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EGR Yesterday and Today

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Pictures from the past juxtaposed with pictures from the present. The more things change...


Previous Yesterday&Today Posts: September 26, 2019

The second state championship for the Girls Swim team came in 1979. Since then, East has accumulated 21 more! Forty years after that second championship, Butch Briggs is still the team's head coach. 

Celebrating their State Championship victory (above) 1979 Girls Swim team and (below) 2019 Girls Swim team.


The 1929 version of the East Grand Rapids High School Football Team

And 90 years later, the 2019 version of the East Grand Rapids High School Football Team (photo by Jeanine Samuelson)


Halloween at Breton Downs Elementary 2008

Halloween at Breton Downs Elementary 2019


Time for a snack 1973 (the canned Beef Chop Suey might hit the spot)

Time for a snack 2019 (hummus and pretzel chips or a fresh salad might hit the spot)


The victorious senior Powderpuff football team, class of 2004

The victorious senior Powderpuff football team, class of 2020

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