Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.
What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.
My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.
The New Haven girls took fourth place in the state meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City with 34 points. Here are the local results...
4X800 Relay-6th Place-Lauren Gerlemann, Hannah Pruessner, Kayla Borcherding and Taylor Covington
Beth Schenck finished 8th in the High Jump
Lauren Bergner finished 10th in the Shot Put
Emma Engelbrecht finished 5th in the Triple Jump