Graduation season is upon us and students from Nitro High were ready for the big day on Thursday.
Nitro students straightened their mortarboards and adjusted their tassles Thursday evening at the Municipal Auditorium in Charleston. Across the way at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center, Capital High students were doing the same.
Kanawha County Schools will have several graduation ceremonies over the next few days.
On Friday, students from Herbert Hoover High School will have their commencement exercises at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Auditorium, while South Charleston High School will host their graduation at 7:30 p.m. at the Coliseum and Convention Center.
Saturday will see graduation ceremonies for four of the county’s public high schools. At 10 a.m., Riverside High will have its commencement at the Coliseum and Convention Center and George Washington High will have its ceremonies at the Municipal Auditorium. At 7 p.m., St. Albans High will have its ceremonies at the Coliseum and Convention Center and Sissonville High will have its graduation at the Municipal Auditorium.