Calkins on Georgia Southern’s President’s List

STATESBORO, Ga. — Georgia Southern University recently recognized approximately 2,370 students on the Spring 2021 President’s List.

Taylor Calkins of Matthews, NC, was among those honored for excellence in academics, according to a report from the school. To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must have at least a 4.0 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester.

Prakash makes Dean’s List at Palmer College

DAVENPORT, Iowa — Katelyn Prakash of Indian Trail, NC has been named to the 2021 spring quarter Dean’s List at Palmer College of Chiropractic’s Florida campus in Port Orange, Fla., according to a report from the school.

MUMC hosting yard sale Saturday

Memorial United Methodist Church (MUMC) in Monroe is hosting an Indoor Yard Sale on Saturday, Aug. 28, from 7 a.m. until noon.

The church is located at 1200 Miller Street in Monroe.

Six locals make Lee U. Dean’s List

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Lee University has announced its Spring 2021 Dean’s List and it includes six students from the area, according to a report from the school. Dean’s List recognition is earned by full-time, on-campus students with a semester grade point average between 3.7 and 4.00.

The following local students made the List: Savannah Martin of Waxhaw, Sydney Pressley of Matthews, Jakob Rebsamen of Matthews, Emily Salay of Waxhaw, Caleigh Smith of Waxhaw and Elizabeth Swaim of Monroe.