• Pvt. Gunner Lyon is a 2018 graduate of Nevada High School. After graduating early, Gunner enlisted in the United States Marine Corp for four years. On May 9, he graduated from MCRD boot camp in San Diego. After spending 10 days back home for his high school graduation open house, he returned to Camp Pendleton in Oceanside, Calif., for infantry training. Pvt. Lyon will be stationed in North Carolina as his M.O.S is in logistics.


• Graduating Iowa State University students seeking teacher licensure were corded at a ceremony on Friday, May 4, in C.Y. Stephen’s Auditorium. The following Journal area students were corded: Zachary Jamison, Colo, vocational agriculture; Kelsey Hinders, Nevada, children in elementary classrooms and Chad Phares, Colo, science.