Category Archives: Graduation

Local Students Graduate From Truman State University 

Written on June 19, 2018 at 7:07 pm, by

KIRKSVILLE, MO — Jordan Dunn of Bible Grove and Emily J. Ebeling of Memphis were among the students to graduate from Truman State University during spring commencement. Truman conducted graduation ceremonies May 12. KatRina Burgess of Memphis also graduated with a Masters Degree in education. Founded in 1867, Truman is Missouri’s public liberal arts and […]

Shannan Graduates From Missouri Valley College

Written on May 29, 2018 at 11:33 am, by

MARSHALL, MO  – Missouri Valley College, located in Marshall, Missouri, conferred 224 degrees at its 2018 spring commencement ceremony, including a local graduate. Claire Shannan, of Memphis graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in elementary education. Dr. Diane Bartholomew, vice president of academic affairs for Missouri Valley College, announced the Spring 2018 Dean’s List. […]

Thomas Shannan to Attend Cornell University Law School

Written on May 22, 2018 at 1:21 pm, by

Thomas Shannan of Nashville, Tennessee, formerly of Kahoka, was recently accepted into Cornell University Law School where he will matriculate in the fall as a member of the Class of 2021. Shannan graduated from Clark County High School in 2013 and from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee in May 2017 with a Bachelor of Science […]

Local Students Graduate With Honors From MU

Written on August 15, 2017 at 6:54 pm, by

Kathryn Mary Howard of Memphis was among the 2017 spring graduates at the University of Missouri in Columbia. Howard graduated with Cum Laude honors with a Bachelor of Health Science degree. Jeremy Wiggins of Kahoka graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, BSBA with an emphasis in management as well as an undergraduate […]

Wright Graduates from MSU

Written on June 27, 2017 at 2:43 pm, by

SPRINGFIELD – Missouri State University conferred 2,651 degrees to students at its 2017 spring commencement May 19 at JQH Arena. A total of 1,995 bachelor’s degrees, 554 master’s degrees, 93 doctorate degrees and nine specialist degrees were conferred. Shaye Wright of Memphis, Missouri, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology.

Bethany Mullinix Receives D.O. Degree

Written on June 20, 2017 at 5:37 pm, by

On Saturday, May 6, 2017, Bethany Ranee Mullinix, D.O. was among the 124 students who received their Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OUHCOM) in Athens, OH.  Dr. Mullinix is part of the 37th class to graduate from OUHCOM, whose mission is to train Osteopathic primary care […]

Harley Stone Graduates From UCM 

Written on June 20, 2017 at 4:12 pm, by

Area residents were among the more than 1,000 individuals who were eligible to participate in the University of Central Missouri’s 2017 spring commencement exercises May 5-6 in the university’s Multipurpose Building. Students who completed their degree requirements by the end of the spring 2017 semester were honored at the event. Harley D. Stone of Memphis […]

Burgess Awarded Masters Degree at TSU Spring Graduation

Written on June 6, 2017 at 4:18 pm, by

Truman State University has released the names of students who graduated during spring commencement. More than 1,100 students participated in the May 13 ceremony. KatRina Annette Burgess of Memphis earned a Master of Arts degree at the ceremony. Founded in 1867, Truman is Missouri’s public liberal arts and sciences university. Truman has the highest graduation […]

Local Grads Honored as Part of Culver-Stockton’s Class of 2017

Written on June 6, 2017 at 4:10 pm, by

CANTON, MO – Culver-Stockton College proudly presented diplomas to graduates Saturday, May 13, 2017, during the 161st Annual Commencement exercises. Hundreds of family, friends, faculty and staff attended the ceremony, which was held on the campus of Culver-Stockton College. Megan Creek of Memphis, graduated with a BS degree in Biology. Delaney Gundy of Gorin, graduated […]

Miller Graduates from Stephens College

Written on May 30, 2017 at 10:44 am, by

Jennifer Miller, daughter of Nova Montgomery, graduated summa cum laude from Stephens College with a Master’s in English this spring. Post graduation, she’s been accepted to work as an overseas intern with the missions’ organization called Campus Crusade for Christ in Athens, Greece.  CRU’s mission is that one day everyone will know someone who knows […]