EASLEY — The Fort Prince George Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently held its annual Awards Day to recognize outstanding students from Pickens, Liberty and Easley middle and high schools in the studies of American History, Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps and Good Citizen.
The awards are part of the DAR’s commitment to the mission of encouraging education, historic preservation and patriotism.
Nominated by teachers and counselors, students are selected based on such qualities as scholarship, leadership, patriotism, dependability, and personality. Winners receive a certificate of excellence, a lapel pin or medal, and a gift card.
This year’s winners were:
Gettys Middle School: Hanah Owens
Liberty Middle School: Harrison Daley
Pickens Middle School: Hannah Loffler
Liberty High School: Anderson Stettner
Pickens High School: Lillian Hendricks
DAR Good Citizen
Easley High School: Abigail Caledwell
Liberty High School: Aaron G. Bates
Pickens High School: Dena Revis