To attend conference


Tyler A. Inabinet , a fifth-grade pupil at Chukker Creek Elementary School, has been selected to attend the Junior Presidential Youth Inaugural Conference in Washington in January.

Completes Navy basic

Navy Seaman Jeffrey G. Posey , a 2008 graduate of Aiken High School, has completed basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

Citizens of month

The following pupils have been named Citizens of the Month for October at Jefferson Elementary School, Burnettown:

Grace Ann Thompkins, Blake Waller and Daissy Montoya , pre-kindergarten; Keyshawn Shoultz, Gary Abney, Stephanie Zaragoza and Patrick Roof , kindergarten.

Chandler Owensby, Zack Brooks, Justin Judge, Walker Seymour and Brooke Widener , first grade; Mia Johnson, Heather Cosh, Kirstie McElmurray, Kara Wright and Connie Jennings , second grade.

Wayne Holley, Yordin Luis, Alyce Goldman and Randee Durden , third grade; Dalton Freeman, Michael Cook, Esmeralda Ramirez and Ella Ryder , fourth grade.

Kennedy Toole, Ralph Greene, Brianna Sheppard, Matthew Busbee and Mana Pham , fifth grade.

Students recognized

The following Midland Valley High School students have been recognized by the College Board:

Ashley Videtto , Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction; and Katherine Kameese and Zachary Moulton , Advanced Placement scholars.

Symphony gets funds

The Aiken Symphony Guild has been awarded $8,022 in operating funds by the South Carolina Arts Commission.