April's Star Students were recently awarded at Clay Central/Everly Elementary. Star Students are chosen due to particularly commendable behavior like kindness, caring, thoughtfulness, respect, readiness to learn, listening skills and the inclusion of others. The award is part of the district's Positive Behaviors and Interventions and Supports program, which helps instill and highlight the aforementioned behaviors. Star Students pictured from left to right: Emerix Johnson, kindergarten; Journye Teepe, third grade; Shaelyn Weber, second grade; Kallie Campbell, first grade; Keegan Kracht, sixth grade; Grant Meyer, fifth grade; and Gavin Francis, fourth grade.
Hunter Dorhout earns University of Nebraska-Lincoln degree
Hunter William Dorhout, of Sanborn, was among 3,512 graduates who received degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln during commencement exercises May 7 and 8.
Dorhout earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering with highest distinction from the College of Engineering.
Tom Osborne, former Nebraska football coach, athletic director and congressman, delivered the keynote address during the undergraduate ceremonies May 8 at Memorial Stadium.