EUPORA, Miss. (WTVA) - Many high school seniors are not able to celebrate milestones, like graduation, because of the coronavirus.
Students in Webster County will have a graduation ceremony but in a unique way.
Superintendent Brian Jones penned this letter to graduates.
In a letter published Monday, April 20, Webster County School District Superintendent Brian Jones said Eupora and East Webster high schools will hold drive-thru ceremonies for graduates to receive their diplomas alongside their families.
Eupora High School's drive-thru ceremony is scheduled for May 16 (10-5 p.m.) and East Webster's is scheduled for May 17 (12-5 p.m.)
However, the schools will have formal graduation ceremonies in July. Eupora's is scheduled for July 18 at 7 p.m. East Webster's is scheduled for July 19 at 2 p.m.