The University of South Carolina Aiken's Pacer Union Board has received the National Association of Campus Activities South Region Board of Excellence Award.
Students are scholars
The following Strom Thurmond High School students have earned the designation of Advanced Placement Scholars by the College Board in recognition of their achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program exams:
Kenneth Davis, James Beja, Erin Catchings, Kinley McMillan and Hannah Purcell.
Students of month
The following North Augusta Middle School pupils have been name Students of the Month for October:
John Chambers, Hannah Melancon, Brianna Trowell, Cameron Wilkes, Kiersten Lee and Ryan Hammond.
- Thomas J. Willis, son of Thomas Willis, of New Ellenton, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia.
- Timothy J. Shealy, a 1997 graduate of Aiken High School and son of William Shealy, of Aiken, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia.