John Pugh addressed the students of the class of 2014 at MCHS Wednesday evening. Pugh is a lifelong resident of Newberry County, graduating from MCHS in 1998.
Three words Long encouraged the class of 2014 to keep in mind were purpose, passion, and patience.
Valedictorian Matthew Gentry encouraged each graduate to live life like Ferris Bueller, by taking chances if necessary.
The MCHS JROTC presented the colors at the start of graduation Wednesday.
Principal Ray Cooper congratulated the class of 2014 for their hard work and success.
MCHS graduated 164 students Wednesday in the gym.