HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — More than 1,100 students were awarded degrees from Marshall University on December 12, 2015. Area residents receiving degrees were:
- Boone — Matthew Steven Stollings of Foster; Bradley D. Ball of Madison; Colby Blake Treadway of Peytona; Barbara Ann Deal and Lisa Jeanette Hildebrand, both of Seth, and Aaron Matthew Pettry of Whitesville.
- Lincoln — Morgan Paige Hoke, Shawn Allen McComas, Jordan Lindsay Moore, and Jessica Nacole Toppins, all of Branchland; Amanda Michele Meadows of Culloden; Lindsay Brooke Edmonds of Hamlin; Julie Alexandria Baisden and Sara Danielle Henson, both of Harts; Emily Layne Cooper of West Hamlin, and Kyle Wayne Marcum of Yawkey.
- Logan — Thomas Shane Bailey, Elizabeth Anne Baldwin, Erica Renee Farley, Victoria Del-Rae Maynard, Aaron Thomas Preece and Hannah Rochelle Secrist, all of Chapmanville; Kala Rae Wiley of Chauncey; Kelli Allison Rozzell of Davin; Alexandria Brooke Conn, Allison Danielle Farris and Bryan Michael Kidd, all of Logan; Erin Elizabeth Burgess of Man; Shirley Dardi of Mount Gay; Elysse Lynn Burkhamer of Peach Creek; Dana Rose Evans of Verdunville and Tyler Jackson Perry of Wilsondale.
- Mingo — Justin Kyle Baisden, Stephanie Nicole Dempsey, Robert Franklin Evans, Amy Brooke Hall, Rhonda Gay Newsome, Tiffany Lynn Perry, Lindsey Kara Preece and Daniel Mark Sizemore, all of Delbarton; Lu Ann Browning, Danielle LeeAnne Butcher, Allison Kate Endicott and Stephanie Nanette Endicott, all of Gilbert; Paula G. Brewer of Kermit; Jaclyn Eileen Hall of Lenore; Chaz Austin Clusky of Matewan; Alicia Brooke Turner of North Matewan; Laura Lynn May of Thacker; Michael Thomas Williams of Varney and Brittney Ashten Baisden, Richard Daniel Duncan, Taylor Aubrey Elkins, Justin Willie Hensley, Morgan A. Henson, Velma Rose Starr and Jessica N. Workman, all of Williamson.
- Wyoming — Micheale Elizabeth Morgan of Clear Fork; Kristen Elizabeth Rose of Ikes Fork; James Edward Phillips of New Richmond; Kara Nicole Halsey and Justin Rey Thacker, both of Pineville, and Kiersten Caree Rose of Welch.