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MORRISTOWN – The start of the local Union Secondary School is set for 6 p.m. Friday in the secondary school gymnasium.

Shelby Hannahs is valedictorian, and Marissa McGary receives salutatorian honors.

Hannahs is the daughter of Terrie Toothman and Bill Doty of Bethesda. She finished her high school career with a cumulative grade point average of 4.831. While a student at Union Local, she was a four-year member of the drama club, where she performed on stage with roles in several musicals. Hannahs was also a two-year member of the Art Club, a member of the Senior Prom Court, and a two-year member of the Local Union Chapter of the National Honor Society, where she served as Treasurer. As a College Credit Plus student, she also attended Belmont College, where she remained on the Dean’s List and received her associate’s degree in general science with honors.

Outside of school, his works have received first place awards at the Oglebay Institute Stifel Fine Arts Center and the University of Otterbein’s annual high school art exhibition. She has also received accolades from the Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition and West Liberty’s MadFest. On weekends, she attends Church Alive in Key Ridge, where she enjoys singing and spending time with her family.

In the fall, Hannahs plans to attend Miami University in Oxford, Ohio on a full scholarship. She will specialize in public health: human diseases and epidemiology, and will also specialize in premedical studies. Shelby aspires to become a medical oncologist to research cancer prevention and treatment.

McGary is the daughter of Chad and Dana McGary of Flushing. She finished her high school career with a 4.736 GPA. While in high school, she was a softball team member for three years, team captain for two years, student council member for two years, and is now on the principal’s council, a two-year member of the Honor Society national board, where she is president, class officer for all four years, three as class president but she is currently class vice-president, one year art club member as president. A four-year member of the Spanish club, she was active on the prom and reunion planning committees and served on the junior prom court, senior prom court and homecoming court where she won both the prom queen and prom queen, and she was chosen to be a sixth-grade camp counselor her freshman year. Athletically, McGary is a three-year-old softball man of letters and won All-Eastern District First Team as well as the Buckeye 8 award in 2021. She and her team were 2021 Sectional Champions as well as District Finalists the same year. In her spare time, she volunteers with the East Richland Evangelical Church, particularly with the youth group, and she also volunteers with the Union Local Youth Softball Organization, where she helps aspiring pitchers and receivers. She plans to attend Marietta College in the fall to pursue studies in pre-physiotherapy in hopes of one day earning her doctorate in physical therapy.

ULHS Director Zac Shutler will introduce the class at the ceremony, and Board Chair Dr. Shaun Roe will accept the class.

Music will be provided by the school orchestra, conducted by April Linard, and the school choir, conducted by Shayne Woodland. Juniors Kelly Gress, Douglas Butts and Reagan Vinskovich will serve as marshals with Franklin Saffell and Jared Miller as ushers.

The class of 2022 includes:

Jesse Cole Amos

Mason Scott Amos

Ryan Kenneth Anderson

Connor Chester Baker

Samuel Alexander Easthom Barricklow

Marc Douglas Bell

Ethan Michael Blawut

Ethan Charles Bomboris

LincolnLarry Boyer

Bo Edward Brandon

Paige Marie Briggs

Kaelyn Mae Brokaw

Matthew Allan Bumgardner

William Elijah Butterworth

Aaron Douglas Busby

Map of Addison Lynn

Emily Margaret Carkhuff

Alleigh Mikael Marie Cheatham

Ashley Michelle Clegg

Cyrus’ Clay Comas

Hunter Izaiah Coulter

Zachary Taylor Dallas

Charlee Ann Daugherty

Elijah Stephens Davis

Morgan Danielle Doan

Liam Nathaniel Drake

Evan Garret Edwards

Farmer Kaleb Teon

Cheyenne Kateri Fillipovich

April Dawn Funkhouser

Matthew Larry Garrett

Derick Walter Garrison

Nathaniel Jaryan Gibson

Gage Michael Gossett

Colin Matthew Greenwood

Keira Nicole Gregor

Matthew Lucas Grob

Kaylee Rachelle Hammel

Shelby Lynn Hannahs

Jocelyne Marie Heiney

James Roger Helms

Halie Nicole Henderson

Dakota James Richard Hess

Brianna Marie Hoffman

Ember Elizabeth Rose Ignacak

Trent Jeremiah Jack

Mallory Marie Jeffers

Jonathan William Kemp

Kade Riley Kiser

Gwendolyn Dee Kovacs

John Marcus Koyder

Gavin James Loy

Ava Lynn Lucas

Devin Jacob Lucas

Jalynn Jean Lucas

Morgan Perle Lucas

Connor William Luyster

Thomas Allen Lynn

Abigail Joelle Marinelli

Kirsten Love McBride

Madison Joycellen McBride

Caden James, Earl McElroy

Marissa Danielle McGary

Kylie Michelle McGinnis

Valorie Lyn McGuire

Caleb Jay McWhorter

Hannah Elisabeth Merritt

Aidan Bruce Milliken

Sawyer Van Moore

Dylan Michae Morris

Aidan Michael Myers

Taylor Lee Ann Jane Namyslosky

Joshua Michael Neidert

Elijah Paul Neilson

Alesha Brianne Noel

Kyle Faith Magturo Orquilla

Brenton David Orr

Samantha Brooklyn Orr

Isabelle Benton Parker

Karlie Renee Parker

TylerWilliam Patterson

Coleman Vernon – James Peck

Brenna Nicole Perkins

Michael Wayne Perkins

Jacob Clayton Perlman

Jacob Reed Philips

Logan David Shawn Phillips

Tyler Chase Pitner

Sarinitee Aleasia Poole

Gavin Henry

Michael Pouerie

Acacia Denae Raspberry

Baylee Rae Rex

Jaci Jo Laura Reynolds

Ethan Robert Saunders

Madison Nicole Schaefer

Hannah Elizabeth Scott

Sierra Jade Scott

Emma Grace Sroka

Alexis Allison

Porier Stewart

Kalleigh Renee Stoner

Cody William Street

Shane Alexander Tidrick

Tabitha Marie Tomich

Kaylee Rose Turner

Gavin Louis Underwood

Alexis Lynn Usenick

Haley Dakota Vanhorn

Dakotah Marie Verbeck

Jacob Michel Vigoffi

Cade Michael Vingino

Breanna Michelle Wagoner

Laura AlexysSue Weaver

Dakota Duane Wells

Cayden Christophe


Joshua Daniel Williams

Nathan David Woollard

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