UNION SCHOOL 1950 S
The Coshoctonian was a yearbook that covered schools in the county. The following are
excerpts from Union’s portion of select years of the book, which were provided by Phyllis Lee.
1951: Union band members pictured in the 1951
yearbook include: Front row, from left – Janice
McKee, Phyllis McKee, Joyce McKee, Donna
Groves, Beverly McKee, Janice Mizer; row two
– Mary Evelyn Mikesell, Betty Ashcraft, Leo
Mikesell, Jeannine Martin, Edward Pigman,
Martha Alexander, Maxine Groves, Helen
Davis, third row – Norman Mizer, Cheryl Scott,
Wayne McKee, Wanda Ashcraft, Janet Mercer,
Imogene Mikesell, Jean Mercer, Th elma Accord,
James Laughlin, Larry Crowther, fourth row –
Carl K. Ponzio (advisor), Max Mercer,
Paul Wright, Carl McCurdy, Robert Mikesell,
Margaret Wright, Cletis Miller, Mary Ashcraft,
Charlene Mosholder, and Elmer Wright.
1959: Union’s 1959 baseball team included: Row one,
from left – Earl Cunningham, Ronald Anderson, Tom
Wheeler, Paul Modesitt, Max Mercer, Herold Booth,
Douglas Clutter, Charles Williamson, Glenn McKee; row
two – Tom McKee, Sharell Mikesell, Roger Hagans, Larry
Groves, Don Mason, Mike Ledbetter, Melvin Cantrell,
Larry Mikesell, and Mr. Waybright.
1953: Union’s student council members pictured
in the 1953 yearbook included: Row one, from left –
Mary Barrick, Wanda Ashcraft, Nancy Felver, Judy
Crider; row two – Mr. Scott (advisor), Ruth Ramsey,
Richard Fry, Wanda Cullison, Beverly Norris; third
row – Charles Rollins, Ronald Meek, James Dobson,
and James Hughes.
1954: Th e bus patrol at Union pictured in the 1954
yearbook included: Front row, from left – Faith Vorys,
Willmagene Hackney, Ellen Wolford, Margaret Sibert,
1958: Varsity cheerleaders pictured in the 1958
Claire Alexander, Charlene Mosholder, Lucille Bush;
yearbook were: (kneeling) Judy Crider, Janice Mizer,
row two – Nancy Denman, Donna Rae Van Winkle,
Nina Koehler, and (standing) Marylin McCoy.
Maxine Groves, Wanda Cullison, Joyce McKee, Freda
Gardner, Jo-Ann Melick; third row – Robert McFarland,
Edward Melrose, David Richard, Junior Underwood,
Donald Lee, Gary Trego, and Th elma Jean Accord.
1959: Union queens and attendants from
the 1959 yearbook are pictured from left:
Greta Dickerson, junior; Ila Shoemaker,
sophomore; Rosa Lea Mikesell, queen; Linda
Jackson, freshman; Dorothy Wade, senior.
1952: Posing for a picture during the 1952-1953
school year at Union are Judy Moran, Jean Moran,
Betty Ashcraft, and Jessica Moran.
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1958: Th e varsity basketball team pictured in the 1958
yearbook included: Front row, from left – Max Mercer,
Elmer Wright, Charles Underwood, Charles Rollins, Glenn
McKee, Don Darr; row two – Coach Waybright, Wilson
McCoy, Bob Richard, Gary Harrah, John Crider, Harold
Booth, Tom Wheeler, and Larry Graham, manager.
1954: Pictured is the Union High School diploma
of the late James Trego. His wife Betty Ashcraft also
graduated from Union High School. Th eir children
attended the school and so did two grandchildren
and one great-grandchild.
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