Senior caravan displays Cub Pride

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Monett graduates Lourdes Morales, Ruben Dierker, Maria Cecenas and Graciela Morales waved to the crowd winding west on Broadway during the senior caravan on Friday. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com

Monett graduates Lourdes Morales, Ruben Dierker, Maria Cecenas and Graciela Morales waved to the crowd winding west on Broadway during the senior caravan on Friday.

Daniela Salas and classmate Brianna Mejias waved at the crowd on Friday as part of the Monett High School senior caravan that wound through town saluting the graduates. The procession included 73 vehicles and one horse that stretched from Broadway to 13th Street. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com
Athletes like Cye Bouchard had a vinyl banner he could hang on the side of his vehicle in the Monett senior caravan, announcing his presence in the ranks of 2020 graduates. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com
Not all the Monett graduates decked out in their caps and gowns for the senior caravan on Friday, but even the more casually dressed shared in the excitement of the moment. Pictured are Riley Braden, Wesley Merriman, Joey Semerad and Chet Butterworth. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com
Many Monett seniors in the caravan on Friday carried signs and balloons, like Janeth Quinones, to proudly proclaim to parade viewers that she was one of the 2020 graduates. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com
Friday's senior caravan of Monett High School seniors stretched from Central and 13th Street, filling Broadway and winding north before the 20-minute procession passed on Friday. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com
Friday's caravan of Monett seniors ran longer than a homecoming parade as it stretched through the downtown business district. People in the crowd waved back, honked horns and shared in the celebration on Monett's traditional graduation date. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com
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