The 28th Annual Aracoma High School reunion is being held July 16, 17, 18 and 19 at the Lodge and Conference Center at Chief Logan State Park.
Activities at the four day event will span several locations throughout Logan and include games, a picnic, a Motown social, a fashion show and a memorial breakfast.
Events scheduled for Friday July 17 includes registration at the conference center from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; a picnic at shelter number six the Chief Logan State Park at 1 p.m., a showing of special memories at 7-8:30 p.m. and a Motown social and fashion show from 9-11 p.m. at the Chief Logan Conference Center.
On Saturday, July 18, the Reunion begin with registration from 9-10 a.m. and a national alumni meeting at 10 a.m.-noon at the Conference Center at Chief Logan State Park; a social gathering at Superior Bottom at Omar from noon-4 p.m. or free time from noon-4 p.m, and dinner and dancing back at the Conference Center at 6:30 p.m.
On Sunday July 19, a breakfast and memorial service will be held from 9-10:30 a.m. at the conference center.
Dr. Carolyn Stuart will give a special address at the dinner scheduled for July 18. Stuart is a McDowell County native and serves as the first African American in a cabinet level position in W.Va.. Stuart was appointed by Governor Earl Ray Tomblin to be the first director of the Herbert Henderson Office of Minority Affairs.
Stuart has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Science from Bluefield State College, a Master of Arts Degree in Counseling from Marshall University, a Doctorate of Philosophy in Counselor Education and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Race and Social Policy from Virginia Tech.