Russia students get their diplomas


Russia High School Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speaks during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Graduating Russia High School seniors listen to their class Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speak during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia senior Alex Seger, left, is given his diploma by Russia High School Principal Brian Hogan during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia Local School Superintendent Steve Rose speaks to the 2017 Russia High School graduating class.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia senior Kevin Drees, right, shakes hands with Russia Board of Education President Doug Hoying after receiving his diploma at the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia High School graduates toss their caps at the end of the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Students clap during the awarding of scholarships at the 2017 Russia High School graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Dylan Cordonnier, far right, gets a hug from Barb Cordonnier after she awarded him the Wayne Groff Family Scholarship which is given in memory of Barb’s sister Rebecca Groff Berger. Watching is Barb’s son Spencer Cordonnier, far left. The scholarship was awarded during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

A picture from the humorous video shown during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia High School seniors turn their tassals during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia seniors listen while scholarships are awarded during the their graduation ceremony.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia High School Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speaks during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Graduating Russia High School seniors listen to their class Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speak during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Russia senior Alex Seger, left, is given his diploma by Russia High School Principal Brian Hogan during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Russia Local School Superintendent Steve Rose speaks to the 2017 Russia High School graduating class.

Russia senior Kevin Drees, right, shakes hands with Russia Board of Education President Doug Hoying after receiving his diploma at the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Russia High School graduates toss their caps at the end of the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Students clap during the awarding of scholarships at the 2017 Russia High School graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Dylan Cordonnier, far right, gets a hug from Barb Cordonnier after she awarded him the Wayne Groff Family Scholarship which is given in memory of Barb’s sister Rebecca Groff Berger. Watching is Barb’s son Spencer Cordonnier, far left. The scholarship was awarded during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

A picture from the humorous video shown during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Russia High School seniors turn their tassals during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.

Russia seniors listen while scholarships are awarded during the their graduation ceremony.

Russia High School Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speaks during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad11-1.jpgRussia High School Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speaks during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Graduating Russia High School seniors listen to their class Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speak during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad10-1.jpgGraduating Russia High School seniors listen to their class Salutatorian Tiffany Hatcher speak during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia senior Alex Seger, left, is given his diploma by Russia High School Principal Brian Hogan during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad9-1.jpgRussia senior Alex Seger, left, is given his diploma by Russia High School Principal Brian Hogan during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia Local School Superintendent Steve Rose speaks to the 2017 Russia High School graduating class.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad8-1.jpgRussia Local School Superintendent Steve Rose speaks to the 2017 Russia High School graduating class. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia senior Kevin Drees, right, shakes hands with Russia Board of Education President Doug Hoying after receiving his diploma at the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad7-1.jpgRussia senior Kevin Drees, right, shakes hands with Russia Board of Education President Doug Hoying after receiving his diploma at the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia High School graduates toss their caps at the end of the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad1-1.jpgRussia High School graduates toss their caps at the end of the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Students clap during the awarding of scholarships at the 2017 Russia High School graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad5-1.jpgStudents clap during the awarding of scholarships at the 2017 Russia High School graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Dylan Cordonnier, far right, gets a hug from Barb Cordonnier after she awarded him the Wayne Groff Family Scholarship which is given in memory of Barb’s sister Rebecca Groff Berger. Watching is Barb’s son Spencer Cordonnier, far left. The scholarship was awarded during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad3-1.jpgDylan Cordonnier, far right, gets a hug from Barb Cordonnier after she awarded him the Wayne Groff Family Scholarship which is given in memory of Barb’s sister Rebecca Groff Berger. Watching is Barb’s son Spencer Cordonnier, far left. The scholarship was awarded during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

A picture from the humorous video shown during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad2-1.jpgA picture from the humorous video shown during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia High School seniors turn their tassals during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad6-1.jpgRussia High School seniors turn their tassals during the Russia High School 2017 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 28. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Russia seniors listen while scholarships are awarded during the their graduation ceremony.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/05/web1_SDN052917RussiaGrad4-1.jpgRussia seniors listen while scholarships are awarded during the their graduation ceremony. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News