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Congratulations seniorsPosted Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at 2:04 PM
High School graduation is over in this area and we have a lot of young men and women to be proud of for their hard work and efforts in finishing high school.
I hate to admit it but high school seems much more difficult than when I was there. They have to have more credits and there is more to learn.
I wish everyone well in their future plans. Some will go to college, some will go to technical schools, some will enter the workforce and others may choose the military.
As I worked through the graduation edition of the Town Crier I knew I was looking at our future doctors, nurses, teachers, lawyers, construction workers and soldiers.
I think they have a lot more on their plates than we did when we started our walk into adulthood but they may not realize it yet. I don't remember giving much thought to the economy when I was 17 years old.
Congratulations to each and every one of you. Set your goals and work toward them.
Hope everyone has a great summer.
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Revis Blaylock has been on staff with the Manila Town Crier for over 35 years. She has enjoyed making friends in all the areas that the Town Crier covers. This blog contains her general ramblings about events throughout Buffalo Island. She welcomes your comments and ideas for future stories.