MASON — Taylor Elizabeth Warden and Faith Ann Stewart have been announced as the top two in their class of graduating seniors at Wahama High School, and will address those attending commencement exercises on Friday.
A total of 65 seniors will graduate during the ceremony, which is set to begin at 7 p.m. in the gymnasium.
Warden is the daughter of Heather Thompson and Scott Warden. A four-year player on both the volleyball and softball teams, she serves as vice president of the National Honor Society. Warden is a leader of Girl Talk, a chemistry tutor, Farmers Bank Junior Board of Directors member, and represented the school at the WSAZ Best of the Class 2016.
Stewart is the daughter of Troy and Lisa Stewart. She is a member of the National Honor Society, a varsity softball player, and member of the Youth Leadership Association. A Farmers Bank Junior Board of Directors member, Stewart also participated in band and choir.
Both Warden and Stewart will be graduating Summa Cum Laude, as will Logan Elayne Bissell, Molly Elizabeth Fisher, Olivia Morgan Hill, and Chloe Elizabeth Richardson.
Magna Cum Laude graduates are Kristin Paige DeVault, William Mason Hicks, Destiny Shiane Ingels, Austin Allen Juelfs, Ricky Lee Kearns, Jr., William Joseph McDermitt, Jared Matthew Nutter, Jaelyn Ashley Plants, Rachel Leighann Roque, Randi Beth Shirley and Ryan Paul Thomas.
Graduating Cum Laude are Emmalee Kathryn Broyles and Kyle William Sines.
Other graduates include Sarah Louise Adams, Andrea Guadalupe Aguirre Ayala, Wesley Gilbert Albright, Zachary Emmitt Anderson, Alexis Marie Board, Kymber Leanne Bowyer, Christopher Scott Cadle, Nathan Michael Cogar, Noah Andrew Davis, Destiny Dawn Divers,
Noah Christopher Estep, Maddison Brooke Ferguson, Kelsey Morgan Fields, Heather Nicole Grimm, Jordan Ray Grimm, Tyler Lee Grimm, Mitchell Ross Halley, Morgan Danyel Harrison, Faith Nichole Henry, Hope Elizabeth Henry,
Cole Bricle Herdman, Jesse Anderson Hesson, Nicholas Wayne Hill, Allison Ann Holley, Ian Uriah Hook, Wesley Michael Jones, Joseph Allen Kearns, Debra Dee Jade Leming, John Cody McDaniel, Marissa Dawn McWhorter,
Britney Nicole Morrison, Shianne Starr Nicholson, Juan Christian Ortiz, Nolan Christian Pierce, Nathan Blain Redman, Adam Joseph Russell, Thomas Gavin Russell, Richard Matthew Short, Jr., Clayton Richard Sines, Kaitlyn Diane Smith,
Sarah Renee Stamper, Sierra Dawn VanMeter, Christian Chandler Varian, Brooke Danielle Vickers, Alexandrea Nichelle Walker, and Alex Christopher Whaley.
Mindy Kearns is a freelance writer for Ohio Valley Publishing who lives in Mason County.