The Southport Alumni Association celebrated a milestone last night holding its 25th annual scholarship dinner. The festive event, held at the University of Indianapolis, is to honor deserving Southport High School seniors and provide them with scholarships to assist with the cost of college. This year the SHS Alumni Association presented 66 students with scholarships totaling 64-thousand dollars.
The event also recognizes an outstanding alumni. This year Southport’s Alumna of the year is Peggy Sue Williams Warner. Mrs. Warner is a 1970 graduate of Southport and currently works there as an administrative assistant for the
While the evening was exceptionally upbeat there was a sad note. That’s when the Southport High School community bid farewell to Principal Barbara Brouwer who’s retiring at the end of the school year.