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Shawn Boghani, left, of Clermont IGA, and Cindy Tu of Wauka Mountain Elementary pose for a picture. Wauka Mountain Elementary School has received a $750 grant from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program from Clermont IGA, Clermont. The ExxonMobil Educational Alliance is designed to provide Exxon and Mobil retailers with an opportunity to invest in the future of their communities through educational grants to neighborhood schools. P&B Petroleum Company, located in Cleveland, the local ExxonMobil distributor, along with the dealer met eligibility criteria before being awarded this grant.

Chou Thaoof of Braselton was named to the fall 2010 dean's list at Oglethorpe University. Thaoof earned this distinction by reaching at least a 3.5 grade-point average while maintaining a full-time class schedule for the semester.

The following students were named to the dean's list at Mercer University for the fall 2010 semester:

Daniel J. Kinnaird of Buford; Mary S. Parker of Flowery Branch; Kendyl Turk, Emily K. Windhorst, Mary K. Johnson and Tan Dat Nguyen, all of Gainesville; Rachael Lauren Bishop, Brittany N. Chandler, and Joshua A. Whitfield, all of Jefferson; Brooke Schermerhorn, of Murrayville; and Carl J. Aquino of Oakwood.

The following students were named to the Mercer University president's list:

Agnessa A. Kucheryavyy, Meghan Elizabeth Fitzpatrick,Alyssa Brynne Smith, Georgeta Diana Tepei, and Leah Rachel Moore, all of Buford; Leslye E. Vaughan and Ngoc Bich Nguyen of Flowery Branch; Kyle Mitchell Shook and Jennifer Rebecca Humphries of Gillsville; and Joshua M. Deremer of Jefferson.



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