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*2011* COLLEGE NEWS FLASH... CONGRATULATIONS !!!

On December 18th, 2010, Phillip Graduated from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business! 

He has decided to return to farther his education in Business by seeking to obtain a Master Degree starting in the Fall of 2011.

Be sure not to forget to Congratulate him when you see him at our 2012 Family Reunion...but why wait?
     rosserp@yahoo.com

CONGRATULATIONS PHILLIP  FROM ALL OF US!!!
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*2010* COLLEGE NEWS FLASH... CONGRATULATIONS !!!

On December 19th, 2009, Tekasha Graduated from Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences! 

She is considering to continue her education in Health Sciences with obtaining a Master Degree (with emphasis in Physical Therapy).  Lets push and support that decision when she make it!!!

Be sure not to forget to Congratulate her when you see her at our 2010 Family Reunion...but why wait?
     tete718@yahoo.com

CONGRATULATIONS TEKASHA FROM ALL OF US!!!
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*2009* COLLEGE NEWS FLASH... CONGRATULATIONS !!!

On June 7th, Marcus graduate from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a degree in Aeronautical Science!  This is the largest Aeronautical school in the WORLD!!! 

Let's show Congrats to Marcus as well, as he graduated with Magna Cum Laude Honors
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CONGRATULATIONS MARCUS  FROM ALL OF US!!!
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*2009* COLLEGE NEWS FLASH... CONGRATULATIONS !!!

On May 9th, Shatondra will Graduate from Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry!  This is no easy task to accomplish!!!  Commencement Ceremonies will be held at The Gentry Center at 2:00pm.  All are invited...and hope you're able to attend.  

Lets show our support for Shatondra as she heads off to Medical School this Fall...seeking Vanderbilt University admittance.

Please send any Congratulations to the address below...
    
Shatondra Rochelle Dean
     4108 Nir Shreibman Boulevard
     LaVergne, Tennessee  37086

     (615) 838-6801 cell
    
sdean524@yahoo.com

CONGRATULATIONS SHATONDRA FROM ALL OF US!!!
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*2008* COLLEGE NEWS FLASH... CONGRATULATIONS !!!

On March 20th, Phillip crossed over into brotherhood with the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity (Black & Gold).  He now has a whole new family of brothers that are organized for a common social purpose, interest, and pleasure.  Most Fraternities are known for building stronger characters through scholastic, professional, and extracurricular activities.

And we Pray that Phillip (and our other college students) continue to build on his/their character(s) and career(s).

So, please help me in Congratulating Phillip on achieving a goal that he had set for himself and successfully accomplished.  PHILLIP, we CONGRATULATE you!

Within our own family, Phillip will be the newest Black & Gold brother.  Yes, Uncle Scott (1st), Lathon (2nd), and Scotty (3rd) has been an Alpha Phi Alpha brothers since their college years.  I'm sure they will have newfound relationships to share and much to chat about.

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*2008*
NEWS FLASH...
Future CONGRATULATIONS !!!


Lets PRAY that all goes well with Phenius & Carolyn ADOPTION process of their future Daughter from Ethiopia (Africa).  As we all know, the adoption process here locally is difficult so just imagine what the process abroad must be, not to mention the expense involved.

Continue to PRAY that their family grows to be four (4) and that we all get meet our new family addition along with her parents and brother at our 2008 Family Reunion.

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NEWS FLASH... JULY 2007 - CONGRATULATIONS !!!

When you get a chance say Congratulations to "Marcus Lathon, Jr." for successfully completing Army Boot Camp.  He is now serving in Iraq.   WE SALUTE YOU!!!

Congratulations also go out to Ava, Laura and Jazmine Saunders for earning their green belts in Tae Kwon Doe!  Mess with them at your own risk!

Congrats to Dallas for being promoted to Assistant Principal at an elementary school in Chicago.  Way to hang in there!
He also entered a doctoral program.
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NEW FLASH... CONGRATULATIONS !!!


When you get a chance say "Congratulations" to the following Family members:

Brooke Lathon -
currently a Freshman at Virginia Tech!

    Phillip M. RosserCurrently attending University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

     Alechia M. Dean
Currently attending University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

   
  Patrick Williams - Recently promoted to Fire Inspector.  Only one of 5 in the Nashville- Metro Area!

     Tekasha Williams - Currently attending Tennessee State University.

     Shatondra Dean -  Currently attending Tennessee State University.

     Monique Lathon -  Currently attending Xavier University in Louisiana.


If you know of other accomplishments, let me know.
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The Colors of Friendship
 
 
Once upon a time
the colors of the world started to quarrel.
All claimed that they were the best.
The most important.
The most useful.
The favorite.
 
 
GREEN
Ava, Carol, Charles, Eric & Family,
Janyla, Marcus, Sr., Mildred, Monique
 
BLUE
Ethan, Mae Evelyn, Marcus Jr., Marsha
Melanie, Michelle, Samantha
 
YELLOW
Adrian, Donnetta, Helen, Janet,
Lisa, Sandy, Tommie
 
ORANGE
Brooke, Denise, Ervin, Krista,
Patrick, Ronte', Scott
 
RED
Briana, Crystal, Dallas, Jasmine,
Loretta, Paulette, Willie Hugh
 
PURPLE
Carl, Clyde, Chelsae,
Christopher, Gwen, Leslie, Madyson
 
INDIGO
Alechia, Coyness (“C”), Kyla,
Laura, Joyce, Phenius, Phillip
 
 
The RAINBOW is a sign of hope for tomorrow. And so,
whenever a good rain washes the world,
and a RAINBOW appears in the sky,
let us remember to appreciate one another.

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05/10/08 ... IMPORTANT REUNION DEADLINES (yet to be determined)

                                        Check "Details of Events" for updates!
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R E U N I O N   T A L K
 
WHAT WE KNOW:
I volunteered to create Our Family Website. The cost of creating the Premium website was and is $149 a year, in advance, annually! Plus, an additional cost of $25 for our website domain name. Total start-up cost $174.00.  Annual cost $174.00, due March 12, 2007.  Reciept available upon request!        Signed, Ervin
 
 
 
 
UP FOR DISCUSSION:
How do you feel about Family Reunion dues?
 
If in agreement, how do you feel about collection dues to cover this current
      year Website cost?
 
      how do you feel about dues also being used for upcoming
      Reunions cost?
 
      who would be the Treasurer and Co-Treasurer?
 
      all Adults, 18 and older, to pay dues? Or 25 and older?
 
      what amount should dues be?
 
      when?
 
Would you be willing to Host the Family Reunion?
 
Would our Family Reunions be more cost effective being held every three (3) years or as is?
 
 
IF ANYONE HAVE OR THINK OF ADDITIONAL ITEMS TO BE BROUGHT UP FOR DISCUSSION PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR TOPIC(S) THROUGH EITHER MENU “ANY SUGGESTIONS” OR “CONTACT US

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News Flash!...03/10/06 

       Contact Charles, if no one have contacted you for 
      your Family Tree information.

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