Mountain Ridge High School Hosts NHS Induction Ceremony
The Mountain Ridge High School Chapter of the National Honor Society recently held its induction ceremony for the 2021-2022 school year welcoming 65 new members to the organization.
The NHS recognizes juniors and seniors who display outstanding accomplishment in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership and character. Students who are inducted are required to have a grade point average of 3.7 or higher. The ceremony was held in the school’s theatre under the direction of advisers Mrs. Vicki Hoover and Mr. Todd Logsdon.
The program opened with a processional played by Erika Zhang and then Leah Boggs sang the National Anthem. The guest speaker was Mr. Nicholas Costello, Frostburg City Chief of Police. Superintendent Mr. Jeff Blank, Principal Mr. Danny Carter, Assistant Principals Mr. James Evans and Dr. Tonya Detrick-Grove and board member, Crystal Bender were in attendance. Four candles representing each characteristic of the NHS were lit by officers Saylor Miller, president, scholarship; Reis Howard, vice-president, service; Katelynn Winebrenner, secretary, leadership; and Emilia Porter, treasurer, character.
The following students were inducted into the honor society: Kyler Baker, Christian Beeman, Karleigh Beeman, Trinitie Beeman, Leah Boggs, Janessa Boyce, Carson Bradley, Jacob Brashear, Tanner Clark, Carley Clise, William Clise, Kaidance Colberg, Evan Cook, Cierra Cooper, Carlie Crawford, Casey Culler, Mary Delaney, Joshua Dozart, Ashlyn Duncan, Eliza Duncan, Isabelle Duncan, Gwendolyn Fazenbaker, Morgan Felker Lewis, Macy Guinn, Andrew Haberlein, William Haberlein, Sage Harris, Grayce Kidwell, Kendall Kirkwood, Brendan Kline, Nathaniel Kline, Emma Komatz, Bayleigh Lamberson, Wyatt Leasure, Meredith Lent, Allison Levitt, Zander Linn, Conner Lyons, Landon McAlpine, Isabella McConnell, Leora McVay, Emma Monahan, Kamden Morgan, Chase Muir, Brianna Murphy, Paige Pirolozzi, Leuma Pua’auli, Claire Raesly, Arymi Reece, Erika Reed, Katelynn Rice, Riley Ritchey, Emilee Ritchie, Nevaeh Shoemake, Tyson Shumaker, Ella Snyder, Olivia Straley, Colton Swauger, Chyanne Thompson, Jessica Tran, Hannah Warnick, George Watson, Colton Wiegand, Samantha Wiland, and Ashton Williams.
The following students are senior NHS members and were inducted during the 2020-21 school year: Eathan Ashenfelter, Lyle Baker, Jenna Beeman, Sadie Bennett, Brett Boone, Ava Breighner, Elnora Brewer, Drake Clark, Hailee Clawson, Justice Combs, Marissa Cook, Brayden Cuthbertson, Marcella Dodge, Brayden Geraghty, Reis Howard, Emily Kaschenbach, Rebekah Kenny, Ayreianna Kilby, Ava Lewis, Haley Llewellyn, Tanner Lohnas, Collin Lowry, Qin Lu, Mychaela MacDonald, Abigail Maddy, Hailey McKenzie, Saylor Miller, Marissa Moore, Lacey Moyers, Grace O’Baker, Sara Otto, Caydence Pennington, Emilia Porter, Nathaniel Rase, Mason Reed, Alexis Saeler, Ashton Shimko, Cameron Shockey, Bryce Snyder, Bradyn Speir, William Stark, Lindsay Strawderman, Colleen Sullivan, Nathan Warnick, Nathaniel Washington, Rebecca West, Katelynn Winebrenner, and Erica Zhang.
Not pictured was Saylor Miller, President; Kyler Baker, and Karleigh Beeman.