AREA -- Several schools in the area will hold baccalaureate and graduation ceremonies in the upcoming weeks.
Seniors at Mammoth Spring High School will graduate at 8 p.m. May 14 in the multipurpose building at the school. The valedictorian for the class is Ashley Brown and the salutatorian is Andrew Schwartz.
Alton seniors will also graduate May 14 at the Alton High School starting at 7 p.m. The valedictorian for the class is Tyler Oesch and the salutatorian is Kristine Spaletto.
Couch seniors will hold baccalaureate services May 14 at 7 p.m. in the high school gym. Graduation will be May 15, also at 7 p.m. in the gym. Lisa Leroux is the class valedictorian, and the class salutatorian is Tricia Murdock.
The seniors at Howell-Oregon R-3 (Koshkonong) High School will graduate at 8 p.m. May 14 in the high school gym. Teresa Harlan is the class valedictorian and Lori Prewitt is the salutatorian at Koshkonong High School.Baccalaureate service for Thayer High School seniors will be May 19 at 7 p.m. at Thayer First Baptist Church. The seniors at Thayer High School will graduate May 22 at 7 p.m. in the high school gym.
Tests at Thayer High School have not yet been given so the top seniors have not yet been determined.