School & sports news for Aug. 15

Latham on honors list

Ryan Latham, son of Amissville residents Stephen and Dawn Latham, was named to Randolph-Macon Academy’s President’s List for the fourth quarter of the 2012-13 school year. To be named to the President’s List, Latham, a seventh-grader at the academy last year, had to achieve a 4.0 GPA or higher for the quarter.

Settle to JMU

James Madison University is excited to welcome the class of 2017 to campus this month. The incoming freshman class represents an accomplished, diverse group of individuals who hail from 29 states, Washington, D.C. and 30 countries around the world. Among them is Flint Hill resident Kelsa Settle, who plans to major in interdisciplinary liberal studies.