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Billy Blissenbach, Joby Nolan, Nicole Hollar and Brooke Francis are this year's graduation speakers.

A big night for big speeches: Four HHS seniors chosen as graduation speakers look forward to taking the stage

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While their classmates have got an early start on summer, the four Hastings High School graduation speakers have been hard at work this week refining their speeches and practicing both indoors and outdoors.


Their big night comes Friday when commencement exercises are held at 7 p.m. at Todd Field. In case of inclement weather, graduation will be held in the HHS auditorium. So far, the forecast looks good and it appears as though the event will be held outdoors.

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Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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