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Local students graduate from colleges throughout state

Macy Dominey named to Dean’s List

ROME, GA (05/15/2018)– Macy Dominey of Cordele, GA., was named to the Spring 2018 Dean’s List at Berry College. The Dean’s List honors students who posted an academic average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale while carrying a class load of at least 12 hours during the semester.

Berry College is recognized nationally for the quality and value of its educational experience. Located on a magnificent campus encompassing more than 27,000 acres near Rome, Ga., Berry challenges its student body, consisting of more than 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, to embrace a firsthand education that unites strong academic programs with opportunities for meaningful work experience, spiritual and moral growth, and significant service to others.

Area residents graduate from Georgia Southwestern State University

AMERICUS, GA (05/15/2018)– The following area residents were among approximately 335 students who graduated from Georgia Southwestern State University during the Spring 2018 Commencement Ceremony held on Friday, May 4 in Convocation Hall of the Student Success Center.

Cassandra Gibbs of Rochelle, Bachelor of Science in Education in early childhood education cum laude.

Shelby Odom of Warwick, Bachelor of Science in Education in early childhood education magna cum laude

Kellie Aultman of Cordele, Bachelor of Science in Education in early childhood education

Anna Nguyen of Pineview, Bachelor of Science in chemistry magna cum laude

Ashleigh Owens of Warwick, Bachelor of Science in Education in early childhood education

Alanna Perry of Vienna, Bachelor of Science in Education in early childhood education

Sarai Ricardo of Cordele, Bachelor of Science in Education in early childhood education

Tavaris Wynn of Cordele, Bachelor of Science in Education in exercise science and wellness

Mindy Peterson of Arabi, Bachelor of Fine Arts in fine arts

Ashley Denby of Cordele, Bachelor of Arts in history with teacher certification summa cum laude

Merrie Pless of Cordele, Bachelor of Business Administration in human resource management

Cody Stripling of Cordele, master’s degree in business administration

Cheyenne Hayslip of Cordele, Bachelor of Business Administration in management

Shanley Heavner of Pineview, Bachelor of Science in nursing

Catherine Mayo of Cordele, Bachelor of Science in nursing cum laude

Charly McDonald of Cordele, Bachelor of Science in psychology

Jakevian Brinson of Cordele, Bachelor of Science in sociology

Berkima Williams of Vienna, Bachelor of Science in sociology

Ashley Woodson of Vienna, Bachelor of Science in sociology

Area Residents Make Academic Achievement List at Georgia Southwestern State University

AMERICUS, GA (05/15/2018)– The following local residents made the Spring 2018 Academic Achievement List at Georgia Southwestern State University and were among over 600 students recognized for scholastic achievement. To be eligible for the Academic Achievement List, a student must previously earn at least 12 credit hours at GSW, be enrolled in 3 to 11 hours of courses, and earn a 3.5 or higher GPA.

Novella Dwight of Abbeville

Tyneshia Hall of Vienna

Anna Nguyen of Pineview

Jeannia Rust of Rochelle

Area Residents Make Dean’s List at Georgia Southwestern State University

AMERICUS, GA (05/15/2018)– The following local residents made the Spring 2018 Dean’s List at Georgia Southwestern State University and were among over 600 students recognized for scholastic achievement. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must earn a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Grace Atherton of Cordele

Amber Bertelson of Cordele

Ryan Brannen of Vienna

Kamia Bynes of Cordele

Noah Clayton of Vienna

Cody Clements of Vienna

Elizabeth Cook of Cordele

Morgan Davis of Warwick

Derontra Hall of Vienna

Shanley Heavner of Pineview

Daniel James of Columbus

Carlencia Jones of Cordele

Hunter Jones of Warwick

Catherine Mayo of Cordele

Kali McCalvin of Cordele

Mary McGarr of Cordele

Kacey McWhorter of Rochelle

Laura Nipper of Cordele

Brenna Wright of Cordele

Tavaris Wynn of Cordele

Area Residents Make President’s List at Georgia Southwestern State University

AMERICUS, GA (05/15/2018)– The following local residents made the Spring 2018 President’s List at Georgia Southwestern State University and were among over 600 students recognized for scholastic achievement. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must earn a semester GPA of 4.0 and take a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Kellie Aultman of Cordele

Ashley Denby of Cordele

Cassandra Gibbs of Rochelle

Meionne Harvey of Cordele

Taylor Hudson of Vienna

Shelby Odom of Warwick

Alanna Perry of Pinehurst

Andrew Pless of Cordele

Harlee Powell of Cordele

Sarai Ricardo of Cordele

Johnna Roberson of Vienna

Autumn Tripp of Pitts

Taylor Weeks of Unadillla