Local students honored

Meredith named to Provost List

LORETTO, PA — Scott Meredith, majoring in accounting from Pilot Mountain, was named to the Provost List at Saint Francis University. Meredith was among the more than 800 students named to the Honors Lists for the Spring 2018 semester.

To be named to the Provost’s or Dean’s Honors Lists students must have full-time status and attain a quality point average of at least 3.8 for the Provost’s or 3.5 for the Dean’s List for the given semester.

Johnson on Dean’s List

EMORY, VA — Staymon Johnson of Pilot Mountain was named to the Emory & Henry College Spring 2018 Dean’s List.

Johnson was among more than 200 students named to the list. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must achieve at least a 3.6 grade point average and must have completed at least 12 credit hours of course work during the semester.

Branch named to Who’s Who

BOILING SPRINGS — A local student has been named to the 2017-2018 list of “Who’s Who Among Students at Gardner-Webb University.”

Each year, graduating seniors are selected for the designation based on scholastic performance and extra-curricular involvement. Missiology major Sarah Branch of Pilot Mountain was a recipient of the annual award.

To be considered for recognition, students must have an outstanding grade point average, participate in school organizations or leadership activities, be involved in the community, and exhibit future leadership ability or potential. Students are nominated for Who’s Who consideration by a faculty or staff member.