County seniors to turn tassel Friday night
BY KERRI TESTEMENT
East Jackson Comprehensive High School will mark a new tradition on Friday night, as the school will hold its first graduation ceremony.
The school’s graduation ceremony will start at 6 p.m., at Eagle Stadium.
Jackson County Comprehensive High School will also hold its ceremony on Friday, May 23, starting at 8 p.m., at the school’s stadium.
JCCHS is set to have 253 graduates receive diplomas during its ceremony. Michelle Renee Cornelison is the valedictorian and Elijah Knowles Gaultney is the salutatorian.
EJCHS is expected to have 109 graduates, which is the first senior class for the new school. Briana Jill Griffin is the valedictorian and Brittany Nicole Robinett is the salutatorian of the Hoods Mill Road school.
In the event of rain, EJCHS will move its ceremony to the gym at the same date and time.
In the event of rain, JCCHS will hold its graduation at 10 a.m., on Saturday, May 24. If the weather continues to be bad, graduation will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 24.