She had to fight just to attend her senior year of high school and graduate with her friends, but the good people of Montana had her back. Her battle with the Billings School Board ended up getting national attention on Fox News and elsewhere. Now, Emily Pennington is excited to graduate from West High.
Just before we wrapped up our conversation with School District 2 Superintendent Greg Upham in Billings, I figured I better ask him a couple more quick questions. Will there be a prom, and will there be a graduation this year? Graduation yes. Prom no.
From Senator Steve Daines (R-MT), to Billings School District 2 Superintendent Greg Upham, former KULR8 reporter Mary Beth Dickson, to Montana Budget Director Kurt Alme, and the chairman of the Montana GOP Don "K". All of those were uploaded to our "Montana Talks with Aaron Flint podcast" page today alone.