Southern holds commencement ceremonies

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Hundred gathered Friday to celebrate the newest Southern graduates.

The university handed out more than 600 diplomas at the ceremonies.

State Supreme Court Justice Bernette J. Johnson spoke at the commencement.
"You don't know what your future holds, but you're certainly well on your path to success with this day," said Johnson.

Southern officials say this one of the biggest graduating classes in recent years.

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