South Carroll: South Carroll High to celebrate 50th anniversary with Art Exhibition

South Carroll: South Carroll High to celebrate 50th anniversary with Art Exhibition
The logo for South Carroll High School's 50th anniversary is displayed.

All of the alumni artists of South Carroll High School are invited to participate in the Art Exhibition that will be showcased during the Grand Rededication weekend on March 2 and 3.

The exhibition will be hosted in the auditorium lobby of the school and those interested may drop off their art work at the school on Feb. 9, 10, and 11.


The weekend starts on March 2 with the “Cavaliers Through the Years” musical cabaret, where the alumni who were involved in theater are welcome to join and participate.

Alumni who are interested may obtain information from the Stagelighters Facebook page. The musical will be hosted at the Fine Arts Auditorium stating at 7 p.m., the event is free and everyone in the community is invited.

On March 3, starting at 8 a.m., there will be an information and practice sessions to become part of the alumni band, which will be performing at the rededication. Those interested, may contact Terry Sipes at or find information on the “Once a Cavalier, Always a Cavalier” Facebook page.

On that same day, the grand Rededication ceremony will begin at 1 p.m. in the auditorium, where local guests will have the honor of being part of the Ribbon Cutting ceremony and offering remarks.

After the ceremony, the attendees will be able to take a tour of the building to see how it changed throughout the years and enjoy some refreshments.

In addition, the 50th Anniversary Committee will be hosting the Alumni and Friends Dinner/Dance at the Winfield Fire Hall starting at 6 p.m.

The event will be catered by Harvest Chicken and the music will be provided by alumnus DJ Tyler Kennedy. There will be door prizes as well as a basket raffle.

Admission to the dance is $20 per person. You may purchase your tickets online, from a committee member, or by contacting the school at (410) 751-3575.

Eveline Shipley, an active member of the 50th Anniversary Committee, is very proud of all the work has been put into each of these events.

“South Carroll High School has been a vital part of the Southern Carroll County community for 50 years. During this anniversary year, friendships have been renewed and school and community spirit have been rekindled,” stated Shipley.

The art exhibition is coordinated by Lisa Carnes and Lisa Katz and you may contact them at

South Carroll High School is located at 1300 W. Old Liberty Road.

The Linganore Winecellars will be hosting four days of The Days of Wine and Roses, where the attendees will have the opportunity to taste delicious wines accompanied by a delicious selection of chocolate.

During The Days of Wine and Roses, there will be a selection of cheeses and the attendees will receive roses as a present.


Also, note that people must dress warm since the event will be hosted in the winery’s barrel room.

The event will be hosted on Feb. 9, 10, 11, and 14 at three different times, at 12 p.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m.

Admission to this event is $35 per couple. Please purchase your tickets online, by visiting the Linganore Winecellars’s website,

Linganore Winecellars is located at 13601 Glissans Mill Road, Mount Airy.

Downtown Mount Airy brings to you another year of the Annual Chocolate Crawl. The event will be celebrated on Feb. 9 with the support and help of local businesses in Downtown Mount Airy.

Participants will be able to stop by all of the participating businesses and get their chocolate treat and other surprises.

The event begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 8 p.m. and the admission is free.

For more information, you may contact the Town of Mount Airy’s website,

This event will be hosted in Downtown Mount Airy located at 2 N. Main Street in Mount Airy.