Mitchell earns CHS diploma 35 years later
Submitted by crecord2010 on Wed, 07/17/2013 - 2:35pm
Andrew Mitchell walked to receive his diploma at the Cuero High School graduation in 1978. This year, Mitchell walked across the Cuero ISD board room to receive another diploma from BJ Dreher, school board president. But this time, Mitchell’s diploma wasn’t a dummy.
The Cuero ISD board of trustees recognized Mitchell during their regular board meeting July 11.
Mitchell said he thought he had completed his degree with the rest of his class in 1978. But several years ago, he began to second guess whether he really earned his diploma.
“You just get a feeling,” Mitchell said. “I turned 19 when we graduated. 35 years later, I’m 54, I just was curious.”
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