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Holly Pond Elementary's third nine-week honor roll
HOLLY POND ELEMENTARY
Third Nine Weeks
• First Grade: Adrian Chan, Diego Arreguin, Sarah Brown, Corey Cummings, Gabrielle Hallmark, Jayda Miller, Ben Raley, Blake Rickard, Jose Aguilar, Kevin Davis, John Garcia, Sadie Graham, Dixie Ledlow, Kaecey Loyd, Anya Bolzle, Joseph Farris, Megan Fry, Carter Longshore, Alexis Millican, Westin O’Ryan, Courtney Parker, Kaden Smith, Libby Stallings, Silas Baty, Maddie Clayton, John Frasier, Jacob Hays, Tatum Mayfield, Aubrey Smith
Welti Elementary's third nine weeks honor roll
Third Nine Weeks
‰ First Grade: Tatum Brown, Olivia Butler, Jackson Cleveland, Kiley Crenshaw, L.J. Culwell, Isaiah Folds, Makenzie Fowler, Levi Kelso, Camara Marks, Ashlynn Massey, Jeremiah Oglesby, Shawn Sanford, Kane South, Olivia Stallings, Haley Tyree
Winston County Technology Center Wins AAA/Ford Auto Skills State Championship
Twenty high school automotive students from across the state turned out in hopes of tuning out the competition today in the State Finals of the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills competition. The students fought for scholarships in the automotive industry and for the chance to advance to the National Finals, which take place at Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. The competition, which is geared toward students looking to jumpstart their careers in the automotive industry, is especially relevant for today’s struggling economy, in which car owners are putting more money into car repair and maintenance as a way of avoiding the big-ticket purchase of a new car.
Variety of classes offered during Homeschool Spring Workshops
Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education Department has a full slate of classes to offer homeschool students this spring with the second session as a continuation of the first session.
Wallace State to host approximately 600 high school juniors during ‘InvesTECHgate’ week beginning April 14
Wallace State Community College will host its third annual “InvesTECHgate” week beginning April 14, and this year’s event should be the biggest draw yet.
Various Wallace State technical programs are set to be flooded with approximately 600 high school juniors from Blount, Cullman and Morgan Counties. InvesTECHgate allows high school students who may be interested in pursuing a career in the technical field to get an in-depth look at those programs on the collegiate level.
Wallace State Sophomore Ponder named 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar
Levi Ponder, a 2012 Vinemont graduate, is one of only 50 Gold Scholars among qualified candidates across 38 states, standing out among more than 1,700 applicants. The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society administers the Coca-Cola Community College Academic team and it will recognize Ponder at the Phi Theta Kappa National Convention on Friday, April 26 in Orlando, Fla.
Commentary: At many leading schools, football fails to make cut
To my astonishment, 67 of the top 100 schools, ranked by participation in college-level tests, said they do not field a team, denoting a shift in American high school culture, at least in those schools that challenge their students most.
Wallace State Earns National Award for Marketing
Wallace State Community College in Hanceville was recognized by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) for its “Hot Jobs” television advertisement series during the Medallion Awards ceremony at organization’s annual conference in March in New Orleans. The commercials, which spotlight career opportunities related to degree and certificate programs offered by the college, are part of Wallace State’s popular Be One of Us marketing campaign.
Samford University to Host Minority Youth Science Academy July 6-9
Samford University will host a Minority Youth Science Academy July 6-9 to help prepare outstanding minority high school students who aspire to careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
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