Bulletin Staff Report

Early and Brownwood High School graduating seniors will be honored today in pre-graduation ecumenical church services.

The Brownwood High School vespers service will be at 3 p.m. at Coggin Avenue Baptist Church. Brad Bowden, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes sponsor, will be the speaker.

A refreshment reception for the seniors and their families will follow the afternoon service.

The Early High School baccalaureate service is at 8 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Early and government teacher Mike Helms is the speaker.

Solemn prayer and worship services held the Sunday before the school’s commencement exercises are a traditional part of the schools’ calendars and a preparation for the “graduation” week for the seniors and their families. Graduating seniors wear caps and gowns and honors regalia for the services.

Brownwood’s graduation ceremonies are scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday at the Brownwood Coliseum. Early High School will hold its commencement exercises at 8 p.m. Saturday, also at the Brownwood Coliseum.