It has been a big weekend for the Darby family… We have 3 Darby Grandchildren graduate. 2 from College (1-Missouri State & 1- University of Missouri) and one High School Graduate (Sacred Heart). Being one of the graduates I know how crazy this weekend was and how proud I am of myself and my cousins for their wonderful accomplishments. It takes a great deal of hard work and dedication to graduate from both High School and College and I am proud of us all!! I would like to dedicate this blog to us three; myself, Sara and Connor.
Karla Ann Riggs
Karla is the daughter of Brad and Cindy Schuknecht of Lincoln, MO. She originally graduated from Smithton High School in 2009. After Graduation she started her college career at the University of Central Missouri with a degree in Agriculture Education. In 2011, Karla transferred from UCM to Missouri State University where she would finish her degree. Her Senior year of college she Student Taught at Logan-Rogersville High School. During her last week of student teaching she accepted a job at Northwest High School. Karla graduated from Missouri State University on May 17, 2013!
Sara Marie Kahrs
Sara is the daughter of Rusty and Linda Kahrs of Hughesville, MO. She was a 2010 graduate of Northwest High in Hughesville. In the fall of 2010 Sara started college at the University of Missouri- Columbia pursuing a degree in Textile and Apparel Management. As a college student she was an active member in her Sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma. With hard work and many summers of summer classes Sara was able to graduate a year early from Mizzou. Her Senior Year of college she was involved in many fashion shows and created many Amazing and Original Designs, many can be seen on her Facebook Page Art by Sara Kahrs. Sara graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia on May 19, 2013.
Connor Anthony Simon
Connor is the son of Tom and Karen Simon of Sedalia, MO. This year Connor graduated from Sacred Heart High School. While at SHS he enjoyed Speech and Debate, Sports, and preformed in a musical, as well as many other activities. At Graduation Connor was rewarded many outstanding scholarship and honors. Next year Connor plans on attending University of Missouri-Columbia to pursue a degree in Engineering. He was accepted into the Honors College and will do doing First Year Research with a Professor at the University. Connor graduated from Sacred Heart High School May 19, 2013.
It has taken a great deal of hard work but we did it!!
We are Graduates at last!!!