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Dozens of Santa Maria-area high school seniors to join military following graduation

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Posted at 8:45 AM, May 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-27 11:45:55-04

Dozens of seniors in the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District were honored this week.

Close to 50 seniors in the district, along with their recruiters and families joined in Monday evening as the seniors joining the military following graduation were celebrated.

The event took place as a drive-thru this year.

The district says 12 seniors have committed to the army, three to the navy, five to the air force and 26 to the marines.