Graduation set for Friday

The Port Allegany High School Class of 2019 will hold commencement exercises Friday, May 31, at 7 p.m. at the school. The top four students in the class will be speakers for the event. EPIC is this year’s theme for their speeches. Principal Marc Budd will announce the graduates and Superintendent Gary Buchsen will award the diplomas. Music will be provided by the Commencement Band under the direction of Brad Stewart. A reception will be held following the ceremony, hosted by the Youth Counselors. The speakers are pictured (left to right) Keely Tarbox, Jenna Sprankle, Rylie Lawton and Betty Hooftallen.