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Graduates receive WBC award

Left to right: Coy Yasler, Dr. Tom Jones and Sara Burchfield (Source: WBC) Left to right: Coy Yasler, Dr. Tom Jones and Sara Burchfield (Source: WBC)
WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) -

Two recent graduates of Williams Baptist College won an award from the college.

The 2015 Founders Awards went to Sara Burchfield of Paragould and Coy Yasler of Ravenden, according to a news release from WBC.

The awards were presented during a luncheon on May 8 before they graduated on May 9.

Burchfield majored in missions at WBC, while Yasler majored in biology/pre-medicine, according to WBC.

Recipients of the Founders Award are chosen by voting faculty and administration members for those in the graduating class who are "outstanding representatives of the college and its ideals."

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