Solanco's largest Mule arrived Tuesday morning and was hoisted into place shortly before
11 a.m. The Mule, which weights more than half a ton and stands a bit over eight feet tall, was a gift to Solanco High School by members of the graduating class of 2011.
"The Class of 2011 left money to do a sports statue," said Solanco High School Principal Brian Gallagher. "Then Ina [high school secretary Ina Wilson] came up with the concept."
They knew they were close. Just how close became apparent Wednesday afternoon, May 29. That's when classmates Tyler McCardell, Seth Temple, and Joel Nelson found they would
be sharing the title of valedictorian of Solanco High School's Class of