MERCERSBURG, Pa. -- James Buchanan High School's class of 2009 left behind laughs as its legacy -- from a fake marriage proposal to a tractor's arrival at the prom.
The class T-shirts included not only a list of the 171 graduates, but also a multiple-choice test:
The thing that is not tested at JBHS:
c) the water
Krystal Leasure, Rachel Barrett and Tressa Donahue, all 18, said the aging building's shortcomings, including the brown water, are frustrating, but they found the atmosphere to be better than other schools.
"The kids and teachers seem more laid back," Barrett said. "There's more of a heart at JB."
"It's nicer," Donahue said.
Graduates donned green and white robes Friday for the commencement at the school's stadium. Principal Rodney Benedick encouraged the graduates to return for a visit and share stories of their successes.