Galioto and Lisa Pesa, right, capture their last moment together in the Struthers field house.
As the crowd cleared out, Fair's pent-up-slide-show-emotion gushed out as she embraced her nine-year-old cousin, Madison Bellis of Lowellville.
Diplomas were followed by a slide show made of snaps-shots from graduates' family photo albums. Melissa Eggleston, left, cried. Jessica Ferrick, right, laughed. In the center, Candice Fair, remained calm.
Jay Agnone and Victor Alamo, right, smile for the camera.
Ashley Galbraith cooly strolls back to her seat after receiving her diploma.
Valedictorian Pamela Galioto, left, and Amanda Clifton sing with the show choir.
Struthers High School Show Choir belted out a little number about the significance of past relationships on future endeavors. The verse they are singing here, appears to be the one that goes, "aaaaahh."
A tighter shot of the group give us a look into the eyes of Gina Martire, right. Martire plans to attend Baldwin Wallace College and pursue a degree in film, specifically, horror. Her cinematic interests ...
L-R, Salutatorian Anastacia Bollinger, Jen Zdealar, Gina Martire, Valedictorian Pamela Galioto and Leanna Bodnar await their diplomas.
Struthers Superintendent Don Daily helped open commencement with a speech centered around the word 'red,' and the impact of a Struthers education. He ended by wishing graduates inspiRED, incREDible futures. The 'impact' portion of his ...
6.1.2008 Nathaneil Byrd III. stops for a hug as Adam Carpenter and his fellow graduating seniors from Liberty High School exit Stambaugh Auditorium Sunday afternoon.
6.1.2008 Michelle Shriver (right) smiles as she exits Stambaugh Auditorium Sunday afternoon following Liberty High School's commencement ceremony Sunday afternoon.
6.1.2008 Rebecca L. Illencik followed by Megan H. Kay exit Stambaugh Auditorium following Liberty High School's commencement ceremony Sunday afternoon.
6.1.2008 Liberty High School graduates throw their hats during their commencement ceremony Sunday afternoon at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown.
6.1.2008 Thair Mahmud Farah walks up to the stage to receive his diploma during Liberty High School's commencement at Stambaugh Auditorium Sunday afternoon.
6.1.2008 Chanel T. Rogers sings with her fellow seniors in the choir during Liberty High School's commencement ceremony Sunday afternoon at Stambaugh auditorium.
6.1.2008 Jessica R. Sarich sings with her fellow senior choir members during Liberty High School's commencement ceremony Sunday afternoon at Stambaugh Auditorium.
6.1.2008 Rebecca L. Illencik plays the basoon during Liberty High School's commencement Ceremony Sunday afternoon at Stambaugh Auditorium.
6.1.2008 Liberty High School's Senior Class President, Janell Heggins, speaks to her fellow graduates class Sunday afternoon, at Stambaugh Auditorium.