We have several events planned for the combined reunion, "Douglas Byrd Eagles-The Beginning Years... Reunited" which includes the classes of 1973-1982.

  •   Friday, October 22- Casual Attire- Informal gathering at Louie’s located at 2417 Robeson Street (Some plan to arrive about 6 pm but whenever you arrive is fine.)- Pay as you go. 
  •   Saturday, October 23- 12:00 Noon- Casual Attire- Lunch gathering at Sammio's located at 3057 N Main Street, Hope Mills- Pay as you go. 
  •   Saturday, October 23- Business Casual Attire- 5:00 pm-6:15 pm -Happy hour (Cash Bar)
    • 6:30 pm-11:00 pm-Dinner and then dancing (prepaid as seen below)- Embassy Suites, 4760 Lake Valley Drive, Fayetteville   

The cost for the Saturday evening Reunion gathering is $80 per person (a payment plan is available upon request).  This will include a sit-down dinner, music, and dancing.  The menu choices will be:

  1. Vegetarian: Cheese Manicotti in Neapolitan Sauce
  2. Chicken Wellington in Hollandaise Sauce
  3. Pan Seared Top Sirloin in Mushroom Demi Glaze Sauce

You will need to furnish your names and food choices when paying for the reunion. We are asking that you submit this information to us separately by email at If you have questions regarding any of the plans, you can contact us at

Payments should be made via PayPal account (you will need to search and it will be Janet Darlene Baker) using friends and family method or checks (made payable to Douglas Byrd High Reunion) can be mailed to P.O. Box 1051, Fayetteville, NC 28302.

Watch for the posting of combined reunion information on the website: Douglas Byrd High School - 1973 - 1982 ( It will include FAQs, names of other hotels close to the Embassy Suites, and any updates.  

  • The reunion payment deadline is August 23 so the information can be compiled, finalized, and sent to Embassy Suites. 
  • The Reunion Committee has worked diligently to make this a special time for everyone.  We look forward to seeing you in October!!



If you haven't yet registered on this site, please do so, now, by visiting the "Register" page.  Registration is FREE and the contact information you provide is solely used for Reunion purposes only.

If you are registered, and don't know how to update your information, send an email message to  Please provide your name (including maiden name) and the information you want updated.  There are several alumni who have an invalid email address and therefore are not receiving any messages that are being sent out via this website. 
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Combined Reunion ~ 1973 - 1982
About This Site...

This site is, specifically, for those who attended Douglas Byrd High School,
in Fayetteville, North Carolina and were either faculty, a student or
graduated between the years of 1973 - 1982.
We will be adding information about the reunion on this site as it becomes avaiable and will also have a FAQ section regarding the reunion.  For all questions please hit the "Contact Us' button and send your questions!
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