WHEELING, W.Va. -- Rachel Anderson of Newcomerstown graduated May 15 from West Virginia Northern Community College, Wheeling, W.Va.

Her degree is in medical assisting.

She is the daughter of Penny Taylor of Cadiz, Ohio, and Rocky and Kathy Anderson of Newcomerstown, Ohio.

Pictured with Rachel is Neil Supinski of Rayland, Ohio. Neil, is the son of Thomas and Cindy Supinski of Rayland, Ohio, received a degree in surgical technology.

Zehnder on dean's list

CANTON -- Brianna Zehnder of Stone Creek was named to the dean's list at Malone University in Canton for the spring 2009 semester. She maintained a 3.844 grade point average during the term.

Muskingum College posts dean's list students

NEW CONCORD -- Several local students have been named to the dean's list at Muskingum College in New Concord for the spring 2009 semester.

The local students include: Rachel L. Endlich, senior, Newcomerstown; Shannon R. Kenney, sophomore, Newcomerstown; Justin L. Harstine, senior, West Lafayette; Christopher McVay, senior, West Lafayette; and Dennis L. Wilson II, sophomore, West Lafayette.

To be named to the dean's list, students must attain strictly prescribed levels of academic performance in their overall grade point average.

Wears graduates from Heidelberg Univ.

TIFFIN -- Neal Wears of West Lafayette graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in education during Heidelberg University's commencement May 9.

Zane State College's winter quarter dean's list announced

ZANESVILLE -- Zane State College has released the names of the students on the winter quarter 2009 dean's list. Each student earned a 3.5 or better grade point average. Local students are listed by hometown.

Newcomerstown -- Adam Downer, Grace Gardner, Keelyne Kissel, Jordan Rainsberg; and

West Lafayette -- Faith Allen, Jennifer Guenther, Heath Lahna, Jacqueline Richcreek.