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Inter-Mountain Photos by Joey Kittle Members of the Philip Barbour High School Class of 2022 head to the Barbour County Fairgrounds Pavilion Friday night for the 59th commencement ceremony.

BELINGTON — Philip Barbour High School celebrated its 59th commencement ceremony Friday night at the Barbour County Fairgrounds as 122 seniors received their diplomas before a packed house of family and friends.

The keynote speaker was 2011 Philip Barbour graduate Sarah McCauley Vismans, who was a standout athlete for the Lady Colts. She went on to excel as a member of the West Virginia University cross country and track and field teams.

Principal Philip Barbour Brandon Antion, Vice Principal Joseph Bowen, Superintendent of Barbour County Schools Jeffrey Woofter, Senior Class President Graylin Floyd, Student Council President Isabella McNaboe, and Student Council Vice President Audrey Williams also addressed the class of 2022.

Senior class song leader Jaylan Weese performed the class song and led the graduates in singing the school’s alma mater.

Tonya Ferguson, Director of CTE at PBHS, introduced the Class of 2022.

Senior Class President Graylin Floyd addresses the crowd at Philip Barbour’s graduation ceremony.

Barbour County pride, the Philip Barbour Band, under the direction of Victor Iapalucci, also performed pre-ceremony selections, as well as the procession and recession.

The school’s top graduates (summa cum laude) included Jaden Bryce Bender, Katie Marie Burner, Cody Garrison Cooper, Samuel Isaac Ferguson, Jessica Grace Findley, Graylin Makenzie Floyd, Ethan Bishop Gregory, Loryn Delaine Harris, Seth Allan Harris, Alyssa Grace Hill, Kory Anne Jones, Elizabeth Cadence Marie Kittle, Brooke Erin Lantz, Isabella Grace Mayle, Shaun Ryan Mick, Gracie Laurel Miller, Kara Nicole Phillips, Hailee Jade Poling, Jaylan Faith Weese and Audrey Grace Williams.

The rest of the Philip Barbour High School Class of 2022 included Brylee LaShea Bennett, Kolby Wayne Bennett, Fredrick Lee Blagg, Brielle Alise Bolyard, Katelyn Nicole Booth, Gabrielle Faith Brewer, Taylor Arizona Waleed Busse, Melanie Paige Caldwell, Chloe Elizabeth-Belle Carpenter , Jeffrey Gage Chambers, Skylar MacKenzie Chambers, Bayleigh Madison Channell, Hannah Nicole Collette, Callee Rhianna Grace Collins, Sydney Elisabeth Conniff, Gunnar Mark Coontz, Monica Lynn Cottrell, Lillian Marie Criss, Chloe Levanna Kay Croston, Katlynn Nicole Croston, Matthew Scott Croston , Grant Thomas Dadisman, Raeanna Charlene Davies, Koltin James Davis, Jesse Dean Farris, Kierston Danielle Farris, Kayley Marie Fenstermacher, Trevor Greyson Furby, Chase Ethan Gainer, Samantha Nicole George, April Ann Gochenour, Maggie Lynn Haller, Marcus Hunter Haller, Rodney Dewayne Hathaway, Jayden David Herron, Tyler Michael Hollen, Alexia Dominique Holmes, Brandon Lee Hornick, Makenna Jadyn Howe, Gage Donovan Iseli, Isaiah Scott Kaufman, Caleb Allen Kittle, Alexis Dawn Knapp, Desiree Amiyah Knotts, Breeanna Danielle Lawrence, Lexie Shae Leach, Jonathon Braden Lockwood, Shelby Rae Morgan Luff, Dominic David MacDonald, Ashton Neil Marsh, Ambre Jeanene Martin, Jesiah Seth Matlick , Netanya Mae Maurer, Liam Edward Mayle, Harley Summer Dawn McElroy, Sheila Anderson McGee, Clifton James McKinney III, Isabella Hope McNaboe, James Robert Mitchell, Skylar Brooke Mitchell, Sabrina Michelle Moore, Kaleigh Brooke Moyer, Aleah Michelle Nine, Lacie Marie Peek , Lydia Renee Phillips, Trenton Chase Poling, Jazlyn Taylor Price, Danielle Nicole Rexroad, Ashley Paige Riffle, Garyona James Fragmin Riffle, Chase Quentin Roberts, Tori Nicole Rogers, Christopher Micheal Roll, Ashlyn Grace Shanabarger, Sara Grace Simon, Connor Edward Skidmore, Gabriel Michael Skidmore, Shanondelia Lynn Starlight Snyder, Kendra Nicole Stemple, Dylan Michael Stuart, Alisha Dawn Summerfield, Chesnee Lynnea Summerfield, Dominic Russo S ummerfield, Donovan Shillow Holmes Thomas, Kaytee Joe Thorne, Joshua David Traverse Jr., Matthew Aden Upton, Amber Lynn Watson, Brooklyn Marie Watson, Katie Jane Watson, Jacob Andrew Webber, Randy James White, Trenton Alan Whited, Alexander Chase Williams, Carrie Elizabeth Wilmarth, Linzy Brooke Wilson, Ethan David Wilt, Alexi Karalee Workman, MacKenzie Carlene Yocum, James Briar Zink and Thomas Kyle Zirkle.

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