1966 Senior Band

Band Sweetheart
1966 Anchor, p. 34 1966 Anchor, p. 34 1966 Anchor, p. 34
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"During the halftime ceremonies of the Newport News - Ferguson football game on November 12 (1965),
Miss Diana Price was crowned the 1965 - 1966 Band Sweetheart.  She was escorted by Alan Goldberg ('67),
member of the color guard.

"The candidates, who are nominated by the members of the Senior Band, had to be in their senior year and
active in the band.  The voting was completed a few days prior to the big night. However, the election results
were not disclosed until that very evening."

Senior Band
1966 Anchor, p. 93
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"One of the most hard working, school spirited organizations in our school is the Newport News High School
Typhoon Marching Band, five time winner of the Apple Blossom Festival. It adds inspiration and sparkle
to pep assemblies, and to the special performances which it gives during the year. This year, as in years
before, the band marched in the Oyster Bowl Parade. Constantly practicing to perfect their presentations and
marching precision, the band members, under the direction of Mr. James P. Wilson, are required to be at school
early each morning and frequently return at night."
Senior Band Officers Drum Majors Color Guard
1966 Anchor, p. 92 1966 Anchor, p. 93 1966 Anchor, p. 93
"This year's band officers are FRONT ROW: Ronnie Guye ('67); Roslyn Smith ('67); Donald Ryan ('67); Harriet Bolden ('66); Ken Meeks ('66); D. Pierce; Jay Oliphant ('68); and Randy Smith ('66)." "This year's drum majors were: Senior Band - Randy Smith ('66); Junior Band - Paul McDonald ('70)."  "This year's color guard consisted of Paul Dobie ('66); Bob Hines ('66); Jerry Hicks ('68); Henry Liverman ('68); Alan Goldberg ('67); Clifford Smith ('67); Mark Hutcherson ('66); and Eugene Moore ('67)."
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Varsity Flagtwirlers OOOPS!  Junior Varsity Flagtwirlers
1966 Anchor, p. 28 1966 Anchor, p. 94 1966 Anchor, p. 29
  06/03/06  Joan Grepiotis ('67); _____ _____;  Kay Johnson ('68); _____ _____
Pauline Wright ('67); Anne Korycinski ('66); Jackie Lyerly ('67); Harriet Bolden ('66), Head; Carol Parrish ('67);
Brenda Phillips ('67), Arlene Ellis ('67); and Diana Price ('66).
Announcer and Alternates
NNHS NNHS
1966 Anchor, p. 92
"This year's alternate J. V. flagtwirler is Barbara Dye ('69); varsity band announcer is Mike Sagman ('66); varsity flagtwirler is Joan Grepiotis ('67)."
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Help in Identification provided by David Whitley ('67) of VA - 06/05/06.
Thanks so much!


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