Letter to the Editor: Record fish fry turnout

Dear Editor: The White River Community Association (caretakers of the Buford School) would like to thank all who came to our annual fish fry on Saturday.

White River Community fish fry

Arlene Fritzlan talks about some of the fish caught in the White River with guests at the White River Community Association’s annual fish fry. Cooks David Meece and Jesse Dorner fried more than 100 pounds of fish and fed a record turnout numbering close to 200 people. The group had plenty of fish fillets left and are planning another fish fry at the historic Buford school house later this year.

White River Community fish fry Saturday

The annual White River Community Association’s annual fish fry will be held Saturday, June 11 from 4-6 p.m. at the Buford Schoolhouse on RBC Road 17.


White River Community Association celebrates renovation of Buford Schoolhouse and highlights its history, including the 1953 dedication in memory of Alphonzo Bell. That dedication was attended by former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Members of the White River Community Association had an open house Oct. 4 at the one-room Buford Schoolhouse. Actually, it was more of […]