The group photo was taken at Lake Norman High School 2011′s graduation. In the photo, one of the nine students is spreading her legs appeared not to be wearing any undergarments. The photograph went largely unnoticed until the recent end-of-year publication of the school's yearbook.
Word of the photo spread like any high-school gossip would. One parent told ABC station WSOC about the photo as soon as the annual school memoir was published.
"People were texting each other to turn to page 14," the parent said.