Lauren Darnell of Gainesville was initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Darnell was initiated recently at Georgia Health Sciences University.
Jackson EMC recently awarded Gainesville High School senior Feliciano Anthony Divinagracia the 2013 A.T. Sharpton scholarship. Divinagracia was one of six recipients selected from nearly 300 applications.
The North Georgia Christian School Yearbook Staff earned its second award this academic year for outstanding work. Walsworth Yearbooks has inducted the 2013 Equus into its "Gallery of Excellence," which is reserved for only a small percentage of yearbooks the company produces.
The 2013 Bayonet yearbook of Riverside Military Academy has been inducted into Walsworth Yearbooks' prestigious "Gallery of Excellence." This award is given to a very small percentage of yearbooks in the nation who have consistently demonstrated superior quality.
Anyone who has wandered through the lobby of the Visual Technology Building on the Clarkesville campus of North Georgia Technical College may view an array of images captured by students in the photography program. But once a year the studio doors are thrown open for a public viewing with visitors getting up close and personal with the budding photographers.
Julian Lopez of North Hall High School and Madison Tasker of West Hall High School have been selected to participate in the EarthCare: The Leadership Challenge of the 21st Century program, according to Darrell Synder, Georgia Power Gainesville area manager.
North Hall's Andrew James Cape earned first place in the proficiency competition for dairy production placement at the 87th Georgia FFA State Convention last month. The event was held April 23-25 at the Macon Centreplex.