Kiwanis honors fifth-graders


Each May, the Metro Fayette Kiwanis in Fayetteville honors the outstanding fifth-grader from each local elementary school. Each school selects a student based on accomplishments since last September, and the student receives a gift certificate and a plaque.

Seated, from left, are Briley Kalen, Peeples Elementary; Sophia Creighton, Oak Grove Elementary; Samuel Smith, Spring Hill Elementary; An Mimuro, Kedron Elementary; Robert W. Julian, Huddleston Elementary; and Nia Hence, Fayetteville Elementary.

Standing, from left, are Bernice Lin, Peachtree City Elementary; Cristian Rojas, Robert J. Burch Elementary; Andrew Trimble, Crabapple Lane Elementary; Mackaylee Smith, Sara Harp Minter Elementary; Stephen Gavel, North Fayette Elementary; Parker Dougher, Braelinn Elementary; and Emma Goodman, Inman Elementary.