BHS 11-12 March Students-of-the-Month

Apr 25th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Education

Pictured from left:  Samantha King and Madison Finley

Pictured from left: Samantha King and Madison Finley

Samantha King has been chosen by the faculty as the senior student-of-the-month for March at Beebe High School. She is the daughter of Sheila Barkowsky and Mark King. Samantha is a two-year athletic trainer assistant for the Beebe Badger football team and enjoys attending the games, practices, and team camps. Samantha is a member of the Library Club, Spanish Club, FCCLA, and is a library worker. Currently, Samantha is employed at Hays Clothing in Searcy. Her plans for the future include attending Henderson State University in Arkadelphia.

Madison Kaylin Finley has been chosen as the junior student-of-the-month for March. Madison is the daughter of Kaye and Joe Bill Finley of Beebe. Kaye is the Beebe Elementary librarian and Joe Bill works for Bruce Oakley’s Fertilizing Company in Beebe. Madison’s grandparents are Ms. Eunice Wise of Beebe and the late Willy and Mabel Spears of Norfork. Madison has a twin sister, Melanie.

Madison is currently serving as the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) reporter and historian along with the Key Club historian. She is also a member of the BHS band where she plays tuba and clarinet. Madison is also very involved in her community earning over 40 community service hours during the past school year. This year Madison has been selected to attend the 2012 Arkansas Girls’ State at Harding University from May 28th to June 1st. She was also chosen to attend Arkansas Governor’s School from June 10th to July 7th to study in the field of English and Language Arts.

Madison is a very active student in the high school’s Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) program. She is currently a Cadet Captain and holds the position of Information Management Officer. Through this program, she was able to attend the Arlington Summer Leadership Program which is a week-long boot camp at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas.

Madison’s future plans include attending Arkansas State University at Jonesboro with a major of Wildlife Biology and Management and a minor of English language. Madison loves being with her family and friends and being in nature. She is a die-hard Saint Louis Cardinals and Arkansas Razorbacks fan.

Congratulations to Samantha and Madison for being chosen as the Beebe High School 11-12 students-of-the-month.