PETERSBURG — Pike Central High School will hold its 38th commencement exercises at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the high school gymnasium.
Following the processional, Winter Aust Fiscus, principal, will address the group and the band will play the national anthem. The valedictorian addresses by Desiree Gerrard, Rebecca Lee, Keri Lemond and Longabaugh will follow the invocation and a musical selection by the swing choir.
The salutatorian address by Jeffrey Estey will be preceded by a musical selection by the high school band.
Diplomas will be presented by Suzanne Blake, superintendent, Fiscus, and Kyle Runyan, assistant principal.
The class flower is the yellow dahlia and the class colors are blue and silver. The class of 2013 will graduate under the motto “It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.”
Graduates are Michal Ashby, Brandon J. Barragan, Samantha Ann Baumgart, Justin M. Birk, Taylor Dawn Bise, Sean Patrick Borden, Joshua Lee Boyd, Logan Boyd, Cheyenne B. Brewster, Kayla Nicole Buhr, Taylor Renee Buschkoetter, Colton Eugene Bush, Alain Russell Cannon, Joseph William Carroll, Blake Edward Cassity, Trevor Douglas Claridge, Ashtan Danielle Clark, Kendall Ilia Joan Clerk, Tamika Mariah Cloe, Kyndall Jane Coleman, Joseph Leon Coulson, Benjamin A. Cox, Hannah Noel Crow, Tyler Gene Dawson, Felicia Nicole Decker, Dalton James Dillon, Sawyer Jace Douglas, Anthony Thomas Downey, Shaine L. Eck, Caleb Nathaniel Elber, Tyler Michael Ennis, Jeffrey Estey, Elizabeth Michelle Eversole, Stephen French, Trevor Fiscus, Jasmine Sky Fleming, Janessa Lynn Foster, Emilee Freeland, Tyler Christian Garland, Desiree Annette Gerrard, Kirstin Amberly Gladish, Austin Goebel, Trevor M. Goodge, Mallory Elaine Gray, Tanner O’Neil Gray, Blane Gress, Isaiah Dylan Hagemeyer, Haylea Renee Harden, Lucas Ryan Hardin, Paul Samuel Heldring, Maverick Bryce Henson, Jacob Hopf, Skyela Hughes, Erica Iafrate, Kyle Indorf, Dakota A. Jines, Sarah Elizabeth Johns, Alyssa Nikole Jones, Tabatha Ann Julian, Kyle Edward Kaeck, Alex Joseph Keepes, Sheldon Lee Kempf, Adam Lane Kendall, Randall Scott Kendall, Cassie Kinman, Lauren Nicole Lake, Jacob Adam Lamberson, Jared Aaron Lamberson, Chance Elaine Lee, Rebecca Ann Lee, Olivia Paige Leighty, Kari Beth Lemond, Taylor Gabrielle Leneave, Brady Christian Like, Jordan Leigh Like, Kenna J. Longabaugh, Tanner William Mason, Michael Tanner Matteson, Fredricka DeSha McCammon, Kirbi Kay McCandless, Hannah Jean McCarter, Richard Lloyd McDowell, Andrew Meadows, Alyssa Julia Mehringer, Dustin Paul Meny, Miranda Marie Merter, Brad Scott Miller, Kerrsten Dawn Miller, Jarvan David Montgomery, Andrew Chase Morris, Jacob Tyler Morton, Joanie S. Myers, Colton David Newton, Chase Logan Nordhoff, Jeremiah Edward Norrington, Alex Offill, Dakota Edward Pancake, Cain Andrew Parker, Michael Jeffrey Pennington, Morgan Matthew Petty, Clinton J. Popp, Cassandra Michelle Potts, Brooke Ashley Powers, Megan Danielle Rich, Levi Wayne Richardson, Tyler Richardson, Zacharie Riddle, Ashli Marie Riley, Ethan Thomas Rolens, Brandi Nicole Ruble, Emily Renee Schlomer, Lexus A. Shoultz, Nathan Simmons, Chantel Lynn Smith, Justin Charles Stieneker, Taylor Faye Stuessel, Zachary Dale Thomas, Tiffany Uppencamp, Katelyn Vinnedge, Dexter Waltz, Jacob Tyler Western, Dakota Milo Whitehouse, Toni Lee Whitehouse, Adam Williams, Hunter Ryan Williams, Christian Lee Wilson, Corey Michael Wilson, Emily Workman and Demetre Alan Young.
Pike Central’s Valedictorians for 2013 are:
* Kari Lemond, daughter of Jim and Nan Lemond of Winslow.
* Kenna Longabaugh, daughter of Glenn and Donna Longabaugh of Hazleton.
* Desiree Gerrard, daughter of Ronald and Connie Gerrard of Otwell.
* Rebecca Lee, daughter of Terry Lee and Cindy Pancake of Petersburg.
The Salutatorian for Pike Central class of 2013 is Jeffrey Estey, son of Tom and Jill Estey of Otwell.