Rustlers celebrate graduation on May 31


The class of 2021 at C. M. Russell High School walked across the stage May 31 and received their diplomas in front of a crowd at the Pacific Steel & Recycling Area at Montana ExpoPark. This year’s class consisted of 245 graduates — 109 girls and 136 boys. Since 1966, 22, 760 students have graduated from CMR. Principal Kerry Parsons, who is retiring this year, was the recipient of the 2021 Dufresne Award.