The district baseball game scheduled for tonight (Thursday, May 21) has been moved to Madisonville North Hopkins. Game time is 6 p.m.

marshall county school 300MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. (2/27/13) – Amy Waggoner, principal of Marshall County High School announced that Jessica E. Anderson has been named a Commended Student in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to this scholastically talented senior.
 
About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2011 competition for National Merit Scholarships, Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2011 competition by taking the 2009 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).
 
“Recognizing academically talented students play a fundamental role in the advancement of educational excellence within our nation,” commented a spokesperson for NMSC. “The young people recognized as Commended Students represent some of the best and brightest minds in the country as demonstrated by their outstanding performance in our highly competitive program. We sincerely hope this recognition will provide them with additional educational outlets and motivate them in their pursuit of academic achievement.”
 
Jessica, a senior at Marshall County High School is the captain of the MCHS swim team, a five year tutor for Marshall County elementary students, a member of the JETS engineering team, secretary of the Young Americans Foundation and a member of her church youth group.
 
She is the daughter of Mark and Martha Anderson of Benton.
 
SurfKY News
Information Provided by Missi Holley
Photo provided by SurfKY Graphics Department

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 18,264.95
-20.79 (-0.11%)    
2 S&P 2,130.26
-0.56 (-0.03%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,101.47
+10.67 (0.21%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 15, 2015 10085

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5164

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 16, 2015 4933

Roses Coming Soon

by SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 3628

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3589

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10085

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 23, 2015 9532

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 21, 2015 2569

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 702

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 616

UPDATE: Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting…

by SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 544

Four Go to Hospital After Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 481

Collision with Deer Results in Fatality on US 79

by Trooper S. C. Recke
May 21, 2015 429

EPA Rules Threaten Aluminum's Revival

by Jim Waters
May 21, 2015 402

Corrections Officers to Get Pay Raises to Retain…

by Jennifer Brislin