Floyd County 4-Hers recently participated in the Northwest District Project Achievement at Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton.
Thirteen Shorter University biology students recently were inducted to the Kappa Alpha Chapter of TriBeta National Biological Honor Society.
The following area students were awarded Georgia Institute of Technology undergraduate degrees during Georgia Tech’s 246th commencement exercises:
Matthew J. Herrin of Rome was named to the University of Montevallo President’s List.
The Noon Optimist Club hosted its 11th annual 2014 Student of the Year Awards Banquet on Tuesday at The Palladium.
Representatives from Floyd County 4-H joined youth from all over the state at Leadership Day and 4-H Day at the state Capitol on Monday.
The Floyd County Commission recognized Darlington School senior Virginia Ingram (center) on Tuesday for her “Spread the Warmth” project. The annual project, started four years ago by Ingram, collects new or gently used blankets for needy families.
The Darlington School Chapter of the National Honor Society inducted 32 new members at a ceremony Monday.
The Darlington Chapter of the Cum Laude Society inducted 29 new student members during an installation ceremony Feb. 19 in Morris Chapel.
The following Rome residents graduated from Columbus State University with criminal justice certificate degrees following the fall 2013 semester: Nathan Blanton, Jeffrey Ploof and John Walters Sr.
The National Association of Teachers of Singing has selected Shorter University Assistant Professor of Music Deborah Popham as one of its 12 promising young members to participate in this year’s intern program.
Redmond Regional Medical Center announced its “Best of the Best” employees for the fourth quarter of 2013:
Two Shorter University music majors were awarded $1,000 scholarships this week after winning two rounds of the Knight Performers’ Scholarship Competition.
Holly Lynch said Wednesday that local caterer Ray Harris is partnering with her 250 Broad St. wedding- and social-planning company as director of catering.
ROME, GA – The Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA) presented its prestigious Quality and Patient Safety Award to Redmond Regional Medical Center in Rome for its project that improved cardiac care.
Jack Bevis, a senior at Pepperell High School, has completed his Eagle Scout project — a gift to Pepperell Middle School students.
U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. William E. Wiggins, 27, of Rome, stands in front of his aircraft during the Singapore International Airshow 2014. Wiggins is a KC-130 J Super Hercules pilot with Marine Refueler Transport Squadron 152. The air show promotes military to military discussions about aircraft and equipment, which enables greater interoperability of aviation platforms, and furthers international military relationships and cooperation.
Juan Manuel Hernandez Reina of Rome made the Dean’s List for the fall semester 2013 at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College released the names of area students on the President’s List for the 2013 fall semester. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a quarterly GPA of 3.8 or higher with a course load of at least 12 credit hours.
The following local students have been named to the Fall 2013 Dean’s List at Berry College:
Georgia Northwestern Technical College is proud to announce the students on the Dean’s Lists for the 2013 fall semester. To be eligible for the Dean’s List the student must maintain a quarterly GPA of 3.5 to 3.79 with a course load of at least 12 credit hours.