JCHS graduates largest class
Ceremony moved indoors, then hit by power outage
Monday, May 23, 2011
Jay alumnus Ken Theroff told Jefferson City High School’s largest-ever class of 622 graduates to always remember the five Fs: fame, fortune, faith, family and friends.
Theroff, a 1984 graduate who is now executive vice president and chief lending officer at Jefferson Bank, was the commencement speaker at Sunday’s graduation.
As for fame, he said former JCHS graduates include Missouri first lady Georganne Nixon, a fighter pilot, an advisor to the president, a snowboarding legend and a counter-terrorism expert.
But he advised the graduates to be careful how they ....