Graduation day is a beginning and an ending.
As Class of 2012 ended their high school days, they looked towards the next chapter in their young lives.
And as they laughed and posed for countless pictures together, there were tears in some eyes as they realized this was the last time they would be together as a class.
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About 300 students were on hand at the Wolstein Center to accept their diplomas. Several were missing, as the Westlake High baseball team was playing for the state championship down in Columbus Saturday afternoon.
Check out the video for highlights of the big day.
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