Something to be said for just showing up!
One-half dozen Oconee County high school seniors are set to graduate in the next two weeks with perfect attendance. The six Oconee seniors recognized for having attended school throughout their academic years without missing a day are Austin Stone and Regan Baumgarner of Walhalla High School and Stephen Brooks, Brooklyn Garrett, Traymall Holland and Jalen Jenkins of West-Oak High School. They are among 63 South Carolina high school seniors who’ve drawn special recognition by Dr. Mick Zais, state superintendent of education. West-Oak was also recognized as having the most students with perfect attendance in the state.