NEW CONCORD -- Jacob Mathews of Newcomerstown graduated May 9 from Muskingum College in New Concord with a bachelor of arts degree in accounting.

Mathews is a 2005 graduate of Newcomerstown High School, Newcomerstown.

He is the son of Mandy Mathews of Newcomerstown, and the grandson of Gerald and Karin Evans and Richard and Ella Mathews, all of Newcomerstown.

Blevens named to dean's list

ASHLAND -- Jared Blevens of Fresno has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2009 semester at Ashland University.

Blevens is a freshman majoring in integrated social studies.

To be eligible for this honor, a student must be enrolled full-time and achieve at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

Morgan named to dean's list high honors list at Marietta College

MARIETTA -- Marietta College student Michael Morgan of Newcomerstown has been named to the dean's list high honors list for the spring 2009 semester at Marietta College.

Morgan, a graduate of Newcomerstown High School, Newcomerstown, is majoring in political science at Marietta.

Any full-time Marietta College student completing at least 15 credit hours with a grade point average of 3.75 or better in a given semester is recognized as a dean's list high honors list student for that semester.

McComb named to dean's list at Marietta College

MARIETTA -- Marietta College student Emily Suzanne McComb of Gnadenhutten has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2009 semester. McComb, a graduate of Indian Valley High School, Gnadenhutten, is majoring in advertising and public relations at Marietta.

Any full-time Marietta College student completing at least 15 credit hours with a grade point average of 3.50 to 3.749 in a given semester is recognized as a dean's list student for that semester.