Graduation time is nearly here for area seniors. Pella High School will see 180 students receive diplomas in their ceremony Friday May 27th at 7:30 at Kuyper Fieldhouse. Pella Christian will graduate 76 seniors in their commencement exercises on Saturday May 21st in the Pella Christian gymnasium. Knoxville will hold two ceremonies, for the GOAL students on May 27th and for the High School May 29th. Twin Cedars and Melcher Dallas will hold their ceremonies on May 15th, Pleasantville and North Mahaska’s graduations are May 22nd, and PCM ceremonies are May 29th.