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Euro Reunion 2013 gets underway in Hattiesburg

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

The Euro Reunion 2013 celebration kicked off Tuesday in Hattiesburg.

The biannual celebration has been bringing together graduates and others who attended Eureka, Royal St., Rowan, and Hattiesburg High Schools since 1977. Hundreds of folks are expected to take part in the festivities during the five day event.

Registration will continue Wednesday at the train depot from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday night at 6 p.m. a Public Memorial Program will be held in the Rowan auditorium and a sock hop will take place at the C.E. Roy Community Center.

On Thursday a parade takes place starting at Rowan Elementary at 6 p.m. and a Night in the Park takes place at Chain Park at Twin Forks.

Fridays events are the Euro Golf Classic at Pine Creek Golf Course in Purvis starting at 7:30 a.m. A luncheon at the Lake Terrace Convention Center starting at noon. Friday evening a talent show will take place at the Saenger Theater at 7 p.m.

Saturday there's a picnic at Hattiesburg High School at noon and a ball at Lake Terrace starting at 9 p.m.

Closing out the festivities will be an athletics breakfast at the convention center Sunday at 7a.m.

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