TAWAS CITY – Commencement exercises will be held Sunday, June 3 for the Class of 2018 at Tawas Area High School.

The ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. in the high school gymnasium.

Oscoda High School will hold its graduation ceremony on Sunday, June 10 at 2 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. Whittemore-Prescott High School will hold its graduation ceremony on Friday, June 8 at 7 p.m. in the high school gymnasium and Hale High School is holding its graduation ceremony on Friday, June 15 at 7 p.m. in the gymnasium. A list of candidates for graduation from the three high schools will be published in future editions closer to the commencement dates.

This year, there are 96 candidates for graduation at Tawas Area. The Class of 2018’s song is “Don’t Forget About Me” by Simple Minds, the class flower is the white rose, the class colors are red and black and the class motto is “Together we have experienced life, separately we will pursue our dreams and forever our memories will remain.”

The candidates for graduation are Alexis Alvey, Michael Anderson, Preston Anschuetz, Ashley Bigard, BreAnne Bigard, Dylan Blair, Bailey Bleck, Catherine Boensch, Jared Botos, Mason Buresh, Kollin Caldwell, Shae Callahan, Julie Camolesi de Silva, Camilla Christiansen, Holly Colburn, Kelsie Collins, Shaylin Cota, Jeremish Currie, Zachary Dalton, Becka Davis, Gabrielle Deemer, Robert Diener, Megan Duda, Nicolas Edwards, Shelbey Evans, Douglas Ferguson, Shea Ferguson, Seth Finley, Elizabeth Freel, Madison Galli, Leah Gingerich, Justine Griffis, Darwin Groff, Haley Groff, Adam Isaiah Hansen, Emily Harpel, Stephanie Hauff, Sophie Hemker, Alyssa Henry, Rebecca Hilger, James Indreica, Owen Irvin, Ashley Johnson, Gavin Johnson, Jordan Kammer, Mason Kaniszewski, Morgan Kaniszewski, Jordyn Katterman, Addison Keisler, Kassidy Keisler, Madison Kettlewell, Kiere Kimsel, Caleb King, Danielle Kloc, Kyle Koepke, Tyler Krasinski, Erin Kulaszewski, Scottie Madrigal Silver, Montel Mallory, David Martin, Douglas McDonald Jr., Nathan Mead, Jenna Meyer, Mykel Michaud, Zoey Michaud, Emily Mikulski, Timothy Nelkie, Drake Nelson, Kensey Parker, Hailey Petty, Brandon Plawecki, Kamryn Pully, Kaiden Railling, Dalton Ranger, Angela Reedy, Carson Reynolds, Devin Robinson, Brianna Roller, Hannah Russo, Sydney Schaaf, Daniel Shattuck, Liam Strauer, Christopher Taylor, Hannah Theaker, Mekala Thompson, Tanner Trafelet, Scottie Ulman, Melissa Watts, Taylor Westcott, Katelyn White, Brendan Whitford, Austin Williams, Hannah Williams, Samatha Williams, Megan Young and Uriah Young.