President Bill Crouch (center), posing here with a portion of the gathering, spoke briefly about the College‚Äôs positive direction and Admissions counselor Jeremiah Tudor shared with the families what GC has in store for their future Tigers. Also, representing the College in this photo are Director of Religious Life H.K. Kingkade ‚Äė83, left, and Development Director Roy Lowdenback ‚Äė05, third from left. Cathy Otis ‚Äô86, whose parents own the orchard, is far right ‚Äď next to Charlotte Elder ‚Äė96, who set up the event.
Earlier in the day, former Gov. Martha Layne Collins, Kingkade, Lowdenback and President Crouch ‚Äúpainted Bowling Green Orange-and-Black‚ÄĚ with visits to homes of alumni and friends, places of business, First Baptist Church and Graves-Gilbert Clinic. Kingkade said a special highlight was presenting Dr. Paul Parks ‚Äė43 with a photo album of GC‚Äôs 11 current Parks Scholars.
Lowdenback and Gov. Collins, a GC Executive Scholar-in-Residence, also paid a call on Bowling Green High School ‚Äď and met with a number of future Georgetown College Tigers, hopefully.
Cathy Otis opening a gift of appreciation for allowing the Southern KY Alumni group to meet at Jackson’s Orchard.
Betty Lou Smith ‚Äė55 ‚Äď wearing her freshman t-shirt from ‚Äúa few years ago‚ÄĚ ‚Äď flanked by H.K. Kingkade, left, and Roy Lowdenback
Deana Douglas ‚Äô92 and Roxann Fry ‚Äė93 didn’t know the other was coming and had been trying to get together for over a year! Warm & Fuzzy!
Monica arston Porter ‚Äė97, Lisa Wood Harmon ‚Äė94, Tera Jones Ragland ‚Äė95, Jennifer Carter Myers ‚Äė94, Stoye Young ‚Äô01. Monica, Lisa and Jennifer are Sigma Kappas ‚Äď Little, Big and Grand-big.
Future Tiger Anna Ragland, 5 (Tera‚Äôs daughter)
Future Tigers Emma Harmon (Lisa‚Äôs daughter) and Elly Myers (Jennifer‚Äôs daughter)
Future Tiger Millie Porter, 6 month‚Äôs (Monica‚Äôs daughter) e than 70 area alumni, prospective students and their families turned out Thursday night (Oct. 21) for a Georgetown College celebratory picnic at Jackson‚Äôs Orchard on Slim Island Road.
Jim Durham, News Bureau Director