Scores of East County seniors will take part in the “pomp and circumstance” and receive their high school diplomas this weekend, when Elma and Montesano High Schools hold their Class of 2014 commencement ceremonies.
In Elma, 95 will be in the 2014 graduating class in 1 p.m. ceremonies Saturday at the Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds pavilion. Class valedictorian is Abby Williams and the salutatorian is Tyson Nauman.
In Montesano, 84 seniors will take part in commencement at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bo Griffith Memorial Gym. Gabrielle Rudolph is the Class of 2014 valedictorian, while Jefferson Donovan and Connor hatch are co-salutatorians.
Photos by Brendan Carl