Photo by Brandon Mattingly
The ribbon-cutting and open house for the new Washington County High School was held on Monday night. Above is the new Washington County High School gymnasium. The gym could be among the first areas of the school to see action with a basketball doubleheader scheduled for Friday. As of press time, school officials had not made a determination on whether the games would be held at the new school or the current building.
PHOTOS: Open at long last

The new Washington County High School had its big reveal Monday night, with a countless number of community members stopping by to check out the open house.

Following the school board meeting, the doors were opened to tours of the facility and a ribbon-cutting cereomy marked the occasion.
WCHS students spearheaded the event by leading tours and preparing a welcome video.

Principal Thad Elmore expressed excitement on his behalf as well as his students for the opening of the facility, and Superintendent Robin Cochran welcomed those in attendance.