of Bailey was recently selected to participate in the 2014 Miss Teen Rocky Mount/Raleigh pageant competition Oct. 4. Brindle will compete in the Miss Teen division, one of four divisions that will have girls and young women ages 7 to 19 competing in modeling routines including casual and formal wear. If Brindle wins the title of Miss Teen Rocky Mount/Raleigh, she will go on to represent the area in the national competition in Orlando, Fl. Businesses, organizations and private individuals may sponsor her by contacting Tracy Brindle at 252-469-7121 or email@example.com.
• N.C. pathologistStanley J. Robboy
, MD, FCAP was recently named the 2014 Pathologist of the Year by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). Robboy was honored at the CAP annual conference in Chicago. He received the award for his leadership and significant contributions to patinet care through his over 40 years of service to the CAP.
• The Durham chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) recently presented their annual Cleo G. Yeager Scholarship Award toKaley Moser.
Moser is a junior at N.C. State University and is majoring in Industrial Engineering. She is a member of the NCSU Women’s Basketball team, the Fellowship of Cristian Athletes in Action, and a director for basketball camp at NCSU and Front Street Church.
• 11 Durham Public Schools seniors were named semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. Those students wereBenjamin M. Conner, Noah Mlyn, Gracy Y. Kirkpatrick,
andArdyn L. Flynt
, Durham School of the Arts;Daniel A. Dod
, Middle College High School;Zachary D. Balleisen
,Talia S. Smart, Leah A. Wuebbens, Emily S. Korest
andLeland M. MacDonald
, Riverside High School; andEmmeline J. Redick
, Jordan High School.
of Durham has been named to the Dean’s List for UNC Asheville’s Summer 2014 semester. The Dean’s List is made up of full-time students who have achieved between a 3.5 and 3.99 GPA.
•Leslie Elizabeth Pierce
graduated from UNC Asheville in August. She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, University Research Scholar, with a distinction in Sociology.