Notables: Aug. 6
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• Philanthropic Educational Organization Chapter L of Chapel Hill celebrated its 50th anniversary in July. Over the past 50 years, Chapter L has contributed over $60,000 towards women's education and assisted many women throughout North Carolina in fulfilling their educational goals.
• Madeleine Wood and Virginia Wood, daughters of Wendy Wood and Michael E. Wood Jr. of Chapel Hill, have been named to the honor roll for the 2013-2014 year at Saint Mary’s School in Raleigh. Madeleine graduated in May with high honors, and Virginia is a rising 10th-grader. To be eligible for the honor roll, a student must maintain a weighted GPA of 3.5 or higher in at least five courses while maintaining the status of a student in good standing with the Judicial Board and administration.
• The Fletcher Academy student Thomas Insko, from Chapel Hill, has been selected to become a member of the National Honor Society of High Scholars. The Society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment.
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