Jack and Gayle Cory graduated from Gavit in 1970. From there, they built a life and watched all four of their children not only attend Gavit, but go on to marry their own high school sweethearts.
Nearly 300 graduates walked across the stage Saturday evening to wrap up their time as Morton High School Governors.
The 170 or so students that walked across the stage at The Pavilion at Wolf Lake Saturday comprised the final graduating class of Gavit, which will close to make way for the new Hammond Central High School.
The American Red Cross was assisting in providing emergency relief to displaced residents.
The suspect then fled the bank heading east toward the parking lot at a nearby dry cleaners where he entered a silver/gray colored Jeep SUV, police said.
The Independent Driver Guild set up a Friday afternoon vigil at the Uber Chicago Greenlight Hub for Joe Schelstraete and other rideshare drivers who were killed on the job.
At the 137th and final commencement for Hammond High School Thursday evening, there were words of advice, tears and celebration.
At the 86th and final graduation for George Rogers Clark Middle/High School Wednesday night, Principal David Verta told the graduates, "Class of 2021, we really did save the best for last."
The Hammond Education Fund awarded $17,000 in college scholarships to 17 graduates of the School City of Hammond.
Over 250 graduates from Lowell High School proceeded onto the football field Friday to cap off their high school careers.