Joda Lee Roshau, a fourth-grader at Lanier Elementary School, recently received awards for perfect attendance, all A's for the year and reading achievement. He is the son of Joseph and Rhonda Roshau of Murrayville.
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.