Bonny Bruce and her daughter (and fellow Beta sister) Barbara Applebaum will be traveling to Florida for the January 17 wedding of Barbara's son Chad to Angela Snyder. The wedding will take place at a castle in St. Augustine. Chad works at Disney world. Bonny, Barbara, and Bonny's sister-in-law Betty Joe Backstrom (also known as "The Three Amigos") traveled to Branson in October.
Sorority sisters Tracy Trichell and Linda Christian have been inducted to the Daughters of the American Revolution. Thomas and James Trichell made their 1st Reconciliation and swam in their 1st Swim Meet. The twins have made their Accelerating Reading Goals every month since school started and Thomas received 3rd Place in the Reading Fair at St. Francis. Over the summer the twins baseball team "The Vicksburg Billies" won the Governor's cup for their age group. Alexandra Trichell qualified for State and has lettered fro the 2nd year in swimming at Warren Central High School. She is a Rebelette Pledge and has been volunteering with other local charities like United Way Teen Help, American Red Cross, What Up Wit Dat?, and Total youth. In October, she helped out with the Centennial initiative Program that was held at Vicksburg National Military Park where she met the Secretary of the Interior, the Director of the National Park Service, Trace Akins, and other distinguished guests. All three siblings sang in the Christmas Caroling Contest that was held the 1st part of December.