Members of the reunion class included, front row, Brucie Broockmann, Peggy Kraft Harkins, Rita Burton Hawthorne, Walter Camp, Pam DeGraw Childress, Fran McKay Rushing, Regina Roebuck Johnson, Connie Ingram Thompson, Elbert Hilliard; top row, Jerry Collums, Mike Kent, Bobby Brown, Tom Hawthorne, Linda Waldrup Adcock, Rick Kelly, Gayle Jurgens McMurtrey, Judy Thornton Thorpe and Pat Butler Truesdale.
Members of the reunion class included, front row, Brucie Broockmann, Peggy Kraft Harkins, Rita Burton Hawthorne, Walter Camp, Pam DeGraw Childress, Fran McKay Rushing, Regina Roebuck Johnson, Connie Ingram Thompson, Elbert Hilliard; top row, Jerry Collums, Mike Kent, Bobby Brown, Tom Hawthorne, Linda Waldrup Adcock, Rick Kelly, Gayle Jurgens McMurtrey, Judy Thornton Thorpe and Pat Butler Truesdale.

The Madison-Ridgeland High School Class of 1969 held its 50th reunion this weekend at the old school, now Madison Square Center for the Arts.  

Class members reminisced as they toured the building, along with members from other classes in the 1950s, 60s and 70s.

Elbert Hilliard, the director emeritus of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History who was a teacher and basketball coach at the school 1960-65, gave a talk on the history of the school.

Members of the reunion class included, front row, Brucie Broockmann, Peggy Kraft Harkins, Rita Burton Hawthorne, Walter Camp, Pam DeGraw Childress, Fran McKay Rushing, Regina Roebuck Johnson, Connie Ingram Thompson, Elbert Hilliard; top row, Jerry Collums, Mike Kent, Bobby Brown, Tom Hawthorne, Linda Waldrup Adcock, Rick Kelly, Gayle Jurgens McMurtrey, Judy Thornton Thorpe and Pat Butler Truesdale.