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An American flag hangs on the wall above the empty stands in the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Expo Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


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Allen County Coliseum Expo Center

The day before my son's high school graduation, I had to take him to the Allen County Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne for the graduation practice. All of the high schools in Fort Wayne Community Schools have their graduation ceremonies at the Coliseum.

Instead of having the ceremony in the Coliseum's main arena, South Side High School used part of the Expo Center, the huge convention hall attached to the Coliseum. Temporary stands with blue plastic stadium seats were set up around the sides of the room for the graduates' families to watch.

The stands are empty in this photograph because few parents were there for the practice ceremony; many of the kids drove themselves.





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