The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update

Local Briefs

July 13, 2013

Academic Accolades: July 14

Held graduates from West Point

WEST POINT, N.Y. — Cadet Tiffany Denae Held, daughter of Mrs. and Mrs. Alan Held Jr., of Anderson, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy on May 25. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Michael McIntire of Lapel and Mr. and Mrs. Alan Held Sr. of Snellville, Ga.

Held graduated from Pendleton Heights High School in 2009. While at West Point, she concentrated her studies in kinesiology. She was commissioned as second lieutenant in the U.S. Army within the Quartermaster Corps branch and will report to Fort Riley, Kan., for her first assignment.

Joani Brandon graduates from Boston University

BOSTON — Anderson resident Joani L. Brandon, received a Doctor of Musical Arts in Music Education degree in May from Boston University.

Breanna Porter receives degree

ANDERSON — On Dec. 15, 2012, Breanna E. (Cook) Porter received her doctoral degree in marriage and family therapy from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fla. She walked in the commencement ceremony on May 3.

Dr. Porter is a 2000 graduate of Anderson High School. She received her bachelor's degree in 2006 and her master's degree in 2007 in psychology from Humboldt State University in Arcata, Calif.

She is now working as a family therapist at Selah House in Anderson.

She is the daughter of Andrew and Pauletta Cook. She and her husband, Michael Kristoffer Porter, have one son, Michael Andrew Porter.

Zehner makes Loyola dean's list

CHICAGO — Zachary Zehner of Anderson was named to the College of Arts and Sciences' dean's list at Loyola University of Chicago for the second semester of the 2012-13 academic year.

He is a 2012 graduate of Lapel High School.

Herndon siblings make dean's lists

ANDERSON — Jonathan Herndon and his sister, Jessica Herndon, have been named to the dean's lists at their respective universities for the 2013 spring semester.

Jonathan has been honored by Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Ill. Jessica was named to the dean's list at Anderson University.

1
Text Only
Local Briefs
  • Arrest Log: April 24 Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Tuesday and Wednesday, based on Madison County Jail records.

    April 24, 2014

  • What's Where: April 24 Local meetings and activities are scheduled Thursday.

    April 24, 2014

  • Hospital's ER Department plans annual golf tournament Community Hospital Anderson’s Emergency Department will host its 12th annual golf tournament on Friday, June 20, at The Edge golf course. The Florida-style scramble will begin with a Lifeline helicopter liftoff at 1 p.m.

    April 24, 2014

  • Local & State Briefs: April 24 A compilation of local and state news as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 24, 2014

  • Community Briefs: April 24 A compilation of community news as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 24, 2014

  • Arrest Log: April 23 Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Monday and Tuesday, based on Madison County Jail records.

    April 23, 2014

  • Comcast employees volunteer to help Habitat for Humanity On Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Madison County Habitat for Humanity members will work with more than 30 Comcast employees, families and friends to beautify the grounds and participate in light interior remodeling.

    April 23, 2014

  • Saturday auction fundraiser for Misty Eads On Saturday, a fundraiser auction will be held at Florida Station Church of God, 1045 W. 375N, for Misty Eads who has a rare kidney artery disease called polyarteritis nodosa that requires a kidney transplant.

    April 23, 2014

  • What's Where: April 23 Local meetings and activities are scheduled Wednesday.

    April 23, 2014

  • Local & State Briefs: April 23

    A compilation of local and state news items published Wednesday in The Herald Bulletin.

    April 23, 2014

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide