Harvest Happenings – June 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Harvest high school graduates!

by Page Austin, Lifestyle Manager

Can you believe it is already June? Where did the year go? I know lots of parents are asking that very question as their child graduated last month from high school. In a blink of an eye, their babies are now young adults heading off to their next adventure.

For those heading to college, we know the transition can be scary so we hosted a college panel to help answer questions. We brought back four college students who spent an evening talking about the transition. They talked about everything from class schedule, meal plans, what to bring to your dorm, and pitfalls to avoid.

Grant Weitzer, junior at Texas Tech University, told the audience to “make sure you have a routine, study, and most importantly have fun!” One piece of advice from Jeff Woelfel, sophomore at St. Louis College of Pharmacy, was “don’t ever give up or get discouraged by a bad grade because there are a lot of resources and people around to help.”

We really appreciated these college students spending an evening with these graduating seniors! Please help us congratulate our 2018 Harvest Seniors! #HarvestProud

Kassidy Keith: Graduating with honors from Liberty Christian School. She will be attending Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA, where she will pursue her education in Forensic Science with a minor in Russian. She has also been offered a spot on their competition shotgun team, where she will compete in Trap, Skeet, Sporting Clays, and International Trap.

Avery Pino: Graduating from Argyle High School. She is looking to attend either University of North Texas, UT Arlington, or UT Dallas. She is considering a major in marketing or business administration.

Sam Smiley: Graduating from Argyle High School. Sam will be attending the University of Louisiana Monroe. He plans on majoring in construction management.

Mackenzie Lore: Graduating from Argyle High School. Mackenzie is heading to France for a year as an exchange student.

Anthony Coito: Graduating from Byron Nelson High School. He will be attending Oklahoma State University School of Music.

Luis Rascon: Graduating from Oakridge School in Arlington, TX. He received the Royal Blue Scholarship to attend Tulsa University. He will be pursuing a law degree.

Payton Marley: Graduating from Argyle High School. Payton is heading to the University of Texas in the fall.

Massimo Grieco-Barnett: Graduating from Byron Nelson High School. He is going to Baylor University in the fall.

Madeline Hermann: Graduating from Argyle High School. She will be attending Oklahoma State University in the fall.

Spencer Strachan: Graduating from Argyle High School. Spencer will enlist in the Air Force and will serve his country.

Alex Miguel: Graduating from Argyle High School. Alex will be attending Agnes Scott Women’s College in Decatur, GA. She will be pursuing a degree in International Relations.

Christian Zarcone: Graduating from Argyle High School. Christian will be attending Newbury College in Massachusetts on a lacrosse scholarship.

Cody Fenn: Graduated from Nation Ford High School in Fort Mill, SC, in December. Cody will be attending Texas A&M in the fall studying Computer Science.

CTG Staff
CTG Staff
The Cross Timbers Gazette is a locally-owned and operated regional newspaper and website covering community news and people in southern Denton County, TX, including the communities of Argyle, Bartonville, Canyon Falls, Copper Canyon, Double Oak, Flower Mound, Harvest, Highland Village, Lantana and Robson Ranch.

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