Pfc. Joshua Willis recently graduated from the United States Marine Corps boot camp at Parris Island, S.C. He will be stationed at Camp Lejeune, N.C., for two months of Infantry Training Battalion.



The following students recently graduated from the University of Georgia: Dustin Carter Banks; Kathleen Elizabeth Barbara; Neelam Ayaz Chaudrhary; Katie Brooke Davis; Kelsie Monique Dennis; Matthew Logan Dickerson; Stephanie Marie Elam; Jessica Christine Goodwin; Jennifer Nichole Grant; Kelly Noel Gross-Bias

Also, Revant Gupta; John Michael Hennecken; Sarah Lauren Hollington; Brittany Michelle Holman; Whitney Suzanne Kazragis; Robert Jeremy Kirschner; Kaitlyn Nicole Leaf; Merry Wenlan Ma; Mitali Mehta; Alissa Nicole Northrup

Also, Santosh B. Patel; Richard Lane Perry; Kaitlin Elizabeth Postma; Andre Ramon Rose; Christina Robin Rowland; Ashley Renee Taylor; Jeffrey Minh-Quan Tran; Thao Thanh Tran; Benjamin Robert Valerio; Jennings Elzabeth Williams; Osman Khan Yousufazai

Also, Carol Rutherford Ames; Katherine Hamilton Anderson; Catherine Anne Balcer; David Baggerly Bell; Neil Staten Bitting III; Jared William Bollinger; Katherin Clark Boutwell; Carter Clare Bowles; Tyler Scott Bugg

Also, Laura Sue Butler; Christopher Sean Cameron; Anthony Michael Casedonte; Emily Elizabeth Corbin; Natalie Vandiver Echols; Shandrea Lyntrice Evans; Dylan James Friedmann; Mary Elaine Gambill; Anna Hodges Goodbread

Also, Alan Michael Walter Guilfoyle; Lindsay Ann Hinnant; Wellman Brady Hughes; Ashley Lynn Jenkins; Yao Kang; Richard Stephen Krepps; Betty Michelle Lafontaine; Matthew Miles Mack; Belle Mixon Massie; Huaveha Yi Mills

Also, Madeline Jane Mitchell; Crawford Wright Montgomery; Bradley William Newton; Brooke Marie Skelley; Jonathan Raymond Wetherbee; Harriett Ashley Williams; Taneika Dashea Williams


Trey Rigsby, of First Bank Mortgage, recently graduated from the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia’s Future Leaders Program. He is a vice president at First Bank Mortgage, a division of First Bank of Georgia.


Bryce G. Wilson was named to the University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College merit list for the spring semester. Wilson is the son of Wendy Wilson, of Jackson, and Greg Wilson, of Atlanta.


Kortlyn McPeek graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Diego on May 27. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English and theology and religious studies.

Kathryn Peacock and Kristen Bryant graduated from Wake Forest University on May 21.

Paula S. Owens graduated from Boston University in May.

Jason Monroe Haddox received a doctor of philosophy degree from Drew University May 12.


The following students were named to Clemson University’s presidents list for the Spring 2012 semester: John Leondias Murray IV; Rebecca Lyn Beaird; Kevin Barnes Caughman; Matthew William Sheen and Matthew Patrick Wehman.


The following students were named to Clemson University’s dean’s list for the Spring 2012 semester: Marshall Doughtery McKnight; Samuel Wilkes Murray and Judson Benjamin Belding.


Rachel Foster, of Augusta Preparatory Day School, received a scholastic scholarship from the White River Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America. She will attend the University of North Carolina in the fall.


The following students were named to the president’s and dean’s lists at Mercer University for the Spring 2012 semester: Sarah Walters, Caroline Butt, Michelle Meredith, Mary Ziemba, Allison Harrison and James Cannon.


Megan Blaney has been accepted to the United States Military Academy Preparatory School. She is the daughter of Michael and Ashley Blaney and a graduate of John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School.


Hephzibah grad serving on Navy destroyer

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM — A 1986 Hephzibah High School graduate and Augusta native is serving in the Navy aboard the guided-... Read more

4-H members collect pop tabs for local charity


Georgia 4-H members have collected aluminum pop tabs to raise money for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Georgia for... Read more

For the Record



Miranda Whitaker Slick, 48, of the 2300 block... Read more

School menus




Oct. 27: Steak biscuit, cereal with breakfast cracker, frudel... Read more