Thu Dec 5, 2019

Memories swell as bricks tumble: WHS alumni recall time in storied building

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Irvin Sasser, a 1954 WHS graduate, recently visited the campus as the former gymnasium was being demolished.
By The News Reporter info@nrcolumbus.com

Revised on: 12.4.2019 at 03:32 p.m.

Posted on: 12.4.2019 at 09:08 a.m. |

The recent demolition of a building that stood on the campus of Whiteville High School for 85 years has evoked a wave of memories from generations of alumni.

Irvin Sasser, number 22, served as captain of the Whiteville High School men’s basketball team and played all four years.

Irvin Sasser, number 22, served as captain of the Whiteville High School men’s basketball team and played all four years.

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