UVCC students receive diplomas


Jaina Burton, 18, and Ashlynn Burton, 18, both of Piqua, take a selfie together. They were in the Cosmetology class together and had Sara Plozay as their teacher. The Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Jaina Burton, 18, and Ashlynn Burton, 18, both of Piqua, take a selfie together. They were in the Cosmetology class together and had Sara Plozay as their teacher. The Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Conner Stoltz, left, 18, of Troy fixes the tie of Brennon Green, 19, of Miami East, before the start of the Upper Valley Career Center graduation. Green was graduating from environmental occupations and had teachers Mikie Quinter and Jim Metz. The ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students take photos before their graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students file in for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students stand as they are recognized for scholarships and awards they’ve received during their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students take their seats for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center Assistant Superintendent Jason Haak welcomes students and family during the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Family and friends watch the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

UlamiaUluiviti Hicks addresses her classmates of 2019 with opening remarks during the 2019 Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Jaina Burton, 18, and Ashlynn Burton, 18, both of Piqua, take a selfie together. They were in the Cosmetology class together and had Sara Plozay as their teacher. The Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Conner Stoltz, left, 18, of Troy fixes the tie of Brennon Green, 19, of Miami East, before the start of the Upper Valley Career Center graduation. Green was graduating from environmental occupations and had teachers Mikie Quinter and Jim Metz. The ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Upper Valley Career Center students take photos before their graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Upper Valley Career Center students file in for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Upper Valley Career Center students stand as they are recognized for scholarships and awards they’ve received during their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Upper Valley Career Center students take their seats for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Upper Valley Career Center Assistant Superintendent Jason Haak welcomes students and family during the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Family and friends watch the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

UlamiaUluiviti Hicks addresses her classmates of 2019 with opening remarks during the 2019 Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.

Jaina Burton, 18, and Ashlynn Burton, 18, both of Piqua, take a selfie together. They were in the Cosmetology class together and had Sara Plozay as their teacher. The Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_SDN052519UVCCGrad.jpgJaina Burton, 18, and Ashlynn Burton, 18, both of Piqua, take a selfie together. They were in the Cosmetology class together and had Sara Plozay as their teacher. The Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Conner Stoltz, left, 18, of Troy fixes the tie of Brennon Green, 19, of Miami East, before the start of the Upper Valley Career Center graduation. Green was graduating from environmental occupations and had teachers Mikie Quinter and Jim Metz. The ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1032.jpgConner Stoltz, left, 18, of Troy fixes the tie of Brennon Green, 19, of Miami East, before the start of the Upper Valley Career Center graduation. Green was graduating from environmental occupations and had teachers Mikie Quinter and Jim Metz. The ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students take photos before their graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1036.jpgUpper Valley Career Center students take photos before their graduation ceremony was held at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students file in for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1045.jpgUpper Valley Career Center students file in for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students stand as they are recognized for scholarships and awards they’ve received during their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1067.jpgUpper Valley Career Center students stand as they are recognized for scholarships and awards they’ve received during their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center students take their seats for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1047.jpgUpper Valley Career Center students take their seats for their graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Upper Valley Career Center Assistant Superintendent Jason Haak welcomes students and family during the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1051.jpgUpper Valley Career Center Assistant Superintendent Jason Haak welcomes students and family during the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Family and friends watch the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1066.jpgFamily and friends watch the Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

UlamiaUluiviti Hicks addresses her classmates of 2019 with opening remarks during the 2019 Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/05/web1_IMG_1054.jpgUlamiaUluiviti Hicks addresses her classmates of 2019 with opening remarks during the 2019 Upper Valley Career Center graduation ceremony at the Hobart Arena in Troy Thursday, May 24. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News