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• The Michael David Greene Memorial Scholarship was awarded May 14 at the Farragut High School Band Banquet to graduating seniors Rebecca Colwell and A.J. Houston. Rebecca is the daughter of Don and Beth Colwell. She is a drum major and plays the flute. She will attend Belmont University where she will major in Nursing. A.J. is the son of Butch and Heide Houston. He plays the clarinet. He will attend the University of Cincinnati where he will major in music education and performance.

• King College announces students in traditional and professional studies undergraduate programs who received academic honors for the spring 2011 semester. They are: Kathy Cook, Elisabeth Kathleen Ferguson, Erin Kate Phillips and Lisa Michelle Bradford.

• Washington and Lee University students have earned honor roll status for the recently ended winter term. Paul Hatcher and Trevor Hatcher, of Knoxville.

• Lindsey Wilkerson, of Knoxville, has been awarded one of Lipscomb University’s top academic honors for the 2010-11 school year.

• Jay Meservy of Knoxville and Stephen Nelson of Farragut have been inducted into the Samford University chapter of Theta Alpha Kappa national honor society for religious studies.

• National College of Business & Technology ( in Knoxville has released the Dean’s List for the Winter Terms. They are: Angela Allison, June Arnold, Douglass Baker, Anise Banks, Antwone Brown, Donald Brown, Tina Burleigh, Felecia Cole, Brittney Cooper, Misty Easterling, Timery Houghtalin, Kandiss Hunt, Sawan Jadav, Crystal Litton-Hamilton, Angela Long, Lori Mangus, Kimberly Mays, Rachel Noah, Menyatta Perkins, Lisa Pezzulo, Ana Pride, Susan Rodgers, Stacey Swahn, Angela Tyler, Amanda Wasinger, Kevin Wright, Debra Zurett of Knoxville.

• Andrew Davis McNeill, of Louisville, Tenn., graduated with a bachelor of science in biology from Campbellsville University. He is a graduate of Christian Academy of Knoxville in Knoxville, Tenn., and is the son of David and Elizabeth McNeill of Knoxville, Tenn. He graduated summa cum laude and valedictorian.

• University of the Cumberlands presented Kate Sexton of Knoxville with the Emma McPherson English Award during the fifty-second Honors Day Convocation on Monday, April 25, 2011. Kate is the daughter of John and Debra Sexton.

• Henry Wayne Mulkey, a 1998 graduate of Farragut High School earned a Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Alabama in Huntsville in December 2010. He currently is employed as an aerospace engineer with NASA’s propulsion branch at Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

• Randall Bright, son of Ronald and Sherry Bright of Knoxville, received the M.A. Cooley Memorial Music Scholarship, for students with special musical ability from Bryan College.

• The Adult Education Program at Pellissippi State Community College offers free classes and one-on-one tutoring in basic reading, writing and math skills; preparation for the GED test; and classes in English for speakers of other languages. For more information, call 865-539-7109.

• The CAK Boys’ Soccer Team is partnering with Hardin Valley Academy to support the “Kick’n Back” program, a Knoxville Force Community Outreach Project. For more information, call Karen Tucker at 865-690-4721.

• Pellissippi State Community College offers a selection of non-credit courses geared toward career and wealth enhancement. Courses range in price from $35 to $59. For more information, visit or call 865-539-7167.

• The Adult Education Program at Pellissippi State Community College is offering free English Speakers of Other Languages and Test of English as a Foreign Language classes through June 30 at the following locations around Knoxville. For locations and more information, call 865-539-7109.

• Crossroads Christian Academy is the crossroads where home school meets private Christian school, K - 12th grades. For more information, call 865-986-9823.

• Pellissippi State is offering key business marketing techniques in social media workshop. For information on this or additional courses offered through Pellissippi State’s Business and Community Services, visit or call 865-539-7167. 


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