of the July 10, 2010Meeting of the Kanawha Alumni
meeting of the Kanawha Alumni Association was called to order by
Association President Tom Crutchfield at 2:00 p. m. at the
Burnsville Public Library.
in attendance were
Parmer gave Margret his key to the KAA’s safe deposit box.
minutes of the May 2, 2010 meeting were read and approved.
Pritt/ Russell McClain]
was noted that Barbara Brown Wilson had taken the oath and had
become an honorary member of KAA at this year’s business meeting.
Darrell Skinner had also been approved for honorary membership;
however, he did not attend the business meeting. He must take the
oath at some future meeting in order to become an honorary member.
Joe Conley, Braxton County High School Class of 1970, had said that
he would take the oath this year but he also did not attend the
Willey reported that she had sent out approximately 1,200
invitations to the Alumni Banquet; she had received 235
McClain suggested that the KAA lower the price of the banquet.
Jimmy Pritt suggested that we review the entire program. He
proposed that we meet in September to discuss ideas and asked
everyone to prepare a list of suggestions.
McClain commented upon the lack of participation in square dancing
as compared with the cost of the band for square dancing. David
Parmer reminded us that the restricted parking on the playground
and near the school caused by the renovations to the school had
played a role in lowering our attendance.
KAA approved a motion authorizing Russell McClain to reserve the
Community Building on behalf of the KAA for the Alumni weekend.
Peck/ David Parmer]
President Tom Crutchfield suggested the following theme for 2011:
“Old School—New School”. He also reported that Burnsville School
will have a new principal this academic year.
Willey read a letter of appreciation for the KAA’s efforts in
conducting the annual Alumni Banquet weekend which Mary Moran Bush
had sent to her.
next meeting was scheduled for September 12, 2010 at 2:00 p. m. at
the Burnsville Public Library.
meeting was adjourned at 2:40 p. m. [M/s Russell McClain/ Margret