Warren County Soil Conservation District is proud to announce Austin Barry as one of the recipients to be awarded a TACD Memorial Scholarship.
The Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts held its annual convention in Chattanooga recently. Austin Barry, a WCHS senior, was awarded one of the two Middle Tennessee scholarships given out.
TACD gave out six scholarships with two in each region of Tennessee. Students must plan to major in ag and pursue a degree in agriculture and be accepted in a Tennessee public university to qualify.
Pennington in Honor society
McMinnville student Hannah Pennington, a Warren County High School graduate, has been inducted into Lipscomb University’s nursing honor society Sigma Theta Tau.
The Lipscomb School of Nursing established a new chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, in fall 2015. Twenty-nine senior student nurses, the top 35 percent of the Class of 2016, were inducted into the society in a ceremony in October.
The mission of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, is to advance world health and celebrate nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership and service.