At their July Council Meeting, Midway Mayor Mildred Whittington and Town Council members, Dollie Blue, Derrick Hurt, Roy Murray, George M. Parham and Richard Parker, recognized the outstanding academic achievements of Zy’kearia Beachem and Kentavious Pugh.
Zy‘kearia was the Valedictorian of the Class of 2019 and the recipient of the Principal’s Award. The Mayor presented Miss Beachem with a plaque and the Mayor’s Award Certificate which recognizes outstanding academic achievement by a student living in the Town of Midway.
The Mayor’s Award Certificate was given to Kentavious Pugh too. He was also a recipient of the Principal’s Award.
He has already entered the military and the award accepted by his grandmother, Christian Pugh. Miss Beachem has received several scholarships and will be starting her freshman year at Tuskegee University.
Miss Beachem is the daughter of Town Clerk, Ms. Patrice Beachem.
The Mayor, also, recognized the Town Clerk’s recent achievements. She has graduated from Troy University and has completed the training to become a Certified Municipal Clerk.