PORTAGE, Mich. (WOOD) — WOOD TV8 is celebrating the class of 2020 and asking commencement speakers to share their words of encouragement virtually! Portage Central senior Abbey Lawler shares what she calls “a message to the resilient class of 2020 to grow stronger in these difficult times.”

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If you or someone you know has been named valedictorian or a commencement speaker for your 2020 high school graduation, please submit your speech here.

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