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Pittsburg High School Graduation

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A day of triumph for some high school students in Pittsburg.

Smiles on a lot of faces at Pittsburg High School for the graduation ceremony. 166 graduates walked across the stage. Family and friends gathered for the ceremony which was held in the high school's gymnasium.

Freeman Health System's Chief Executive Officer Paula Baker, class of 1976, was honored at the graduation, by being given the Distinguished Alumnus Award. The award is selected by a committee involving the USD 250 Foundation, students and administration.

"We are honored to be able to recognize Paula Baker with this award," USD 250 Foundation President Carol Wimmer said.

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