Planters employee leads APSU alumni association

Gretchen Hancock was recently appointed by the National Alumni Association nominating committee to lead the Tri-Counties of Kentucky Austin Peay State University Alumni Association.

In this role, she is responsible for organizing and hosting social and networking events as well as services activities. In addition to the overall operation of the group, Gretchen will be responsible for gauging group interest in outings to APSU athletic events.

Gretchen is a commercial credit analyst with Planters Bank at the Main office.


Powell joins NSCS honor society

Haley Ashton Powell, Hopkinsville, joined the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

The society is the nation’s only interdisciplinary

honors organization for first- and second-year college students.

Henderson graduates from Berea College

Angel Henderson, Hopkinsville, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts at the Berea College Commencement Service on May 6.

Gatton students gear up for summer programs

The Gatton Academy at Western Kentucky University is once again partnering with Harlaxton College in Grantham, England to offer a study abroad course.

Two Gatton students from Hopkinsville will be participating, including Gillian Brown and Kennedy Pendleton.

Students make honors lists at Campbellsville

The academic honors’ president’s and dean’s lists for the spring 2018 semester have been announced.

Students on the president’s list include Cassandra Crick, a sophomore of Hopkinsville; Destiny Farlow, a senior of Elkton; Matthew Farthing, a senior of Hopkinsville; Jahnyri Gittens, a sophomore of Oak Grove; Omayra Pacheco, a senior of Elkton; and Samantha Perry, a junior of Crofton.

Students on the dean’s list include Hopkinsville juniors Jonathan Greene and Terrah; Bryan Silver, a sophomore of Cerulean, and Oksana Marquez a senior of Herndon.

4 locals make Lindsey Wilson honors lists

Four area residents have earned academic honors at Lindsey Wilson College for the 2018 spring semester.

Crissy Cumbee of Crofton and Robert Hix of Fort Campbell made the president’s list.

Dacie Bolton and Tehya Favors Woods, both of Hopkinsville, made the dean’s list.

Students named to the president’s list earned a 4.0 grade point average on a 4.0 and attempted at least 12 credit hours during the semester.

 Students named to dean’s list earned at least a 3.50 graduate point average on a 4.0 scale and attempted at least 12 credit hours during the semester.

Thompson makes dean’s list at Coastal Carolina

More than 2,000 Coastal Carolina University students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester.

Clayton Thompson, a marine science major from Hopkinsville, achieved a 3.5 GPA or higher during the semester.

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