Devon Bullard, center, is all smiles as he awaits the start of the processional march with fellow graduates, clockwise from left, Carleen Chalifoux, Heidi Barnhouse, Courtney Brunelle, Debra Dias and Yachilee Lopez, during the Blackstone Valley Community Action Program's GED commencement at St. Paul's Church in Pawtucket Friday morning. Fifty-seven diplomas were awarded. Photo/Ernest A. Brown
PAWTUCKET â€” The Blackstone Valley Community Action Program held its annual commencement exercises Friday morning at St. Paul's Church at 50 Park Place. Fifty-seven students received their General Equivalency Diploma (GED) through BVCAP this year.
Lammis J. Vargis, from the Office of Mayor Donald Grebien, attended as the mayor's representative because he had a last-minute scheduling conflict. The RSVP Seniors for Jazz Band performed.
The 2012 graduates are: