Martinez delivers JHS valedictorian speech

JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg Area High School Class of 2014 valedictorian Alyse Martinez addressed her fellow classmates along with family and friends at JHS's graduation ceremony held Friday evening in the school's auditorium.Her speech, titled "Moving Forward" stressed the importance of trying new things and making your own choices.Martinez's speech began with a quote from Ann Landers: "Nobody gets to live life backward. Look ahead, that is where your future lies."She continued on to describe the Class of 2014's years spent together as well as the upcoming transitions in their lives.