A gathering of Staunton High School Homecoming Queens 1934-1986
September 20, 2023
In 1934, Staunton High School held their first Homecoming. In 1986, they celebrated 50-plus years of SHS Homecomings. Dedicated teachers went through all the records and yearbooks and gathered a list of all Staunton Homecoming queens, contacted as many as they humanly could and invited them all to attend the 1986 Homecoming Football Game. Each queen attending received a corsage and at halftime, this photograph was taken commemorating the occasion. Amazingly, 35 were able to attend.
That very first Staunton Homecoming Queen was Annabell (Sexton) Murrie and she is pictured seated next to the...