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UA honors

A total of 506 students enrolled during the 2020 summer term at The University of Alabama were named to the President’s List with a GPA of 4.0 and the Dean’s List with a GPA of 3.5 or above. Among them were: Darby Hamm of Blountsville (Dean’s List), Shanta Barton of Hayden (Dean’s List), and Re’Anna McCay of Remlap (President’s List).

Daktronics scholar athletes

The University of the Cumberlands athletic department set a new school record as 134 student athletes were named 2019-2020 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes. Criteria for earning this distinction include reaching at least junior status and maintaining a 3.5 or higher GPA. Among them were Lauren McHan and Jacob Washburn of Blountsville.

Troy recognizes new sorority members

Nearly 300 Troy University students pledged sororities this fall. Among them was Mary Meg Brewer of Oneonta who pledged Kappa Delta.

Gadsden State graduates

Graduating with the 2019-2020 class from Gadsden State Community College were:

Altoona: Dannah Browning, Jenna Glass, Charles Harris, Micheal Mashburn, Tyler Nichols, Gabriel Perez, Shanequa Rasberry, Brady Simmons, Candice Tidwell, Caleb Wofford

Horton: Juan Diego, Tyla Sanders, Edgar Tzintzun

Oneonta: Trenton Thompson

Pinson: Toinetta Sutton

Springville: Sabrena Boyd, Cedric McDonald, Shawn Simmons, Zebulon Taylor, Michael Townsend