Family, friends and well-wishers packed the Clopton High School gym on Sunday, May 19 to watch the Class of 2013 graduation.
Of the 42 who received their diplomas, 37 are going to a community college or four-year university next year.
“For some of us, it was a smooth ride,” said senior speaker and Valedictorian Brent Hammett. “For others it was bumpy.”
Hammett thanked those “who have affected our lives,” including parents, teachers and class members.
For the full story, see the May 22 print edition of the Louisiana Press-Journal.