Newsmakers for Aug. 10, 2019:
• Pillow Academy student Dia Chawla of Greenwood has been named to the National Society of High School Scholars. The society recognizes students who have demonstrated leadership, scholarship and community commitment.
• U.S. Air Force Airman Kobie Moore graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
He is a 2017 graduate of Amanda Elzy High School.