Gates Scholars


Jasmine Dawson, Darrell Deas Jr. and Sheryle Dickens , students at Westside High School, have been selected as 2011 Gates Millennium Scholars.

Gets scholarship

Dallas Paul Grimes , of Augusta, son of Michael and Debbie Grimes, has been awarded the Northeast Georgia Quail Unlimited Scholarship at the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia, Athens.

Completes training

Sidney D. Washington III , of Augusta, has graduated from the Texas Department of Public Safety's Training Academy in Austin.

Phi Beta Kappa

Michael B. Whitlow , a 2007 graduate of Westminster Preparatory School and son of Drs. Mike and Cheryl Whitlow, of Augusta, has been initiated into the Alpha chapter, Phi Beta Kappa, at the University of Georgia, Athens.

In Who's Who

Lindsey Marie Miller , of Augusta, has been selected for inclusion in the 2011 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and College. She is a senior majoring in political science and history at Columbia College.

Elected president

Cara Michelle Copeland , of Beech Island, daughter of James Rich and Lorrie Saxon, both of Hephzibah, has been elected president of the Alpha Xi Lambda Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa. She studying criminal justice at Aiken Technical College.



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