TCHS Alumni News
Temple City (California) High School
 •   •   •   • 
News Views: TCHS Alumni News Log
About News Views
Newspaper, Yearbook Take Writing Honors
Kathy Keithley '78 reports: "(TCHS) Templar (yearbook) - placed first in yearbook sweepstakes at this year's Eastern Los Angeles Journalism Education Association On-the Spot Write Off Competition. Rampage scored fourth in sweepstakes and TCHS earned third in super sweepstakes. The team of Valeria Chavez, Victoria Tran, Sophia Juan and Kayla Truong placed third in yearbook layout and fourth on copy. Jevana Liu, Ashley Peng, Elyse Cuevas, and Nancy Trinh's team placed 7th in yearbook layout. Yearbook staff Michelle Xian placed first in news photography and LeAnn Trac placed first in feature photography. Annika Chong and Jasmine Tran both placed for their photography submissions.

"Rampage newspaper staff member Philycius Tjong placed second in news writing. Rampage staff Kailyn Huang, Christina Zhang, Thalia Loi, Zoe Hsu, Kaiya Pomeroy-Tso, Kathryn Hoang, Steven Salas, Tuan Nguyen, Jackie Sun, Elisa Xu, Matthew Kwan and Michelle Le all placed in their competition categories."

After Facebook post.
Class of '89 Schedules 30th Year Reunion
From Kenneth Robertson: Make plans to join us Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Courtyard Marriott, 700 West Huntington Dr. Monrovia, CA 91016

7:00 PM Reception
12:00 AM Event End

Informal Cocktail Attire Suggested
No Host Cash Bar

Private Reception/Buffet/Socializing
$ 80.00 before 04/28/2019
$ 90.00 before 07/28/2019
$ 100.00 thereafter

Non Attendee booklet
$ 25.00

Add On Items
$ 25.00 Extra Booklet
$ 25.00 Business Card Ad

All reunion prices are per person. Reunion alumni directory/biography booklets are complimentary with alumni reunion attendance. Walk-in reservations will only be accepted if space permits.

Sleeping Room Reservations: Courtyard by Marriott Pasadena/Monrovia or call 800-927-8195, mention Temple City High School Class of 1989 Reunion for very special pricing, space is limited, offer expires 8/28/19.

To make your music requests for the reunion, see our Facebook page before 8/28/19.

Facebook Group

'70s Rams Roundup!' theme for 'Class of 73 PLUS' reunion
A reunion sponsored by the Class of ’73 entitled 70s Rams Roundup is scheduled for October 12. Organizers urge: "Please join us fellow Temple City High School Rams from classes ’69-’79 for a fun evening with old friends or maybe make some new. We welcome other grades, too!"

The event will occur Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 6-11 at Best Western Golden Sails Hotel, 6285 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90803.

Plans are currently being developed for other events over the weekend.

Sign in and comment below this article to let us know if you're coming or not or join our Facebook group, “Temple City High School Class of 1973 – 45th and counting reunion!”.

To keep current, watch this article for updates or email Wendy Ashton McKenna at wendy.mckenna2@verizon.net or Becky Agajanian Flammang at beckyflammang@gmail.com to get on our mailing list.
Former Oak Ave. Teacher Ronda Carlson Celebrates 80th Birthday
I've received the following from Dean Carlson regarding his mother, Ronda Carlson, a former Oak Ave. School yearbook advisor, English and home economics teacher from 1970 to 1998, who is turning 80 years old on the 18th of January.

Her son Dean Carlson asks, "Please send a brief note to her through my email. How she made a difference in your life I would like to see just how many people's lives she touched through the years , I'd like to share with her this info while she can still comprehend the magnitude, impact she had on all you. I believe some 8000 students over 28 years went thru her classes. In advance I would like to thank you. This will be nice to hear how she touched all your lives!!!!"

Editor's Note: Registered members can also comment below within this article.
C/78 Loses Rhemrev, Holcomb
Kathy Keithley '78 reports that two classmates passed away recently. They were Linda Rhemrev on December 21 and Bryan Holcomb on January 5. We have added Linda posthumously to the alumni directory. We will update if more information becomes available. As always, registered members may add comments.
TC Little League Anticipates 65th Year
Joshua Kelley, writing in Facebook, notes

"In 2019 Temple City American Little League will celebrate its 65th season. If you have any pictures, stories, memories, or memorablia that you would like to share from your time or your children's time in the league, please submit them to tcallbaseball@gmail.com. Opening Ceremonies are tentatively planned for March 2nd. We invite all alumni to attend. Please spread the word to anyone you know who was a part of TCALL.

Continues...

Class of '69 Sets Reunion May 17, 2019
Make reservations by May 10 for the TCHS Class of 1969 50th Reunion. 5 PM, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Mission Inn, Riverside. Other classes are invited to attend. The event is organized by Martha Swain Hernandez, et al.

This would be a good time to register or sign in, update your profile or post a comment.

Wow!! Can you believe it has been 50 years since we walked the halls of our beloved high school? Our planning committee has been working hard to create an awesome reunion event.

Where: Riverside Mission Inn
3649 Mission Inn Ave.
Riverside, CA

When: Friday, May 17, 2019
Registration & Happy Hour 5:00

Cost: $90 per person
Send payment to:
Debbie Klavon
P.O. Box 505
Winchester, CA 92596-0505

Please make your check out to Debbie Klavon and send your reunion event payment as soon as possible. As we go through the planning process there are expenses that must be met in order to make this happen.

Other plans still in the works:
~Thursday, May 16th, casual happy hour gathering at the Inn. Details later.
~Golf event. Details later. ED.: SEE ADJACENT GRAPHIC!

The Mission Inn is offering us hotel rooms for us at a discounted rate. Each room has 2 queen beds. There are also other hotels in the area which you can find with an internet search.

We are excited about this event and look forward to seeing you there!!

Martha Swain Hernandez
Planning Committee Member
New (Experimental) Features
If you have not visited this site for a while, you might like to test a couple of new features. We've brought back private member-to-member messaging and upgraded the way small photo icons expand to full size and respond to changing window sizes.

Continues...

Ramble Returns
TCHS' online show The Ramble has returned for another year. Join the young hosts as they report highlights of another academic year. Look closely, you may see yourself as you once were. RC

The Ramble

Kevin Carey '75
Mary Miller reports that her brother Kevin Carey '75 passed away 11 April 2018.
Football Season Just Around Corner
You might wish to save and print the schedule.
Golfers Take Note
Attention All Alumni! Class of 68 is having an all class golf tournament starting at at 8:15 am., September 25, 2018 at Temecula Creek Inn and Golf, 44501 Rainbow Canyon Road, Temecula, Green fees $60.00 includes cart.

Want to do it? Email Judy Parker-Matz at judypm@aol.com. Come one come all girls and guys. Fun!, Fun! Fun!
Suspect Charged in Murder of Peter Bentz '67
A suspect has been charged with murder in the disappearance of Peter Bentz '67, who disappeared in San Diego in November 2017. Thanks to Dixie Crosby '67 for following up on the story.

Original Article

Class of '78 Resets Reunion Plan
Kathy Keithley and Brad Fagan '78 write: Our Sepember 15 reunion has been relocated to the Double Tree in Monrovia. BONUS: we are lowering the price of the reunion ticket to $89.00! The price includes a drink ticket, passed appetizers, and Charcuterie platters to start, followed by a carving station featuring Beef Tenderloin, Caesar Salad, mashed potatoes, desserts and coffee, all catered by Elements Restaurant, and held on the newly remodeled exterior patio.

Continues...

More information on hotels, events, and to purchase your tickets.

Mark Oliver '77
Mary Oliver Friedrich reports that her brother Mark Oliver '77 died March 29, 2018.

"Mark had been on kidney diaylsis for many years. He passed away due to a heart attack. In his last year he was able to travel in his RV to many places, seeing family and friends," she wrote.

Ms Friedrich is also an enrolled member.
Home • About • Lost & Found • Advertise! • Contact