Over the next several weeks, the Southeast Missourian will feature profiles on the 2006 valedictorians and salutatorians from local high schools.
Parents: John and Nancy Moreton
Involved in: School plays and musicians, International Thespian Society, dance team, student senate, chamber choir, National Honor Society.
Post-high school plans: Attending Washington University in St. Louis to study English, drama and education.
Greatest high school achievement: Learning to let go and appreciate the friends and memories I've made here.
Favorite Quote: "That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet." -- Emily Dickinson.
Parents: Mark and Kathy Langenfeld
Involved in: Marching band, track, The Literate, National Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, French club.
Post-high school plans: Attend Truman State University, majoring in chemistry with a minor in French.
Greatest high school achievement: Fulfilling a long-held dream of skydiving on my 18th birthday.
Favorite Quote: "For once you have tasted flight, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return." -- Leonardo da Vinci.