By Lin Calista


Hearty congratulations to the 22 seniors who graduated June 10 from Searsport District High School. This group of students contended with extraordinary circumstances during their last two years of high school, yet still did well.

Display of senior class pictures outside Searsport District High School June 10. Carolyn Zachary

Four seniors graduated summa cum laude (with highest honor), having achieved cumulative averages of 3.75 to 4.0. They are Makenzie Alley, Emelia Law, Emma Spiegel and Isaias Therio.

Samantha Perkins graduated magna cum laude (with great honor), with an average of 3.5 to 3.74, and four of her classmates achieved averages between 3.25 and 3.49 to graduate cum laude (with honor): Natalie Chatto, Sarah Gent, Gabriel Kneeland and Isaac Turner.

Makenzie, Emelia, Samantha, Emma and Isaias all were members of the National Honor Society.

Well done, graduates!

Benefit supper for Father’s Day

The Kindness Program does it again with a special Father’s Day takeout supper on Saturday, June 19, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.

The menu includes such manly-man items as pulled pork, macaroni and cheese, beans (with bacon and apple), cornbread and your choice of layer cake! Yum. Reservations are required by calling Jayne Snowdale at 407-694-8733. Pickup will be at the Congregational Church.