Visitors could get lost in the 50's and 60's again at the Calhoun-Gilmer Career Center's retro-event
Saturday evening. A number of classic cars entered the "Cruise In," mostly accompanied by their
Entertainment was provided by the Calhoun High School Choir under the direction of Faye Chambers.
The group danced and sang a medley of tunes and a Elvis "He's Alive" throwback performed by Denny
Cottrill rocked the evening away. Singer Jenny Whitehair also performed.
Most of the visitors enjoyed specialty concoctions from the era, including root beer floats, giant banana
splits and Aunt Bee's blackberry cobbler. If that didn't please you, there was a real Blue Plate
The event was a fundraiser for instructional materials and scholarships.
Cruise-in car show
Coleman Burrows - '68 Ford Galaxy
'69 Chevy Camero - James Pierce
'69 Camero race car - Burl Simers
Elvis Lives - Denny Cottrill
Samantha Lemon serves retro food
CHS Choir, Shannon Jones, Shaina Cain, Tiffani Johnson, Leah Fiedorczyk, Brittany Church, Samara
Church, Alicia Richards, Samantha Bailey, Sarah Lynch, Denny Cottrill, Steven Rogers and Tonya
Nastazzia Parrish - 50's waitress
Leo and Betty Hopkins enjoy snacks