College News


Coastal Carolina University

CONWAY — Antinia Joiner of Newberry was named to the Dean’s List at Coastal Carolina University for the Spring Semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, freshmen must earn a 3.25 grade point average, and upperclassmen must earn a 3.5 grade point average.

University of Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama awarded approximately 5,000 degrees during spring commencement May 5-7.

Degree recipients included Cory Efird of Little Mountain, Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, and Kelci Avery of Prosperity, Bachelor of Science in Commerce & Business Administration.

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