The public unveiling of the $500,000 renovation of the JC Community Building dazzled guests with its tasteful and up-to-date renovation completed by Bradshaw Building Specialties. As you can see, chandeliers have been addded, as well as side wall scones, which are not pictured, for some "bling." For information on renting the building, call the county at 812-346-2967.-Submitted Photo
Teresa Ann Poole, of Columbus and formerly of North Vernon, was awarded a Master of Divinity degree from the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary on May 13. She was among 38 individuals to receive degrees at the seminary's 164th commencement exercises, which were held at the Second Presbyterian Church in Louisville. While at Louisville Seminary, Poole earned a 3.8 out of a 4.0 grade point average and was the recipient of the Rev. Arnold O. Schaap Presidential Scholarship as well as the Dean K. Thompson Prize for Practical Theology. Poole is a graduate of Jennings County High School; Purdue University, where she earned an Associate in Applied Science degree with highest distinction; and Indiana University, where she earned her bachelor's degree with high distinction. She is a member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Columbus. Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Brittany Thill, daughter of Amy Williams, has been named to the honor roll for semester II of the 2017-18 academic year at the University of Indianapolis. Honor roll students have completed a minimum of 12 semester hours and earned a grade point average of at last 3.4 but less than 3.7. Honor rolls encourage scholarship of high quality and give appropriate public acknowledgment os students whose work deserves recognition. Thill is a Jennings County High School graduate. Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Hannah Elisabeth Wilbert recently graduated from high school and junior college. She was selected for the Bullitt Central High School, Shepherdsville, Ky., Advanced Math and Science program. Wilbert received two degrees from the Jefferson Community College in science and arts along with her high school diploma. Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Following are names of the Brush Creek Elementary School students who were named to the honor roll and honorable mention honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period and second semester are listed below.
The Jennings County Middle School Una Voce choir recently finished an outstanding year and brought home prestigious awards in several competitions. "I can't even begin to tell you how proud I am of this group," said Una Voce director Lindsey Frey. "These 30 students are so dedicated to this group and what needs to be done in order to succeed. They are willing to stay after school for practice, and then work individually at home as well.