Three from Jackson County honored by TTU

Posted by Lori Shull - Monday, July 02 2012


thumb AS_JacksonTennessee Tech University students Lucas Hix, Katherine Breidert and Jonathan Williams are the 2012 recipients of academic awards from the College of Arts and Sciences.

Hix, a 2009 graduate of Jackson County High School is the son of Daniel and Anita Hix of Gainesboro and is a junior wildlife and fisheries science major at TTU. Hix received the B.L. and Lillian Ridley Scholarship for wildlife and fishery majors.

Hix is a member of Beta Beta Beta, the Biological National Honor Society, and the American Fisheries Society.

Breidert, a 2009 graduate of Jackson County High School is the daughter of Charles Breidert of Gainesboro and is a junior English major at TTU. Breidert received the Ray G. Ballew Scholarship for English majors.

She has performed at the Backdoor Playhouse in Oedipus Rex and Love’s Labour’s Lost.

Williams, a 2004 graduate of Jackson County High, is the son of Dennis and Lisa Mayberry of Cookeville and is a senior wildlife and fisheries major at TTU. Williams received the Bartoo Award.

Williams is the Student Fisheries Association vice president. 

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