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Written by Jeff Wood   
Friday, 25 May 2012 00:00

Nearly 300 Mingus Union High School seniors will mark their graduation with a ceremony at the MUHS football field Friday, May 25.

Mingus Union High School SENIORS, from left, Marshall Tolleson, Colin Garttmeier, Karina Acero and Stephanie Gilboy talk about their ambitious postsecondary education goals Thursday, May 17. The 2012 graduating class includes nearly 300 students finishing their high school careers and moving on to other endeavors following commencement at Bright Field on Friday, May 25, at 7 p.m.The ceremony will take place at 7 p.m., with gates opening at 5 p.m. Graduation speakers will include student body President Jordan Westover, valedictorian Colin Garttmeier and salutatorian Juliette Friedland.

Seating on the field and in the stands will be on a first-come-first served basis, as well as parking, so attendees are advised to arrive early.

Each graduating senior has been allotted two tickets for seating on the field, and friends and family members in wheelchairs will be provided with space on the track, with one seat available for a person accompanying them. Seating in the stands will be unrestricted.

For the full story, see the Wednesday, May 23, edition of the Cottonwood Journal Extra.