Bruce Franklin/Press-Herald Minden High School's football stadium at The Pit has been condemned. MHS Principal Robin Tucker says graduation will go on but it won't be at The Pit. School officials are also discussing how to handle the 2016-17 football season, but Tucker assures football will be played in the fall.

Graduation will go on, but it won’t be at The Pit.

Due to structural damage caused by the March 8 flooding, the home side of The Pit’s stadium, and the old gymnasium, has been deemed unsafe, Minden High School Principal Robin Tucker said.

The home grandstands at ‘The Pit’ while under construction in the 1950s. Courtesy Photo
The home grandstands at ‘The Pit’ while under construction in the 1950s. Courtesy Photo
Damage

“The old gym flooded from the bottom and rain came in from the top,” she said, adding there was extensive mold inside.

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