1. Archive


Published Sep. 4, 2005

Ann Marshall, daughter of Jean and Ken Blaine of Dunedin, graduated with honors from the University of Florida with a bachelor's degree in human resources and development. While attending the university, she was an active member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority and several other organizations. She was accepted into the master's program at the University of Florida for counselor education. She was a 1998 graduate of Dunedin High School, where she was active in swimming, the National Honor Society, chorus and cheerleading.

Trevor Rhodes, son of Melanie and Dusty Rhodes of Crystal Beach, graduated with honors from the University of Florida, where he earned a bachelor of arts degree in criminology with a minor in sociology. He is a member of Golden Key National Honor Society and Collegiate Scholars. He was accepted into the Florida Levin College of Law. He is a 1998 graduate of Tarpon Springs High School.

Jillian Howard, daughter of Bill and Jillian Howard of Dunedin, won 37 medals in Highland Dancing at the Highland Games in Scotland. She was named the Best Overall Dancer in the 15 years and under category at the Taynuilt Highland Games and Langholm Highland Games. She was also named Best Florida Dancer and Dancer of the Day at Dunedin Highland Games in April. Howard is an honor student at Dunedin High School.

Jennifer E. Smolansky, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Smolansky of Clearwater, graduated with honors from Columbia University with a bachelor of arts degree. She was a member of Delta Gamma Sorority and interned with the U.S. mission to the U.N. and Fox News Network. She is a certified children's vision screener and participated in the Prevent Blindness America program. She also was a member of the Inter-Greek Council. She is a 1998 graduate of the St. Petersburg High School International Baccalaureate program.

Lindsay Anne Holmes, daughter of Ed and Alice Holmes of Palm Harbor, has been awarded the Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation Scholarship. The scholarship offers financial assistance and educational leadership training to fraternity members who meet high academic standards. She is a member of the fraternity's Epsilon Zeta chapter at Florida State University, where she is studying elementary and special education. She is a member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Pi Lambda Theta, Phi Eta Sigma and Golden Key International Honor Society. She is a 2000 graduate of Palm Harbor University High School International Baccalaureate program.

Garrett Tyler, son of Gary and Janet Tyler of Palm Harbor, was selected for the National Student Leadership Conference on Business and Technology, a leadership development program for outstanding high school students. During the conference he heard speakers from business and government, worked with a student group on a marketing project, participated in a ropes challenge course and visited the Capitol.