. 106, 107 Jones, Matthew ......, 31, 64, 751, 97 106, 107. 146 Jones, Michelle ,,. ...... 214, 106 Jones, Sharon .... ..,.. 7 0, 91, 106 Jones, Susan .... 68, 119. 150 Jordan. Cheryl ..,...,.......,.. 110 Jordon, Veronica ............... 119 Jostens Class Ring Company ,,.,.. Journalism ...........,. ,....... 9 6 JROTC A Company .......,.... 72 JROTC B Company .,... .... 7 21 JROTC C Company , ..,. ...... JROTC D Company .... ..., 7 4 JROTC E Company ..,. .... 7 4 JROTC Orienteering ...,.,.... 75 JROTC Rifle Team ....,...,... 75 Jr's Body Shop ............. 160-161 I 2 A illjoys: HOK- Class, test time!" or Hyatt, Vonda ......,.,. 68, 103, 106 Hyde, Bobby .... ....,. 7 4, 118 - 5,111 mpatlent: "Let's hurry! We're gonna be late!" Jumping around in an- ticipation like they've got ants in their pants, yet they're always right on time. Why can't we all be like them? Hall, Kenneth Harold 62, 81, 105 Hall, Ronnie ...,. .,... .......67,74 Halley, Tammye .......,....... 105 Halloween .........., 510, 211, 212, 2151 Hamby, Misty ..,. ,... , ,...., 1 17 Hamby, Sherry ...., Individual Sports .,... , , , 20-21 "You're grounded" turn- ed smiles of enjoyment into frowns of sorrow. Right when the fun's at its height, somebody ruins it. Just like while sitting in class, "Billy Smith, come to the of- fice" blares over the in- tercom or blue flashing lights appear in the rear- view mirror on a Satur- day night cruise. Folsom, Ronnie ... ,, ..,, 74, 117 Fontaine, Phillip, ,............. 117 Football ............,. 44, 46, 48-551 Forehand, Anna ........,.,. 80, 117 Foreign Language Class... 951, 96 Foster, Bentley .,,.,.... 74, 117, 149 Foster, Querida .......,....,... 117 Franco, Lauri .,,..... 70, 79, 80, 105 Franklin Trailer Sales 8: Motor Co. .............. 147 Fritchey, Jon ..,.....,.,, 721, 84, 117 Friddle, Carolyn ....,,.,,. 22, 64, 69 70, 951, 105, 178 Furr, David .,...,.. 64,117, 151, 167 Furr, Kevin ...... 65, 75, 82, 117, 151 1 ' .53-gg 21-5:3 1-'1-'f- 6 6 P S S S S t . Guess what I N heard about so and so!" , In record setting time "the whole school" 1 knows the newest story. 1Moral: Always keep on 1 their good sides. Gallagher, Miss Mary Maude .. 126 Hamilton, Homer .,.... 74, 1021, 105 Hamilton, Mark ......,.... ..... 1 17 Hamlin, Steven ...... 19, 40, 80, 105 Hamm, Norma ..,. ..,..,.,.,...,. Harmon, Lisa ...,..... 68, 69, 78, 82 105, 1651 Harper, Mrs. Joan ...,.,... 126, 127 Harris, Eric ,,..,.... ........ 1 17 Harris, Lyle ......, ......... 1 05 Harris, Johnny ..,..... 67, 105, 165 Harrison, Preston ...,... ,74, 82. 117 Hatfield, Debbie .... ..... 6 7, 105 Hatfield, Gail ..... ......... l 17 Hayden, Don ..,............, 74, 75 Hays, Melissa ......,.. Zo, 10, 18, 9.1 117,163,159 Hays Food ,, ,,.... ...,..., 7 1, 1512 Hays 81 King .......,.....,,.,, 1512 7 " 7 151 Hembera, Jeanna . ., lf, 65, 11 1, 1 1 Hembera, John ......,.,,. ,,.,. 1 05 Henderson, Karen. . 68, 105, 109, 180 Henderson, Dayna ..,.....,..,. 117 Henderson, Kenny .,.. ........ 1 05 Herring, Lisa ....... ..,.. 7 1, 117 Hess, Laura ,...... Hesson, Colene ., 117 Hicks, Adam ,,.,. ,..., ,,,.,.. 6 7 , 99 Hicks, Michael ,... ,,....... 1 17. 125 Hightower, Mary Beth ...26, 70, 1151 1 17 Hill, Mrs, Linda ......,...,..... 129 Hill. Stacie .....,,. .,... 1 17, 70 105 Hines, Mark ..,, ..... 1 17, 118 History ..,,.,.....,,....,.., 91, 99 Hobson, Rebecca ..,,... 78, 105, 1631 Inman, Rodney .,..... ,.,. 1 18 lrvan's DX ........,, .... 1 45 Izod ...,.,.,,. ,.,, 1 6-17 Ivy, Daniel .... 74,118 GITIITIQTSI Music by ii- AC!DC,the Rolling Stones and Pat Benetar blare out of car windows and onto the parking lot every mor- ning. Whether ucrankin' up" the car stereo or a unit at home, it's a wonder they can hear anything after shutting, off the power switch. Jack's Motor Company ,...,. ,,, 166 Jackson, Penny ................ 118 James, Patricia .,.,,,,.,.....,,.... Jenkins, Laura .... ..,.. f 16, 70, 118 Jenson, Elissa ......,. 118, 156, 167 Jerden, Bobby .....,.,.,. 751, 75, 118 Jim Smiths Barber Shop ,..... 147 'Jock' ,,......,,,............,.., 95 Johnson, Andrew . .. 40, 70, 106, 164 KAYR ,..,,,, , . , . 2 . . 144 Kendig, Cindy .... ...112 Keith, Danny .... ..... Keller, Michael .....,..,. , .,., 72 Kelly, Lisa ,...,............,... 119 Kentucky Fried Chicken ....... 155 Kesner, Mr. Dale ...,,..,.., 127, 162 Key, Cynthia Jayne ....... 8, 19, 68, 80. 81. 82, 102, 106 Key, Tammy ....... 68, 119,12-1, 125 Kimbly, Samuel ...,..,.....,,.. 119 King, Deborah ,,..,......., 106, 146 King, James .,,......,...... 72. 106 King, Stephen ....., 65, 70, 106, 145 King, Susan ,..,,, 64, 72, 78, 83, 119 Kirkendoll. Karen ...,,. 71, 119, 172 Klomfas, Mike ..,. .....,., 7 4. 119 Knight, Shelley .....,,..,,..,,, 106 Kmmg, Douglas .ea 67, sz, 119, 158 Knoles, Shawn ...,,.........,.. ... Kramer, George ,,... 52, 64, 119, 149 Lge' eeches- shadow, the blasted pests just can't take the hint to "get lost!" Best Cure: Stick them to somebody else. Lamb, Tim ,..,.. ,... ,...,..,... 1 1 9 Lambert, Joni ....... 66,79, 113, 119 Just like a 15 P.E ............. 1 -11180 Lamproe, Debbie .,.. ....,..106,141 Landers, Bobby Dale .............,. Landers, Kristie ..... Langley, Jeff .....,. .,,...,,7I1,119 . .....,. 74,119 Langston Drug Store . , ....,.... 154 Larue, Barry ......,, Larue, Mitzi ...., 18, Lasiter, Lance .,.,,. Laster, Jeffery ...... ,.,.....25,l19 74,81,10J1,106 QfQffQf6Sf119 67, 82, Martin, Mr- Don - -- ---'--- 144 National Honor Society ,.. 68, 69 Parks, Karen ...,...... . ... 120 Martin- DOH!-1185 -4---------- 49. 105 Neal, Marianne ..... 9, 29, 35, 78, 80 Parish, Mrs, Nancy ..... .., 127 Mason, Michelle ....... 80. 119. 121 82, 120, 1119, 163 Parks, Lisa Kay ,.............. 108 Massey. Lee ...... ...-,... 7 4. 119 Neal, Renee, ..,.,...,...,,.. 68, 108 Parrish, Cindy .,,.........,,... 149 Math ......,.,., .,............. 9 3 Needham, David ,.... 20, 32, 79, 108 Parrish, David .. ,. .89, 108, 162, 163 Maxwell, Ruby ...... 68, 73, 118, 119 Mayes, Diana ...,.,. 72, 83, 119, 172 May, Mrs. Linda .,..........,.. 127 Mayville, Clarie 10, 67, 119,152, 165 Mayville, Yvonne ....,...,. 106, 134 Meadows, Edwina .81,119,l51,153 Meadows, Myra .... ......,.1111-1,160 Means, Kim ...,...,.. 68, 70, 97, 119 Means, Vanita .,.., 36,65. 108,1l15, 68, 149 Med1ock,Jera1a ..,.,. ....... 7 11 120 Neely, Shan .. 17, 68, 79, 80, 811, 120 Neidecker, Suinley .........,... 120 Nelson, Dcann ..........,,.,.., 120 Nelson, Lori .,..,..... ,... 1 72 Neidecker, Mr. Gene .,. .,,,.. 128 Nelson, Mitzi ,...... .... 1 60, 178 Nelson, Mr. Roy .... ...,.. 1 28 Nelson, Stan ...,.. ........,... Newby, Johnny ...., .. 19,120 Newman, Myles ....... .... 1 04, 108 Parsons, Jerry Don , .,..,,.. 64, 120 Partners in Christ 64, 78 Parvin, LaRanda .... , ...... . Parvin, Pam .,....,.,...,...... 120 Pasttim es .... , . ......,..... 22-23 Patton, Janet ....... 65, 68, 120, 122 Pau1's Bakery ....,....,......,. 144 Paul's Men Shop .,.....,..,. 148-149 Payton, Dean ..... ..,115, 120 Medlock, Velvet ..... .. .,.... 1 108 Pearson, Jason ........ 72, 120 Peck, Brenda ... ..... 68, 94, 120 Peck, Terry ....,........,...... 108 Peer, Jere liee ,..... ,.,..... ,... 1 4 6 Latta, Kari ,......... .... 7 8, 79, 98, 119, 163 Lattin, Lisa. .. .......,..... 106 Layes, John .... ..,.,...... 1 19 Lee, Henry ..............,... 74, 119 Lehnen, Jackie 215, 106, 109, 135 Leischner, Wendi Jo .,.,....... 106 Lemieux, Spencer .,..............,. Lennier, Kenny ,...,. ., 15, 119, 158 Leslie, Rodney ..., .,....,... Lewis, Jeff. .,,.... ..,... . Lewis, Robert ...., ,....... lewis, Roy ...... ..,., 1 2, .12 119 106 Mefford, Lenora, ..,,., ,.,,...... . Mega-Moochers ..... ,... 1 24-125 Mentink, Rodney .... ..... 1 20 Metheny, Felicia .... .... 8 1, 120 Metheny, Jeffrey , . ,. ......... .. Metheny, Kevin .......,...,,... 147 Michael, Lisa ..... . ..,. 68, 82, 121 Micheletti, Tina ,,... ...... 6 8, 108 Midland Bowl ...... MiLadi's 8: Genneil's .... Milbum, Carla ...., . Milburn, David ..... Library ,.... . . . , , Lietzke, Virginia .. . Lincks, Gary .....,.. .......,98 138 154 Lincks, Harold .,.,.... , . . . 106 Lincks, Mrs. Marge ..........., 129 Lloyd, Mitchell ...... ..49 Lloyd, Robert 19. 2v.e4','119Q 1511, 149 Lockhart, Andy ...... 65, 67, 82, 119 Logan, Tia ..,.,...,,,..., 66, 74, 119 Long John Silvers .. Lookin' Back 8: At 155 "-173 ........1.1Z Lopez, Dale .... 49, 72, 146, 161, 180 Love, Devolyn ...,.. Lovett, Gregory .... 80, 100, 106, 141 Lovette, Kelly ....... Lowder, Lisa. .,,,.. , Lowder, Janice .,.... Lowder, Theresa .... Lowery, Terril , . . . Lutz, Leroy ..,,. Lynn, Aaron .... .,.....119,154 70,80, 119 145 119 119 ...116,1l9 etal ouths: - 158 153 120,171 Military Ball ...,....,...,... 116-37 Miller, Charles ........,.,...... 109 Miller, Kristi ...,, 65, 68, 72, 120, 151 Miller, Mrs. Nora .....,.,. .... 1 27 Miller, Wesley ............. 108, 110 Milosav Construction ...,. .172-1 771 Ming, Becky ...,.... 68, 71, 120, 157 Mirrors ....,. ...... . Mitchell, Karen ........,.. ...12-13 .9, 29, 35 78, 70, 82, 120, 163 Mitchell, Leslie . . . 4, 67, 82, 120, 152 Mitchell, Mr. Bill.4, 35, 128, 129, 141 Mitchell Machinery ....... .... 1 68 Miracle Workers ..,..... .128-129 . .,., 108 Montgomery, Denna ...... Montgomery, Eric, ....... 94, 97, 108 Montgomery, Velta , .,...,. .68 108 not exactly a bed "Tin Grins" waited through long and painful namecalling, with the high expense of The multi- roses. But those silverly smiles and tiresome rubber bands paid off when they could show off straight and even "pear- ly whites" in the end. McAnel1y, Tracy , ......,......... 72 McBrayer, Scott ..,,,.. 11, 18, 115, 69 112, 106,141,150 McBride, Susan . .34, 78, 80, 119, 153 McClure, Billy ........... 74, 97, 106 McClure, Mike ...,.. 10, 74, 119, 134 McCollom, Twila ......... 68, 78, 106 McCormick, Debra ............. 119 McCon'nick, Wanda ..,. ,,.... 1 19 McDonald, Sgt, David .......... 127 Mcllonalds .......,........ 151, 155 McDonald, Steven 117, 47, 74, 119 McDowell, Lisa ..... 66, 71, 119, 170 McElroy, Martha ,....... ...,...... McGhee, Tina ........., 71, 119, 170 McGrew, Donald ..., 72, 73, 112, 119 McGrew, Molly ..,............. 119 McGrew, Richard .,............ 119 McHattie, Jane ......,..,. lil, 18, 62 65, 68, 92, 119 McKee, Harold ...,., 72, 78, 119, 154 McPhil, Todd ,,,............... 119 Mackin, Leslie ... ,...,.. 18, 22, 46 64, 70, 106 Mahar, Charles . .,..,,.,....... 106 Mooney, Terry ...,.. 15, 27, 108, 171 Moore, Lisa .,..,,..,... 68, 120, 124 Moore, Barbara ..... ,........ 1 20 Moore, Curtis .,... . ..,.. 87, 120 Moore, David ...,, ,....... 7 2, 120 Moore, Delana .. ,.... 68, 78, 108 Moore, John ..., .... 6 8, 79, 80 82, 108, 130 Moore, Maurie .... ...,. 1 08, 166 Moore, Wesley ..,. .,.. 7 2, 120 Morris, Peggy ..... .,.. 6 6, 120 Morse, John ..., ...... 7 4, 110 Morrow, Molly .... .., 97, 120, 153 Morton, Monty ....,.,. 31, 40, 80, 82 120, 167 Morton, Teresa .....,....,., 8, 19, 35 62, 82, 108, 141 Moseley, Pamela ...... 68, 69, 78, 82 102, 108 Moseley, Sandy ..... .. Mr. Sid s .......... Mug 'N Jug ....... ..71,12O 170 161 Mulkey, Beatrice ......... 66, 71, 120 Mu Alpha Theta ..,.. ..... 6 8, 69 Munchkins , ........, .... 1 22-123 Murchison, Patricia ......... 66, 120 Murphy, Joseph ..........,....,.,.. Musgrave, George. .. 65, 80, 120, 173 Music ......,,............ 67, 81, 89 Myers, Mr. Lonnie ......,... 40, 127 Myers, Tamela ....., 29, 78. 108, 146 1611. 172 Newton, Katherine. ..,. ., .,.. 120 Newton, Larry ....,... ..... 7 4, 120 Newton, Raymond ,...,. 72, 120 Ngugen, Hue .....,.............,,.. Nguyen, Ngutet ThiKiew ..,. 82, 120 Nikki's ,,,.., ......,.. , ........ 1 41 Nomichitch, Phondeth .,....... 120 Notemakers ..,....... ..,.. 8 0-81 Notetakers ......... ,.,...,.. 8 2-83 Nunley, Brian .,,......... 40, 68, 70 eo, 111, 11111, 109 Nunley, Odell .......,,......... 128 Nunley, Mrs. Odell ............. 129 uchers: Almost like 'l""""the lJ0y who cried wolf, they fake- screamed "ouch" so much that when a guy f'mally did "goose" a girl or pinch too hard, no one had any sympathy left. Very easy target to pick on! Odell, Victoria .....,...... 36, 65, 68 108, 187, 142, 162 Oden, Leslie .....,......, 74, 75, 120 Odle, James .................,. 108 Odom, Leslie ,.,....... ,....,..... Olin Smith's Grocery ....,.,,.,, 116 Oliver, Daniel ...,......,.... 79, 120 Oliver, Tamara ........ 66, 120, 121 On the Spot Auto Glass ..,,,,.. 142 Opportunists ,.,.....,.....,. 70-73 O'Kelly, Patsy ,,,,.... ,..., 9 3 Otasco ...., .,.....,. ....... 1 3 5 Osbome, Jeffery ..,.,.,..... 7.1, 120 Overbey, Melinda .....,,,.. 108, 178 Overrnyer, Harold ........,..,., 120 Owen, Laura ...... ,18, 47, 64, 68, 70 79, 80, 93, 100, 108, 132, 1411, 162 aranoids: .. ..... Nervous shif- otepassers: i':,5'f E it h e r a L--l direct bomb or a quarterback sneak, passing it in a book, wad- ding it up like trash or throwing it under the "teach's" nose got the message across. Of course writing 500 sentences for getting caught, or having to read in front of the whole class made the note a lit- 1.7 Marchbanks, Sandi ..,.,..... 14, 66 Marion, Billy .... 40, 48, 68, 104, 106 Martin, Chris .............,. 65, 119 tle less urgent the next time. ting of eyes a n d th in k i n g "everybody's out to get me", those Hscaredy- cats", mainly un- derclassmen, swore that teachers wanted to flunk them, somebody wanted to beat them up at lunch, or that they're about to be called to the office whenever they hear the intercom come on. Pachl, Ronald ......, Painter, Dianna ..... ..,,...., 1 20 Palace Drug Store .............. 138 Palmer, David ......... 44, 120, 151 Parker, Kimberly Ann ......,.,.,.. Parker, Laura ......,........ 120 Parker, Vickie ..,,.,,............ 73 Parks, Darin .,.,. 49, 50, 53, 120, 169 Parks, Jim Ray , ............ 45, 120 Pendergrass, Mr. Den nis ..... 46, 48 Penson, Michele ...... ,. , .66, 68, 70 71, 78, 120, 138 People ....,,,.,......,.,. . . 102-129 Peoples Bank 8: Trust Co .... 156-157 People's Warehouse Market .... 138 Pepsi .............,., ...... 1 42, 143 Perkins, Thomas .... 120 Perry, Randall .... . ,,.. ...... 1 20 Peters, John .... , ..., 65, 74, 120 Peters, Karen ..... ,.,. . ..,. 120 Pearson, Jason ..,.... Peterson, Karen .......... ....,... 6 8 Peterson, Lori .............,..,.,... Peterson, Larry ............. 72, 120 Phillips, Carl ..,.... 64, 84, 120, 121 Phillips, Denver .....,..,.... 65, 120 Phillips, Penny .....,.. 20, 112, 122 Phillips, Spencer .... ............. Pierce, Mr. Ed .... ...,... 1 29 Pike, Sheila ................. 79, 122 Pitchford, Cynthia .....,..., 68, 122 Pitchford, Ellena .20, 29, 34, 122, 138 Pizza Hut ..,...........,.,..... 155 Pizza Parlour .............,. 154-155 Pixley, Benny ...., 64,121,122 Place, Robert E .........,...,.., 122 Pointer Patrons ....,.....,..... 172 Pointer Trail Pharmacy ..,..,.. 150 Politicians ..,.........,.,.... 78-79 Pollock, Barbara ...,.,...,.. 80, 108 Poopers ............,,,,... 114-115 Posey, Mrs. Emma Lou 68, 127 Pound, Brenda .... 70, 71, 80, 88, 108 Powell, Jamie .......... 78, 122, 138 Pradaxay, Latsamy ............ 122 Pradaxay, Sysounanh .......... 122 Prancers .,..,........ 29, 66-67, 78 Pranksters ,... Pre -C al ..,.,. Preppy , , .... . Prep Rally ..... .....104, 105 133 ....16-17 Press Argus...,. 140 Prime Time ,... ...... I 10-33 'Prof' ............ ,.,, . .,..,... 9 9 Prophet, Curtis ..... 74, 75, 122 Prough, Casey ,... ...,..,. 7 11, 122 Publications ..... ,... 7 980, 82-83 Pulis, Eddy ..... ......... 7 4, 75 'Put-Off' ...,....,.....,.....,.,. 88 Putman, Nikki , ...,., 66, 74, 75, 122 uitters: Professing "This test is too hard!" I quit." and throwing a pencil across the room, they usually just thought they couldn't complete the task and actually could have. Quill and Scroll ... ..,,. 68, 80 ubicists: colored, six- sided Rubikis cube cap- -Young tured many fans who, when asked to work it, performed the task in less than a minute. Ranki.n, Gary ,..... .. Rankin, Johnnie ..... ,. ,... Rankin, Terry ,..,.. ....... Rapier, Jeffery ..,..... Rapier, Stuart .,............. Rasberry, Leanna ........... Ray, Kevin ...... .... 11, 73, Ray, Mr. Sr Mrs, Richard .,,, Rayner, Glenn ..,........... Rainwater, Mrs. Ola Sue .,., Reather, Ronnie . ............ Red-faced ,...... .......... Reed, Carlene .... Reed, Tina ..,,... Reeves, Damon .,,....., Reeves, Michael. . . Reeves, Stacie ,,,., .,.... 122 116,118, 122 65, 122 ... 116 80, 108 80, 122 10, 145 74 122 127 74, 122 108-109 108 .. .. 68, 122 .73, 75,122 68, 70, 78, 100 108,180 .31, 74, 122 73,122 122,158 Releford, Arthur ............ Remler, Anita ,. ,. ..,.... . . Rester, Tina ..,... 36, 73, 75, 89, 108 Reynolds, Wilson ,...... .... 7 9 Rhodes Chevrolet .....,.,... Rheem Air Conditioning Div, .. 135 Rice, Mike .,................ 122 ... 139 ...,.73 122 Rice, Douglas ......,,....... Richmond, Tamie ..... ,..5, 108, 166 Riggs, Amy ...... 84, 66, 67, 122, 152 Skoal ,.... . ,....... ............. 1 9 Slate, Clinton ......,. 67, 73, 75, 123 Southem Living ...,........ 18-19 Smith, Cynthia ...65, 72, 80, 83, 123 Smith, Darris .....,. 65, 81, 123, 168 Smith, Edith ......,. 73, 75, 123, 125 Smith, Mrs. Jeri ...,.,...... 22, 127 Smith, Laura ,. ., .,.,.... 68, 123 Smith, Loise ,..... . ........,. 6, 123 Smith, Marla Jo ......, 5 29, 32, 69 78, 110, 142, 16:1 Smith, Scott .,,., .... ,,,.,., ...... . Smith, Tammy .... ,..,. 7 3, 75, 123 Snell, James.,,.. ,,.,, ..... . .. Snipes, Kirk .,,.. .... 7 3, 123 Snow ........,., ,,.,,...... 3 2 Snow, James ...,....,,.,....... 123 Sonic ........,..,...,,, 67, 155, 157 Sophomore Officers ...,....... 81 Spanish Clubs ..... ,. . 74-75, 82 Sparkman, Mr. Darral ......... 128 Sparkman, Melinda ....,.,.. 69, 123 Sparks, Angela ......., 65, 123, 142 Specialists ......,..,....,,... 74-75 Spencer, Darrell .....,. 59, 50, 51, 53 71, 110,137, 161 Speedy Mart .,............,.,., 138 Spessard, Shirley ,....,.. . . . . . . 110 Spiers, Marye ............... 69, 123 Spiller, Larry ....... 71, 73, 115, 123 Spirituals ......, ......,..... 6 6-67 Sportsman Ice .... ....,...,., 1 40 Stacy, Deborah . . . .... ,66 Stacy, Ladebra .... ,., 123 Staggs, Stephen .,,.. .. . 123 There's One in every crowd. . 1-7 Riggs, Mr. Iverson ............. 128 Riley, Donna ....... ,.,....,..., 1 22 Riley, Kimberly ,,...... , ....... 122 Robbins, Lisa ...,.., 34, 35, 108, 109 Robinson Bell ,.............., .. 144 Rockwell, Mr. Walter ..... 30, 33, 129 Rodeo Club ................,. 74-81 Rogers, Billy ......... ,... 7 3, 123 Rogers, David. , .,........... 90, 123 Rogers, Mrs, Hazel ....,......,. 127 Rogers, Rickey 64, 123, 144, 145, 167 Rookies ......,,,.............. 127 Rotary Service Club ..,...,.. 141 ROTC ,........, . , ........... 96, 97 Russell, Katrina ............ 68, 108 Russell, Rhonda .,.,... ........ 1 23 Ryan, Logan ..... 64, 72, 73, 123, 135 weethearts: Could be mis- ""'-'i'lZ8.k6I'l for Siamese twins, if un- known. Snugglers of the opposite sex were found together between class, before and after school State Fair .,..... Staton's Jewelry ..... ,.,.... 1 66-167 Steel, James .......,.. 5, 65, 67, 110 Stephens, Jeffery ....,... 10, 70, 110 Stephens, Karen ...,...,... 109, 110 Stephens, Traci ..29, 69, 78, 110, 163 Stephenson, Connie ..,......,., 123 Stevenson, Linda ..... 19, 64, 69, 79 104, 123 Steward, Bobby. ,. .....,... ,... Steward, Valorie ............... 123 Steward, Kenneth ...,...,.......... Stickler, Rickey ..,.. 64, 82, 123, 159 160, 180 Stickler, Teresa ...,.,. 35, 67, 82, 84 123, 152, 158, 166 Stiles, Mrs. Patricia ...... ,8, 96, 127 Stockton, Sharon , ...... ,...... 1 23 Stone, Brenda Mae ................. Stranathan, Joe ..,......... 127, 140 Strickland, Kenneth ....,.... 73, 123 Stringer, Phylis ........,....,., 104 Student Council ..... 78, 79, 82, 98 Stuhan, Jeffery .,.. ..,.... 7 3, 123 Suggs, James .,..,,,. ..,.... 7 3, 123 Sullivan, Teresa .,... 66, 67, 79, 123 152, 178 Superiors ....,.,.,.....,..... 68-69 Superior Federal ........,..,.,. 147 Survival of the fittest ..,,.., 96-97 Swaim, Bobby .,.,,. 4, 28, 74, 82, 93 123, 150 Swaim, Steven .......,. 67, 110, 166 40-4l,62- 63, 84-85, 100-101, 130-131, 178-180 Their own set of keys ..... 88, 89 Thomas, Marfha64, 78, 79, 81, 123, 149 Thomas, Michelle 24, 79, 80, 110, 163 Thomas, Teri Lynn .8, 19, 69, 73, 79 82, 93, 110, 156, 180 Thompson, Allison 64, 69, 71, 123, 163 Thompson, Betty .............., 123 Thompson, Calvin ...,.,... .,,,.,.. Thompson, Steven ...,. 73, 123, 179 Thorman, Ricky ....... 64, 123 'Thugi ., ...... ,........,., 9 7 'Teach' ....,..... ............., 9 2 Tinny, Stephen ....... 110, 168, 180 Titsworth, Eugene ........ 62, 64, 67 91, 123, 136 Titsworth, Mona ..,..........,. 124 Titsworth, Wally . . , 64, 112, 124, 150 Toon, Jerry Dale .......,.....,. 110 Top Dogs - Seniors .....,. 102-111 Too tough to bluff .,.,..,,.,,... 93 Toran, Stephanie Elaine .... 69, 110 Track ............,....,,.,,,.... 47 Trammell, Anthony Lee ........ 124 Tran, Duy Huan tHong1 ..,..... 124 Tran, Khiem Quoc . ..,...,....,., . . Tran, Thao Mich Rhuong ....., 124 Trebelettes ..,....,,..,.,... 80, 83 Tuck, Tracy ......,.,. 37, 74, 75, 125 Tucker, Danney ...,,.,.,.,...,. 124 Tucker, Tandy ..,....,.,..,,... 124 Tudor, Lisa . ..........,.. 65, 82, 124 Turman-Pierce Tire Co. ..... 144-145 Tumipseed, Mrs. Janie. ,,., . , .. 127 Twinkies ,,..,. . .,...,.,... 106-107 Typing I and II .....,. .,...... 8 9 nemployed: m o n e y , n 0 lunch, no nothin'! Fin- ding a job could be one big chore, only trouble was, when did you have more money? Udey, Alexa ............. 71, 73, 124 Udey, Bridget ...........,.. 102, 110 Underdogs ......,.,....... 112-125 Unlike any season before ..48-53 Unspectated .,......,........ 46-47 No job, no enturers: Waldo, Kevin .... ,... 1 24 Walters, Jeffrey .... ..., 1 26 Walters, Scott .... ....,,. 7 4, 124 Wallace, Bridget .........,..... 124 Ward, Linda ......... 69, 72, 83, 111 Ware, Cynthia .......,.,,.,,... 124 Watkins, Joy ......., 73, 80, 122, 124 Watson, Mace ..............,..... 73 Watson, Ronnie .,.,...,..... 78, 124 Watts, Terry . .,.,., 74, 124, 146, 180 Weaver, Tina Marie ...,,.,...,...,. Webb, Tawana ........,,..,.,.. 124 Webb, Mrs. Pat ,,..30, 102, 128, 129 Weinsinger, Joe ..,. ..........,.,. 5 1 Weinsinger, Phillip ....,. ... 115, 124 Welding Class ....., ..,..... 90 Wells,Sheila...,.,. ...68,111 Wendt, Johnny ..,. ..... 124 Wendyls ...,..... ... 72, 155 Wescott, Lenora .......,........ 124 West, Lenny .,......,,.,.,.....,... Westark Community College 168-169 Westem Auto ,.......,,,..,,... 171 Westfall, Bill ..... ,.......... 9 6, 111 Westfall, Wendell ,...,. 65, 116, 124 Wheeler, Brent ..,,. .......,., 1 24 Whirlpool ............ .,...... 1 48 Whitby, Mr, Ronald ,... ......, White, Mrs, Amelia ,... ...... 1 27 White, Angela ....... .,.,, 7 1, 124 White, Carla Jan ..........,,... 111 White, Deanna ......... 79, 124, 157 White, James ..........,.........,. White, Joseph .................. 124 White, Kimberley .. 16, 125, 153, 167 Wiley, Rodney ,.,, Willey, Kimberly . . . ....,,66,71,111 Whitehead, Mary .. Whitmire, Brian A - . 73,1U4,111, 142 64,125 .....,72,75,125 Williams, Carol ..................,, Williams, DeAnna ....... 66 78, 125 Williams, Harry. . .65, 67, 82, 96, 125 Williams, Julie , ...... 28, 64, 80, 111 133, 166 Williams, Kimberly .69, 70, 112, 125 Williams, Lynn ,..... ....... 7 9, 125 Williams, Melissa .......... 125, ' 133 Willis, Margaret ......, 69, 107, 111 Willis, Mary ..,..... 65, 71, Willis, Mildred ..,.. 69, 107, 109, 111 Wilmoth, Kenneth 12, 69, 70, 111 4 '36 Wilson. lnri .............,.. 118,125 .,111 129 ' Wilson, Mrs, Judy ......,... Wilson, Stephanie. . Wilson, Tommy Don ..... 74, 75, 125 69 Wimberly, Belinda . .,111 Wimberly, Hope ...,... 34, 35, 67, 78 82, 84, 85, 125, 152 Winbom, Tammy .. 111 Winbom, Kimberly. 68, 111, 151, 155 Winborn, Stephanie 125 Winn, Cathy .......... 125,141,151 Wood, Becky ....... Wood, Tammy ... Wood, Richard .,... Wood, Robert ...... Woodard, Paul B. .. Woodruff, Theresa 78,125 . .,..... 48 .. .... 73,90 .. .,.... 125 .. ..,68,125 . Summer ........ ........, 1 0-11 Woolsey, Eddie ,,,,, ,H 72, 125 01' at any Sffclfal event Sweeten, Kelly , .,.. .... 8 2, 96, 123 O 1. b. World Affairs ,,,, ,,,,,,, 9 9 always arm in arm. Syrack, Ronald .... ......... 1 23 1 ut 011 fl 11.11 - world Higtgry ,,,, ,M ,,,, ,99 eaVeS 01' Worthey, Dale ...711,125 Sadler, Vickie ..,... 108 projects or ggffefagliibgth """ ""A 9 1 reports for varied Samuels, Jack ..... ....... 1 211 afflefalesg classes required outside, Sanders, Powell .......-.--- 108, 1-5-1 ---l'--1--' climbing a tree research. ourbook. Sayarath, Vasana ..... .,.,......, . . , -5'-,Q-A,'.,vIf-' Schuster, Danna .,,. ........... 1 os Acquiring the xangexgx' ""' 74' 116' UQ '---'-'-r-Ll'-"' Scott, April .....,......,.,. 112, 12:5 n am e of e D 1 "-"'A"A-1' M ,Qi scart, Brenda .,,,.... se, 65, 69, ma 'if D VQHQZSS Bfgrfdgskg' """"1' 1,0 The 1981 Scott, Ginger ,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,, 1 2:1 Hngrk 011 the flrstday Of Village Florist gl Gift? 132 ..i.1......- Hpointerv """ 1,5 'gb' M, school, he H1W21yS had Volleyball .,..,,.,,.......,. 46, 47 placed in the top one per- Selby, John f. ff' 1451 1691 179 Somebody into hot V0'1me'-Dwglas ' """"" 98' 111 cent of the nation, to Self, Stephen ..,.,........,., 23, 167 water. recieve the cgveted Selman, Dwight ,... , ..,...., 73, 1231 u 1 Senior Class Officers .......... 81 Tam Hut --'------- H- 146 Crown award ' Sessions, Robert ..,,.,. ....... 1 2:1 Tucker, Tandy 4 .-,-.4 -------- H 6 . Yancey, Karen ,, .... 69, 71, 124, 125 Seven-11 ........ . ...146-147 '1'e""ef- Mrs- MW M -------- y 126 Orrlersr Yankees ....,.,........,... .....19 5119130111 Latallfl --.4 -------- 1 08 Tate: Mf' James """"' 9' 128' Yarbrough, Patricia ..,..., ,. 65, 125 Shepherd, Shana ...., ,... 7 3, 75, 123 TMS Flowers ---'- '--'-"-' , ' 1'5" Yates, Gary Dan .,,.,,,..... 711, 125 Shibley, Mark. ..,.. ....,,. 7 4, 123 Tfiygor' Bflag "" "" Z 4' gg' 110 sweaty Yeager, Deborah Leigh ,. . .64, 69, 80 Shibley, Karen ..... .... 2 , 126, 127 31111011 gfmd all A-"ri 511112 palms and 98, 125. 155 Shibley, Tammy ..,.......,.... 108 av Or' m 3 ""'A"" Q " ' ' 1, Yeager, Jeffery .... ........,.... 1 11 Shultz, Dayna ......... 34, 108, 122 Taylor' ' nervous Shakes before Yeagers Ben Franklin Sr H Shores, Robyn ,..... ee, 69, 110, 1:19 1 1 -- 1 -, ' - U 1 ,j that first date or the big True Value Hardware ........,, 10:1 'Shut-ins' ..,.. ........... 1 20-121, lzznzigsusan ""' 64' 65' 66' test Cgusgd Students Yegfitiy, Mg. Gowon .... 99, 100, - - -, ,...............,..... , , a 3 ne ,,,,,,, M , , ...,.... mental ,.,..,,,,,... sm: Kenneth .............. 12:1 gfuflef- - -tg -t-4-------- me f0I' I10th1I1g- Yi,1-Iye-Ran ..... , ..,, 125 - . .7 e ipperma ............ - A Vnnlllb 71W 125 Sinbandhit,-Bounleuth .... ,., 123 The Decorator Center H -A-H 156 Wagner, Gary Neal H. HH- H1 Young, Betty .,.. I K, Sindle, Stacie ........... ..... 1 23 , , , , , Wait Michelle 89 124 Young, Donna .,,,. .,..13, 68, 125 Skateworld ...., , ,..... .,,, 1 58-159 The 'Wm em t easy """" 9899 Wait' Bobby D315 "'i' 'H' ' Young, Theresa .... .... 6 5, 71, 125 Skerbitz,Rebecca 123 ' ' Young, Tonya ..,, ...2,74,81,125 1.12 7 With the lack of enclos- Prepared- ed hallways, rainy weather spoils any enjoyment for many s students. Seniord Mitzi Nelson and Melin- T da Overby take cover under a protective umbrella during morning break. he crowd distinguished itself T stereotypes. The "brain" who I through its personalized EAS' searched the library for the thickest book with which to impress the teacher 41,037 pages of "Gone With the Windnj and who took four ofthe five honor courses including pre-cal, physics, World literature and advanced grammar- couldn't fit composition into his schedule. "Clubbies" who fraternized, socialized and dramatized their memberships. To "outdo', Senior Carolyn Friddle, one had to join more than eight organizations or to challenge the expertise of Junior Teresa Sullivan, would have to had cheered for 11 years. Making their distinctions, FBLA boasted 104 joiners While FTA stood posed for group shots with only seven. There s. e in every crowd Fl" 7Though short in stature, a I Sophomore Pointerette Bar- bara Bernard makes up for any height complex through her enlarged spirit and trusty chair while giving apep talk during a basketball pep rally. ' As a regular post- Dlrty Work' game part of their jobs as student managers, Juniors Steve Thompson and John Selby sort and fold the basketball team's uniforms. A ' f h t ffh Apart, yet a Part. milf 2,232 Emi contemplates his first half performance against the eeping up with the J ones' worried its share of "fashion and fad Q . followers". But to top that scene, Teri Thomas sported 29 Izods and Karen Henderson arrived on campus in the parking lot's most expensive vehicle, her Corvette. And as for sports, top-rated teams became commonplace and what set the athletes apart was the 224 pounds of Junior Terry Watts, the heaviest on the football defensive line and the biggest pair of feet on the basketball court, the size 12 Nikes of Senior Mike Reeves. y Frorrithe one who knew exactlyhow to combine apples. frozen dinners and cans of "vegies" to save the bread CJoe Batey at People's and Ricky Stickler at Haysl to the seliiemployed CSteve Tinney who is a partner with his dad in Razorback Forkliftl, employees learned the 'ttricks of the trade? All were a part and apart because like all others, in our crowd... rival Ahna Airedales while also listening to Coach Gary D Autry's pep talk to the entire squad. :if ti 1 My fr an we 5-

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