American Military University; Indian Hills Community College
AMERICAN MILITARY UNIVERSITY
Abbe Ball of Houston, Texas, has received her Master of Arts in psychology, magna cum laude, from the American Military University after obtaining her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Penn State University.
Ball is a 2001 graduate of Harmony High School. She enlisted in the U.S. Navy following 9/11, and after four years and three tours to the Persian Gulf, transferred to the U.S. Army serving another four years, including a tour in Korea. Ball is currently employed as a marketing executive in a Houston-based software company. She and her husband, Ryan, make their home in Houston, Texas.
Ball is the daughter of Gianna and Roy Barrow of Bonaparte and the granddaughter of Patricia and Richard Heater of Keosauqua, Jean and Herb Johnson of Fairfield, Carolyn Gaskell of Douds and the late Louis K. Barrow of Fairfield.
INDIAN HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE
OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College has released the names of the students who were on the college’s academic Honor Roll for the 2012-13 winter term. To be included on the honor roll, a student must be enrolled fulltime and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the term.
Students from the area who earned recognition on the honor roll include —
AGENCY: Melissa Briner, Andrea Kayser, Trenten D. Tharp, Krystal M. Thompson
BIRMINGHAM: Sandra Johnson
BONAPARTE: Jordan A. Rex
DOUDS: Bethany M. Burgason, Robert P. Crist, Emily M. Greenfield, Carry A. Holtkamp
ELDON: Andrew T. Helmick, Sheila M. Hess, Whitney Robinson
FAIRFIELD: Britni M. Anderson, Heather R. Alexander, David D. Bisgard, Tyler Breeding, Brianne N. Buch, Anne E. Carlisle, Ethan A. Cox, Brittany L. Craff, Adam Danielson, Helen Davis, Jason L. Davis, Barbara J. Delaney, Colton W. Fry, Cherie A. Gemein, Noah M. Haessler, Garrit R. Haile, Allison M. Hoffman, Chelsey Holdeman, Tyler Koenecke, Paris J. Lamoureux, Rachel E. Morgan, Lee A. Moses, Celeste E. Neff, Ashton D. Palmer, Steven K. Patterson, Taylor M. Silvers, Cassandre L. Simmons, Craig Steward, Rachel L. Swanson, Nykole K. Thacker, Christopher R. VanBuskirk
FARMINGTON: Lauren A. Mettenburg, Bailey A. St. Clair, Caleb C. Vance, Jasmin J. Wallingford
FLORIS: Shelby N. Cain
HEDRICK: Bryan E. Breon, Korey Garrels, Destiny Harvey, Alicia D. Knox, Brandy E. Millikin, Lacey I. Walker
HILLSBORO: Jaclyn R. Hoaglin
KEOSAUQUA: Warren D. Halverson, Jordan R. Thornburg, Heather M. Weber
LIBERTYVILLE: Jean A. Burroughs, Justin T. Godwin, Johnathan L. Rambo, Tasha D. Royer, Dakota J. Simmons
LOCKRIDGE: Toni D. Johnson, Destiny N. Kennerson
MARTINSBURG: Jamison Messerschmitt
MILTON: Ryan G. Gaffney, Miranda A. Rodgers, David M. Wenke
OLLIE: Trenton R. Molkenthin, Anna M. Wilcox
PACKWOOD: Niccole R. Giberson, Joshua M. Greiner
RICHLAND: Susan E. Burgdorf
STOCKPORT: Richard A. McLain.