By Roland Radford

The 12 months 2000 graduating type from Homewood highschool was once convinced, yet impatient. a few were students, others have been activities heroes, a couple of have been cheerleaders whereas so much have been simply happy to graduate. the long run used to be their reward. Little did any of them know the way a lot their lives might swap in the subsequent ten years. None of those younger impetuous scholars may have imagined the tragedy of September eleven, 2001 or expect the invasion of Afghanistan and Iraq. Who between those enthusiastic graduates can have foreseen the tragic New Orleans flooding, or the election of the 1st African American usa President? but, all this got here to move in exactly ten brief years. this can be the tale of ways those occasions formed the lives of some contributors of this type and their mom and dad. a few chanced on love, whereas others misplaced it endlessly. it is a universal tale, yet honor lies within the telling.

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