5 named to Germantown Hall of Fame
The highest honor that can be bestowed upon a graduate of Germantown High School is to be selected to the Hall of Fame. Those who will be honored must have made a good and prudent academic effort, have a respectful attitude, cooperative spirit, good character, demonstrate good citizenship and be a positive role model. The students must also have been active in co-curricular and extracurricular activities and have made a positive contribution to Germantown High School with a true love for the school. The seniors selected to the Hall of Fame truly possess all these characteristics.
Emma Ellard is the daughter of Irvin and Mandy Ellard. An accomplished writer, she has been a contributing writer for Madison County magazine, won several Scholastic Writing Awards and has an important part in the GHS literary magazine. She is a member of Speech and Debate, Student Government, the Theatre Department, and winner of numerous subject area awards. Emma was named a National Merit Finalist and won the Citizenship Award while earning all A’s during high school. She plans to attend Mississippi College in the Fall.
Kayla Young is the daughter of Keith and Camille Young. She is an active member of our SGA and served as Executive Co-President this year. She is also a member of Beta Club, FCA, track team and soccer team where she was named a Central MS Soccer All-Star and MVP. Outside of school, she is busy with Madison Junior Civitan, Madison County Youth Leadership, along with different church and community soccer organizations. She plans to attend Itawamba Community College in the Fall and play soccer.
John Murry McCullouch is the son of Brent and Susan McCullouch. He has been a member of Science Olympiad where he was top 3 in the state of MS, Beta Club, National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, and Spanish Club. He was the HOBY representative, a member of the Cross Country team all while maintaining straight A’s and winning numerous subject area awards. He is involved within the community where he dedicates his time to Joni and Friends, VBS, and Sonbeams. He plans to attend Vanderbilt University in the Fall.
Logan Nowell is the son of Jeremy and Tosha Nowell. He has been a member of the Academy of Healthcare Excellence where he won numerous awards and was named an Ambassador. Logan has also been a member of Beta Club, National Honor Society, and the tennis team. He is also involved with Madison they City Chamber of Commerce where he was a Junior Ambassador and a member of Youth Leadership. He volunteers at Grace Crossing and St. Dominic Hospital in his spare time. He plans to attend Mississippi State University in the Fall.
Kendall Austin is the son of Jamie and Daphane Austin. A member of Legacy Choir, he was also named to the All-State Honor Choir, SATB Honor Choir and the Choral Director’s Association. He is an influential member of the GHS band and has earned Honor Roll throughout high school. He has earned a plethora of subject area awards and also earned the Citizenship Award. He spends hours outside of school volunteering within the community. He plans to attend Mississippi State University in the Fall.