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Whitted, Beach co-valedictorians at Central Linn

Whitted, Beach co-valedictorians at Central Linn

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Central Linn valedictorians Ethan Whitted and Molly Beach.

HALSEY — Ethan Whitted of Brownsville and Molly Beach of Shedd will lead the Central Linn High School Class of 2017 as valedictorians at a June 10 commencement.

Ethan has an unweighted GPA of 4.0 and a weighted GPA of 4.10.

He is the son of Ron and Jeanne Whitted.

Ethan is the president of the National Honor Society, captain of the speech and debate team, a member of the Central Linn Youth Safety Organization and a student council member. He is also a Central Linn Site Council member, an outdoor school counselor and a member of the band.

Ethan has been on the Honor Roll all four years, a SMART reader at the elementary school, an elementary school mentor and was a homecoming court prince.

He played soccer, participated in track and was the Junior First Citizen nominee for Central Linn.

Ethan plans to study computer science in college.

Molly Beach is co-valedictorian with a GPA of 4.15.

She is the daughter of Michael and Elizabeth Beach.

She is a member of the National Honor Society, Central Linn Youth Safety Organization and leadership. She has served as the Student Council vice president, been honored as a student of the month, was on the junior homecoming court and has been an elementary school mentor and a SMART reader at the elementary school.

Molly plans to attend Corban University in the fall, where she will major in Christian ministry, with a degree in ministry. She hopes to have a career in children’s ministry in a church or Christian organization.

Central Linn High School Class of ‘17

Aubrey Ashcraft, Molly Beach, Mia Branson-Byerley, Nicole Cavill, Devan Chambers, Noelle Chapman, Jasmine Conner, Tabitha Ealy, Kayla Easter, Kitiara Evans, Kobe Ferrell, Pascual Figueroa, Andre Holmes, Nataya Hostetler, Seth Hoyer, Ben Hughes, Austin Hunsaker, Logan Israel, Chandler Jeppsen, Devin Johnson, Taylor Jones, AJ Keyser, Anne Laurance, Mitch Lehto, Kasey McLaughlin, David Mendoza, Roberto Montemayor, Hailey Nelson, Braden Nightingale, David Owens, Mercedes Patterson-Mendez, Sara Perry, Alyessa Pressey, Jason Reese, Tobias Rhoads, Boon Ricter, Jacob Rossell, Iliyah Stewart-Salsman, Meagan Smith, Sabrina Smith-Amos, Kyler Stutzman, Sky Thomas, Ciarra Tressel, Hannah Turner, Emily Vanderstelt, Ethan Whitted.

Contact Linn County reporter Alex Paul at 541-812-6114.


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