On Thursday, April 25th, thirty-seven seniors from B-L High School were recognized at the Batesburg-Leesville Chamber of Commerce breakfast for being named as a BLHS Honors Graduate and/or an Associate of the Arts degree recipient from Midlands Technical College. B-L Chamber of Commerce President Mike Taylor and B-L High School Principal Sonya Bryant were on hand to present students with certificates. They were accompanied by Tom Ledbetter, Suzy Lee, and Rosemary Knowlton from Midlands Technical College.
Congratulations to the following B-L High School Honors Graduates: Bailey Allen, Searia Andrews, James Barr, Caroline Bedenbaugh, Erika Brown, Mackenzie Bundrick, Kamryn Buzhardt, Samantha Clark, Dharma Coble, Lauren Connelly, Danielle Crosby, Haven Curtis, Payton Dawkins, Reid Derrick, Hunter Eargle, James Eidson, Olivia Fallaw, Zoe Jackson, Jayson Janney, Brook Kornet, Savannah Louk, Madison Oswald, Sa’Nia Perry, Sandreka Pixley, Ashley Prior, Kendall Ridge, Taylor Shealy, Avonlea Smith, Lydia Swygert, Hannah Taylor, Russell Temples, Mary Elizabeth Treacy, and Ashley Whittier.
Congratulations to the following students who are completing the Dual Enrollment program and will be graduating with an Associate of the Arts degree from Midlands Technical College in addition to their high school diploma: Bailey Allen, Caroline Bedenbaugh, Erika Brown, Kamryn Buzhardt, Dharma Coble, Lauren Connelly, Haven Curtis, Payton Dawkins, Reid Derrick, Hunter Eargle, Andrew Fort, Brook Kornet, Savannah Louk, Ashley Prior, Kendall Ridge, James Schneider, Avonlea Smith, Russell Temples, Ashley Whittier, Ty-Layshia West, and Markais Wise.
B-L High School’s commencement ceremony is set for Friday, May 31st at 7 pm. Students who are receiving a Midlands Technical College degree are eligible to also participate in the college’s graduation ceremony being held on May 8th at the Colonial Life Arena.