Lodge Grass High School
Victoria Three Irons, Imani Kindness and Shelby Spotted Horse, of the Lodge Grass High School Indian Club, wait on their float.
What a small-town high school graduate learned growing up on a cattle ranch helped her succeed as a college student in Montana's largest city.
Tony Larvie has hit the ground running in his new job as chief of police for the Bureau of Indian Affairs on the Crow Reservation.
John Small is the principal of Lodge Grass High School and the interim superintendent of Lodge Grass Public Schools.
Freshmen joke around as they jump rope in physical education class at Lodge Grass High School.
Senior Henry Speelman Jr. opened his valedictory speech with something that would bring his graduating class together.
Janice Speelman looks at her son Henry Speelman Jr.'s diploma after he graduated from Lodge Grass High School on Sunday, June 6, 2011.
Henry Speelman Jr. sits during the opening ceremonies of the 2011 Lodge Grass High School graduation on Sunday, June 5, 2011.
Graduates shake hands of family and friends after the 2011 Lodge Grass High School graduation ceremonies on Sunday, June 5, 2011.
Henry Speelman Jr. gives his valedictorian speech during the 2011 Lodge Grass High School graduation ceremonies on Sunday, June 5, 2011.
Family and friends sit and watch the 2011 Lodge Grass High School graduating class on Sunday, June 5, 2011.
Frances Speelman takes a photo of her brother, Henry Speelman Jr., during the recessional at Lodge Grass High School's 2011 graduation ceremonies on Sunday, June 5, 2011.
Henry Speelman Jr., second from the left, waits to receive his diploma during Lodge Grass High School's graduation Sunday.
Henry Speelman Jr., left, visits with some fellow graduates before ceremonies began at Lodge Grass High School on Sunday.
Frances Speelman, sister of Lodge Grass High School graduate Henry Speelman Jr., laughs during his valedictory speech Sunday.
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