COLUMBIA BASIN Its the theme of thousands of graduation speeches one (metaphorical) door closes for the class of 2019 over the next two weekends. Graduation ceremonies are scheduled at Columbia Basin schools May 31 and June 1, and June 7
Royal High School leads off graduation season with the ceremony at 7 p.m. May 31 at David Nielsen Memorial Field, the high school football field. The high school is located at 955 Ahlers Rd. Othello High School graduation is set for 7:30 p.m. May 31 at Huskie Field, directly behind the high school, 340 S. Seventh Ave. Wahluke High School graduation is scheduled for 1 p.m. June 1 at the high school gym, 505 N. Boundary Rd. The graduation ceremony for the Warden High School class of 2019 will be in the WHS gym, 101 Beck Way.