Henry "Andy" Leeuwenburg IV of Gainesville graduated May 28 from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., with an undergraduate degree in civil engineering. Leeuwenburg recently placed second in his final air show competition in April at the academy. He is an instructor pilot of the cadet run soaring program at the academy and competed in the Cadet Aerobatic Demonstration Team.
Air Force Airman Abraham C. Martinez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.
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.