COLUMBIA — DJ Chung stood in front of Hickman High School's class of 2005 feeling a sense of peace and accomplishment. His four-year journey to reach his goal had come to an end, but he had not done it alone. With the help of many, he had become one of four valedictorians.
Hickman graduate shares mother's advice that helps him succeed
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