Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

May 23, 2014

Vals & Sals: Hay, Hart top Graford High School's graduating class

Mineral Wells Index

— It’s graduation time as area high school seniors begin counting down the days till the end of school and making plans for their futures. Among those are the top two graduates, the valedictorian and the salutatorian, from each high school.

Graford High School’s valedictorian is Ashley Hay and salutatorian is Dylan Hart. Here is a look at GHS’s top two 2014 grads:


Name: Ashley Elizabeth Hay

Parents: Laura Johnson and Richard Hay

GPA: 3.9

What is your best high school memory? “Being able to play basketball for Graford for the past four years.”

What are your college plans? “I plan on attending Midwestern State University in the fall.”

What are your ultimate career goals? “In whichever career I decide on pursuing, I only have hopes of making a name for myself and living a very successful and eventful like without worry or struggle.”


Name:  Dylan Hart

Parents:  Cyndi Dickey and Chris Hart

GPA:  3.7

What is your best high school memory? “The moments spent on the basketball court and senior trip to Durango, Colorado.”

What are your college plans? “Attend college to become a petroleum engineer.”

What are your ultimate career goals? “To make enough money not to have to struggle and give my future family the best lives possible.”