The Miss Greater Plaistow Scholarship Program was held January 11 at the Sanborn Regional High School. This program is a local preliminary for the Miss New Hampshire Scholarship Program which will be held May 1, 2 and 3 at the Stockbridge Theater at Pinkerton Academy in Derry. Holly Blanchard, 22, of Derry won the title of Miss Greater Plaistow. She is a 2010 graduate of Pinkerton Academy and is currently a senior studying Communication Science at the University of Connecticut. Holly is a featured twirler with the UCONN Marching Band. Local contestants included first runner up, Sarah Tubbs of Sandown and Katie Green of Plaistow.
Phillips Exeter Academy announces the following local students have earned academic honors for the Fall 2013 semester: Alexander Greaney, grade 12, of Kingston; parents Heidi and Kevin Greaney, earned High Honors; Kevin Ma, grade 12, of Brentwood; parents Dr. Hongbao Ma and Ms. Juan Sun, earned High Honors; Katy Kinnon, grade 12, of Newton; parents Ange and Peter Kinnon, earned Honors; Michaela E. Streep, grade 10, of Exeter; parents Mr. Thomas M. Streep earned Honors; Hannah E. Keane, grade 12, of Fremont; parents Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Keane, earned Honors; Sagemarie W. George, grade 12, of Raymond; parents Ms. Karen L. Casas-George, earned Honors; and Marc L. Steele, grade 12, of Danville; parents Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Steele, earned High Honors.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell has announced the following local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester: Lauren Caruso of Danville, majoring in nursing; Samuel Champey of Danville, majoring in nursing; Jeremy Cox of Sandown, majoring in information technology; Alexandria Delaney of Danville, majoring in nursing; Daniel Ferreira of Sandown, majoring in business administration; Michael Gager of Exeter, majoring in mechanical engineering; and Joshua Stone of Sandown, majoring in business administration.
Austin Prep is pleased to announce the following local students have earned academic achievements for the Fall semester: Maura Smith of Atkinson has achieved Honors with Distinction and Mackenzie Driscoll of South Hampton earned Honors.
Endicott College is pleased to announce the following local students named to the Dean’s List students for the Fall 2013 semester: Shannon Elaine Maguire, a Senior majoring in English, she is the daughter of Mark and Audrey Maguire of Danville; and Victoria Lee O’Meara, a Sophomore majoring in Liberal Studies/Education, she is the daughter of Stephen and Sandra O’Meara of Plaistow.