Northeast Lauderdale High School Celebrates Graduation

Meridian, Mississippi Seniors at Northeast Lauderdale High School celebrated their high school graduation Thursday night.

97 seniors walked across the stage to receive their high school diplomas at the Temple Theatre. Northeast Principal Rob Calcote says these seniors accomplished a lot during their time in high school.

"It's been a wonderful graduating class, a lot of community service projects, a lot of academic awards, many of them going to four-year universities. We're very proud of them," said Calcote.

Valedictorians were Thomas Powell and Timothy Williams, while salutatorians were Lelia Calcote and Elizabeth Spahr.