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Name: Eric Cuiper () on Thursday, June 8, 2000 at 10:25:03
Class: 2000
City and State: Hawthorne, Ca
Message: Just saw my name on the Alumni list and I want to say Thank you to Terry Leeper and Judy for the gift and making me the first KID on the 2000 list. John, I know you had something to do with it too, so thank you. I hear my folks talk about your web, how good it is, and fun. I will be checking it out. Thank you EC
Hey Eric, Glad to have you aboard as the first new millenium graduate to sign on, and the first new millenium Cougartown member too. Thanks for being out there and congratulations on graduating from HHS.

Name: Elizabeth Castanon () on Thursday, June 8, 2000 at 09:45:21
Maiden: Cary
Class: 1973
City and State: Amarillo Tx
Message: Hey JB, Just wondering if it takes a long time for the star to show or am I going to have to wait till next year for my check to clear too? lol, Happy one month anniversary to the newlyweds! I like Judy's idea about when she is called the ex's name she receives a new outfit, but in my case it won't work. His ex was Elizabeth too! But he cheats and calls me Flaca ( I think he called all of the others Flaca as well) that way he wont get caught saying the wrong name!...Hey Ray Nelson, I'd love to send you some of our Panhandle rain. We had four straight days of it last week. I'm trying to have a yard sale but every weekend it rains! Where is everyone? I feel like I'm in a ghost town...oh well, hope somebody out there reads this.. you all have a good weekend and God bless...Liz
Sorry about that Liz, and to all you other Members out there, if you've sent in your dues and your star hasn't shown up, please let me know. I DO make mistakes. Thanks Liz for clueing me in, and you now have your very own

Name: Sharon MacDonald () on Thursday, June 8, 2000 at 09:04:42
Maiden: Badger
Class: 63
City and State: Burlington, Wisconsin
Message: Hey Ray Nelson - the rain I thought I was sending to you got misdirected - yesterday it was warm and sunny and I was driving home from work thinking what a perfect evening to sit out on the patio with a drink before dinner. Well as I approached Burlington, the sky started to darken and the thunder and lightning began to spark. Before I hit the outskirts of town, "The Rains Came"! Guess I didn't put on enough postage and the rainy stuff was returned to sender!

Name: John B () on Thursday, June 8, 2000 at 07:50:48
Class: 62
City and State: Lomita, CA
Message: I just have to say that last night, through the generosity of Big Mac McClain HHS74, Janet and I, along with Harry Plotkin and Cathy Brooks, spent a thoroughly enjoyable evening at the Shrine Auditorium listening to the Jr Philharmonic Orchestra with Dr. Ernst Katz conducting. I don't know how old Dr. Katz is, but this is his 63rd year of conducting the Jr Philharmonic. I know I know, but JB, the Lakers were playing last night. This was way better, and these kids don't make millions of dollars for their performances. So thanks Mac for the tickets and thanks Harry and Cathy for being there with us. We all had a great time and I'd love to do it again next time.

Name: Kelley () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 23:26:02
Maiden: Currie
Class: 67
City and State: Coos Bay, OR
Message: Where did everybody go?
I was wondering the very same thing.......Basketball maybe?

Name: Reuel Callahan () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 23:12:43
Class: 65
City and State: Westlake Village, CA.
Message: John, 2 years ago yesterday my son got married in Waikolo not far from Kona. He got married at the Hilton and we had the rehearsal dinner (Luau) at the Hotel. It was great. Good food and entertainment. Have fun!
Thanks for the info Reuel, I'll pass it on.

Name: Anita Young () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 23:11:54
E-Mail: amyinor@webtv. or
Maiden: Aceves ( ah-who's it?)
Class: 1978
City and State: Newberg, OR
Message: Hey Ray Nelson....I think I know of how you can get rain in the land of Bubba on a regular basis this time of year...God knows it's worked for the Portland Metro area since I've lived here....just have a major festival outdoors and you're sure to get rain and plenty of it....Portland's Annual Rose Festival just kicked off again this past weekend, and the first day was hot and 80 degrees and now....raining and in the 60's. I'm telling ya, I've lived in this area of Oregon for close to 15 years and the Rose Festival has worked like a charm...maybe you guys can have the Billy Goat Fest...what about that? Just a suggestion!

Name: Judy DeGrazia Blomsterberg () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 17:17:28
Maiden: not Sheila ~buyinganewsummer wardrobe anyway.
Class: 64
City and State: Torrance, CA
Message: Hey Marsha Russell Hood.. just a quick note wish you and Robin Happy 1 month anniversary!! I was just going over my pics from our weddings in Hawaii..and it brought back such wonderful memories.. of when we were ROWDY~young~so full of energy~carefree~and we still had our girlish figures.. boy, those were the days. If we only knew then what we know now.
Now, I'm off like a velcro prom dress.
Judy Wudy Chicken Fanny Blomsterberg..
P.S. Oh ya, evertime Janny calls me by his ex-wife's name, I get a new who cares. I've almost got my summer wardrobe completed!!

Happy One Month Anniversary Judy and Janny, and Marsha and Robin. Geez, one month already, but it seems like only 4 weeks ago. The one month anniversary is the "Dust Anniversary" so pick out something nice for each other.

Name: kelley () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 15:34:55
Class: 67
City and State: Coos Bay, OR
Message: Hey Petey just how little is little mini, He sounds tiny winnie. No pun intended. Nice to have you aboard Scott! Well you lucky folks in SoCal it's raining once again here in God's Country. John I think I'll stick with cash. those checks take too long to get into the bank. It's on its way. Thanks for the site it has really been lots of fun, now about that picture of 133rd?
Thanks Kel'

Name: Jeanne Carrillo () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 10:10:32
Maiden: Burk
Class: 69
City and State: Carlsbad, CA
Message: Hey John, I've got a time share in Kona. Most all of the nice hotels have luaus that run about 40-60 bucks per person. They are lots of fun and good food. Everyone needs to go to at least one luau if they go to Hawaii. Hope your friends have lots of fun. It's really beautiful there and really laid back. My kinda life!
Thanks Jeanne

Name: Lisa () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 09:00:50
Maiden: Graham
Class: 67
City and State: Ramona, CA
Message: John, My check is in the mail - I finally got my spoon out of the carton of Dreamery Black Raspberry Avalanche ice cream to write my checks for the month. Kelley, this is really good ice cream, but they could improve with the chocolate pieces being larger. Mini it was great to hear the surf is up in Oregon. Again, thanks for this website. Lisa
Hey Lisa, Thanks for the help and glad you've removed the spoon.

Name: Mary Magnuson () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 08:58:30
Class: 1975
City and State: Austin, TX
Message: Hey Sharon Webb Nelson, How you doing? I also remember going to Farrells after the football games and having a great time there. I thought they had all gone out of business, but when I visited my parents in Temecula, California in January (south-east of LA in Riverside County - off I15), the new mall had a brand new Farrells. Of course, we went in for lunch and everything was just as I remembered it. Take care.

Name: Petey () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 06:34:20
E-Mail: oneflewoverthecukoosnest,com
Maiden: smith
Class: 72
City and State: salem

Name: David () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 02:38:38
Class: 1988
City and State: dallas, tx
Message: i'm trying to get a hold of a old friend by the name of rocio, if anyone has any info please feel free to e-mail me. thanks

Name: Keith D.Jones () on Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 00:26:20
Class: 76
City and State: Las Vegas, NV
Message: John, I went to one at the King Kamehameha Hotel a few years back. Not sure how much, was a guest of the manager but I'm sure it wasn't much, maybe $20-$30. Had allot of food and fun and the view is great. Right in Kona Town.
Thanks Keith, I'll pass it on.

Name: Ray Nelson () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 21:41:17
Class: 1973
City and State: Fayetteville, GA
Message: Hey Sharon MacDonald. Instead of rain from Wisconsin we got your cooler temps and low humidity. Many thanks. I hope your son is able to get his lawn established. We are on a 10 am to 10 pm mandatory water ban. So any left over rain would be very nice. Long term forecast calls for much above average temps and below average rain fall. It will be muggy and buggy out here where the billy goats romp.

Name: Scott 'Mini' Davidson () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 19:31:29
Class: 1969
City and State: Corbett, OR
Message: Surf's Up!!

Name: JIM SLOEY () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 18:04:36
Maiden: inapposite
Class: 66/84
City and State: REDONDO BEACH, CA
Message: I just noticed some "KID" from the class of 2000 signed up as an alumni. I think first of all that may be a premature presumption on his part or alternatively a statement that he is no longer attending school succumbing to that age old disease without cure called senioritis. I suggest we remove the "KID" from the list until we see an authentic diploma in his hand! Whose kid is that anyway? And why isn't he studying for finals like we never did? Get a job "KID." Sloey
Yes, that "KID" better pass or his name comes off the alumni list.

Name: Mario Caicedo () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 12:49:48
Class: 1991
City and State: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Message: Great site! I hope I find some friends that I haven't seen in a decade!
Hey Mario, Just ask away. I'm sure someone has the answer, and thanks for checking in.

Name: John Baker () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 12:36:09
Class: 62
City and State: Lomita, CA
Message: I have a question for the Cougs who live in Hawaii. I have friends who're going to Kona later is month and want to know where to find a reasonable priced Luau. I know someone can answer this one. Thanks Cougs.....

Name: Sharon Nelson () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 12:01:37
Maiden: Webb
Class: 1975
City and State: Sunnyvale,CA
Message: It was so nice to visit the south bay this last weekend. I met with friends at El Pollo Inka restaurant in Torrance and it was great to chit chat about the good ol' days. Being there reminded me of going there when the restaurant used to be a Farrells ice cream parlour. I remember going there after the football games. When on a date there I'd order a small sundae. When I went there with the gals I'd order the Pig Trough and really enjoy it. Later the place became "Eat at Ed's" which was a fun place too. Where do the current HHS crowd hang out after the games? Starbuck's? Seems like the coffee houses have sprouted up everywhere. Farrells was a lot more fun. The 1975 varsity football team made it into a couple of CIF games so we had reason to party. It's been too long since I've visited CT and it's sure nice to be back!
Glad to have you back Sharon.....please stay tuned.

Name: Gary Lents () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 11:33:45
E-Mail: infectednomore
Class: 67
City and State: Vista
Message: JB, we were there, honest....I have a credit card receipt for breakfast at San Luis Rey. We weren't "pulling a Lents"....LOL
OK Gary, Geez, you don't have to expound the fact. If you say you were there, were there. The fact that you stayed hidden from the rest of the guys, well that's something they didn't understand, but I guess you had your reasons. Be a Coug boy.......

Name: Kay Ramsey () on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 at 00:27:33
Maiden: Ramsey
Class: 1962
City and State: Hawthorne, Calif.
Message: Thank you for this web site. Kay

Name: kelley () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 22:57:38
Maiden: currie
Class: 67
City and State: coos bay,ore by the ocean
Message: I tried before and I'll try again, HAPPY (now belated) BIRTHDAY PETEY. You are a good woof, have many more. It's funny, we can't both be 29!! My condolences to the Davidson Family. The Crew will miss Ma Davidson.

Name: Sharon MacDonald () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 20:12:32
Maiden: Badger
Class: 63
City and State: Burlington, Wisconsin
Message: Hey Ray Nelson, here in Southeastern Wisconsin we have more rain than we know what to do with. We are about triple our usual allotment. Hopefully some is heading your way. My son and his family just moved into a new house in Loganville, GA and need the rain for their new grass. If rain doesn't arrive soon, perhaps you could teach those billy-goats and dawgs to do a little rain dance! Isn't that an interesting picture.

Name: Ray Nelson () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 18:29:29
Class: 1973
City and State: Fayetteville, GA (AKA Billy Goat Acres)
Message: Hot off of CNN (Chicken Noodle Network) Bubba needs rain. Send quickly. Goats and dawgs are withering away As for Ron Reinholdson inquiry about surfing at Catalina, it would be difficult at best. While the prevailing swell is from the west southwest, the island rises very quickly from the seabed thus, ground swells do not break. Rather, they roll right into the vertical cliffs with no curl. The beaches that are available are naturally protected from this swell. Sometimes, however, when a Santa Ana blows, Avalon and the Isthmus and all other north facing beaches are pounded with wind waves. Forget the south side of the island. It's even worse. Sometimes the east end of Little Harbor anchorage has a little action but not large. (Not bad information from someone in Georgia.) I spent much time at the island on my parent's boat a long time ago. Surfs Up – Bubba hangs ten. Now please send some rain!

Thanks for the Catalina Surf report Ray. The rain's on it's way.

Name: JIM SLOEY () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 18:21:31
Maiden: BAKER
Class: 66/84
City and State: REDODNDO BEACH, CA
Message: Dear John,
It has come to my attention that a new hot dawg stand in hermosa is opening this week called P. G. Weaver. Similar to Pinks with a large variety of dogs only closer to the South Bay. Perhaps a cougartown visit is in order? Since Leeroy is back in where ever he said he was, perhaps he and all his DNA offspring could join us too. What do you think? Sloey

Sounds great as we're just about ready for a "Road Trip". Find out where it is and we'll plan it. Actually Bob Rierdan from Missouri just mailed me his Ctown dues and said he'd be in town the end of June. How's about it Bob, wanna go on a Hot Dog Run? Thanks Jim......hey, you aren't planning to pull a "Lents" are you?

Name: Kathleen Griffin () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 17:55:24
Maiden: Nix
Class: 74
City and State: San Pedro, CA
Message: Greetings to all. I've been catching up with the latest feedback, took 3 hours on a T-1 line. John, just wanted to let you know that the check is in the mail tonight. Mike Mecey, did you get my voice mail?
Thanks Kathleen

Name: Dan Johnson () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 17:08:39
Class: 77
Message: I can't help you locate the man, but Terry Howse was a very close friend of a man who for a few years in the late 60s/ early 70s was my stepbrother -- Dave Whippo. I have not seen nor heard from Dave in over a quarter of a century. Anybody who has contact with him, tell him I said "Hi" (Doreen too)

Name: Frank A. Romano () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 16:29:27
Class: 1961
City and State: Las Vegas, Nv
Message: To all at Cougartown that have taken their time to check in on how I have been fairing these past several months....Thank you very much. JB for your messages, Chris Prewitt for trying to visit and the Rowdy Queen Judy for all the secret notes during study hall.. Patty V for the jokes and everyone else Thank you. I am feeling much better just now, and I have been wanting to post a note at Feedback for weeks. The last time I tried, there was a DO NOT DISTURB note in Hawaiian on the front door.
Congratulating! Robin & Marsha, Rowdy Queen Judy & Janny. May you each enjoy the peace, joy and comfort of the warm touch, unspoken words and the sharing of your lives with your sole mates. I would wish you all the very best In particular to the ladies...Remember the unspoken word part of this!
JB a.k.a. Mr. Levy I guess it's really "Hello Johnny" You are keeping the Cougartown chapel rather busy. One thing I did notice. In all the pictures no Elvis participating in the weddings? Hard to do here, in less you do the drive in wedding window.
Maria and I were sorry that we couldn't make the wine country trip. But, maybe next year, God willing and the creek not rising. Well guys, I have already stayed too long at the fair just now, so till I can get back in touch.... Thank you all again for the kind words and for just thinking of me. You all mean a great deal too me. RGC, Frank

Hey Frank, Thanks man for giving us a shout. We were all getting a little worried. Yeah, the Cougartown Chapel has been pretty busy, and yes we DID have our own Elvis at Robin and Marsha's wedding. Robin said he couldn't marry Marsha unless Elvis did Ready Teddy at the service. I don't know where Marsha found him but.......well click here and see if this guy doesn't sound just like THE KING to you. Thanks again Frank....stay in touch man.

Name: Omar Azze () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 15:51:33
Class: 1977
City and State: Downey, CA
Message: Anita, Thanks for your help. Wadman, See 'ya at the game! Danny, Did you call Elian? Shaq, Thanks for showing up, at least for the 4th qtr anyway! Portland, Sorry the rope got so tight 'round your necks. F'ing losers

Name: Dianne Anderson () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 12:37:35
Message: I am the daughter-in-law of Nancy Rohwedder-Anderson and Dave Anderson. MaryJane Rohwedder-Stagg told me about the site and I thought I would check it out. It is great! Keep up the good work. Just hope my class can do as good a job here in San Diego. Dianne

Name: Anita Young () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 12:32:41
E-Mail: or
Maiden: Aceves ( yes, really)
Class: 1978
City and State: Newberg, OR
Message: Yeah, Petey, Damned Blazers is right! They do this every freakin' year! I don't know why I keep coming back for more of this bull! They get ya all excited and just when they could do it all...they roll over and play dead! Sounds like some old boyfriends I've had! LOL!

Name: PAT BUSH () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 12:10:55
Class: 80
City and State: BUENA PARK

Name: Petey () on Monday, June 5, 2000 at 06:37:06
E-Mail: oneflewoverthecuckoo'
Maiden: Smith
Class: 72
City and State: Oregon
Message: Damn Blazers. We get so close. It was a good game! Next time, it could happen...........? Kell have you recovered from the Davidson gathering? I'm still in shock!!

Name: Howard Duran () on Sunday, June 4, 2000 at 21:52:10
Maiden: O'Neil
Class: 61
Message: The greatest game since 51-24!
Yeah, and they did it without Anthony Davis. Go Lakers. We barely saw it from the El Torito on the pier. It must've been a good game from all the noise being made. I say Lakers in 6.

Name: Ron Reinholdson () on Sunday, June 4, 2000 at 21:48:39
E-Mail: r_reinholdson@juno,com
Class: 65
City and State: Claremont, CA
Message: Does anybody know anything about surfing on Catalina. Looking at the map, it should take a west or south swell quite well. Any info?
Watch the rocks and the garabaldi....

Name: Mike Shay () on Sunday, June 4, 2000 at 20:04:52
Maiden: slim
Class: 61
City and State: Cerritos. CA
Message: Hello All, what a great weekend: Hey John, thanks for bringing Janet by yesterday, it was a nice surprise..What color did she pick ??? Special Message to Chuck Kimes.........Amen!! M.S.
Her grandson picked the silver one, so I think it's the silver. They're both excellent colors, but you and I know it's whats under the hood that really counts and as soon as I figure out how to disengage that governor it's gonna be 142MPH to Vegas.

Name: LEEROY FELDERRUSTER () on Sunday, June 4, 2000 at 20:01:24
Class: 1955
City and State: manhadem beech
Message: HOWDY! Wese solbed dat message ting dat wuz up tere wit all dem leturs goin ebry wiches wayz, it sez my sister is my cuzin's daghters huzban. wat wuz da priz? LEEROY FELDERRUSTER AND BEULAH AND GRANNEFEW
Hey LeeRoy, The prize is you're inbred times 100. I think it means you are actually your own uncle by marriage.

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