Near the end of the spring semester at Paris Junior College, the PJC Adult Education program held a graduation ceremony for all those successfully achieving their Certificates of High School Equivalency during the preceding 12 months.
Keynote speaker for the ceremony was Jill Jones. She received her GED certificate this April after being out of school for 17 years. Jones encouraged those attending to pursue their goals, and thanked her boyfriend for inspiring her to further her education.
Those from the area receiving their Certificate of High School Equivalency included:
Commerce: William Warrington
Cooper: Jenna Froitzheim, Jennifer Hinsley
Cumby: Adam Sanchez
Klondike: Dakota Parsons
Sulphur Springs: Charity N. Cline, Mallory Morrisa, Dylan Odell, Mandi Stonaker, Kayla Williams, Hunter Williams