Area high school seniors take a step toward their future
AREA -- Graduation exercises will be held starting the first week in May in the Oregon County/Mammoth Spring area.
The Couch Christian Association will host Baccalaureate services for the seniors at Couch High School, May 6 in the new gym. The service will start at 2 p.m.
Couch seniors will graduated May 8 at 7 p.m., also in the high school gym.
Amber Howard and Douglas Melton II are the class co-valedictorians. LaTasha Cote is the salutatorian.
The speaker for the graduation at Couch will be FACS teacher Teresa Holder.
Class sponsors are Kathy Estes, Cindy Johnson and Debbie Strain.
Class officers are: Douglas Melton II, president; Latasha Cote, vice president; Kristy Rutledge, secretary and Shannon Kelly, treasurer.
Baccalaureate services for seniors at Alton High School will be May 9 at 7 p.m. in the Alton High School gym.
The seniors will graduate May 11 at 7 p.m. also in the gym.
Class sponsors are Donna Barton and Blake Reese.
Class officers are: Katy Rowe, president; Jessica Foster, vice president; and Natalie Williams, student council representative.
The valedictorian and salutatorian at Alton have not been announced.
The class of 2007 at Thayer will have a Baccalaureate service May 9 at the Thayer First Baptist Church. The service will start at 7 p.m.
Thayer seniors will graduate May 12 at 5 p.m. in the school gym.
The final class rank and honors will not be decided until final grades are posted.
Steve Atkisson is class sponsor.
Class officers are: John Barnett, president; Justin Cox, vice president; Sabrina Harrelston, secretary; Derek Armstead, treasurer, Brittany Botard, sgt. at arms.
Seniors at Mammoth Spring will graduate May 11 at 8 p.m. in the multipurpose building at the school.
No Baccalaureate services are planned at Mammoth Spring.
The speakers for the graduation will be the class valedictorian, Lanette Romans and the salutatorian, Courtney Risner.
Class sponsors for the Mammoth Spring senior class are Angela Kinder, Janie Webb and Deloris Bennett.
Class officers are: Jessica Reynolds, president; Lyna Ciarrocci, vice president; Jessica "Sky" Elliott, secretary/treasurer.
Koshkonong seniors will graduate May 11 in the school gym at 8 p.m.
No Baccalaureate service is planned.
Lucas England is the valedictorian and Tiffany Flip is the class salutatorian. Brenda Lamb and Iris Phipps are the class sponsors.
Class officers are Lucas England, president; Tiffany Flip, vice president; Brittany Cowen, secretary; Stephanie Mitchell, treasurer.