SNAP BACK IN TIME – 1966 – 654 graduate
SNAP Back In Time takes a look back at newsmakers from yesteryear.
Tuesday, May 31, 1966
Some 654 high school seniors were scheduled to receive diplomas in exercises this week in Albemarle and Stanly County Schools, including Albemarle, West Stanly, North Stanly, South Stanly, Kingville and West Badin.
Charles Elliott Gaddy, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Winfred Gaddy, an instructor in English at Fork Union Military Academy, had received an appointment under the National Defense Education Act to attend the University of Virginia summer institute in the teaching of English.
Each fall and spring, students at Stanly Community College’s Carolina Auction Academy conduct a student auction with proceeds to benefit... read more