Borden students receive honors, awarded scholarships
Borden High School recently announced the names of their students who were honored at its award program. The following is a list of these students and their awards. Allison Rademacher received Summa Cum Laude status.
Wesley Chapel UMC – Life Cycle of a Building, Growth of a Church
Virginia Shannon, wife of Pastor Lloyd Shannon, proudly welcomed all to Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church at the inception of its beautiful sanctuary located on State Street in New Albany, in 1964.
Floyd Central High School held their commencement ceremony over the weekend and 435 students took part. Complete coverage of Floyd Central’s graduation will be in the June 13 issue of The Banner Gazette.
Floyd Central’s basketball team will present the Floyd Central Highlander Boys Basketball Camps that will run throughout the month of June. All sessions will take place at Highland Hills Middle School. The camp director will be FC varsity coach Randy Gianfagna.
1954 championship basketball players to gather in Milan
More than a dozen of those tied to the 1954 Milan Indians basketball team that won Indiana’s State Basketball Championship plan to be in Milan Saturday, June 2 to sign autographs, field questions from the audience, and meet fans at a wine tasting event. Maris Valainis, who played Jimmy Chitwood in the movie “Hoosiers” is also scheduled to attend. The movie was written by Hoosier Angelo Pizzo after being inspired by the 1954 team, and first hit the screen in 1986.