The People

We honor the people who support the games with their volunteer efforts and who share a part of their lives with GMHG.

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The Faces Of The Games Cornelia Groves      Cornelia and Bobbie Groves were dear friend of Agnes Morton, who was known as “Miz M”.  There bond was their love and interest in Scotland, the heritage and Scottish Games.  They discussed and worked making Miz M’s dream of starting Scottish Games at MacRae Meadow become …

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A Tribute to Pat Johnston

Jo Kalat “Nobody loved Scotland and the Scottish arts more than Pat Johnston.  She gave selflessly to make sure  every dancer had whatever they needed to be able to perform – costumes, rides, hotel rooms, instruction, whatever it took.  Her joy in life was infectious and her devotion to the Scottish arts contributed to the …

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Who Is Sandy Jones?

Who Is Sandy Jones? Written by his daughter, Cathleen Jones Nixon I was asked to introduce the President of the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games today, and I do so with great pleasure and pride – he’s my Dad.  He has a long history with this highland gathering. He was first invited to the games around …

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