The Meridian Star
• Abby Skidmore has been selected to receive the Charles L. Young Sr. Cosmetology Scholarship at Meridian Community College.
This $1,100 award is funded through the MCC Foundation from the Charles L. Young Sr. Foundation directed by Charles L. Young Jr. Young Sr. was a member of the Mississippi House of Representatives and served District 82 for 29 years. He was a strong advocate for education and a loyal friend to the college.
Skidmore, a 2011 graduate of Quitman High School, is a sophomore in the Cosmetology Program at MCC. She is a member of Health Occupation Students of America. Skidmore aspires to one day own her own salon.
• The following West Lauderdale Elementary School students received All A's for the first six weeks:
First Grade: Timothy Adkins, Crayton Allen, Gabriel Anderson, Kaitlyn Anthony, Nathan Bazyari, Hannah Beddingfield, Gabriel Bell, Janya Bell, Michaela Bentley, Presly Billings, Hannah Bozeman, Brady Bransletter, Liz Brittain, Joseph Brooks, Erin Broome, Ridge Brown, Austin Bryan, Maddie Bunyard, Connor Buse, Caleb Clayton, Hunter Colson, Denton Cooper, Jack Davidson, A’tia Davis, Jacob Dennis, Maxwell Dickerson, Makena Donald, Steven Duke, Adrieynn Dumas, Joeby Fairchild, Kendall Gaddy, Evan Graham, Haley Graham, Aiden Greenlee, Kennedy Gunter, Blake Harden, Amarianna Harrison, Destiny Haskins, Allya Hicks,Gracelyn Hill, Kendall Hillman, Olivia Hodges, Carter Horton, Elijah Hudnell, Zion Huggins, Alyssa Jenkins, Jeremiah Jennings, Miles Joyner, Ava Kennedy, Cooper Lafferty, Jericha Langston, Fernando Lard, Courtney Lewis, Trevor Lockely, Rylan Mayatt, Shaquan McDuffey, Emmalee Mckee, Clay Miles, Mya Mock, Kayden Peoples, Ellie Reid, Eli Reynolds, Alexis Richardson, Mallory Robinson, Russell Rogers, Gracie Russell, Hunter Russell, Charles Salas, Makenzie Scott, Caden Smith, Gabrielle Smith, Wesley Sparks, Delaine Spears, Harlee Taylor, Jamie Thomas, Taylor Thompson, Wesley Vaughn, Caroline Walker, William Walker, Aaron Wallace, Annaston Wallace, Addyson Warden, Ryder White, Ty Wiggins, Christopher Wilbanks, Ava Wilkerson, Macie Wilkinson, Aslan Williams, Lilly Williams, Luke Williams, Georgia Withers, Tara Jo Womack, Leyton Wood, Josie Woods, Jacob Wooten.
Second Grade: Ella Autry, Ella Baird, Jack Barnhill, Sarah Bounds, Raegan Brady, Joseph Brand, Sabrina Brockhouse,Jackson Bunyard, Grant Butler, Jett Calvert, Austin Clinton, Blake Collie, Georgia Collins,Jason Creekmore, Joshua Deweese, Natalie Dorsey, Kerri Dufour, David Dunlap, Jordyn Eldridge, Colby Epting, Anne-Leigh Freeman, Cooper Gant, Caleb Garner, Lyla Graham, Brooklee Harbour, Jaxon Hatcher, Caitlyn Hayes, Ian Herrington, Bryce Hill, Savanna Hill, Erin Jackson, Matthew, Jackson, Kennedy Koehn, Katie Lank, Nicholas Lewis, Cooper Luke, Miles McAlister, Emma McNeill, Mariah Miller, Ethan Moore, Carsyn Mott, Niavi Myers, Macy Oliver, Michael Owen, Evan Perdue, Anna Purvis, Harley Reid, Mark Richardson, Adisyn Sharp, Elizabeth Shirley, Emily Shows, Lillian Simpson, Carson Smith, Emma Smith, Mackenlee Snowden, Madelyn Stewart, James Taylor, Aaron Telleteller, Emily Tucker-Dean,Ethan Turner, Ella Walker, Eli Walters, Gabriel Ward, Josie Wiggins, Hayden Williams, Jackson Williams, Kamryn Willoughby, Baileah Wilson.
Third Grade: Payton Alexander, Brianna Anthony, Aaron Banks, McKinley Bickham, Lauren Boutwell, Emma Bradley, Emily Brown, Zoe Clymer, Harley Fletcher, Andrea Godwin, Harleigh Gray, Haley Greenlee, Brinley Harden, Kaylee Harrison, Madison Hayes, Maria Howell, Anna Humphries, Ana Hunt, Josi Johnson, Jaydon Kirkland, Gunter Knapp, Phoenix McGarity, Kedrick Osby, Adrian Page, Chloe Page, Ivey Rickles, Riley Rigdon, Abigail Sanders, Katie Shields, Alexa Shirley, Jaycee Sloan, Chloe Smith, Libby Smith, Jolee Todd, Holton Voss, Marganie Walker, JD Williams, Andrew Willis, Alyse Wilson.
Fourth Grade: Matthew Alexander, Hannah Andreacchio, Kelsey Bounds, Carley Brewer, Dylan Brown, Tristan Buckalew, Gracie Bunyard, Maggie Bush, Sarah Clay, Sara Collier, Sarah Cooksey, Anakin Crawford, Parker Dickinson, Lanna Duke, Rylee Dunlap, Bradon Epting, Kailynne Gardner, Chandler Gibson, Kary Grice, Alexis Hamilton, Noah Hatcher, Peyton Herrington, Keaton Jenkins, Logan Johnson, Domenik Lalli-Jones, Mallory Lewis, Hailey McCarter, Athony Medine, Nathan Mott, Mia Powe, Dawson Riley, Anna Shows, Nazil Staten, Chloe Stewart, Samuel Swanner, David Vick, Jacob Vikara, Nickolas Walton, Emma Watson.
• The following West Lauderdale Elementary School students received All A's and B's for the first six weeks:
First Grade: Jaquelin Balderas, Bella Barrier, Hunter Breland, Calleigh Chaudron, Jacob Coleman, Brayden Combs, Cohen Fleming, Kaiden Griffith, Anna Henderson, Joshua Johnson, Taysia Lang, Abigail Lobb, Tyson Lucky, Samuel Luse , Christopher Mason, Sway Mayatte, Caleb McElhenney, Landon Miles, Thomas Morton, Kaden Murray, Tyler Nabors, Daelyn Netto, Nathaniel Nicholas, Ja’niya Ramsey, Ashton Ratcliff, Douglas Rowe, James Smith , Nathan Spears, Logan Sullivan, River Swearington, Allyson Underwood, Alexis Watson, Trevor Whalen, Jackie White, Cloe Wilkes, Taiylar Wilson, Corey Woodall.
Second Grade: Maxim Beckham, Breanna Blackburn, Colton Bohl, Jacob Bozeman, Jazmin Brady, Breana Brown, Kendrick Brown, Kadence Busbee, Shiloh Caughron, Baleigh Conner, Cooper Cornett, Elizabeth DeVore, Corey Donald, Aarynn Dumas, Sydney Everett, Wesley Everett, Alex Gray, Kale Grayson, Alecander High, Melissa Hunt, Freedom Hutchinson, Jacob Irby, Allison McCoy, Emma McDaniel, Caleb Phillips, Elizabeth Scarlato, Owen Shirley, Tyler Williams, Hannah Williamson.
Third Grade: Maddox Atkinson, Tyler Baskin, Caitlynn Begley, Legand Benton, Brooks Bohl, Kameron Branning, Joshua Brooks, Brett Busbea, Emma Callahan, David Clearman, Sumayah Cole, Merrick Crocker, Ashlynn Decker, Mallanye Dozier, Maximus Forbes, Paxton George, Emily Guin, John Harbour, Allsion Harrison, Autumn Hicks, Hadley Higginbotham, Alexis High, Emma Hopkins, Nathaniel Hover, Briceley Jackson, Addie Keene, Kylan Keller, Malli Koonce, Mckinley Maxwell, Nance Hayes, Robert Newsome, Jacob Nicholas, Sean Odom, Jackson Parker, Odette Phimmasane, Devin Portis, Asalyn Pounders, Tristan Shaulis, William Shular, Christian Smith, Kayla Stewart, Kayla Swearingen, Destin Tinsley, Dannie Turner, Autumn Vanderpool, Katie Walton, Charles Watson, Tea’ Webb, Olivia Wheat.
Fourth Grade: Cody Adkins, Michael Anderson, Emily Arias, Katelyn Barham, Eli Bates, Mariah Baylor, Paige Blackburn, Alli Bozeman, Jayden Brown, Jack Caldwell, Zachary Cantey, Wyatt Castle, Rachel Clearman, Commandre Cole, Peyton Coleman, Garrett Combs, Carson Covington , Daniel Davis, Isaiah Davis, Kayley Deweese, Hunter Fuller, Uriel Galindo, Parker Henry, Avery Hill, Elli Huffman, Mary Hunt, Anna Hutchinson, Ryan Johnson, Anna Jordan, Joshua Kelly, Hunter Little, Sterlyn Manning, Sarah McCoy, Mason McGraw, Eli Miles, Will Mitchell, Lane Moore, Hannah Morgan, Julia Myers, Caleb Nixon, Sean Paige, Courtney Parker, Breanna Perdue, Olivia Pitts-Tinney, Jada Portis, Josie Reid, Jalen Rose, Shelia Rouleau, Arlyn Sanders, Kloe Scott, Cade Sharron, Aslan Shirley, Juliann Shriver, Ella Smith,Meadow Smith, Nathan, Smith, Owen Smith, Karlee Spivey, MacKenzie Threatt, Nicholas Vinet, Lauryn Waddell, Conner Walker, Carson Weir, Kobie White, Madison White, Lane Williams, Emma Winstead.