Student takes virtual walk to receive diploma...

George County High School teachers Brent Pierce, left, and Jason Holland along with upcoming seniors, Hayden Parker and Patrick Jordan, contributed to building a robot for De’Lynnn Livingston to virtually walk across the graduation stage to receive his diploma. Livingston, along with three other George County students, were involved in a fatal car accident May 10 that claimed the life of a Mobile woman. Livingston, along with fellow seniors James Terry and Austin Boyle and sophomore Jacob Huff were sent to the hospital with multiple injuries. Terry and Boyle were able to attend graduation in wheelchairs. With the help of the remote-controlled robot with an IPad, Livingston was able to live-stream from the hospital and see and hear the moment his name was called. The robot then turned to the audience where Livingston was able to wave to the crowd and see the standing ovation he received from his classmates. 

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