Roland-Story High School will graduate 77 seniors this Sunday, May 19, at 2 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. Class speakers will be Allison Billings, Joseph Gast and Ena Moats. Their class motto is "It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live" (Albus Dumbledore of Harry Potter fame). The complete senior section, along with their photos, was published in this week’s edition (May 15) of The Story City Herald.

The 2013 Roland-Story graduates are:

Cheyenne Adams

Cheyenne is the daugter of Jeramy and Lori Adams of Story City and DeDe Friedel of Madrid. Cheyenne’s plans following graduation are undecided.

Taylor Ahrens

Taylor is the daughter of Linda and Greg Peterson of Story City and Joe Ahrens, also of Story City. Her plans following graduation are currently undecided.

Danielle Aldrich

Following gradution, Danielle plans to enlist in the United State Marine Corps. Danielle is the daughter of Angela and Mike McGuigan of Story City and Scott Aldrich of Newton.

Dalton Anderson

Dalton plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College following graduation and then transferring to a four year college. Dalton is the son of Cathy Anderson of Story City and the late Gary Anderson.

Kaylee Ashburn

Kaylee plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College and the University of Northern Iowa to study Early Childhood Education with a Spanish endorsement. Kaylee is the daughter of Rick Ashburn of Story City and Carol Ashburn of Chariton.

Brianna Baker

Brianna, the daughter of Cheryl Baker of Roland and Brian Baker of McCallsburg, plans to attend Des Moines Area Community Collge in the fall and then transfer to Iowa State University.

Allison Billings

Allison plans to major in Elementary Education at the University of Northern Iowa following graduation. She is the daughter of Mike and Kay Billings of Story City.

Hanna Bostic

Following graduation Hanna plans on attending the University of Iowa to major in Music Education. Hanna is the daugter of Karen Bostic and Jeremy Epperson of Story City.

Tyler Braun

Tyler, the son of Marty and Diane Braun of Roland, plans to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln following graduation majoring in Actuarial Science.

Alysa Brice

Alysa plans to work at Buffalo Wild Wings while attending Des Moines Area Community College, eventually transferring to Iowa State University to major in Elementary Special Education. Alysa is the daughter of Chris and Julie Brice of Story City.

Emilee Briggs

Following graduation Emilee plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College for two years then transfer to a school in Sioux City. Emilee is the daughter of Ed and Kim Briggs of Roland.

Adam Buckels

Adam has enlisted in the United States Air Force.

Nicholle Buckels

Nicholle, the daughter of Ruth and Bill Buckels of Story City, plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College and participate in the transfer program for Human Services.

Kristie Cassels

Kristie plans on attending Kirkwood Community College to pursue a degree in Nursing. Kristie is the daughter of Karrie and Emory Stanley of Story City.

Hannah Clark

Hannah, the daughter of Paul and Sheryl Clark of Story City, plans on attending Simpson College to study Elementary Education.

Kayli Colbert

Following graduation Kayli plans on attending Hawkeye Community College and participating in the Dental Hygiene program. Kayli is the daughter of Dale and Gayle Colbert of Roland.

Brody Concannon

Brody is the son of Jamie and Karla Concannon of Story City. Following graduation, Brody plans on majoring in Engineering at Iowa State University.

Mattye Coulter

Mattye plans on attending Kirkwood Community College to study Nursing. She would like to be a NICU Nurse. Mattye is the daughter of Todd and Candace Coulter of Story City.

Kelsie Crouch

Kelsie, the daughter of Tim and Amy Crouch of Story City, plans on attending The Citadel: The Military College of South Carolina to study Civil Engineering and to participate in AFROTC.

Robinson De Penning

Robinson plans on attending Iowa State University to study Aerospace Engineering following graduation. He is the son of Robin and Jody DePenning of Roland.

Jacob Dedic

Jacob, the son of Brad and Beth Dedic of Roland, plans to attend Iowa State University to study in the Physician’s Assistant program.

Kelly Devitt

Following graduation, Kelly plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College to study Liberal Arts for a year and then transfer to Iowa State to participate in the Design Program. Kelly is the daughter of Sara and Mike Vogelaar of Story City and Tim Devitt of Sanborn.

Kelly Devitt

Riley plans on attending Iowa State University following graduation. He is the son of Kara and Alan Risdal of Roland and Robert and Leanna Ellis, also of Roland.

Cole Engelhardt

Following graduation Cole plans on working at M.H. Eby and attend Des Moines Area Community College to study Civil Engineering Technology. Cole is the son of Chris and Nicole Engelhardt of Story City and Jessica Henze and Chad Carriveau of McCallsburg.

Caleb Faas

Caleb plans on working at Fareway and possibly at One Hour Heating and Air Conditioning following graduation. Caleb is the son of Tim and Beth Faas of Story City.

Michaella Fevold

Michaella, the daughter of John and Linda Fevold of Story City, plans on attending Iowa State Univeristy to major in Animal Science and Global Resource Systems.

Colton Finley

Colton is the son of Doug and Kim Finley of Story City. Colton plans on attending Iowa State University following graduation to study Agricultural Engineering.

Margaret Foss

Margaret plans on attending Hawkeye Community College to participate in the Medical Administrattive Assistant program. Margaret is the daughter of Tom and Kris Foss of Story City.

Paige Fritz

Paige, the daughter of Roger and Vicki Fritz of Roland, plans to study for another year and then enter into the work force.

Joseph Gast

Joseph plans to attend Iowa State University to double major in Biology and Psychology with a minor in Spanish. He is the son of Brian and Shelly Gast of Story City.

Benjamin Gerdes

Ben plans on attending Iowa State University to major in an agriculture related field. Ben is the son of Tim and Brenda Gerdes of Story City.

Lindsey Gooding

Lindsey, the daughter of and Darrell and Jenny Smith of Story City. Lindsey plans on working at Bethany Manor and attending Des Moines Area Community School majoring in Criminal Justice.

Megan Gustafson

Megan plans on attending Central College to major in English Education with the hopes of becoming a teacher. She is the daughter of Erik and Lara Gustafson of Story City.

Lauren Hadaway

Lauren, the daughter of Mark and Cindy Hadaway of Story City, plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College following graduation.

Tyler Hobbs

Tyler plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College to study Building Trades. Tyler is the son of Dan and Christine Hobbs of Story City.

Joshua Holmes

Following graduation, Joshua plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College and then transfer to Iowa State University to study Agriculture Education. Joshua is the son of Jim and Cindy Holmes of McCallsburg.

Tyler Hougland

Tyler will be attending Iowa State Univeristy to major in Agriculture Business with a minor in Spanish. Tyler is the son of Steve and Lynn Hougland of Story City.

Russell Hubby

Russell is the son of Sally and Alan Webb of Story City and Terry Hubby, also of Story City. Russell plans on attending Iowa State University majoring in Architecture with a minor in Spanish.

Braden Huffaker

Braden plans on working at the Nevada Monument Company in Nevada following graduation. Braden is the son of Jill and Mike Brown of Story City and Ed Huffaker of Nevada.

Benton Humphrey

Following graduation, Benton plans on attending the University of Minnesota Duluth to study Engineering. Braden is the son of Sam and Julia Humphrey of Story City.

Evan Johnson

Evan, the son of Mark and Natalie Johnson of Story City, plans on attending Des Moines Area Commuity College for two years, where he will participate on the golf team, and then transfer to a university.

Jacob Kalkwarf

Jacob is the son of Randy and JoAnn Kalkwarf of Roland. His plans following graduation are currently undecided.

Katherine Kasper

Katherine plans on attending Iowa State University following graduation. She is the daughter of Ed and Lisa Kasper of Roland.

Mariah Keech

Mariah, the daughter of Kevin and Diana Keech of Story City, plans on attending the University of Nebraska Lincoln to study Political Science, Psychology and Economics.

Melissa Krakau

Melissa plans to attend Iowa State University following graduation. Melissa is the daughter of Bill and Mary Krakau of Roland.

Lindsay Lovig

Following graduation Lindsay plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College to finish her General Education and then transfer to Iowa State University to major in Graphic Design, Psychology and Business. Lindsay is the daughter of Jerry and Jill Lovig of Ames.

Kylee Manzer

Kylee, the daughter of Jeff and Nicole Manzer of Story City, plans on attending the University of Northern Iowa majoring in Pre-Physical Therapy.

Rachel McCoy

Rachel plans on attending Cornell College to major in Biochemistry. Rachel is the daughter of Steve and Lana McCoy of Story City.

Madeline McMullen

Following graduation Madeline plans on attending Martin Luther College in New Ulm, Minnesota to study Elementary Education. Madeline is the daughter of Robert and Valerie McMullen of Roland.

Monica Mehl

Monica plans on studying Pre-Nursing at Des Moines Area Community College and then transferring to Mercy to study for her RN. Monica is the daughter of Jon and Michelle Mehl of Story City.

Ena Moats

Ena, the daughter of Steve and Julie Moats of Roland, plans to attend Saint Mary’s University with an interest in Education.

Jordan Moore

Jordan is the son of David and Debra Moore of Story City. Jordan plans to continue working at Royal Cafe following graduation.

Jakob Nagel

Following graduation Jakob plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College. Jakob is the son of Steve and Laurie Nagel of Story City.

Ryan Nielsen

Ryan, the son of Dennis and Lynn Nielsen of Roland, plans on attending the Building Trades program at Des Moines Area Community College following graduation.

Christopher Nolte

Ryan, the son of Dennis and Lynn Nielsen of Roland, plans on attending the Building Trades program at Des Moines Area Community College following graduation.

Krysta Peirce

Krysta plans on attending Grace College in Winona Lake, Indiana with a major Biology and a minor in Art. Krysta is the daughter of Carol and Mike Sherman of Story City and the late Timothy Peirce.

Tabitha Peter

Tabitha plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College following graduation. Tabitha is the daughter of Janet Janvrin, Story City, Brian Peter of Story City, Diane Jepson of Story City and Scott Janvrin of Roland.

Paige Petzenhauser

Paige is the daughter of Michael and Yvonne Petzenhauser of Roland. Following graduation Paige plans on attending Iowa State University.

Danielle Retallick

Following graduation Danielle plans to attend Iowa State University majoring in Kinesiology, with a minor in Child, Adult, and Family Services. Danielle plans to be a Pediatric Occupational Therapist. She is the daughter of Mike and Dawn Retallick of Story City.

Alyson Riesberg

Alyson plans on attending Iowa State University majoring in Child, Adult, and Family Services, with a minor in Psychology. Alyson is the daughter of Nicole and Chris Engelhardt of Story City and Bill Riesberg of Boone.

Tamera Rouse

Tamera will attend Des Moines Area Community College and eventually transfer to Iowa State University. Tamera is the daughter of Don and Gail Rouse of Story City.

Maddison Schmitt

Maddison, the daughter of Michael and Penny Schmitt of Story City, plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College to study Nursing. Following her studies at DMACC, she plans to transfer to a four year university to earn her Bachelors of Science and Nursing.

Nathan Severseike

Nathan plans on attending Iowa Central Community College to study Agricultural Technology. He also plans to continue farming with his family. Nathan is the son of Jim and Sheri Severseike of Radcliffe.

Rebecca Shaw

Rebecca will attend Northwestern College of St. Paul, Minnesota majoring in Vocal Performance, with a minor in Spanish. Rebecca is the daughter of Matthew and Deborah Shaw of Story City.

Phoenix Shelton

Phoenix, the son of Brad Tresemer of Story City and Heather Shelton of Hampton, plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College to study Fire Science.

Claire Sherman

Claire plans on attending the University of Northern Iowa to major in Elementary Education, with an endorsement in Special Education. Claire is the daughter of Maryann Moore of Story City and Mike and Carol Sherman, also of Story City.

Ryan Skaar

Ryan, the son of Brad and Julie Skaar of Story City, plans on attending Simpson College to study Biochemistry/Microbiolgy and participate on the basketball team.

Charlsea Soderstrum

Charlsea plans on attending Iowa State University to major in Journalism and Sociology. Charlsea is the daughter of Matt and Stacy Soderstrum of Story City.

Gregory Steenhagen

Following graduation Gregory plans on attending Iowa State University, majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Gregory is the son of Mike and Kathi Steenhagen of Roland.

Zachary Steward

The son of Stephen and Catherine Steward of Roland, Zachary plans on attending Central College, majoring in Music Education, specializing in Instrumental Music, with a minor in Theater and Spanish.

Ryder Swett

Following graduation Ryder plans on finding employment and attending college. Ryder is the son of Lynn Swett of Story City and Gigi Swett of Ames.

Jessica Trudeau

Jessica plans on taking general online classes while she decides what she wants to study in college. Jessica is the daughter of Joseph Trudeau of Roland and Jolene Wickersheim of Rockwell City.

Nicole Tryon

Nicole, the daughter of Tim and Kim Tryon of Story City, plans on attending the University of Northern Iowa majoring in Communicative Disorders and then pursue her masters to become Speech Language Pathology.

Jared Twedt

Jared plans to attend Iowa State University following graduation. Jared is the son of Jeff and Lynne Twedt of Roland.

Justin Wheeler

Following graduation Justin plans on attending Des Moines Area Community College to study Computer Engineering and then transferring to Iowa State Univeristy. Justin is the son of Dan and Jonie Wheeler of Story City.

Muhammad Younes

Muhammad has enlisted in the United States Army. Following his six years of service to the Army, he would like to pursue a career in Law Enforcement. Muhammad is the son of Chaouki and Zahra Younes of Story City.

Hannah Young

Hannah plans on attending Aveda School of Beauty, while working part time. Hannah is the daughter of Don and Sheri Young of Story City.