'You raise 'em right in Burlington' Koehn tells graduation crowd


Yvonne Miller

Burlington Ccmmencement speaker Karen Koehn stands with the two BHS valedictorians (from left) Stephanie Croft and Jaden Allen and salutatorian Abigail Trujillo.

Since 1992, Karen Koehn has been the guidance counselor at the Northwest Technology Center in Alva. In that time she's interacted with many Burlington High School students.

Speaking at the BHS commencement last week Koehn told the full auditorium of people, "I love coming to Burlington," and told how great her experience has been with this community. "You raise 'em right in Burlington," she said with her upbeat personality.

Commenting on the senior class song they performed, Christine Perry's "A Thousand Years," with lyrics that say "I love you for a thousand years," Koehn said, "These peo...

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