AHS student becomes finalist

Jacob Lewellen, Augusta High School senior, was recognized for his selection as a National Merit Semifinalist last fall.  
The high school was notified yesterday that Lewellen has met all the requirements to advance to Finalist standing in the National Merit Scholarship Program.
In March, Jacob will find out if he is a scholarship winner.
AHS Principal Donna Zerr said, “This is the first time we've have a finalist in my time at AHS.  We've had a handful of semi-finalistd but first one for finalist.  We’re excited for Jacob.”